All You Need to Know About Tooth-Colored Fillings

Are you hesitant to repair your decayed tooth because you don’t want to fill your smile with metal or gold fillings? If so, we are thrilled to tell you that that’s not the case at our office! Our team is proud to offer composite fillings to help you improve the health of your smile as… Read more »

What to Do if Your Dental Crown Falls Out

If you are a proud wearer of a dental crown, you know the value it holds for your healthy smile. When you were first fitted for your dental crown, you know that it is designed to last a very long time. But what should you do if the unforeseen happens and the crown falls out?… Read more »

Why Dental Cleanings Are Important

Has your dentist ever told you that you should visit them every six months? Have you ever wondered why? If you have, we’re happy to answer that question. Your dentist or oral hygienist has specific tools that can clean your teeth more thoroughly than you can at home. This means that they can remove stains… Read more »

A Guide to Your Baby’s Primary Teeth

Usually, your baby’s first primary tooth will erupt when they are about six months old. Typically, by the time your child is two and a half years old, he or she will have a full set (about twenty) primary teeth. These teeth are extremely important because they: Keep space open for permanent teeth Support facial… Read more »

Why Do Teeth Need Whitening?

Many people wonder why they need a teeth whitening treatment, but there are many reasons why they should brighten their smile, like: 1.The natural progression of age causes teeth to become dull in color and shade. To return to your brilliant smile, you will need a whitening treatment. 2.Tobacco use is another reason as to… Read more »

Interesting Facts on Wisdom Teeth

Are you dreading the day that will see your wisdom teeth removed? Are you intimidated by the process? To help put you at ease, we’re excited to list a few pieces of interesting trivia about wisdom teeth. Do you ever wonder how wisdom teeth got their name? It’s because these teeth come in last, usually… Read more »

How Bad Are Root Canals?

Root canal therapy can be a very important treatment. In fact, this treatment may be necessary to save your tooth and to alleviate suffering. Sadly, despite its importance, root canal therapy is arguably the most feared of all dental treatments. But does this treatment really merit the dread associated with it? Honestly, no. Root canal… Read more »

Who Invented The Toothbrush?

Do you ever wonder who invented the toothbrush? Well, maybe you don’t wonder about that on a daily basis, but the history of the invention and evolution of our most common dental hygiene tools is actually very interesting. Toothbrush Toothbrushes used to be a twig that you chewed on. During the middle ages, people improved… Read more »

Do You Have Patches In Your Mouth? They May Be Leukoplakia

Leukoplakia are patches which are thick, white, and develop inside the mouth. Though generally non-cancerous, these patches can be uncomfortable and indicate more serious conditions. Here are a few things you should know about leukoplakia. How It Develops When tissues in the mouth become irritated, their cells can produce in excess, creating a growth that… Read more »

Mint Toothpaste

Have you ever noticed that just about every toothpaste you find at the store is mint flavored? From peppermint and spearmint to Mint Chocolate Trek, Vanilla Mint Spark, and Lime Spearmint Zest; the thing that nearly all toothpaste has in common is mint. Humans can distinguish hundreds of different flavors, so what is it about… Read more »