The Basics: Dental Erosion Prevention

Are you familiar with the devastating effects that dental erosion can cause to your mouth? Dental erosion is a condition in which your tooth enamel is slowly worn away by harmful acids that may be present. Typically, these acids are produced by plaque buildup. Oftentimes, it means that your oral hygiene may be slacking, and… Read more »

Addressing Dry Mouth in Your Smile

If you are unfamiliar with dry mouth, we invite you to review these dry mouth facts and speak with our dentist about treatment options: – Dry mouth is a common dental issue: At some points in your life, you will experience an occasional dry mouth from nerves or stress, but this can also be a… Read more »

Topical Oral Analgesic Might Help Manage Pain While Seeking Emergency Dental Care

Athletic injuries and accidental falls are just two of the more common causes of oral trauma. This can potentially harm soft oral tissues and cause severe dental fractures. In these moments, you might need help managing the pain and assessing the severity of the trauma while you seek emergency treatment from our , Dr. …. Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: Enhancing the Appearance of Your Smile

You deserve a smile you love and a smile you’re proud of. Unfortunately, there are many things that can take the beauty away from your smile, like misaligned teeth, discolored teeth, uneven teeth, and more. The good news is that cosmetic dentistry can help you achieve the beautiful smile you want. Our dentist, Dr. ,… Read more »

Why Baby Bottle Tooth Decay is Significant

  Baby teeth will fall out no matter what, so what good does it do to clean them? If that’s what you believe, then this article is written for you! Baby teeth are important to your child’s overall health, both in adolescence and their adult life. Find out why by reading on below, and make… Read more »

A Key to Oral Health Success: Dental Erosion Prevention

  Protecting your smile is a requirement that you must practice every day. Everything from the habits you keep, to the cleaning methods you use, and the foods you eat, can drastically influence your oral health. Microscopic decay can occur at all times due to dental erosion, which is a process in which harmful acids… Read more »

A Tooth with Multiple Dental Fillings Might Need a Dental Crown

One small cavity or chip can sometimes be repaired with a simple dental filling made from amalgam or composite resin. In the case of a large molar or premolar, a secondary cavity or physical defect might also be repaired with a dental filling. However, some cavities and fractures can compromise so much tooth enamel that… Read more »

Don’t Delay in Having Chipped Dental Work Examined

Dental restorations and cosmetic enhancements like dental veneers are typically created from durable dental materials. These substances can rival the strength of natural tooth enamel, there are still some forces that can chip a piece of dental work. This is more likely to occur if you participate in athletic activities without a necessary mouth guard,… Read more »

You May Need a Dental Crown If You Have a Damaged Filling

We often use amalgam or composite dental fillings to repair small-to-moderate cavities. While dental filling material is resistant to tooth decay, the surrounding tooth enamel is still vulnerable and can be affected by time and poor oral hygiene. If tooth decay around a filling causes the filling to become distressed, Dr. may recommend a dental… Read more »

Details on Complete and Partial Denture Creation

If you’re interested in the way your dentist, Dr. , creates complete and partial dentures, you have come to the right blog! We are happy to explain the creation process so you can know a little more. For complete dentures, your dentist will extract any remaining teeth that are in the way. This is usually… Read more »