A Loose or Damaged Temporary Crown Needs Your Dentist’s Attention

Some of the dental restorations performed at [practice name] involve two separate appointments to fully prepare and install a dental bridge or dental crown. In the interim, Dr. and associates will often protect an anchoring abutment with a temporary crown. This is basically a hard plastic cap that secures in place to protect the remaining… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Often Be Applied at the End of Your Routine Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association recommends having a routine dental checkup and cleaning performed every six months. Each one of these appointments involves removing all traces of hardened tartar from your teeth, as well as examining your mouth for any early signs of cavities, gum disease, and oral cancer. If Dr. notices an area of concern,… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Your Professional Fluoride Treatments

Do you ever wonder what a fluoride treatment is when your dentist, Dr. , recommends it? If so, our dental team is more than happy to tell you! That way you aren’t surprised when we provide the treatment. A fluoride treatment is quick and simple. It involves using foam, gel, or varnish for a few… Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Tooth Extractions

Your body is going to need lots of recovery time to heal from a tooth extraction. Often due to a variety of issues, a tooth may need to be extracted. Not to worry though, as there are plenty of dental replacement therapies to make your smile whole once again. However, it is important to take… Read more »

A Guide to Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Since your little children are unable to care for their own smile, it’s up to you to ensure their teeth receive the attention they need. In order to keep your child’s oral health at its best, consider the facts about baby bottle tooth decay: – Tooth decay can be caused by exposing your child to… Read more »

How Does My ADA Dentist Go Above and Beyond?

Your dentist is a member of the American Dental Association, which means does everything can to keep your smile and oral health in top-notch condition as well as help you have the best dental experience possible. In fact, makes and keeps promises each and every day. The first promise is to respect a patient’s wants… Read more »

What is Dental Anxiety?

Are you a victim of dental anxiety? If so, you are not alone! That is why our team here at in , , is happy to talk to you about dental anxiety, so you can feel safe and comfortable in our care during your treatment. Dental anxiety is a common disorder that gives people fear… Read more »

Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits Are Critical for Preventing Cavities and Gum Disease

Cavities and gum disease problems can cause significant discomfort and can sometimes prove costly to treat. A consistent daily oral hygiene is the first line of defense in preventing these oral health problems. This is founded on the American Dental Associations recommendation that you brush twice and floss once each day. Gum disease is an… Read more »

Can You Benefit from a Cosmetic Dentistry Treatment This Summer?

Can you benefit from a cosmetic dentistry treatment this summer? Cosmetic dentistry treatments consist of dental treatments that can enhance the look of your smile. Some cosmetic treatments are used to enhance broken or damaged teeth, while others are designed to replace missing or lost teeth. Listed below are some sensational cosmetic dentistry treatments that… Read more »

You Shouldn’t Start a New Whitening Program Without First Consulting Your Dentist

Every year millions of Americans struggle to deal with dental stains on the teeth in their smile. This tempts many people to explore the whitening products available in stores. While modern marketing messages might make these products seem safe and effective, many do little more than clear away minor surface stains. Some of the more… Read more »