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Do You Dream of Prettier Teeth? 4 Cosmetic Dentistry Options That Can Get You There

November 19, 2018

Do You Dream of Prettier Teeth? 4 Cosmetic Dentistry Options That Can Get You There

Do you wish you had a prettier smile? Do you find yourself avoiding smiling? Do you skip pictures because you are embarrassed by your teeth? The truth is that you are not alone – many people feel this way. The good news is that there are cosmetic dentistry options that can change how you feel about it. To learn more, keep reading. Then contact to set up an appointment with a local dentist.

  1. Teeth whitening
  2. If your…


Learn the 3 Most Common Reasons People Visit the Dentist

November 15, 2018

Learn the 3 Most Common Reasons People Visit the Dentist

After many years in the dental profession, at to set up an…


Preventing Gum Disease Starts at Home: Learn How to Protect Your Gums

November 14, 2018

Preventing Gum Disease Starts at Home: Learn How to Protect Your Gums

If you had to guess who many people within the United States have gum disease, what would you guess? At , many people are surprised to learn that studies show that about 47% have some form of periodontitis, whether it is mild, moderate, or severe. That comes out to nearly 65 million Americans. Even though it is very common, that does not mean that it inevitable and cannot be prevented.

There are two main things that can significantly reduce your chances of getting gum disease: Taking care…


Your Dentist is Your First Line of Defense in Diagnosing and Treating Sleep Apnea

November 12, 2018

Your Dentist is Your First Line of Defense in Diagnosing and Treating Sleep Apnea

Have you or a loved one been living with sleep apnea? If so, then you likely know that it can lead to serious health issues. If you are not sure if you have sleep apnea but want more information, then you are in the right place. Keep reading to learn more about this treatable condition and then contact to get a free evaluation.

What exactly is sleep apnea?

Though it is common, it is also potentially dangerous. Sleep apnea is…


4 Steps to Teaching Your Child Good Oral Hygiene Habits

November 8, 2018

4 Steps to Teaching Your Child Good Oral Hygiene Habits

If you teach your children good oral hygiene habits when they are young, they will be more likely to have good oral hygiene habits as they age. If they do not take care of their teeth, they could end up with permanently damaged teeth and serious gum issues. At we are proud to offer family dentistry and are here to help offer four steps to encouraging good oral hygiene in your kids.

  1. Start early
  2. You do not even have to wait for your kids to have teeth before…


Answers to the Three Most Commonly Asked Questions About Gingivitis

November 5, 2018

Answers to the Three Most Commonly Asked Questions About Gingivitis

A trip to the dentist will result in more than a quick check to see if you have cavities. Your dentist is also going to check your gum health. Why? Because the health of your gums is not just related to the health of your teeth – it is related to your overall health. Gingivitis is one gum issue that most have heard of but few truly understand.

To learn more about what gingivitis is and how it can affect your health, read on. To make an appointment for a comprehensive Read More


Find Out What to Do if Your Gums Bleed When You Floss

November 2, 2018

Find Out What to Do if Your Gums Bleed When You Floss

Heathy gums mean better tooth health and, in many cases, better overall health. It is essential to take care of any dental issues that may arise. One of the most common issues our patients share with us at to make an appointment for a dental cleaning and exam.

Why do my gums bleed?

There are a number of…


3 Reasons Not to be Too Embarrassed to Go to the Dentist

October 26, 2018

3 Reasons Not to be Too Embarrassed to Go to the Dentist

If it has been awhile since you were at the dentist then you may feel embarrassed. If you have bad breath, obvious signs of decay, or gum disease, then you may be too embarrassed to talk to your dentist. The bad news is that this is only going to lead to your oral health getting worse. Your dental issues will get worse and they will cost more to fix.

This is why we recommend you contact without embarrassment. Read on to learn three…


Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

October 24, 2018

Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

Most people do not like the idea that they may need to have a root canal procedure done. It generally sounds much more serious than a traditional dental filling. Many people either don’t know much about these procedures or they misunderstand what they are. Today we are going to go over some of the most commonly asked questions about root canals. When you are done reading, contact to make an appointment with an area dentist.

What exactly is a root canal?

Root canal both describes the part…


Is Your Toothache an Emergency? Find Out When to Call the Dentist

October 22, 2018

Is Your Toothache an Emergency? Find Out When to Call the Dentist

Any toothache can feel like it’s an emergency but when is it really? Any pain in the tooth can be serious but if it happens to you beyond the hours of your local dentist, then you may not know what to do. Should you wait? Or should you request emergency dental care? Read on to get a better idea of whether or not your toothache is an emergency. Then reach out to to make an appointment with a local dentist.

If the tooth pain was caused by an…