Contrary to popular opinion, orthodontic care isn’t just for teens. Millions of adults choose to straighten their teeth every year. Having a straight smile can make your social life more enjoyable, boost your confidence, and reduce your risk for common oral health concerns like gum disease and tooth decay. Our dentist offers Invisalign to accommodate… Continue reading 4 Reasons Adults are Straightening Their Teeth with Invisalign
Your child’s oral health is important at any age. Even young children can develop decay and other oral health maladies. Parents can protect their child’s teeth and gums by helping them clean their mouths, preparing healthy foods low in sugar and acid, and by keeping routine appointments with their family dentist. Cleaning Your Toddler’s Mouth… Continue reading Oral Health for Toddlers: How can I protect my child’s teeth?
Has your dentist told you that you need a dental crown? If so, you might be wondering why this common restoration is necessary. A dental crown is a versatile restoration that makes it possible to keep a badly diseased or injured tooth. Dental crowns are very durable, long-lasting, and when white materials are chosen, can… Continue reading When is a dental crown recommended?
Even if you take good care of your oral health, you might still require emergency dental treatment. A dental emergency could include broken or knocked out teeth, painful toothaches, and loose or lost restorations. As a general rule of thumb, a dental emergency means that you require immediate treatment. When a dental crisis arises, our… Continue reading What is considered a dental emergency?
Keeping your teeth and gums healthy requires some vigilance. Commonly consumed beverages like fruit juice, soda, cocktails, and even sweetened coffee and tea could do a number on your dental health. Consuming large amounts of sugar could drastically increase your risk for cavities and affect the pH of your mouth. Bear in mind that cavities… Continue reading Sugary Drinks and Dental Health
Invisalign offers an alternative orthodontic treatment to patients who want to straighten their smiles but are reluctant to pursue traditional braces in order to do so. This innovative system achieves that goal using clear plastic aligner trays instead, which offer a number of benefits to patients. Additionally, Invisalign can help patients achieve their smile goals… Continue reading 5 Benefits of Invisalign
We need our teeth to chew, speak clearly, and smile comfortably. It is very important for every member of your family to have a daily oral hygiene routine to keep teeth healthy and looking their best. Visiting the family dentist every six months will also help maintain great oral health. What Is Involved in a… Continue reading Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine Matters
Tooth loss can occur due to trauma, decay, or infection. And when it happens, it can be devastating. Thankfully there is a remarkable solution that allows the patient to have a tooth replacement that is so natural, it is indiscernible to others and feels just like your biological teeth. A visit with your implant dentist… Continue reading Why Dental Implants Are the Ideal Tooth Replacement Solution
The uses for a dental crown are plentiful. A tooth suffering from deep dental decay or a fracture can be saved; a restoration following root canal therapy can seal a tooth; or a covering for a dental implant can be provided … dental crowns play a significant role in the ability for patients to enjoy… Continue reading Will my dental crown be noticeable?
There is never a convenient time to deal with a dental emergency. Being prepared is the most advantageous approach you can take. Preparing for a Dental Emergency Be aware of your dental office hours and the emergency services they provide. Do they have someone on call to handle anything that might occur during the night… Continue reading Don’t Let a Dental Emergency Disrupt Your Plans