Some Symptoms of Gum Disease

If you are curious about what symptoms come with gum disease, we can explain some of them to you. We will go over two of the major stages, which are called gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is the earliest stage of gum disease. You may have gingivitis if you notice your gums are red and starting… Read more »

Brush Your Teeth Correctly

Do you brush your teeth correctly? Are you fully aware of the proper ways to brush your teeth? If not, you have come to the right place! Brushing your teeth is the key factor in keeping your teeth and gums healthy. If you neglect to brush your teeth, you are allowing plaque buildup to fester… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Protect Back Teeth Cavities

Molars and premolars often have deep pits in the biting surfaces, and its this texture that helps us to grind up the food we eat. However, these deep grooves can also cause plaque and food particles to build up and increase the risk of cavities. Some children also struggle to properly brush particularly deep grooves…. Read more »

Enjoy Your Smile Thanks to Dental Crowns

  If you wish to dramatically improve your oral health, it is important to have the necessary tooth restoration treatment plans in place as they are needed. Even a single tooth that is unsightly or abnormal can dramatically hinder your entire smile. Thus, it is important to ensure every tooth is in good standing. If… Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Tooth Replacements

If you have ever lost a tooth, it can be a difficult process. However, just because you have lost a tooth does not mean your smile must suffer for the rest of your life. Numerous treatments exist including dentures, dental implants, and dental bridges to restore your smile and give you a complete set of… Read more »

A Chipped Molar Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

Your molars play an important role in your healthy oral function. They work together with premolars and their partners in your dentition to grind and break down food for safe swallowing. If one of them is chipped by grinding your teeth or crunching on ice, you might experience increased sensitivity and discomfort when chewing food…. Read more »

Pregnancy and Your Dental Health

If you are expecting a baby soon, this is a busy time in your life and it is about to get busier! You have doctor’s appointments, maybe a Lamaze class, and of course, you need to buy baby clothes, diapers, bottles, and furniture. And don’t forget to pick out your baby’s name. While your to-do… Read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Cavity Prevention

Are you looking to keep your smile safe from the ravages of cavities? Cavities are oral health disorders that arise due to holes in your tooth enamel. If left untreated, cavities will eventually cause infections, pulp damage, and give way to eventual tooth loss. Save your smile by treating cavities before they begin with effective… Read more »

Caring for Your Bridge

Most people are aware of the cosmetic issues surrounding missing teeth. However, there are health concerns as well. If you have missing teeth, bacteria and plaque have extra places to accumulate. That can lead to gum disease and the loss of even more of your teeth. Those gaps in your smile will allow your remaining… Read more »

The Processes Behind Dental Sealants

The processes behind dental sealants are simple. Dental sealants work like a fortification that is placed atop your teeth to seal them and provide a shield-like protective barrier against plaque buildup and harmful acids capable of eating through tooth enamel. Additional benefits of dental sealants include: – The risk of tooth decay in your mouth… Read more »