Don’t Forget About the Benefits of Mouthwash

Brush twice a day, floss once a day. These are common and universal rules of oral hygiene. But what about mouthwash? While not a substitute for brushing and flossing, mouthwash can be a good addition to the oral hygiene routine of some people. All mouthwashes help your mouth by physically removing small food particles and… Read more »

Dental Cleanings and Exams: Tips For a Successful Appointment

Your dental cleanings and checkups can help your smile and oral health in many ways. But did you know there are things you can do to make your appointment even more efficient, effective, and beneficial? Well, it’s true and Dr. and our dental team are happy to tell you all about them. First, deeply scrub… Read more »

The Truth About Aging and Your Teeth

As we age, it becomes more important to keep our bodies healthy and strong. The same is true for our oral health. Did you know there is a link to your oral health that connects to your overall health? If you keep your oral health in great shape, you can bypass many oral threats on… Read more »

Your New Bridge Needs Good Oral Hygiene

Your new dental bridge that was designed and installed at is designed to fully restore your missing tooth for many years ahead. However, there are some things, such as complications from gum disease, that can limit the long-term integrity of the bridge. Periodontitis can cause your gums to gradually recede from the base of your… Read more »

The Facts About Avoiding Oral Care

As you may already know, there are quite a few things you might be able to do to keep your pearly whites healthy and strong. For example, you may already be aware that it’s important for you to floss and brush your teeth every day. Conversely, you may also know that you should visit our… Read more »

A Cracked Tooth Needs Quality First Aid and Timely Treatment

While it is very rare, there are some types of oral trauma that can carry enough force to severely fracture or crack a tooth. This is even more likely to occur if you participate in a contact sport without wearing a quality mouthguard or if you have a tendency of using your teeth as tools…. Read more »

Let Invisalign® Bring Your Smile Back

Were you aware that 4 million smile transformations have happened with Invisalign? That’s a lot of straightened smiles! With Invisalign® you simply wear thermoplastic aligners which are virtually invisible, to straighten your smile and align your bite discreetly. Durable and customizable, they allow you to live your life without feeling self-conscious while creating the smile… Read more »

Why Mouthguards Are Important

Do you strive to keep your teeth healthy and strong? Do you brush twice every day for two minutes at a time? Do you floss, visit your dentist regularly, and use mouthwash? Do you ever wonder if there’s anything else you could consider doing? While doing each of these things is important, did you know… Read more »

How to Keep Your Teeth in Tip-Top Shape this Thanksgiving

Did you know that Thanksgiving can alter your oral health and set you back when trying to achieve your smile goals? Well, it’s true. This holiday can put your teeth and gums in danger, whether you like it or not, so it’s important to take good care of your smile this Thanksgiving. You can do… Read more »

Tinnitus: TMJ Disorder

Have you ever had a strange sound in your ears, such as a ringing, buzzing, hissing, chirping, or whistling? If you have, you’re far from alone, though the severity of the sound can vary. This sound may actually be the result of a condition commonly referred to as tinnitus. Many people notice the noise throughout… Read more »