The Truth About Cavities

What is a cavity, really? The word “cavity” refers to a hole or space found somewhere on the human body, and in this case, it refers to a hole in a tooth. But, cavities aren’t just empty, hollow holes in your teeth. In fact, the hole is actually tooth decay, which, when left unchecked, forms… Read more »

Bad Breath Can Often Be Treated With Oral Hygiene

Halitosis is commonly referred to as bad breath, and is an oral condition that can arise as a result of harmful bacteria emitting foul odors. If you struggle with bad breath and it’s affecting your self-esteem and relationships, our dentist and team are here to help. We can suggest additional effective oral hygiene habits to… Read more »

Can a Dental Veneer Help You Fall Back in Love With Your Smile?

With the rapid approach of the holidays, we urge you to keep your oral health in mind. Take care to make sure that you’re practicing effective oral hygiene techniques and visiting your dentist at regular intervals. If you struggle with aspects of your smile that you can’t control, you may want to consider cosmetic dental… Read more »

Where Did Toothbrushes Originate?

Have you ever wondered when and where toothbrushes were invented? Toothbrushes have an interesting history that goes back thousands of years. Dr. and our team are happy to share some toothbrush facts with you. Around 3500 BC, the Egyptians and Babylonians used a twig with a frayed end to clean their teeth. These toothsticks have… Read more »

Do You Have Questions About Flossing? Here Are Your Answers

Sometimes the flossing technique required in your oral hygiene routine can seem a bit complicated. This is often due to not quite knowing how to clean your smile or why you need to floss. If you have questions about flossing, it can result in an improper flossing routine, which won’t help your smile. So, to… Read more »

Caring for Your Toothbrush for Healthy Teeth

You take care of brushing and flossing every day–but do you take care of your toothbrush? Your brushing will only be effective if you have effective tools. Here are some tips for taking care of your toothbrush. First, make sure your toothbrush is only used for your own teeth. Sharing toothbrushes is damaging to your… Read more »

What Oral Health Benefits Can Endodontics Provide?

Within general dentistry their lies many branches that specialize in certain tasks pertaining to your oral health. One such branch is endodontics, which is a highly advanced form of dentistry that is primarily concerned with the roots and pulps of teeth. Do you know what oral health benefits endodontics can provide are? Here are a… Read more »

Making an Effort to Prevent Cavities

No matter how hard you may try, sometimes it seems that cavities sneak into your mouth despite your best effort. Making an effort to prevent cavities is always a good idea, but you can always use additional help. Listed below are some ways to prevent cavities: – Make an effort to brush your teeth at… Read more »

What Do You Know About Dental Crowns?

What do you know about dental crowns? Here at in , , we understand not everyone is familiar with the dental terminology, which is why we are happy to provide you with some basic information about dental crowns and how they can help you. Dental crowns are unique, custom-made covers placed over a tooth to… Read more »

Have You Suffered the Loss of a Tooth Recently?

Have you suffered the loss of a tooth recently? If you have any lost or missing teeth or are scheduled for a tooth extraction in the near future, it is a good idea to have a replacement set in your mouth as soon as possible. Leaving an empty void in your mouth can lead to… Read more »