Insights on Your Treatment and Restoration Options for a Chipped Tooth

The enamel layer on each of your teeth is made from microscopic mineral crystal structures that give your teeth the hardness they need for biting off, chewing and grinding food. There are a few things like grinding your teeth or using them as tools that can cause a chip in... Read more »

Ground Teeth can be Fixed by Crowns

Bruxisim is a recognized medical condition, where someone grinds their teeth on a regular basis. In many cases bruxism is a result of excess stress and may require psychological techniques to remedy. Unfortunately, the forces imparted on your teeth when you grind them at night can cause chips, fractures and... Read more »

Solving Cosmetic Issues With Dental Bonding

Cosmetic dentistry has given us a wide range of tools to use on an even wider range of cosmetic issues. Everybody wants a bright, beautiful smile, but sometimes there are obstacles on the way to a great grin. While some are fairly major and sometimes require extensive treatment, others are... Read more »

3 Things You Need to Know About Gum Disease

Gum disease, also referred to as periodontal disease, is a major part of overall oral health. Many people associate it only with tobacco use, but its causes and reach are more and greater than you might think. Here are three things you need to know about gum disease. It’s more... Read more »

What Is A Dental Crown And Why You May Need It

If your dentist has told you that you need a dental crown, you may find yourself asking many questions about this restoration. What is a crown? What does it do? Why do I need it? Below are a few of the answers to these questions. Dental crowns, in short, are... Read more »

Bone Graft Surgery to Improve Jaw Structure

Advanced gum disease, severe tooth decay and fractures that require multiple extractions can result in a loss material in the bones that anchor your teeth in your mouth. In some cases there simply isn’t enough healthy bone material available to anchor a dental implant. When this happens a dentist will... Read more »

Tips and Techniques to Take Care of Your Dental Implants

Over the last 20 years, dental implants have become a popular way of replacing lost teeth, anchoring a bridge or providing anchors for removable dentures. Regardless of their role in your mouth, your implants represent a serious investment in your long-term oral form and function. Even though they are not... Read more »

Factors for Oral Cancer and Pharyngeal Cancer

Oral cancers are very serious conditions that can affect your quality of life. Oral cancer screenings at your regular dental checkups are essential tools for early detection, which improves your odds for successful treatment. There are several factors that can contribute to whether or not you develop oral cancer. While... Read more »

Is It Dry Mouth?

Today our team is going to give you a brief look into a common dental problem known as dry mouth to help increase your awareness. Dry mouth is a condition caused by not having enough saliva to keep your mouth wet. This condition can cause difficulties in tasting, chewing, swallowing... Read more »

The Facts on Children’s Gum Disease

Periodontal disease, though common in adults, can also affect children. Our team is going to give you as parents, some signs you can look for in your child’s teeth to know whether or not gum disease is affecting them. We’ll also give you some tips on how you can help... Read more »