What Are the Steps of a Professional Dental Cleaning?

Many people are nervous, or even anxious leading up to their biannual professional cleaning. An individual may be nervous because of the strange noises or prodding going on in their mouth. However, for most people, professional teeth cleaning is quite simple and painless. If you know what is going on during your checkup, you can… Read more »

Replacing Missing Teeth

Many American adults are missing teeth, but what they don’t know is that a relatively simple and easy procedure exists that can replace those missing teeth. That procedure involves having a dental bridge installed. This is a common procedure performed here at and one we’re proud to offer our patients. Let’s take a look at… Read more »

Brighter Smiles with Dental Whitening

Is your smile duller than you would like? Would you like to be able to talk, smile, and laugh with your friends without worrying about an embarrassing smile? Dental whitening is a cosmetic treatment that can bring a gleam to your pearly whites that will catch anybody’s eye. Teeth Whitening is Safe When performed by… Read more »

Hardened Tartar Near the Gum Line Can Lead to Gum Disease

Hardened tartar is formed when plaque and residual food particles are not thoroughly cleaned from teeth. When it forms near the gum line tartar introduces an almost constant bacterial presence to sensitive gum tissues. This is considered to be the leading cause of gum disease. Gingivitis is the earliest form of gum disease. This causes… Read more »

What Do You Know About Root Canal Microsurgery?

As you probably know, there are a few things you should do to keep your teeth healthy and strong. Similarly, you probably know that there are a few things you should have addressed by your dentist. For instance, you may need to have a cavity filled or may even need root canal therapy—but sometimes, a… Read more »

Making Beautiful Teeth – Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are fine shells of dental composite or porcelain that are used to refine the shape and color of your teeth. Hundreds of actors have used this treatment to get the picture perfect smiles they’re so well known for. If you’re looking for a dazzling smile, ask Dr. about them. They may be the… Read more »

A Tooth’s Location and Purpose Determines the Recommended Filling Material

Here at , our dentist commonly uses fillings to repair small to medium-sized cavities. The tooth’s location in the mouth and its prevalence in your smile will determine the filling material that your dentist will recommend. Porcelain fillings are a good choice for teeth that are visible in your smile. The porcelain material can be… Read more »

Keep Your Oral Health in Tip-Top Shape by Doing These Things Before Bed

Your dentist, Dr. , and our dental team care about you and your oral health, which is why we encourage you to keep your smile in pristine condition by keeping a proper oral hygiene routine. Today, our dental team would like to explain how to care for your teeth and gums before you go to… Read more »

It’s Time for a Brighter Smile

Over time, our teeth naturally darken a little. This is because the layer of dentin, from which our teeth get their color, changes as we get older. In addition, teeth can be stained and discolored by a variety of sources. In order to maintain the bright smile you love, it is good every now and… Read more »

What Can You do When Diagnosed with Sleep Apnea?

Do you suffer from sleep apnea? Do you know anyone who does? Would you be surprised to learn that several people don’t realize they’re suffering from sleep apnea? In fact, some estimates believe that 90% of individuals with sleep apnea haven’t been diagnosed. Fortunately, there are a few signs you can watch for—and a few… Read more »