A Tooth with a Missing Dental Filling Needs Professional Treatment

When a dental filling is initially installed into the enamel layer of an affected tooth, it is typically cured and bonded in place or secured firmly with a special type of dental adhesive. This created an effective connection between the filling material and the tooth enamel that is capable of lasting for many years. Yet… Read more »

Is Your Dream Smile a Few Dental Veneers Away?

The thin cosmetic shells that are made to cover your teeth and improve unwanted flaws are known as dental veneers. If you are dissatisfied with your smile due to cosmetic imperfections, you may be able to achieve your dream smile with dental veneers! Dr. may recommend dental veneers for the following dental flaws: • Deeply… Read more »

Restore Your Missing Tooth With a Dental Implant

Dental implants have been around for over 20 years as an option to restore a missing tooth, and the dental implant techniques and technology keep advancing. Today, a dental implant can be used to anchor a dental bridge or provide posts to secure formerly removable dentures to your smile. If you are interested in receiving… Read more »

Tooth Healthy Foods for the Holidays

The holidays are here, and that means lots of really fantastic food. It is easy to get carried away by eating lots of sweets, and that can be bad for your teeth. But you don’t have to sacrifice mouth health to eat delicious food! Here are a couple great ways to enjoy your holiday food… Read more »

Could You Benefit from the Invisalign® System?

If you are an adult who has been thinking about orthodontics, you may have been put off by an image of a high school kid with a mouthful of metal braces. You may also be turned off by the idea of having to limit your diet to foods that won’t damage your dental work, the… Read more »

Saving A Tooth with A Dental Crown

Severely damaged teeth may not need to be extracted. Dental crowns are useful for rescuing teeth that have been damaged or have been compromised by decay or disease. A crown can be used when not enough original tooth material remains to successfully hold a filling in place. A crown may also come in handy to… Read more »

Relevant Guidelines Concerning Tooth Replacement Treatments

If you require a tooth replacement, modern dentistry is capable of providing you with aesthetically pleasing artificial replacements that look and function similar to normal teeth. Not only are they highly effective at filling out your smile, they can also blend in seamlessly with the rest of your teeth. Effective treatments include dentures, dental bridges,… Read more »

A Distressed Dental Bridge Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

A dental bridge is a method used to replace a missing tooth. A bridge is created in a special dental lab from materials that will rival the strength of natural tooth enamel. When it’s ready Dr. will cement it onto the two anchoring abutments to fully restore the lost tooth. While it is rare, there… Read more »

Saving Your Molars With Dental Sealants

Your back teeth, known as your molars and premolars, have a very special job to do. Those teeth are responsible for chewing your food to get it ready for you to swallow and digest. To do that job well, they are equipped with cusps, which make up the grooves and ridges of those teeth. The… Read more »

Are You Supporting Your Oral Health With the Foods You Eat?

Your daily diet can support your oral health and help you build a smile you can be proud of. A healthy diet combined with diligent daily oral hygiene habits are the building blocks of a lifetime of smiles. Today, Dr. and our team want to share a few healthy food tips to help you in… Read more »