A Small Cavity Might Be Treated with a Composite or Amalgam Filling

Small textures on your tooth enamel can gradually start to trap bacterial matter and plaque buildup. This is even more likely to occur if you are inconsistent with your daily oral hygiene regimen. When this happens, the natural bacteria in your mouth might start to weaken the tooth enamel. Once bacteria establish a presence, the… Read more »

Common Questions About Tooth Extractions

When a tooth has been damaged to the point that it cannot be saved, it must be removed. Failing teeth that are not removed can further damage your gums and cause infections and disease. Tooth extractions remove the tooth and protect your mouth from further damage. Listed below are common questions about tooth extractions: Which… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Tooth Abscesses

Did you know that you should consider visiting your doctor if you think you have an infection? While you probably did, would you be surprised to know that you should visit our team if you think you have an infection in your teeth? In reality, it’s very important that you visit us for this problem… Read more »

A Tooth Suffering from a Large Cavity Might Need to Be Repaired with a Crown

A cavity is essentially an area of tooth decay that forms when the bacteria living in your mouth manage to exploit an area of tooth enamel. This is more likely to occur if you are inconsistent with your daily oral hygiene routine or if you put off your routine dental checkup. If a cavity is… Read more »

Whitening Your Sensitive Teeth: The How-To

Are you unhappy with the color of your teeth? Are you interested in teeth whitening but worried about the treatment because you have sensitive teeth? If so, there are a few things you can do to protect your pearly whites while avoiding painful or uncomfortable side effects. If you’re interested in whitening your teeth, you… Read more »

A Badly Chipped Tooth Might Need a Crown Restoration

A chipped tooth might seem like a minor inconvenience. If the chip isn’t prevalent in your smile, you might be tempted to procrastinate having it repaired. However, the damaged tooth enamel could start to trap food particles and plaque, fostering a new area of tooth decay. Sometimes, a badly chipped tooth can’t be repaired by… Read more »

Are Amalgam Dental Fillings Safe?

For more than 150 years, amalgam fillings have been used by dentists everywhere to fill cavities. However, in recent years after knowledge of what mercury and other heavy metals can do to your body’s overall health, a few people have questioned the safety of amalgam fillings. Today we’ll address those concerns and show why our… Read more »

Things You Need for Your Smile’s Health

The holiday season is upon us filling the air with delicious spices and sugary aromas all around us. As this holiday approaches, our team here at in , , is ready to help you with tips and tricks when it comes to scaring cavities away from your smile this Halloween season. As always the best… Read more »

A Knocked-Out Tooth Often Requires Urgent Care

Each one of your teeth is held in its socket by a series of strong periodontal ligaments. Unfortunately, there are extreme situations where and an incident like a hard fall, or blow to the face can sever these ligaments and effectively knock the tooth out of the socket. A case like this requires urgent first… Read more »

Laser Dentistry for Your Smile

Does the idea of visiting your dentist make you uncomfortable? Laser dentistry is another dental option that can help you look forward to dental treatment. Lasers dentistry is popular because it offers a number of benefits. Besides making the procedure far less invasive, it allows our dentist more precision along with minimizing the damage done to… Read more »