Dental Pain Remedies

Even when you practice proper oral hygiene, dental emergencies may arise from time to time. It is important that you know what to do to care for your tooth to ease pain and swelling. With any dental emergency, go to the dentist as soon as possible. Ignoring a dental issue can increase the risk of… Read more »

Three Types of Dental Sedation

Are you afraid of the dentist? If you are, you’re not alone. In fact, many people consider even a simple cleaning an arduous task. Sadly, some patients won’t visit the dentist until they experience an emergency such as infection or tooth decay. Waiting only leads to more problems and can ever affect overall health. Fortunately,… Read more »

The 3 Benefits of a Dental Cleaning

Did you know that it’s strongly recommended to attend a routine dental cleaning and exam every 6 months? If not, now you do! Dental cleanings are vital if you want strong, healthy, and beautiful chompers for a lifetime, and we ask that you do everything you can to make your appointments a priority. There are… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Recovering After Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Have you just extracted your wisdom teeth? If so, it’s time to recover! The healing period is just as important as the surgery itself, and without the proper recovery, additional problems can occur. We don’t want that! So, to help you properly recover, we strongly recommend doing the following things: · Try to reduce the… Read more »

Veneers and Lumineers: Which is Best for You?

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Do you ever wish there was something you could do to achieve a radiant teeth? If you would like to improve the appearance of your smile, we recommend considering dental veneers and lumineers. These thin shells are especially useful if you have small gaps in your… Read more »

What Happens if You Put off a Root Canal

Did you know that root canal therapy isn’t as bad as you think? In fact, most patients who have undergone the treatment say it’s comparable to having a cavity filled. Still, we understand that having root canal therapy probably isn’t something you’re exactly looking forward to. But waiting to have a root canal treated is… Read more »

Brushing and Eating

What is the best time to brush your teeth? Is there a best time, or does it make no difference? Should you brush before or after you eat? To help you answer questions like these, we’re happy to give you a few ideas. People typically prefer to brush their teeth right after they eat to… Read more »

How to Fix Darkened Teeth

Did you know that eating some foods (like chocolate and berries) could darken your teeth? Or that smoking or drinking coffee could stain your teeth? Did you know that even something as innocent and unavoidable as aging can steal some of your smile’s luster? Fortunately, teeth whitening is available to counteract these problems. But, what… Read more »

How to Get Your Child’s Smile Ready for School

Now that school has begun and you’ve sent your child off to class, check your child’s back-to-school dental checklist and make sure you’ve completed every task. If you have, way to go! If you haven’t, it’s not too late! Here is the list that will help your child attend school with a beautiful, functional, and… Read more »

Power toothbrushes: Are they better?

The toothbrush has seen a lot of changes within the past few years and the question has been asked, “Are power toothbrushes better?” Our team is going to answer some of the questions that surround the much debated power toothbrush for you today. Which power toothbrush is best? There are two types of powered toothbrushes… Read more »