Do You Have Questions About Cavities? Here Are Your Answers

A dental cavity is a serious and dangerous dental issue. Unfortunately, many people don’t take cavities seriously. This can cause major problems. Oftentimes they do this because they don’t quite understand dental cavities and how they work. So, to help you know more about cavities, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to answer some frequently… Read more »

The Advances of Dentistry in the 18th Century: A Brief Timeline

The origins of dentistry reach farther than you might expect – as far as 12,000 B.C., in fact. But until the 18th century, development was sluggish. Then progress in dentistry accelerated. Here’s a brief timeline of how it happened: 1723: Pierre Fauchard, a French surgeon, publishes a monumental book called The Surgeon Dentist, A Treatise… Read more »

All About the American Dental Association

Dr. is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA). Is that important? What can the ADA do for you? The short answers to these questions are yes and quite a bit. But why and what, specifically? We at in , thought you would never ask. First, here’s the ADA’s basic background. It was created… Read more »

A Dental Abscess Needs Timely Treatment

When a cavity goes without professional treatment, the bacterial presence can gradually start to invade deep into the sensitive interior of the tooth. In time it could cause a serious toothache or a dangerous dental abscess. If you are experiencing pain, pressure, or general discomfort, in a distressed tooth or surrounding gums, you should not… Read more »

Toothbrush Techniques and Treatment Methods

As important as it is to brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day, every day, it is equally important to give appropriate time, care, and attention to the tools you will be using. No matter how often you may clean your teeth, if your toothbrush is not up to the task, your effort… Read more »

Maintaining Your New Dental Crown Restoration for a Beautiful Smile

At in , , Dr. and our team of dental professionals offer dental crowns for our patients struggling with damaged teeth. You may be a good candidate for a crown restoration if your smile has a misshapen tooth, a decayed tooth lacking enough tooth material to fill a cavity, a dental implant or bridge, or… Read more »

Are Dental Implants an Optimal Choice for Your Smile?

You can improve the appearance of your smile for the summer season by employing dental implants to replace missing or damaged teeth. With the help of dental implants, we can permanently replace missing teeth as we attach them directly to the jawbone material. Not only do dental implants improve your smile but they are also… Read more »

Your Dental Exam Includes a Screening for Early Signs of Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer

Each dental checkup performed at Dr. ’s , clinic is designed to address all the important involved in maintaining good oral health in the long-term. The cancer screening is administered at the end of your routine dental checkup. It involves your dentist examining your tongue, throat, face, and neck for any swelling or abnormal discoloration…. Read more »

A Bridge Might Be Needed to Restore a Severely Decayed Tooth

When tooth decay afflicts a tooth, the bacteria will gradually spread. Any procrastination in seeking professional treatment at could severely compromise the tooth. In time, this could cause the tooth to badly fracture or it could allow a dangerous infection to develop in the root. Sometimes Dr. can treat a tooth in this condition with… Read more »

How to Treat a Chipped or Broken Chomper

Your teeth are extremely important, especially when chewing, talking, and even smiling. This can make chipping a tooth extremely nerve wracking and troublesome. However, there is no need to worry. Our dental team has the training, experience, and skills needed to fix your chipped tooth and restore your oral health. But, in order for us… Read more »