Dental Implants

Implants replace the root of a missing tooth. • Approximately millions of dental implants are placed each year. The process: • A 3D x-ray (Cone Beam Computerized Tomography) is taken to see if there is sufficient bone present to support the implant. • Your teeth are...

Sugar Is Not Only Harmful To Your Teeth…

It is the combination of bacteria and sugary foods that cause tooth decay. Everyone has trillions of bacteria in their mouths. Some of these will form sticky colonies called plaque that stick to the teeth. As the bacteria feed on the sugars in the food you eat, they...

Dental Anxiety: 3 Ways to Stop Fearing the Dentist

If you ever get nervous just thinking about going to the dentist, you are not alone. An estimated 30 to 40 million people in the United States, avoid seeing the dentist because of anxiety and fear. Not seeing a dentist affects your dental health and overall medical...

Summer Tips To Keep Your Smile Healthy!

Summer sun brings summer fun. While warm months are perfect for spending time together, summer vacation can also throw off your usual dental routine. Here are a few ways to prevent summertime tooth decay. Have a dental checkup before leaving town or before going back...

June is Oral Health Month

Since June is Oral Health month, now is a great time to consider the state of your oral health! Oral health care is an important part of your overall health. Good oral health benefits not only your smile, but also your overall quality of life. From increased...

How to Care for Baby Teeth

Vitamins and good nutrition are very important during pregnancy and infancy to help enamel fully develop. Take folic acid during pregnancy to minimize the risk of cleft lip and palate. White spots on teeth are usually a sign of poor nutrition and lack of vitamins. On...