Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

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... 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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Different Types of Cavities

The word cavity is another way of saying tooth decay. There are various types of tooth decay, and so there are also many ways to combat them. If you have ever struggled to keep yourself or your child free of cavities, learning about the different types and how to prevent... Read more »

Bad Oral Habits Can Lead to Chipped Teeth

A chipped tooth can lead to a plethora of potential complications. On a functional level, the damaged area of tooth enamel can cause problems with discomfort and tooth sensitivity. If the chipped tooth appears when you smile it can also cause you to feel self-conscious about your appearance. Without professional... Read more »

Signs of Oral Cancer to Be Aware Of

As it is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, we would like to provide some helpful information about oral cancer and encourage you to come in for an oral cancer screening. At our office, oral cancer screenings are performed during routine dental appointments by our dentists. What is oral cancer? Oral cancer... Read more »

Facts About Fluoride

Your dentist, Dr. Janice Weinman, strongly recommends exposing your teeth to fluoride regularly. This is because fluoride can help your smile in a myriad of ways. To help you better understand fluoride, and to help you learn more about it, our dentist is happy to share some fluoride facts with... Read more »