Monthly Archives: July 2016

Dental Fillings: A Q&A Review

Are you trying to remember the facts you learned about dental fillings the first time you dealt with a cavity – but you have a feeling some of the information has just disappeared over time? Maybe you are looking for a quick review, so you feel confident about your restorative care choices again, so you… Read more »

Q&A: Professional Bruxism Treatment

When faced with a need for bruxism treatment, patients often find themselves asking multiple questions. For some, the question of whether treatment is necessary arises. For others, more focus is placed on what to expect from treatment itself. Keep in mind that a visit with us will ensure you receive the exhaustive, detailed information you… Read more »

3 Details About Your Lips

When you’re focused on your oral health care, you are probably spending a significant amount of time paying attention to brushing your teeth, flossing your smile, and remembering to give us a call to schedule your six-month visits (for checkups and cleanings). However, we often discover in speaking with our patients that there’s not much… Read more »

Toothbrush Review: How’s Your Brush?

Hopefully, you’ve been taking your dental hygiene seriously and have been brushing your smile in the morning, once again before bed, and you’re remembering to floss one time every day. This is the best approach to keeping your oral health safe between dental cleanings and checkups. However, if you are using a toothbrush that isn’t… Read more »

Q&A: Avoiding Tooth Loss

One of the most surprising things a patient learns is that tooth loss can affect anybody. It’s not something that occurs based on age or many of the factors you might assume. Instead, it is primarily linked to the way you care for your smile. If your oral health is in good shape, there’s only… Read more »

Refresher: How Do I Take Care Of My Gums?

If you spend a lot of time thinking about how to care for your teeth, then you are similar to a lot of other patients who do their best to avoid problems like tooth decay. However, while keeping up with the health of your teeth is extremely important, there is also significant value in protecting… Read more »

3 Reasons To Care About Your Teeth

It’s significant to note that the more you care about your teeth, the easier it is to enjoy the benefits of a healthy smile. However, we often discover that while some patients have a vague understanding that oral health is important, they dismiss our suggestions and avoid visits and dental hygiene. Before you allow any… Read more »

Q&A: Your Dental Cleanings

What do you know about dental cleanings? Now, what do you feel like you don’t know about cleanings? When it comes to making heads or tails of prevention, you might find yourself having a bit of trouble navigating the details. Fortunately, becoming familiar with what makes preventive care so important (and why and when you… Read more »

Types Of Smile Discoloration

Would you say you have a broad understanding of the different types of stains that can affect your smile? Or, do you feel more that you know discoloration occurs but you’re not sure about the categories? Then, beyond the different types of stains – do you know which types of cosmetic dentistry treatments we offer… Read more »

How Fast Are Immediate Dental Crowns, Really?

A dental crown is a cap or covering that fits over a prepared tooth. Unlike clothes that come in Small, Medium and Large, dental crowns are individually crafted, to match a missing tooth in size, shape and color. Until recently, crowns were made in specialized labs. An impression was made, the crown was ordered, and… Read more »