Monday, December 17, 2018

Stay cavity free during the holidays

It's easy to indulge in eggnog, cookies, and candy canes, but don’t let holiday treats dampen your Christmas spirit by causing tooth decay. For a holly jolly smile, follow these rules:

Monday, December 10, 2018

When is it time to say goodbye?

You thought your teeth would last a lifetime, but sometimes it’s just not meant to be. Having a tooth pulled is often necessary. Find out when it’s time to say goodbye:

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Learn the advantages of dental implants

Dental implants have many advantages. They look natural and can last a lifetime, but that's not all- learn more with this article from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

Monday, December 3, 2018

Have you been sick this holiday season?

Did you know? If you've been sick with the flu or a cold, you should toss your old toothbrush once you're better. Germs live on your toothbrush and can make you sick again for a longer period of time.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Experiencing gum irritation now that you're pregnant?
During pregnancy, hormonal changes can cause your gums to become easily irritated and inflamed. If you are pregnant and have experienced oral health changes, please contact our office to schedule an appointment.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

We’re rushing into the holiday season

We’re rushing into the holiday season. Wondering how can you keep your teeth healthy and still enjoy some festive treats? Limit yourself and don't overdo it on the junk food. Eating one sweet and then brushing is better than constant snacking.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Take the quiz

As adults, we tend push things aside that we don't see as a priority. Dental health should never be put on the backburner. Take this quiz to see how much you really know about your dental health:

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Did you know?

Dental implants can be brushed and flossed, just like natural teeth. In fact, without good oral hygiene patients are at risk of developing peri-implant disease.

Monday, November 5, 2018

November is National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month! Did you know that diabetes can affect your oral health? In fact, if you develop gum disease while having diabetes, controlling your blood sugar won't be as easy as you think. Schedule an appointment to keep your mouth in check and learn more here:

Thursday, November 1, 2018

How to teach your child to brush their teeth

For kids by kids! Watch this video with your kids to learn why it is important to brush their teeth regularly.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Five things you should know about dental implants

They look and feel natural, and make eating easier. Here are a few things you should know about dental implants:

Thursday, September 20, 2018

What is Prosthodontics?

If you’ve lost all of your natural teeth, from gum disease, tooth decay or injury, replacing missing teeth will benefit your appearance and your health. To learn more about dentures, continue reading here:

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Did you know?

Having your teeth cleaned regularly not only improves oral health but also lowers your risk of heart disease and dementia.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Did you know? Dental implants have big advantages

Dental implants have some big advantages. They look natural and can last a lifetime, but that's not all- Learn more with this article from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Schedule your end of the year appointment

Plaque is a hard white film that forms on the teeth. If neglected, it turns into tartar, which must be removed with a professional cleaning.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Monday, August 20, 2018

Save the fairy tale kingdom with your toothbrush

Save the fairy tale kingdom with your toothbrush! Download the Toothsavers Brushing Game for your child today and take action to reduce oral disease by helping your kid’s brush their teeth for two minutes, twice a day.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Take some time to relax and save your teeth

Take some time to relax and save your teeth! Stress manifests itself in many ways, including Bruxism. Bruxism is when you grind, gnash or clench your teeth, which can cause jaw pain, headaches and worn down teeth.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

If you fear going to the dentist you are not alone

Don’t let apprehension stop you from meeting your dental appointments. Our extensively trained staff can ease you through the process with great care for your specific needs.

Monday, July 23, 2018

What are veneers and how should you care for them?
Want to change your smile drastically? Veneers are a great option but don’t go into the procedure blind- schedule a consultation and read more to learn about the procedure and what it can do for your smile.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Do you know when it's time to say goodbye to a troublesome tooth?
You thought your teeth would last a lifetime, but sometimes it’s just not meant to be. Having a tooth pulled is often necessary. Learn about when it’s time to say goodbye:

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Teen dental health concerns and tips
Teens have some unique dental concerns as they move closer to adulthood. Check out this article from Mouth Healthy to learn more about wisdom teeth, orthodontics, and other issues.

Monday, July 9, 2018

An apple away...
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. With dental implants, you can keep enjoying your favorite foods and good health. Learn more here:

Thursday, July 5, 2018

Learn about toddler tooth decay and how prevent it
Poor dental health in a child can lead to a host of issues, including everything from speech issues to infections. Make sure their teeth are in great shape to get them through developing years!

Monday, July 2, 2018

Kick the habit before it's too late
Everyone knows that tobacco use is bad for us, but did you know it can cause oral cancer? Kick the habit and call us today to schedule a dental check-up.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Straightening teeth improves oral health
Did you know? Straightening your teeth with clear aligners doesn't just improve the way your smile looks, it also improves your oral health.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Did you know?

Oral Cancer is more common in those with a history of alcohol and tobacco use, but 25% of cases do not smoke or drink. Staying current on screenings is vital to the health of every patient.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

What to eat when you're expecting

Your baby’s teeth develop between the third and sixth month of pregnancy, so a nutritious diet is important for healthy tooth development.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

What is bruxism?

Do you clench or grind your teeth? That's called bruxism and it affects millions of people. Learn more about the symptoms and what you can do about it:

Thursday, June 14, 2018

What to expect after a tooth extraction
What can you expect after saying goodbye to a troublesome tooth? Know when to ice your face and when it’s time to call a professional:

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Learn about the link between periodontal disease and heart health
Treating periodontitis lowers inflammation in the mouth, which lowers the risk of an infection getting into the bloodstream through the gums. A healthy mouth can mean a healthy heart!

Monday, June 4, 2018

Motivation Monday
Motivation Monday: Tooth decay is one of the most common oral health issues among children. How do you remind and motivate your kids to brush and floss daily?

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Composite fillings have come a long way
Did you know? Composite fillings were first used in the 1960s for highly visible teeth. Today, composite fillings are now strong enough to be used on back teeth, as well.

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Healthy teeth for life: 10 tips for families

Healthy teeth for life: 10 tips for families
Do you follow the daily routines to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape? WebMD offers a quick and easy guide to maintain a happy healthy smile.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Do you suffer from sensitive teeth?
If your teeth are sensitive then you may need to look into ways to overcome the discomfort. This may help you:

Monday, April 9, 2018

What are dental implants?
Dental implants are almost structurally identical to natural teeth, making them a great option for replacements:

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Not sure if you're experiencing peridontal disease?
Here are some common signs of gum disease: bad breath, bleeding, or sore gums. If you're experiencing some of these problems, you don't want to ignore it. Call our office to schedule an appointment as soon as possible.

Monday, April 2, 2018

Scuba diving? See a dentist first!
Planning a trip this year that may involve scuba diving? Here’s why you’ll definitely want to see us first:

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Benefits of dental implants
A dental implant is just that – implanted. The false tooth is affixed to the patient’s jawbone to secure it in place for years to come.

Monday, March 12, 2018

What is non-surgical periodontal treatment?
If caught early on, gum disease can usually be easily managed. Learn about some non-surgical treatments:

Friday, March 9, 2018

Fact or Fiction?
Teens: Have you ever wondered if energy drinks increase your chances for cavities, or if toothpaste really does help clear up pimples? Take the Fact or Fiction quiz for teens to learn what causes cavities and how to protect your teeth.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Learn how to help your children care for their teeth
Every mom wants the best for her child, which includes a healthy smile. Find out how you can give your little one a jump-start that will last a lifetime. We’ll give you a hint- it starts with you.

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

11 gross things that can happen if you don't floss
Don’t believe what you may have heard- Flossing is still very important. Why? Because it can prevent gum recession. Here are more reasons why you need to floss:

Friday, February 16, 2018

7 ways sleep apnea can hurt your health
Untreated sleep apnea can lead to many more severe health consequences. Learn about the dangers of sleep apnea here:

Thursday, January 25, 2018

You can’t beat these odds
Did you know that dental implants have an overall success rate of 95 percent? You can’t beat those odds. To read more about how dental implants can help you, go to:

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Remember to keep those biannual dental exams
Biannual dental exams do not just screen for tooth problems. It can also be your first line of defense against oral cancer, so it's important to make those exams a priority.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Bring in the New Year by scheduling your 6-month dental cleaning. This is a resolution you can’t afford to forget.