Are you concerned that brushing and flossing aren’t doing enough to prevent tooth decay? It’s easy for adults and children to sometimes lapse in their daily dental routine. At your or your family’s regular checkup, we may recommend a fast, effective treatment that can provide an added layer of protection that works alongside your regular dental hygiene routines. Read more to find out about this treatment.
Due to normal wear and tear, common dental conditions arise — tooth decay, worn down teeth or cracked teeth, and more. Dental crowns can help protect teeth by completely covering the tooth to prevent further damage as well as improve the appearance of a tooth. A versatile treatment, crowns are used in many dental applications, such as:
With all that is going on in the world, you may be thinking, “What are the best ways to maintain my health, including my dental health?” While it’s well known that keeping a consistent dental hygiene regimen of daily flossing and brushing, cutting back on sugary foods is also a great way to help prevent cavities. Read on to find out more ways to keep your teeth healthy.
Most people think that brushing and flossing should be enough to prevent cavities. Unfortunately, sometimes it isn’t, especially for molars. The back teeth that are the core of the chewing process have a rough and uneven surface that becomes the perfect nest for leftover food and cavity-causing bacteria.
Thanks to modern dental technology, we can deliver even better dental care along with a more comfortable experience for patients. Whether it is a new technique that improves the results of a treatment, or cutting-edge equipment that shortens the amount of time a patient sits in the chair, we are always looking for ways to use dental advancements to benefit our patients. So, we are excited to announce that we recently added a new tool to our office that allows us to perform certain procedures pain-free and without anesthesia. Read more to find out about this special tool.
Are you excited for spring? My dental team and I are looking forward to warmer weather and spending more time outdoors. This is also a time of year when we see patients motivated to make improvements to their teeth. Common dental problems such as chipped, cracked and discolored teeth are small issues that can be effectively resolved with a simple procedure that you might not know about. Read more to find out about this unique treatment.
Most people take their teeth and gums for granted until something like a cavity, signs of gum disease, or other dental issue needs to be addressed. Our dental team always works to help prevent these conditions in our patients. Here are some basic tips on caring for your oral health to help avoid painful and inconvenient dental conditions.
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month — a month dedicated to highlighting the importance of early dental care to children and their caregivers. We know it’s not always easy to get young kids to brush their teeth, but we would like to offer you some tips on how to set your child up for a lifetime of good dental health habits.
Do you wish could change the shape of your teeth? Are you tired of dealing with cracked or chipped teeth? Dental veneers are a solution for such issues. Veneers are customized shells made of porcelain that are attached to the front of your teeth in order to change their appearance. The dental veneer is a versatile, minimally invasive treatment option for a wide variety of dental issues.
We hope your new year is off to a great start. Here in the office, it’s our goal every year to help keep our patients’ dental health in check. During your routine checkups, we take time to not only clean your teeth but to check for any signs of dental issues. In particular, we want to make sure we catch a certain oral disease before it progresses and causes complications such as tooth loss. Continue reading to find out more.