Category: General Dentistry

Answering Your Questions About Pediatric Dentistry

As a parent, there are lots of things you do to help keep your kids safe and healthy. You make sure they buckle up when they’re in the car with you, and that they eat breakfast everyday before school. You make sure they wear a helmet to rider their bikes, brush their teeth before bed,… Read more »

Good Foods for Great Oral Health

Are you unsure how healthy your smile actually is, and curious to know if there is more you could or should be doing to protect it from common dental problems like cavities? While dental hygiene and routine checkups and cleanings are good ways to keep your smile healthy and cavity-free, another simple way to protect… Read more »

Can You Avoid Cavities and Other Dental Issues Through Oral Care?

If you have struggled with dental cavities in the past, then you have probably wondered what more you could be doing to protect your oral health. Even though cavities and other dental problems are largely avoidable through proper preventive care, the vast majority of adults in America will still experience dental decay. Many will even… Read more »

Do You Need Treatment For TMJ Disorder?

Do you frequently experience a popping or crackling sensation in your jaw? What may seem like a minor annoyance could actually be a warning sign of a serious problem. Over ten million people suffer from TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. Do you need treatment for TMJ disorder? What causes TMD?

Help Your Kids Develop Healthy Smiles

Do you want to ensure your kids get to enjoy this summer with beautiful and healthy smiles? Whether you’ll be taking a once-in-a-lifetime vacation with the entire family, or lounging around your own backyard and exploring local parks, chances are you want their smiles to be ready for the ensuing photo ops. Even more importantly,… Read more »

Understanding the Role Your Gums Play in a Healthy Smile

When you think of a healthy smile, do you immediately envision beautiful white teeth? If so, you’re not alone. In their pursuit of oral health, many people focus their attention on their teeth. Unfortunately this can sometimes do them a disservice. That is because teeth are only one half of the equation to a healthy… Read more »

What Can You Do to Prevent Dental Problems?

Was one of your New Year’s resolutions to take better care of your smile? Whether your commitment to oral care was inspired by dental problems in the past, or simply a desire to maintain a lovely and healthy smile, a preventive dentist can help in your quest. Diagnostic exams and preventive cleanings are wonderful ways… Read more »

Do You Grind Your Teeth?

Did you now that over ten million people in the United States suffer from a disorder known as bruxism? Patients with bruxism grind their teeth or clench their jaws on a regular basis, often at night. Over time, this disorder can damage teeth and increase the risk of other issues developing such as TMJ disorder…. Read more »