The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

How to Manage Bruxism

The act of grinding and clenching teeth, also known as bruxism, is a problem for over 30 million children and adults. Often, many people are not aware that bruxism is a problem for them because they do it at night. On the other hand, many are aware that it is... Read more »

Gum – It’s Good for your Teeth

If we told you that chewing gum on a regular basis was good for your teeth, and your oral health, would you believe us? If not, we don’t blame you. It’s a hard connection to make, and to make sense of. But the truth is that gum has a ton... Read more »

Dental Flossing Options for Your Beautiful Smile

If you are struggling with choosing a dental floss for you, then you are reading the right blog! Dental floss is an important step that should be used each day to help keep your smile healthy and teeth and gums clean from plaque and bacteria. Our dentist, Dr. Alan L.... Read more »

Optimum Smile Construction: Teeth Whitening Treatments

To receive the oral health care your smile needs, it is essential to always make sure your teeth and gums are cleaned thoroughly. This includes severe oral health risks associated with having unsightly teeth and gums. However, if your teeth are cleaned and are simply stained or discolored, you may... Read more »

Habits to Avoid for Positive Oral Health

Habits play a considerable role in our lives. Habits affect how we eat, live, play, and our preferences in handling emotions like anxiety and stress. Some habits are helpful to keep your oral health in tip-top shape like brushing and flossing each day. Yet, there are other habits like chewing... Read more »