Why Do I have White Spots on My Teeth?


It’s not an uncommon occurrence to look in the mirror and find you have stains on your teeth. And these stains can come in many different colors. They may be brown, yellow or even a temporary bright blue or red from eating brightly colored foods or candy. However, what if these discolorations are white? Where [...]

Why Do I have White Spots on My Teeth?2019-08-20T09:47:21+00:00

There are no Vacations from Oral Hygiene


Summer is here and with it comes family vacations, camping, traveling, and exploring new places. These are an exciting next few months, but before you leave we’d like to offer a few tips and reminders about caring for your teeth and gums while your’re away from home and your normal routine. Visit the Dentist Before [...]

There are no Vacations from Oral Hygiene2019-07-19T11:28:47+00:00

Defeating Bad Breath


Bad Breath is the ‘Kill-Joy’ of Social Interaction Imagine sitting in the middle of a date, an interview, or a party with friends and realizing your breath is far from minty-fresh. We’ve all been there. Everything seems to be going along just fine and all a sudden our confidence is defeated and the event turns [...]

Defeating Bad Breath2019-07-15T13:52:12+00:00

Some Facts About Root Canals


There’s an old cliché; “That’s worse than getting a root canal”, sometimes expressed as, “I’d rather have a root canal than….”. Don’t worry, any dental technique that may have spawned these phrases is long gone. Having a root canal is not the painful, stressful, procedure you might think. Let’s take a look at some of [...]

Some Facts About Root Canals2019-07-15T14:05:31+00:00

Introduction to Veneers


Some of us have teeth that are not as white or as close to perfection as we would like them to be. Perhaps a tooth has been chipped or fractured. In some cases, teeth may have become discolored from age, smoking, or the beverages we drink. Veneers are a terrific, long-lasting solution for making your [...]

Introduction to Veneers2019-07-15T14:23:54+00:00

What to do About a Toothache


A toothache can strike without apparent notice, sometimes at the most inopportune times – at the beginning of the weekend or over the holidays. But no matter when that pain starts, having a toothache is no fun. Causes of a Toothache The most common reason for a toothache is decay, often a simple cavity, but [...]

What to do About a Toothache2019-07-15T14:59:49+00:00

Sugars Come in Many Guises


Pie, ice cream, sodas, and cake are some of the foods that come to mind when we think about the sugar we get in our diet. But many foods we may not think of as sweet also contain sugars, often hidden behind unclear and complicated labeling. Unfortunately, no matter under what name they hide, [...]

Sugars Come in Many Guises2019-07-15T16:41:03+00:00

Nail Biting and Your Dental Health


Between a quarter and a third of all children and nearly half of all teenagers bite their nails.  Whether from nervousness, anxiety, or simple habit, nail biting can have a negative effect on the person’s health. Nails that have been bitten down become ragged and uneven, sometimes damaging the nail bed.  The habit can also [...]

Nail Biting and Your Dental Health2018-12-11T18:28:42+00:00

The Connection Between Gum Disease and Dementia


Dementia affects tens of millions of people worldwide with millions of new cases being reported each year. Although, there is currently no cure for dementia, experts have discovered some steps one can take to decrease the chance of developing this condition or limiting its effects. Some preventative measures include not smoking, getting exercise, stimulating the [...]

The Connection Between Gum Disease and Dementia2018-12-11T18:29:52+00:00
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