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3 Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry Options That May Be Within Your Budget

February 27, 2019

3 Affordable Cosmetic Dentistry Options That May Be Within Your Budget

You want a smile that you can feel proud of. When someone takes your picture, you want to smile big and with pride. However, if your smile is less than perfect, this may not be a reality. At we have learned that many patients are unhappy with their smile but assume there is nothing they can do about it.

They may know that cosmetic dentistry options exist, but they assume that they are priced so high that they are out of their reach. This is not…


Get the Facts: Is Professional Tooth Whitening Really Worth the Cost?

February 26, 2019

Get the Facts: Is Professional Tooth Whitening Really Worth the Cost?

We have helped many patients get impressively whiter teeth and we have had many patients ask us: Do we really need to do this at the dentist or can we do it at home? Yes, it will cost more to have it professional done but the truth is that the extra cost is well worth it. Read on to discover why and then contact if you would like to make an appointment to have your teeth whitened.

Professional Teeth Whitening Works Much More Quickly

How long…


Why Are My Teeth Yellowing? Learn the Cause and the Solution

February 25, 2019

Why Are My Teeth Yellowing? Learn the Cause and the Solution

What do people see when you smile? Do they see a happy person or are they confronted with yellow, stained teeth? If you have begun to notice that your teeth are no longer as white and bright as they once were, if they are getting downright yellow, then you may be wondering what is going on.

The best way to find out for sure is to make an appointment for a dental cleaning and exam by contacting . You can also keep…


5 Reasons Dental Implants May Be the Best Choice to Replace Your Missing Tooth

February 22, 2019

5 Reasons Dental Implants May Be the Best Choice to Replace Your Missing Tooth

Having a missing tooth can be embarrassing and can prevent a person from chewing, eating, and talking correctly. There have long been options to fix this issue, such as dental bridges. Today there is an even better option: Dental implants. Keep reading to learn more about them and then contact if you are ready to make an appointment with a dentist.

  1. They Provide a Strong Bond

  2. A dental implant actually replaces the root of the tooth you…


Ignoring Your Cracked Tooth Can Be More Dangerous Than You Think

February 21, 2019

Ignoring Your Cracked Tooth Can Be More Dangerous Than You Think

The average person suffering with a cracked tooth may think that is an inconvenience and is embarrassing to look at. However, they may not realize that it can actually become a more serious issue if not addressed right away. Keep reading to find out why this is such an important issue. Then contact to make a dental appointment right away.

The Design of Your Teeth

To understand why a cracked tooth can be so dangerous, consider that the exterior of your tooth is enamel, a hard, protective layer that…


Dark Chocolate is One of the Better Sweets for Your Smile

February 20, 2019

Dark Chocolate is One of the Better Sweets for Your Smile

It is likely that you have heard many times that sweets and high-sugar foods can be bad for your smile. While the idea that they cause cavities is false, sugar does provide fuel to the bacteria that cause cavities.

Keeping your sugar consumption to a minimum does not have to mean not having any sugary or sweet foods at all. The best option is to make smarter choices. In fact, dark chocolate could potentially help your smile. Keep reading to learn more about this topic. Remember that no matter how much…


Skipping Dental Visits is the Worst Thing You Can Do for a Child Who is Afraid of the Dentist

February 18, 2019

Skipping Dental Visits is the Worst Thing You Can Do for a Child Who is Afraid of the Dentist

It is no surprise that many children do not like going to the dentist. After all, they are required to sit down for a period of time and there are sights and sounds the child is not used to. When a parent has a young child who is afraid of the dentist, said parent may decide to avoid taking their child to the dentist until they are older and better understand the…


Have You Noticed Your Teeth Have Been Stained? These are 8 Potential Reasons

February 15, 2019

Have You Noticed Your Teeth Have Been Stained? These are 8 Potential Reasons

Everyone wishes they had a bright, white, beautiful smile yet this is only the case for a select few. If you have noticed that your teeth are less white than they used to be – or less while then you would like them to be – then these eight reasons could be the cause. You can make an appointment with .

  1. Coffee and red wine. There are a few…

3 of the Many Reasons You Should Visit Your Dentist Every Six Months

February 14, 2019

3 of the Many Reasons You Should Visit Your Dentist Every Six Months

Every adult in the United States should visit their dentist at least every six months. At we see it all too often – a person who believes that they do not need to go so often or that this does not apply to them. They may believe that since they have never had major dental issues in the past, they do not need to take special care to avoid dental issues in the future.

This could not be further from the truth. Keep reding to discover…


What is a Deep Dental Cleaning and Do You Need One?

February 13, 2019

What is a Deep Dental Cleaning and Do You Need One?

Many people believe that a deep dental cleaning is the same thing as their twice-yearly dental exam and cleaning. In fact, they are different procedures altogether. Keep reading to find out what a deep cleaning is and why you may need one. Then contact to schedule an appointment.

The Purpose of Deep Cleanings

It is common for a person who does not visit the dentist regularly to need a deep cleaning to treat or prevent gum disease. The deep cleaning clears…