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4 Signs Your Tooth Needs to be Extracted

Nobody says, “Yay! I’m having a tooth pulled!” But sometimes, an extraction is the best way to stop persistent pain and prevent more serious problems from happening. Here are four times when an extraction could be the best choice for you.

Sep 6th, 2022
How to Take Care of Your Temporary Crown

A temporary crown protects your tooth while you wait for a permanent crown to be custom made just for you. Because they’re designed to be removed, temporary crowns aren’t as durable as their permanent counterparts. Here’s how to care for them.

Aug 1st, 2022
How to Prevent or Manage Chronic Bad Breath

Bad breath happens to us all from time to time. But if you have frequent or chronic bad breath, an underlying problem could be to blame. Here’s what you can do to keep bad breath (and the embarrassment it causes) at bay.

Jul 1st, 2022
5 Benefits of a Root Canal

There’s plenty to like about root canal treatment, especially if you want to keep your natural teeth and improve your smile and your oral health. If a root canal is in your future, here are five good things to know about this very common procedure.

Jun 1st, 2022
How Dental Cleanings Make Way for a Confident Smile

You may not always look forward to your regular dental cleaning appointment. But having those twice-a-year professional cleanings is one of the simplest — and most important — things you can do to keep your smile looking its best. Here’s why.

May 1st, 2022
Does My Child Need a Mouth Guard?

Most sports require some sort of special equipment — but often, mouth guards aren’t included. Here’s why your child needs a mouth guard for any sport — not just during competition, but at practice sessions, too.

Apr 1st, 2022
Debunking Root Canal Myths

Root canal treatment plays an important role in avoiding tooth loss and helping people maintain their beautiful smiles. Sadly, root canal treatment suffers from a lot of misinformation. This post dispels five of the most common myths.

Mar 1st, 2022
The Many Benefits of Veneers

Dental veneers are the go-to solution for correcting an array of smile flaws that can undermine your confidence and make your smile look worn out. Here’s a quick review of the benefits veneers offer — and how they can transform your smile.

Feb 1st, 2022
Common Smile Problems We Can Address

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, so it makes sense to make sure it looks its best. Here are six common smile flaws we can fix so you can make a great first impression every time.

Dec 6th, 2021
Tips for Caring for Your Dentures

Dentures are a time-tested solution for missing teeth, but if you’ve never had dentures before, you might be wondering how to care for them. In this post, we have the answers.

Nov 3rd, 2021
How to Prepare for Your Tooth Extraction

Sometimes, having a tooth pulled is the best treatment option, especially for preventing more serious problems from developing. If you have an extraction in your future, these five simple tips will help you prepare.

Oct 6th, 2021
What's Included in Our Smile Makeovers?

Perfect smiles don’t happen naturally — but that doesn’t mean you can’t have one. Smile makeovers feature an array of treatment options to help your smile look its dazzling best.

Sep 6th, 2021
Why You Shouldn't Ignore a Missing Crown

Dental crowns help you maintain your oral health and your beautiful smile. If a crown falls out, it’s a dental emergency you should never ignore. Here’s why.

Aug 5th, 2021
5 Ways to Lower Your Risk for Gum Disease

Gum disease is a major cause of tooth loss, but the good news is, it can be prevented. Here are five things you can do right now to keep your gums healthy — and help prevent gum disease and tooth loss.

Jul 14th, 2021
Guidelines for Making the Most of Invisalign

Invisalign® is a popular option for people who want straighter teeth and more beautiful smiles without braces. If Invisalign treatment is in your future, these eight tips can help your experience be the best it can be.

Jun 17th, 2021
4 Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments

Are you interested in improving the appearance of your smile this spring? You’d be amazed at how much of a difference today’s cosmetic dentistry treatments can make. Read on to learn more about our most popular cosmetic dentistry offerings.

May 10th, 2021
Learn How Veneers Can Instantly Correct Gaps Between Teeth

Are you tired of smiling with your lips closed or covering your mouth with your hand? Maybe it's time to consider dental veneers and put your self-conscious feelings behind you. Read on to learn more about the details and benefits of veneers.

Apr 1st, 2021
When to Consider Getting Crowns and Bridges

Missing or decayed teeth are just two reasons you might consider getting dental crowns and bridges. Discover how these dental treatments help improve both the form and function of your smile and keep your mouth healthy.

Mar 1st, 2021
9 Common Bad Habits That Can Ruin Your Teeth

Are you an ice-cruncher, nail-bitter, or big-time lover of sweets? If so, you may be ruining your teeth without realizing it. Read on to learn the 9 most common bad habits that can crimp your smile.

Feb 17th, 2021
Adjusting to Life With Dentures

Dentures are an excellent way to improve your appearance and restore your dental health when missing teeth. But you’ll need to plan on an adjustment period. Here’s what to expect.

Jan 28th, 2021
Do Wisdom Teeth Always Require Extraction?

Despite their lofty name, wisdom teeth can often be more of a liability than an asset, but not always. When it comes to extracting wisdom teeth, there’s a smart way to approach the issue.

Nov 1st, 2020
Dentures versus Bridges: Which Is Right for You?

Today, you have more options than ever for replacing lost natural teeth. Dentures and dental bridges, though, remain popular and time-tested. The best choice for you depends on the teeth you’ve lost, among other factors.

Oct 7th, 2020
Are Sealants Really Necessary?

Wouldn’t it be great if you could block out the substances that cause tooth decay? Well, with contemporary dental sealants, you can. Sealants add another layer of protection to your complete oral care regimen.

Sep 21st, 2020
Invisalign® versus Traditional Braces

A generation ago, your choice for aligning crooked teeth was limited, but the field was changing. The seeds of the Invisalign® alignment system were growing, and by 2012, over two million people chose these clear, removable trays over traditional braces.

Aug 10th, 2020
Why Would I Need a Tooth Extraction?

There’s no tooth replacement system that’s as effective as your natural teeth, but sometimes damage or decay progresses beyond the point your dentist can safely repair a tooth. This is one case when you require a tooth extraction.

Jul 26th, 2020
5 Ways Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

You may know that dental veneers are the secret behind the Hollywood smile, but you may be surprised to find they can improve more than just brightness. Check out these five ways veneers correct unexpected dental issues.

Jun 27th, 2020
Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign® Trays

You probably chose Invisalign aligners because they’re affordable, discreet, effective, and well… invisible. Find out how to keep them that way with these pro tips for easy maintenance.

May 21st, 2020
What Does a Smile Makeover Entail

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you, and a great smile is one that others remember. If you want to create a great first impression that lasts, a smile makeover is just the ticket. Here’s a look at what we can accomplish.

Feb 5th, 2020