Oral and Throat Cancer Detection

Due to the risks associated with oral cancer, it is important to create a checklist that you review each day to determine if there are any signs of oral cancer present in your mouth. Small, daily checks for oral cancer symptoms could be vital for saving your mouth and your life. During your daily inspections,… Read more »

The Importance of Brushing Every Day

It is essential to brush your teeth every day. If you neglect to brush, you could be setting yourself up for gum disease, tooth loss, and even bone loss in your jaw. Keeping a healthy smile is essential to your oral health. To help you understand more about brushing and how to do it correctly,… Read more »

Tips for Dealing With Dry Socket

Do you have dry socket? If so, you’re likely experiencing a lot of pain. After a tooth is extracted, a blood clot forms in the socket. If that clot is displaced, the result can be dry socket. This can leaves the underlying bone and nerve exposed and vulnerable to infection. If you have dry socket,… Read more »

Avoiding Gum Disease During Pregnancy

You may be able to recite several of the changes that the female body experiences throughout pregnancy. But many people aren’t aware of changes that take place in the mouth and affect oral health. Pregnancy can lead to an increased risk of gum disease and it’s important to really care for your smile while pregnant…. Read more »

The Key to a Great Smile with Dental Veneers

If you wish to dramatically enhance the visual appearance of your smile, one highly effective tooth restoration treatment to consider is a dental veneer, also known as the porcelain or dental porcelain laminate. Dental veneers are extremely durable and can be crafted and customized to give you the exact smile you’ve always wanted. If you… Read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Composite Dental Fillings

If you ever suffer from dental erosion to the point that a hole forms in your tooth enamel, a cavity will arise. A cavity can lead to severe oral ailments and can potentially cause infections and tooth decay to occur due to bacteria entering a hole in the tooth. In order to prevent further damage… Read more »

The Uses for Dental Sealants

Why exactly do we apply dental sealants? The foremost reason is to protect your pearly whites from damage resulting from bacteria and leftover food particles in your mouth. Continue reading to find out what we mean by this. It can be tricky to brush every spot and corner of your teeth (including those hard-to-reach molars),… Read more »

This Holiday, Skip the Hard Candies

Think about things you shouldn’t chew on: pen caps, lollipop sticks and maybe even ice come to mind. But what about hard candies? Although hard candies, unlike most of that list, are edible, their tough structure is too tricky to chew on, and if you do chew on them, you will probably end up cracking… Read more »

Flossing: The Key to a Healthy Smile

Flossing is one important key to fantastic oral health. Our dental team cares deeply for the state of your teeth and gums–so let’s talk flossing. Brushing your teeth twice a day is, of course, essential for healthy teeth. It scrubs away food particles and plaque that can harden into tartar, causing cavities and other oral… Read more »

Focus Your Oral Health Care on Oral Emergencies

Have you ever suffered from an oral emergency before? If not, it is important to remember that a single moment in time due to an oral accident or injury is enough to completely destroy your smile. Thus, it is important to always make sure you’re taking the necessary steps to keep your smile safe from… Read more »