Dental Facts vs. Dental Myths

Oral care is very important if you’re interested in protecting your oral—or overall—health. Unfortunately, there are many dental myths that are widely accepted by the general public, which could lead to complications. To help you avoid some of these issues, our team is happy to reveal the truth behind these rumors. One common myth you… Read more »

Care and Cleaning Tips for Your New Partial

Your new custom partial fitted at is designed to restore the full function and appearance of your lost teeth. By keeping a few basic care and cleaning tips in mind, and including your partial in your oral hygiene routine, you can help to ensure that it will serve you for many years to come. Denture… Read more »

Consider Mouthwash in Your Home Care Routine

Did you know there are more bacteria in your mouth right now than there are people on the earth? That’s a lot! And while not all of them are bad or may cause problems like tooth decay and gum disease, plenty have the potential to damage your oral health. Brushing your teeth certainly helps to… Read more »

Dental Implants: After Your Procedure

So you finally got the dental implants you’ve been needing, and things are great. You are biting, chewing, and speaking like normal, and people are commenting on your vibrant new smile. You want to do everything you can to keep your new smile as healthy and brilliant as it is now. What should you do?… Read more »

Saliva: The Unsung Hero of Your Mouth

Whatever you’re doing—eating, breathing, sleeping—saliva is helping you do it by keeping your mouth moist and comfortable. Saliva also protects your teeth by washing away filmy plaque, neutralizing acids from food and preventing bacteria from attaching to your mouth. The enamel layer on your teeth is what protects the soft tissue and roots from decay,… Read more »

Problems Caused by Cavities

You know that cavities are bad news, but did you know that it can be difficult to detect a cavity while it’s forming? And while you could know that having a cavity is a problem, did you know that not treating a cavity could lead to a wide array of problems. For instance, did you… Read more »

Dental Veneer Maintenance 101

Your new dental veneers represent a serious investment in giving you the brilliant and even smile of your dreams. Gaining some new dental habits will help ensure that they provide you with your ideal smile for many years to come. Even though the porcelain veneers are not vulnerable to tooth decay, they will still need… Read more »

The Troublesome Signs of Gum Disease

Gum disease is a sneaky dental problem that tends to take over smiles without people noticing. It can slowly grow and advance in your mouth and threaten your teeth every waking moment. However, there are signs you can look for that lead to gum disease, and we recommend keeping an eye out for those so… Read more »

What Should I Use to Clean My Denture?

If you are a denture wearer, then you know how important it is to properly clean your appliance on a regular basis. But what do you need to use to clean it? Well, we are happy to tell you all about denture cleaners so you can keep your replacement teeth in tip-top shape! What are… Read more »

Dental Implants to Restore Oral Function due to Lost Teeth

When dental implants first emerged onto the oral health care scene over two decades ago they were primarily used to replace a single tooth that was missing as a result of advanced tooth decay or an injury that required extraction. As dental implant technology has continued to develop they have come into common practice with… Read more »