A Dental Bleaching Treatment Is the Most Effective Method to Whiten Stained Teeth

If the teeth in your smile have become dull or yellow, it can have an adverse effect on your self-esteem. This might prompt you to try brightening your smile with store-bought whitening products. However, most of them lack the strength to safely and effectively whiten your smile. In a situation like this, your best option… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your Dental Veneers

Americans spend millions of dollars on the appearance of their teeth every year. Having flaws in your smile can be embarrassing, and this causes many people have issues with their self-confidence. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to attain a more beautiful smile. And when you’re considering your options, please don’t forget about… Read more »

How to Take Care of Your New Dentures

Your new dentures have restored the beauty and functionality of your smile. It is important that you take care of your dentures to keep them in good working order. Handle with Care Dentures are delicate, so please handle with care. When you are handling your dentures, stand over a sink filled with water and/or put… Read more »

Causes of Tooth Discoloration

A lot of different things can cause your teeth to lose their pearly white shine. This likely will prompt you to explore tooth whitening procedures. However, before you start exploring your options, you need to understand why teeth get stained, and how, in order to choose the most effective treatment. Let’s look at what Dr…. Read more »

Repairing a Missing Filling Might Require Installing a Crown

When the bacteria in your mouth work to weaken the cement holding a filling in place, it could potentially fall out. If the filling was large, or new decay had set in, there might not be sufficient enamel remaining to repair the problem with a filling. In a case like this, your dentist will likely… Read more »

The 101 on Whitening Strips

Your tooth enamel has microscopic pores that are receptive to long-term staining. Many people interested in brightening their smile will turn to Dr. to understand their whitening options. Your dentist, Dr. , has the training and experience needed to help you find the safest and most effective way to brighten your smile. There are many… Read more »

Dental Sealants Prevent Cavities on Your Back Teeth

For many people the occlusal or biting surface of their back teeth can naturally have deep pits, fissures and contours. Should plaque and residual food particles become trapped in these hard to clean areas, it can lead to the formation of large cavities. The large fillings needed to repair these teeth can pose problems later… Read more »

Restoring a Severely Fractured Tooth With a Crown

The enamel layer of your teeth is very hard and extremely durable, yet it is not impervious. While most damage to tooth enamel comes from tooth decay, or cavities, it is possible to break or fracture a tooth. Sometimes this is caused by a hard fall or blow to the face. However, if you have… Read more »

Bridging the Gap to a Full Smile

When people lose a tooth to disease or injury, it has a tremendous impact on their life. Teeth enable us to chew, obviously, but they also help facilitate speech and keep our face shape constant. A missing tooth can harm self-confidence and even lead to other dental issues. Bridging the gap with a dental bridge… Read more »

Is Tongue Brushing Necessary?

You know that it’s important to brush and floss every day, but what do you know about brushing your tongue? In fact, should you consider brushing your tongue? What are the benefits? Do you just use your toothbrush? If you’re interested in answers questions like these, please read on. Strictly speaking, brushing your tongue isn’t… Read more »