Category: General Dentistry

Want to Avoid the Need for Extensive Restorative Treatment?

Do you dread the idea of visiting the dentist, only to be told that you need extensive restorative treatment, such as root canal therapy? Worse, do you ever worry that you will need a tooth extraction? While these measures are often important to helping restore oral health, in many cases they can be avoided with… Read more »

Stop Bruxism Before Serious Dental Damage Starts To Occur

If you fail to take timely action against bruxism, you could find yourself sitting in the dentist’s chair having restorative work done on chipped or cracked teeth. Your jaws are capable of exerting incredible force. When you grind your teeth at night, that force is being applied directly against your teeth, leading to wear and… Read more »

Got a Cavity? Talk to Your Dentist About a Filling

When was the last time you enjoyed a meal or even a beverage without discomfort or outright tooth pain getting in your way? When suffering from cavities and other dental problems, once simple and enjoyable daily activities can become marred by the discomfort caused by poor oral health. Fortunately, modern restorative dentistry makes it possible… Read more »

Three Tips for Cavity Prevention: Part Two

If you really want to avoid cavities this year, it’s important to start making healthy choices. That includes being smart about what you eat and drink, but also how you care for your teeth and gums on a regular basis. Seeing the preventive dentist is also crucial to prolonged oral health. Are you doing all… Read more »

Three Tips for Cavity Prevention: Part One

Do you want to spend 2017 enjoying better oral health than you have in the past? If so, you may be wondering what more you can do to help protect your teeth from cavities. The great news is that cavity prevention and preventive dental care in general, isn’t complicated or even time-consuming. Simply by making… Read more »

Love Your Smile Again with a Dental Update

When was the last time you actually felt proud showing off your smile? If it has been years, it could be because you are overdue for a dental update. From cosmetic dentistry to natural-looking restorations, there are a number of ways dental treatment can help to update and improve a smile’s comfort and cosmetic appeal…. Read more »

Say Hello to Better Oral Health with These Simple Tips

Was 2016 a year filled with several restorative dental visits, either because of cavities, periodontitis, or other oral health concerns? If so, you likely began this year with one resolution at the forefront of your mind – to take better care of your smile. After all, few physical attributes have a bigger impact on your… Read more »

Is Your Smile Screaming for Restorative Treatment?

Does it feel like ages since you were able to enjoy a meal, or even a drink, without dental pain getting in the way? Teeth are incredibly strong, yet they lack the ability to repair themselves the way some other parts of the body can. Over time, this means that even minor dental issues can… Read more »

Want to Get a Dental Cavity? Here’s How!

Do you ever think, “Man; I sure wish I could get a cavity?” Probably not. Unfortunately, some studies indicate that more than 90 percent of the adults in America will struggle with tooth decay. Preventive dental care is the best way to protect the teeth from erosion. That said there are some steps that all… Read more »

Got Questions About Your Smile?

Do you find yourself lying awake at night, or frequently hitting Google during the day, in an effort to answer your pressing dental questions? Most people want to do all they can to protect their smiles, but they struggle to understand what preventive care is really key to the smile’s health. Others either feel too… Read more »