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5 Reasons to Consider Dental Implants

Want to feel better about your smile? Dental implants are custom to your specific needs. If you’ve experienced tooth loss, decay or disease that has left your smile less glamorous than it once was, you’re probably wondering what you can do about it. And while everyone’s smile is unique in its own right, dental implants […]

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Oral Self-Care When You’re Ill

When you’re sick, it’s easy to put your life on hold until you feel better. Even something as common as the cold. But there are a few things to consider when it comes to caring for your teeth and mouth when an illness sets in. Here are some common sense self-care tips to get you […]

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3 Ways To Help Your Child Stop Sucking Their Thumb

The uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic is a lot for adults to handle. Naturally, some of our children are having a difficult time with all the changes in their lives. School is closed, they can’t see their friends and parents are stressed. It’s a lot for kids to deal with, and one way you may […]

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What to Expect From Scaling and Root Planing

One of the benefits of a dental checkup is that the professional cleaning can be completed in short order. Patients that we don’t see often, usually require a deeper, more comprehensive cleaning. If life has gotten in the way of tending to your oral health, we would consider it a privilege to be of service. […]

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What Happens During a Routine Checkup?

If it’s been ages since you’ve seen a dentist, you’re not the only one. It happens all the time. People get busy. They put it off. Time passes. Then, a new problem emerges. And it has nothing to do with your teeth and gums: embarrassment. Shame. The fear of judgment from having waited so long. […]

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The Most Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures

More and more people are looking for ways to improve their appearance. And it isn’t all about vanity. Our smile is a social asset with the potential to improve or even derail one’s career. Today, cosmetic dentistry is practically routine. The results can be truly transformational. Here are the most common procedures being performed today: […]

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Concerns About Oral Piercings?

Body piercing has been a popular form of expression. Roman soldiers pierced their nipples. Egyptian pharaohs pierced their navels. These days, the most common are ear piercings. But since the late 1980s there has been a growing interest in oral piercings. This includes the tongue, lips and cheek. However, piercing in and around your mouth […]

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How to Select a Great Dentist

Maybe you’ve moved, switched jobs and you’re looking for a new dentist. Perhaps you don’t have a dentist or you simply want to try something new. While we hope you’ll choose us, here are some tips to help you find a perfect match: If your search is due to a move, ask your current dentist […]

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10 Reasons For Bad Breath

Bad breath is a social disease. It repels others. It affects intimacy with our partner. It can even stand in the way of a well-deserved promotion. Why? In the same way a bitter taste can protect us from eating something harmful or poisonous, we instinctively avoid things that smell bad. Thankfully, bad breath is correctable. […]

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You’re Never Too Old For Braces

Ideally, our teeth should line up as neatly as the keys of a piano. Unfortunately, many of us have to live with crooked teeth, crowded smiles, or poorly aligned bites. Or do we? Turns out, it’s never too late to get a perfect smile. Childhood, when there is maximum bone growth is the best time […]

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