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 »

Check In With Your Dentist Semi-Annually

Do you have problems with your oral health? If so, when was the last time you went to the dentist? Many people avoid the dentist due to dental anxieties and fears, causing severe oral health problems in the long run. However, if you keep up with your dental visits, you could protect your oral health… Read more »

The Interesting Ingredients in Your Toothpaste

Most people, if asked what is in their toothpaste, can only tell you that it contains fluoride. Yes, that is probably the most important ingredient, but have you ever wanted to know exactly what in your toothpaste makes it clean and protect your teeth? Fluoride – Any toothpaste that sports the seal of the American… Read more »

Avoid These Foods to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Did you know, some foods are hazardous to your teeth? We all know sugar can be a threat to your oral health, but did you know there are other foods that can harm your teeth too? Poor food choices can result in poor oral health, which is why our dentist, Dr. in , , is… Read more »

Tips for Preventing Tooth Stains

If you would like to maintain a white smile and prevent tooth stains, then our dentist, Dr. Paul Neumann, is more than happy to help you. Fortunately, there are things you can do daily to keep the stunning smile you know and love. Those things are: -Avoid tooth-staining substances: There are things that can cause… Read more »

Biting Nails and Other Bad Habits

Teeth are made of tough materials, designed for biting and chewing food. Unfortunately, many people often attempt to use teeth for other things, such as biting fingernails, chewing on ice, or using teeth in place of scissors or other tools. Here are some bad habits that can do damage to your teeth, as well as… Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Dental Sealants

With the coming of the new year, it is important to think about protective treatments to put in place to ensure your smile can strive for the entirety of the year and many more years beyond. A highly effective tooth prevention treatment to consider is a dental sealant. Dental sealants are applied to your teeth… Read more »

Do This Before Your Dental Appointment if You’re Pregnant

If you’ve ever been expecting a child, you understand that it takes numerous medical checkups, and that can include lots of prescriptions. (And if you may be pregnant soon, you’ll definitely find out how busy pregnancy can be!) To help your doctors as they care for you during your pregnancy, there are some things you… Read more »