Dental Crowns vs. Dental Fillings

You probably know that there are a number of things you should do if you’re interested in keeping your pearly whites strong. Luckily, there are many things you need to do to keep your teeth strong, but did you know that dealing with tooth decay is one of them? If you don’t, it could spread… Read more »

Bi-Annual Teeth Cleanings: What You Should Know

Do you ever stay away from your dentist just because it slips your mind? While we understand that your time is important, you should visit our dentist twice every six months for a routine checkup. Again, we understand that visiting our dentist twice a year may seem excessive, but skipping these bi-annual cleanings can lead… Read more »

The Facts About Treating Tooth Decay

Have you ever chomped down on a favorite food only to have pain shoot through your mouth? While there are a number of potential reasons for this pain, did you know that tooth decay is one possible cause? Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to address tooth decay. For instance, if… Read more »

A New Smile

With the turn of the calendar, many people are setting resolutions to achieve various goals. A lot of these deal with health, but how many people take the time to think about a resolution that can affect their smile? This is a great time of year to restore your smile with the use of dental… Read more »

Which Is Better: Amalgam or Composite Fillings?

What is the best dental service for filling in cavities? Is it the new-age wonders that composite fillings can provide or are the age-old tried-and-true dental amalgams the best option? The truth is that both services are great at combating cavities in their own way, with each type having their own set of unique benefits…. Read more »

How to Provide Quality First Aid for a Knocked-Out Tooth

The American Association of Endodontists estimates that nearly five million teeth are knocked out each year. Many of these are a result of athletic activities or household accidents. When this happens, the oral trauma is often significant, requiring immediate first aid and professional treatment. If you have blood or debris in your mouth, you can… Read more »

6 Reasons to Own a Pair of Dentures

Dentures are often used in situations where you have suffered severe tooth damage or tooth loss. Whether you are in need of partial or complete sets, dentures can fill in the gaps left behind from tooth loss. The wonderful dentists here at strive to craft your ideal pair of dentures. Below are 6 reasons to… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Repaired Before a Cavity Develops

Your tooth enamel is composed of densely packed microscopic mineral crystals. This gives your teeth the strength to bite, chew and grind hard foods. As hard as the enamel is, there are some situations, like grinding your teeth, nibbling on pens and pencils, or suffering a blow to the face, that can carry enough unnatural… Read more »

It’s Never Too Late to Get Invisalign®

We all know people who have had, or currently have braces. Now consider how many of them were adults? Despite our oral health being just as important later in life, if not more so, adults tend to attach a stigma to the idea of wearing braces. Thankfully, clear braces have finally arrived. It’s never too… Read more »

How to Remineralize Your Teeth

Did you know that your enamel is the strongest substance in your mouth? But even though your enamel is strong, it can weaken over time. And once your enamel is gone, it’s gone forever–but your enamel can strengthen itself through a process known as remineralization. Fortunately, while remineralization is a natural process, there are a… Read more »