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Are You Wishing for Whiter Teeth? Try These 4 At-Home Options

July 27, 2018

Are You Wishing for Whiter Teeth? Try These 4 At-Home Options

It is rare to find a person who feels that their teeth are exactly as white as they would like them. The good news is that anyone can get the white teeth they want, whether with teeth whitening or porcelain veneers. If you are thinking of trying some at-home options first, then here are four options that can have a small impact. For truly brilliant results, contact to learn about your options.

  1. Brush your teeth one more time
  2. We hope that if you are…


Dental Implants Can Help Patients with Advanced Gum Disease

July 25, 2018

Dental Implants Can Help Patients with Advanced Gum Disease

Gum disease is much more common than we would like it to be but that does not mean that it is a minor disease or nothing to worry about. The truth is that gum disease can result in tooth loss and worse. Read on to find out the two major types of gum disease and an unusual option that can help: Dental implants.

The two main types of gum disease

In its beginning stage, gum disease is known as gingivitis. It can cause bad breath and is generally a health concern as it increases inflammation…


Turn Your Dream Smile into a Reality with These 4 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures4

July 23, 2018

Turn Your Dream Smile into a Reality with These 4 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures4

If you have looked at the smiles of other people, compared them to your own, and not liked what you saw, then you may be the perfect person to consider cosmetic dentistry. The truth is that you do not have to live with a smile you don’t love. Keep reading to find out about four of the cosmetic dentistry procedures you can get from to make an appointment.

  1. Have your teeth shaped
  2. Are you embarrassed by your…


What Are Acidic Drinks and Why Are They So Bad for Your Teeth

July 20, 2018

What Are Acidic Drinks and Why Are They So Bad for Your Teeth

There are many ways your diet can help or hurt the health of your teeth. In fact, we talked about foods that could do both in recent blog posts. However, we also want to stress that it is not just what you eat that can affect the health of your teeth and gums – it is also what you drink. Read on to learn about the trouble with acidic drinks and why you should avoid them.

What makes acidic drinks so bad for your teeth?

Any drink you…


4 Reasons Your Teeth May Have Started to Look Gray

July 20, 2018

4 Reasons Your Teeth May Have Started to Look Gray

There are many ways you can learn that there is something wrong with your teeth, whether it’s pain or the results of a dental x-ray. Another way is that your teeth may start to be discolored. While some discoloring is the sign of aging, gray teeth can have specific reasons. If you have noticed this is happening, we recommend you contact us for a dental exam and cleaning. In the meantime you can read on to learn about some of the potential reasons for the gray color.

  1. You may…

Tooth Enamel 101: Learn the Basics of This Important Part of Your Teeth

July 18, 2018

Tooth Enamel 101: Learn the Basics of This Important Part of Your Teeth

You know you have tooth enamel but how much do you really know about it? Many people know they should brush twice a day and floss once, they know they should see their dentist regularly, and they know they should take steps to prevent breaking down their enamel. But what exactly is this substance? Read on to find out what it is, why it is important, and how you can protect. Then contact if you are ready to visit a dentist.

What exactly is…


Flossing is a Simple Way to Help Avoid These 3 Health Issues

July 18, 2018

Flossing is a Simple Way to Help Avoid These 3 Health Issues

Many people now understand that flossing can be just as important as brushing but that does not mean that everyone has started flossing. At we hope that once our patients understand what is at stake and how much flossing can help, they will begin to do it each day. It doesn’t take like – less than two minutes for most people – and it can make a huge difference in your overall oral health.

Keep reading to find out why flossing is so important and what it can…


Gingivitis is Not Inevitable: Learn 3 Ways to Help Prevent It

July 16, 2018

Gingivitis is Not Inevitable: Learn 3 Ways to Help Prevent It

No one wants to get gum disease yet millions of people across the country have it. In its beginning stage, it is known as gingivitis and is relatively easy to avoid and to treat. However, if gingivitis is gone untreated it can turn into full-on gum disease, which has been linked to many health issues in addition to the havoc it can wreck on the gums and teeth.

If you want to avoid getting gum disease then you will be glad to learn that there are really just…


Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

July 16, 2018

Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

It’s common for a person to have a feeling about root canals rather than knowing the facts. For example, they may think that root canals are painful and expensive. They may think that they take hours. The good news is that root canals now take much less time than they used to. Keep on reading to find out if your questions are answered about root canals. If they are not, or if you are ready to set up an appointment, then contact .

What is a…


5 Foods That Are Better for Your Teeth Than You Probably Realize

July 6, 2018

5 Foods That Are Better for Your Teeth Than You Probably Realize

It is essential to take good care of your teeth and part of that is brushing and flossing. However, many people don’t realize how much the foods they eat can affect their oral health. Today we are here to explain five foods that may be better for your teeth and gums than you realize. Remember to contact if you are in need of a dental exam.

  1. Cheese
  2. There may be other health reasons you choose to avoid cheese but taking care of your oral health should not…