The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Tips for Relieving the TMJ Disorder at Home

The TMJ disorder is quite inconvenient and troublesome, especially because it makes the most simple tasks, like chewing and even swallowing, very difficult and even painful. Fortunately, there are many treatments available that can help you find the comfort you need and return to a healthy and functional life. Some of those treatments are home… Read more »

The Link Between Your Smile and Your Heart

There is a link between your smile and your heart. To go into more detail, there are medical studies that prove a connection between your oral health and heart disease. It is easy to think of our body as separate parts, rather than one body that makes a whole. As a result, many people let… Read more »

Understanding Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a health condition in which your sleep is disrupted because of interruptions to your breathing patterns. There are two of sleep apnea: obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when your airways become blocked. Central sleep apnea is the result of the signals from your brain failing to… Read more »

Exciting Outcomes of Denture Placement

Why are dentures so popular? Well, these removable appliances are common ways to replace missing teeth, filling both large and small spaces that are left by missing teeth and restoring functional smiles with ease. You can receive partial dentures if you have only a few missing teeth or complete dentures to completely fill your entire… Read more »

Foods for Oral Health

You may have some idea which foods are best for your body health, but have you ever considered which foods are specifically for your dental health? Not surprisingly, these same foods are recommended by nutritionists, and won’t wreck your diet. Before we get into the good, most beneficial foods, let’s talk about the worst one…. Read more »