Interdental Cleaning: Why Dental Floss Is Important

Why is dental floss so important? The reason we floss is because harmful materials and food residing in our mouths can combine with bacteria to form plaque. Plaque is capable of producing harmful acids that can eat through our tooth enamel and gum tissue, causing tooth decay and gum disease. Although plaque is easy enough… Read more »

Why Not Add These Tooth-Friendly Foods to Your Table?

Most people are familiar with what heart-healthy food is but tooth-friendly fare is not as commonly known. At , Dr. Brett Langston and Dr. Maria Pappas in , , want to share some healthy food tips to help you and your loved ones make healthy food choices. Tooth-Friendly Fare –Researchers at the University of Illinois… Read more »

Recover Your Smile Confidence

Do you have multiple issues with your smile needing help to recover you smile confidence? If so, we are here to help. If you currently have issues interfering with your smile’s function and appearance, full mouth reconstruction uses a combination of dental restoration treatments to replace most or all of the teeth in your smile…. Read more »

Dental Implants: How to Take Care of Your New-and-Improved Tooth

A dental implant can restore your smile and oral health for many years. However, that’s only the case if you do all you can to keep it in tip-top shape. So, please remember to take care of your new-and-improved tooth on a regular basis. You can do so by doing the following things: –Keep up… Read more »

Keep Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape by Avoiding These Medical Conditions

Did you know there are certain medical conditions that can harm your smile and alter your oral health? Well, it’s true, unfortunately. This is why it’s important to do all you can to take good care of your teeth and gums on a regular basis. That way you’ll increase your chances of having a top-notch… Read more »

Avoid These Dental Issues for a Strong Oral Health

Dr. and our dental team care about you and your smile. This is why we encourage you to take good care of your teeth and gums on a regular basis. There are many dental issues in the world today that can attack your smile and alter your oral health. It’s best to do all you… Read more »

Am I a Candidate for Teeth Whitening?

Are your teeth stained or yellowed? Do you yearn for a brighter, whiter smile? Teeth whitening in , , may be for you. At , we offer both in-office and take-home whitening for your convenience. However, there are some things you should discuss with Dr. Langston and Dr. Pappas before deciding to whiten your teeth…. Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Cosmetically Improve an Unappealing Smile

Along with eye contact, a white and winning smile is essential for making a great first impression. If the teeth in your smile suffer from cosmetic imperfections, chips or unappealing stains, it can affect your social life. To treat a problem of this magnitude, your dentist, Dr. , might recommend custom-shaped and shaded porcelain dental… Read more »

Don’t Get an Abscess

When you have a tooth that gets infected, you’ll end up with what’s technically called an abscess. An abscess can cause myriad oral health problems, but first and foremost it poses a danger to the health of the tooth – or teeth – that it formed under. So how do you prevent an abscess? It’s… Read more »

Bad Breath: Cause and Cures

Bad breath can ruin an otherwise great day. It can leave you self conscious every time you open your mouth. You could consider using mouthwash, but this may only be hiding a deeper issues. Fortunately, there are a number of things you can do to beat bad breath at the source. There are many different… Read more »