Improve Your Oral Health with Early Oral and Throat Cancer Detection

One of the most important things you can do to take care of your teeth and gums is to regularly check for any signs or symptoms of oral or throat cancer. Because oral and throat cancer can strike at any time and often requires early detection for effective treatment, the sooner you begin setting forth… Read more »

Clean Between Your Teeth With Dental Floss

Plaque can reside below the gumline and between your teeth where the bristles of your toothbrush can’t reach. That is why flossing is so crucial to keeping your teeth healthy and your smile happy. Our dentist, Dr. with in , , encourages you to brush and floss regularly and is happy to help you understand… Read more »

Can You Prevent Dental Emergencies?

If you want to prevent dental emergencies, then our dentist, Dr. , will be happy to give you the tips you need. It’s important to remember that dental emergencies can still happen no matter how well you care for your smile. But, the tips our dentist can give you can help you reduce your chances… Read more »

Relieving Pain From Canker Sores

Are you suffering from canker sores? If so, you’re not alone. Many people are inconvenienced by canker sores. Unfortunately, there isn’t a treatment available that can eliminate the sores, but they should go away within one to two weeks. The good news is that there are things you can do to relieve the pain, and… Read more »

Tips to Help You Take Care of Your Partial Denture

A like Dr. will often recommend a partial denture to help replace multiple missing teeth. This removable abbreviated version of a complete denture will closely mimic your original teeth and underlying gums. Even though the dental appliance will not be susceptible to tooth decay, it will still need some basic oral hygiene measures. This will… Read more »

How Does My Body Fight Cavities?

Cavities are holes in the outer layer of your tooth, called enamel. In order to understand how your body defends against cavities, you need to know how cavities start in the first place. Long story short, these holes form primarily due to acid erosion. There are bacteria that live in your mouth. They coalesce to… Read more »

Oral Health Care Highlights: Pediatric Dentistry

No child should go without oral health care. Because a child’s oral health can play a serious role in their future oral health, including the continued development of their adult teeth, it is essential that they receive the treatments necessary to keep their smile safe. To help with this, our dentist is skilled in meeting the… Read more »

Dental Sealant Effectiveness

What do you know about oral sealants? We put together this post for you to help you learn about dental sealants and what they can do for you. If you would like to receive oral sealants after reading this post, please contact us at to set up your next appointment. If you have struggled with… Read more »

Oral Cancer Exams

Oral cancer is not something to take lightly. Though it is not something often talked about in media, oral cancer can be very dangerous, especially if unaddressed. This is why we offer basic oral cancer screenings during your biannual appointments. Oral cancer can start anywhere in the mouth, including the lips, cheeks, teeth, gums, tongue,… Read more »

Drinking Water and Your Smile

Don’t forget to drink water! If you get dehydrated, your entire body is affected. It can reduce brain function, physical capacity, and energy levels. These negative effects can show up even if you’ve lost as little as 1-3% of body liquid. This can easily happen during daily activities, to say nothing of exercise or hot… Read more »