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What to Expect After Your All-on-4 Implant Procedure

If you’re missing all of your upper or lower teeth, you may be leery of replacing them with dental implants. But a revolutionary new procedure called All-on-4® dental implants may be just what you need. Read on to find out!
Jul 11th, 2023

What Is Plaque and Why Is It a Problem?

You know you’re supposed to brush your teeth, but do you know why? Read on to find out about plaque — what it is, why it’s a problem, and what you can do about it.
Jun 2nd, 2023

8 Problems That Veneers Resolve

Think your smile has a problem? Chances are that veneers can resolve it. Read on to find out just how versatile dental veneers are.
May 5th, 2023

How a Dentist Can Help Sleep Apnea

If you have sleep apnea, you might find help from an unlikely source — your dentist. Read on to find out how a trip to the dentist can help you sleep better.
Jan 8th, 2023

Are Gaps in Your Teeth Dangerous?

If you have gaps in your teeth, your biggest concern might be cosmetic. But fixing your gapped teeth may have even greater benefits — protecting your oral and overall health. Here’s how.
Dec 8th, 2022

The Advantages of Pop-Up Dental Care

Pop-up dental care may sound a little strange, but it’s an ingenious way to give more people access to critical dental care. Find out how it works.
Sep 19th, 2022

Are You Brushing and Flossing Properly?

You learned how to brush and floss as a child, but you may have slipped into some bad habits since then. Read on for a refresher course on how to brush and floss your teeth properly.
Aug 9th, 2022

4 Benefits of a Gum Lift

Have you ever thought that something didn’t look quite right about your smile? You might have a “gummy smile” that could benefit from a gum lift. Find out here how it works.
Jun 1st, 2022

When to Consider All-on-4® Implants

If you’re missing all of your upper or lower teeth, a revolutionary new treatment called All-on-4® implants can restore your teeth, your smile, and your confidence. Learn how it works here.
May 1st, 2022

5 Ways to Prevent Cavities

Ever since you were a kid, you’ve heard that cavities in your teeth are bad. But what’s the best way to prevent them from forming? Read on to find out five easy ways!
Apr 1st, 2022

What Happens After Invisalign Treatment?

Once you’ve finished your Invisalign® treatment, what’s next? What do you need to do to keep the straight teeth and beautiful smile you’ve worked so hard to get?
Mar 2nd, 2022

Pinhole Gum Surgery: What to Expect

Not only do receding gums change the appearance of your smile, but they also cause oral health issues that need to be addressed. Find out how pinhole gum surgery can solve the problem quickly.
Feb 1st, 2022

Wisdom Teeth Extraction: How to Prevent Dry Sockets

When you have to get your wisdom teeth out, extraction is only part of the process. You also need to make sure to avoid dry sockets from forming afterward. Follow these tips and you can save yourself some pain!
Jan 5th, 2022

5 Benefits of a Root Canal

If you need a root canal, sooner is better than later. Here are five reasons why you should call your dentist today to get that root canal scheduled.
Nov 2nd, 2021

Am I a Good Candidate for Invisalign?

Need to straighten your teeth but don’t want traditional braces and not sure if Invisalign® is right for you? Read on to get the answers you’re looking for.
Oct 7th, 2021

4 Conditions That Veneers Correct

Tired of hiding your smile and ready to do something about it? Find out what conditions veneers can fix so you can let your smile shine!
Sep 6th, 2021

How Often Should I Have My Teeth Cleaned?

Even if you follow a strict dental hygiene routine at home, you still need professional dental cleanings. Find out why, and how often you should be going to the dentist.
Aug 10th, 2021

3 Types of Sedation Medicine

Almost half of Americans have some level of anxiety about going to the dentist. Find out how sedation medicine can help you have a pleasant experience.
Jul 20th, 2021

Life After Dental Implant Surgery

Is there life after dental implant surgery? The answer, of course, is yes. Here’s more info on what dental implants are and how you can adjust to life with implants.
Jun 20th, 2021

Non-Cosmetic Reasons to Fix Your Smile Problems

If you think the only reasons to care about flaws in your smile are cosmetic, you might need to think again. Read on to learn more about the non-cosmetic reasons for fixing your smile.
May 10th, 2021

Does Getting Dental Implants Hurt?

Dental implants are now the best way to successfully replace missing teeth because the implant replaces the tooth above and below the gumline. As with any contemporary dental procedure, pain is well controlled with anesthetics.
Apr 1st, 2021

What Is a Gum Lift?

When you look in the mirror, do you see more of your gums than your teeth? If you’re embarrassed by a gummy smile, it’s time to explore how a gum lift can reshape your gums and give you the beautiful smile you desire.
Mar 14th, 2021

What's the Best Age to Have Wisdom Teeth Removed?

You can undergo dental surgery to remove problem wisdom teeth at age, but there’s a recommended window between the ages of 18 and 24 when dentists would prefer for extraction. This age provides a balance of simple procedure and speedy recovery. Here’s why.
Feb 1st, 2021

More to Smile About: We Offer Botox

Every year millions of men and women seek Botox® treatments to help them look and feel their best. Read on to learn why this simple cosmetic treatment is part of so many American regular beauty regimens.
Dec 1st, 2020

9 Bad Habits That May be Ruining Your Teeth

Healthy teeth and gums extend beyond a winning smile. They impact your ability to chew and speak properly. To ensure they last, practice preventive care and avoid bad habits that can ruin your pearly whites. Read on to learn what these are.
Nov 1st, 2020

The 2 Most Common Causes of White Spots on Your Teeth

Even though you go to great lengths to keep your teeth snow white, you may be self-conscious about tiny acutely discolored white spots that speckle your teeth. Learn what causes them and how we can help you get rid of them.
Oct 18th, 2020

What are Veneers?

If you have minor imperfections or discolored teeth that are affecting your otherwise great smile, veneers are the perfect solution. Explore why veneers are some of the more versatile and effective cosmetic tools for transforming your smile.
Aug 3rd, 2020

COVID-19 and Dental Care: What You Should Know

As the coronavirus restrictions begin to lift around the country, you may be wondering if it’s safe to go back to the dentist. Learn about the extensive precautions we’re taking so you can get the preventive, elective, or urgent dental care you need.
Jul 20th, 2020

The Many Benefits of Mouth Guards

Did you know mouth guards can treat a number of conditions that affect your oral and general health? Read on to learn how custom-fitted mouth guards can help you beat the battle against teeth grinding and sleep apnea!
Jun 16th, 2020

Three Reasons Regular Dental Cleanings Are So Important

Are you considering skipping your regular dental appointment? If you aren’t in pain and your teeth look okay, you may be tempted to put off your regular appointment for cleaning. Here are a few reasons you may want to make you reconsider.
May 13th, 2020

Dental Implants: The Next Best Thing to Natural Teeth

If you have one or more severely damaged or missing teeth, dental implants are as close as you can get to replacement teeth. The implants’ titanium posts meld with your jawbone, providing a durable, stable “root.” Read on to learn more.
Apr 20th, 2020

Don't Ignore the Pain – A Root Canal Could Save Your Tooth

When given the choice between saving a natural tooth and an extraction, always choose to save your tooth. Keeping your teeth is the easiest path to good oral health. Discover how root canals can save teeth and help you avoid health complications.
Feb 1st, 2020

Waking Up with Headaches? You Might Need a Mouthguard

If you’re suffering from headaches when you get up in the morning, you might benefit from wearing a mouthguard. Find out the types of headache pain that mouthguards can relieve and whether this device can help you awaken without discomfort.
Dec 1st, 2019

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Teeth tend to darken over time, even teeth that have been whitened. It can be disappointing to see your results slowly fade. How can you extend the results of your teeth whitening to keep your pearly whites sparkling longer?
Nov 1st, 2019

Non-Cosmetic Reasons to Consider Veneers

Are your teeth cracked or damaged? You might want to consider veneers! Keep reading to learn more about veneers and how they can improve your smile in place of crowns or fillings.
Oct 1st, 2019