Using Whitening Toothpaste in Your Oral Hygiene Routine to Brighten Minor Stains

The enamel of the teeth in your smile can be stained from several different sources like dark foods and beverages, tobacco use, and natural processes of aging. How deeply your teeth are stained will determine the best whitening products or procedures needed to give you the whiter smile you want. It’s a good idea to… Read more »

Boost Your Smile with These Spring Cleaning Tips

March is here, and with it, spring, so you might be feeling like hitting the reset button after the heavier days of winter. If you are feeling the spring cleaning bug, don’t forget to refresh your oral habits as well to boost your smile with these three tips! Replace Your Toothbrush Throw out your old… Read more »

Removing a Foreign Object Stuck Between Your Teeth or in the Gum Line

Everyday things like meat fibers, seeds, popcorn hulls and fruit peels can sometimes get stuck between your teeth or in the gum line. You are even more likely to have a foreign object stuck between your teeth if you have a bad habits of chewing on things like on pencils and pens. You should never… Read more »

Find out If Mouth Guards Are Right for You

Do you or your child play sports? It is important that you wear a mouth guard to protect your teeth and the surrounding tissues from injury. Wearing a mouth guard during sports can greatly reduce the risk of injury to the lips, tongue, and soft tissues of the mouth. A mouth guard can also help… Read more »

Cleaning and Maintaining Your New Denture Implants

Your new implanted anchors and hardware are an effective way to securely lock your new dentures in place. While the materials of your abutments, and hardware are unaffected by tooth decay, they still require routine care. Plaque and residual food particles can build up on your anchors. If it hardens into tartar, it can lead… Read more »

How to Avoid Teeth-Whitening Treatments

A person’s smile can be one of their greatest assets, making them feel attractive and proud. Since this is such a special and important part of us, it is something we need to take care of. Good oral hygiene is a habit everyone needs to learn at an early age. Brushing twice a day and… Read more »

Proper Care of You Custom Mouth Guard

Many athletes in contact sports complain that retail level mouth guards are uncomfortable and often make it hard to breathe. As a result many athletes choose to have their dentist fit them for a custom mouth guard. These pieces are specifically designed to match your teeth for maximum comfort and protection, while maintaining adequate air… Read more »

Dental Implants for Anchoring Your New Bridge

Over the last 20 years dental implants have become a popular and safe way to replace a lost tooth. In the early years dental implants were used to replace a single lost tooth. Over time the technology and procedures continued to expand. Now implants can be used to help anchor a bridge to replace the… Read more »

What Will Make Kicking My Smoking Habit Easier?

Quitting a habit can be extremely difficult, especially when the habit you are kicking is smoking. But, we are happy to help you make doing so a little bit easier, and we are thrilled to help you by suggesting the following five tips: No. 1: Have a plan It’s very important that you have a… Read more »

Dental Teeth-Bleaching Treatment

Many people feel that a bright, white smile says a lot about them, especially when making a positive first impression. Over time things like age, tobacco use, foods and dark beverages can dull our smile. There are a few options available to you for teeth whitening. Tooth polishing during your regular dental cleaning can help… Read more »