Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily... Read more »


Sarah, a friend of the practice, is 12 years old and is fighting an aggressive form of Brain Cancer. For the next 11 days, Sarah is collecting Scentsy Buddies, which are stuffed animals that have calming scents, to give to the other children going through cancer treatment.  Sarah and her cousin Melissa Lee Brooks are teaming up… Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Invisalign Helps You Reap the Benefits of Straight Teeth

Did you know that crooked, crowded, or misaligned teeth don’t just hurt your appearance but your bite and oral health as well? Misaligned teeth can cause difficulty chewing, jaw problems, and prematurely wear down tooth enamel, which is the one thing standing between your teeth and cavity-causing decay. Invisalign clear therapeutic grade plastic aligners straighten… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

What is Fluorosis?

Have you noticed spots or streaks on your child’s teeth? They may be white or brown in color, and they may be the result of a condition known as fluorosis. Before you start to worry, fluorosis is not a threat to your child’s teeth or overall health. Fluorosis is a condition caused by too much… Read more »

Is your water bottle acidic?

Did you know that water bottle companies change the pH of water to be more acidic? They do this to prolong the shelf life of the product.  I assumed all water to be neutral (around pH 7), but I was shocked to see this was not the case!  How does the pH of your water… Read more »

Are You Prepared for a Dental Emergency?

Most people expect dental emergencies to occur when playing football, lacrosse or when doing something like rock climbing. But the truth is that you can slip, trip, fall, or suffer a blow to the mouth at almost any time. With that in mind, it is a good idea to have a dental first aid kit… Read more »