Dry Mouth & Pregnancy: How to Relieve the Dryness

Pregnancy carries many effects, including those having to do with your oral health. One of those effects is dry mouth. Even though this common condition is not brought up much, it still causes dental issues. Dry mouth is usually the result of changing hormones, along with nausea and other pregnancy symptoms. The hormone shift occurs… Read more »

Oral Health as You Get Older

Today, our team is pleased to share oral health concerns with you, particularly since October is National Dental Hygiene Month. You see, as we age, our dental care is just as important as ever. Your body isn’t the only thing that suffers from time, your smile is vulnerable as well. Let’s look at three things… Read more »

The Symptoms of Bruxism and TMJ Disorder

Have you ever been told that you grind your teeth while you sleep? If so, you may have bruxism. Bruxism is an oral health disorder wherein the patient grinds and clenches his or her teeth. Sadly, because most cases of bruxism occur while asleep, you may be unaware of it. On the flip side, there… Read more »

Pink Discharge During Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine Could Be a Symptom of a Periodontal Health Problem

The American Dental Associations advocates a consistent daily oral hygiene routine based on brushing your teeth twice each day and flossing at least once. This will help to remove bacterial deposits from your teeth and gumline. Inconsistencies in this daily regimen can cause hardened tartar to build up, thus increasing your chances of suffering periodontal… Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: Bruxism

Bruxism is a common oral health disorder categorized by the unconscious grinding of your teeth. The most usual form is sleep bruxism, which occurs as you rest. If you are unsure if you suffer from bruxism, here are a few tips to ask yourself: Were you ever been told that you snore or grind your… Read more »

Invisalign® Alignments Can Help Correct Your Teeth

There are many different smiles in the world today. Most of them, are not aligned properly and can lead to embarrassing or painful situations like Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, also known as TMD if left untreated. That is why, our office here at in , is proud to offer Invisalign®, so you can get the proper… Read more »

6 Tips for Helping Kids Brush

Getting your child to brush her teeth for two minutes, twice a day can be difficult. Simply setting a timer and supervising can make for a dreary time. At , we know that brushing teeth can be fun for everyone! Here are 6 tips to help move things along.   Rewards Chart: Try using a… Read more »

What Are the Key Attributes of Fluoride?

What are the key attributes of fluoride? They refer to fluoride as nature’s cavity fighter because it is a naturally occurring mineral that can strengthen and protect tooth enamel. Tooth enamel is the thin film on the surface of your teeth the protects your teeth from damage caused by bacteria and harmful acids that can… Read more »

A Dental Bridge for Missing Teeth in Your Smile

If you have missing teeth that are making you reluctant to smile, a fixed dental bridge can help bring back your smile confidence. Dr. at offers fixed dental bridges as a restorative option for our patients in , , who have missing teeth. A fixed dental bridge essentially bridges the gap left behind from missing… Read more »

Improve Your Smile with a Superstar Dental Crown Treatment

If you suffer from any tooth abnormalities or damage, our same-day CEREC dental crowns may be the perfect solution for you. Not only can dental crowns enhance the visual aesthetics of your smile, but they can also bring back functionality to damaged or irregular teeth. Consider the following to determine if dental crowns can benefit your… Read more »