Why Toothpaste Choice Matters

When you get up to brush your teeth in the morning – and again before bed each night – you’re likely in enough of a hurry that you don’t look at what type of toothpaste you grab. You just hope you don’t mix it up with a tube of lotion, right? Well, though many people… Read more »

Ceramic Braces

When your children need braces, convincing them it’s in their best interests is often a challenge. After all, kids know braces aren’t all that comfortable, not to mention how much they change one’s appearance. So if braces are a topic of contention between you and your children, our team at in , , recommends you… Read more »

Can Eating Dark Chocolate Help Your Teeth?

You probably know that sugary foods aren’t great for your teeth or for your overall health. However, did you know that other ingredients can positively affect the health of your mouth? Some foods, such as dark chocolate, could actually have a number of benefits. Sugary foods can create an environment where bad bacteria can grow… Read more »

Five Promises that ADA Dentists Make

Visiting a dentist regularly is an essential part of keeping your smile healthy. When you choose a dentist who is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), like Dr. , you are choosing one who has access to extensive resources and up-to-date information. In addition, ADA dentists have agreed to follow the ADA Principles… Read more »

Composites Fillings 101

Composite fillings are natural-looking fillings that more and more supplants amalgams as the dental filling of choice for Americans. Composites may not have the 150-year track record of proven success that amalgams have enjoyed, but they are proving to be just as durable for smaller cavities as amalgams are. Today we would like to highlight… Read more »

Filling an Empty Gap With a Dental Implant

Do you have any missing teeth that you wish you could replace? Are there uncomfortable gaps in your mouth, where food tends to get lodged? Is your speech impaired due to tooth loss? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you may be a candidate for dental implants. A dental implant is an… Read more »