Bad Habits Can Lead to Missing Teeth

If you do not take care of your teeth, they can easily be knocked out, loosened, or lost to decay. Teeth must be given the same care and attention throughout life because even the smallest of neglectful acts can slowly deteriorate your teeth over time. Bad habits can lead to missing teeth. Ask yourself if… Read more »

Which Type of Floss Is Best for You?

You probably know that there are a number of things you can do to protect your teeth. Similarly, you know that brushing and flossing are vital to your oral health. However, do you know how to determine the type of floss that’s best for your teeth? If you have large gaps in your teeth, you… Read more »

A Tongue Injury Might Need First Aid

Accidentally biting your tongue when you’re chewing gum or eating a snack is rarely a serious problem. Unfortunately, there are other rare occasions when something like a hard fall causes a significant tongue injury. To help provide quality first aid in these instances, your dentist, Dr. , offers these key insights. The severity of your… Read more »

Signs You May Have Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, is a serious condition caused by plaque and bad bacteria in our teeth. Without proper care and treatment, this condition can lead to devastating results including tooth loss and bone loss. That is why it is vital to remember your oral hygiene habits to help you fight off… Read more »

What Every Oral Health Kit Needs

Have you been keeping up with your oral care? If so, you are not alone. Thousands of people often forget the basics of oral care and quickly find themselves in a dental chair with either cavity, gum disease, or even tooth loss because of neglect to their teeth. With this holiday quickly approaching, why not… Read more »

What You Should Know About Abscesses and Tooth Infections

Have you ever heard of a tooth abscess or a tooth infection? While the two can be caused by similar issues, there are actually a few important differences between the two. For instance, while both issues will need professional treatment, the treatments could be very different. Still, what are the differences between a tooth infection… Read more »

Missing Tooth? We Can Help!

Have you ever lost a tooth? If you have—and even if you haven’t—you probably understand that missing a tooth can be embarrassing. Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to replace your missing teeth. However, did you know that replacing missing teeth could improve the health of your teeth? Luckily, your restoration… Read more »

Consequences of Nail Biting

Everyone gets nervous in their lives, whether they have a job interview, a performance on stage, or have to have an unpleasant conversation. Similarly, many people have nervous habits, such as a tapping of fingers, shaking your leg, or biting your nails. While most nervous habits won’t affect your health, biting nails actually will. You… Read more »

Important First Aid Tips to Help Manage a Cracked Tooth

The enamel layer of your teeth is very hard and durable. This allows you to bite off and chew foods. Unfortunately, there are rare situations where an accidental fall or blow to the face can carry enough force to actually crack the enamel layer on one or more teeth. This is even more likely if… Read more »

The Four Things You Can Do to Help Your Child’s Smile

If you want your child to grow into a strong, healthy, and beautiful smile, our team wants it too! This is why we are happy to help you properly take care of your child’s chompers as they grow. For the most success possible, we recommend doing the following things on a regular basis: Properly clean… Read more »