Protecting Your Teeth Is as Easy as Following a Routine

When you fall behind in your oral health care, it can be easy to feel lost. If you’re suffering from cavities, it takes time and treatment to get rid of bacterial infection. However, if you want to stay out in front of oral health issues, it can be as easy as following a routine. Whether it’s your home care routine, or making routine visits to the dentist’s office, consistent care is key. When you stick to your routine, you’ll remove bacteria from teeth and prevent cavities from developing. It’s all about committing to a routine. (more…)

Replace Your Missing Tooth and Start Smiling Again

It’s easy to feel self conscious about your smile when you’re missing one or many teeth. Missing teeth cause gaps in your smile, and you may not feel as inclined to share it with the world. This can hold you back in professional and social settings alike. If you’re tired of hiding your smile, it’s time to replace your missing tooth and start smiling again. Dental prosthetic options like a dental implant allow you to do just that. Dental implants are strong, reliable, and recreate the appearance of your original tooth. (more…)

Are You In Love with Your Smile?

Valentine’s Day is almost here, which means love is in the air! Whether or not you have a special someone in your life, everyone deserves to love their smile. A bright, beautiful smile helps you stand out in a room, and feel confident interacting with others. So, do you love your smile? If not, don’t lose hope — cosmetic dentistry provides plenty of solutions. If you need to combat surface stains, uneven teeth, or the damage left by tooth decay, talk to your dentist. There is a cosmetic dentistry solution waiting for you. (more…)

How Can I Restore My Damaged Tooth?

Do you feel great about the state of your teeth? Many people experience some wear or infection in their teeth, and rather than making a dentist appointment, they wait for the problem to go away. This is a huge mistake! If you’re experiencing a problem with your teeth, you need to seek treatment as soon as possible. Many damaged teeth can be restored with proper care. However, the longer you do nothing, the more damage will be done, especially in cases of bacterial infection. In today’s blog, we cover how your dentist can restore your damaged tooth. (more…)

You Can Professionally Whiten Your Teeth from Home

No one likes the appearance of yellowed or discolored teeth. However, nearly everyone experiences some level of staining on their teeth. That’s because acid from the food and drinks you consume have an effect on your teeth. They leave behind residues in the dental enamel that cause this flaw in appearance. Over time, you may really start to notice this staining. Luckily, professional teeth whitening can remove many of these stains. Whitening with your dentist can significantly brighten your smile, allowing you to feel good about the state of your teeth. (more…)

What Solutions Are There for Missing Teeth?

You you missing teeth from your smile? Throughout your life, your teeth can become damaged, broken, or even missing. Serious decay can cause teeth to fall out. In these cases, you may be faced with some tough decisions. Missing teeth can necessitate lifestyle changes and cause pain. They also disrupt your smile, and can cause a lack of confidence. You don’t want this condition to rule your life. You need a solution for missing teeth. The best thing you can do is learn more about your options. Depending on your situation and the severity of your tooth loss, you can find the right solution for you. (more…)

Why Would I Need Root Canal Therapy?

You may have heard the procedure “root canal therapy” referenced before, but you might not be sure what the treatment actually is. If your dentist is recommending root canal therapy for a tooth, it’s most certainly because you need it. Root canal therapy isn’t an elective procedure. In fact, in many cases, it’s the only way to save a tooth. When the roots of your tooth become infected, this can weaken the integrity of the entire tooth, eventually causing it to fall out. On this week’s blog, we explore when and why you would need root canal therapy. (more…)

A New Year’s Resolution That Will Save You Time and Money

It’s the end of the year, and that means it’s time to start picturing what 2019 will look like. This is the time for new year’s resolutions. People often make resolutions for personal betterment. How about a resolution that will better you, and save you time and money? In 2019, resolve to take better care of your teeth! This lifestyle adjustment can offer a higher quality of life while saving you time and money as well. When you take good care of your teeth, you enjoy the benefits of a beautiful smile, and you avoid costly treatment. (more…)

Stop the Spread of Decay with a Dental Filling

Tooth decay is the greatest threat to your overall oral health. Your mouth is full of bacteria. It’s on your gums, your tongue, and the surfaces of your teeth. Most of that bacteria is harmless. However, some of it produces acid that can wear away at your enamel. This bacteria is responsible for tooth decay. When you fail to remove plaque from the surfaces of your teeth, your enamel grows thinner, and infection can spread. Your dentist can stop infection and accompanying tooth decay from spreading by administering a dental filling. (more…)

Dental Checkups Set You Up for Success

We all tend to prioritize different obligations and commitments in life, and that means that sometimes you have to put things on the back burner. It’s the only way to stay organized when you have a busy schedule. However, some things you can’t afford to ignore. One of those obligations is your biannual dentist checkup and cleaning. Dental checkups set you up for success. A thorough, professional cleaning removes plaque buildup and halts cavity formation. The examination portion of your visit gives your dentist the chance to take a close look at your teeth and make sure that no structural problems are developing. (more…)