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Tips for Preventing Oral Cancer

Oral health goes a bit beyond brushing and flossing–although those are foundational to healthy teeth and gums! Oral health means taking the steps to ensure that all aspects of your mouth, lips, gums, and teeth are as healthy and well-cared for as they can be for a lifetime. One of…

Temporomandibular Joints disorder

The Temporomandibular Joints (TMJ) are the twin joints that connect the lower jaw to the rest of the skull. These are some of the most versatile and flexible joints in the body, capable of moving forward and backward, side to side, and up and down. They’re also vital for a…

How Much Coffee is Too Much For Your Teeth?

September 29th is National Coffee Day here in the US, and amidst the celebrations of America’s favorite morning brew, we’d like to take a moment to discuss the impact that a hot cup of joe can have on your oral health. Specifically, we’d like to address a burning question: how…

sedation dentistry

If the thought of undergoing a dental procedure makes you panic, all’s not lost for your oral health. You can approach a sedation dentist to treat your teeth and gums. The simple fact is, that dental anxiety in some form affects 75% of Americans, preventing many of them from seeking…

How Chocolate Affects Your Teeth

In honor of World Chocolate Day on July 7th, we thought we’d take a look at one of the world’s favorite confections and the impact it has on your dental health. The question of how chocolate affects your teeth is more complex than you might think, as chocolate is a…

Help Your Smile Last for a Lifetime

June is Dental Smiles Month, a time set aside to celebrate your smiles and focus on their care and preservation. So let’s take a look at the big question: how can you help your smile last a lifetime? Your smile is a personal trademark, a calling card, and a big…

dental veeners

Cosmetic dentistry is growing in both popularity and acceptance. More and more people are beginning to realize that cosmetic dental treatments and procedures aren’t just about vanity or even appearance, but can in fact improve functionality and quality of life for the patient. While there are a variety of cosmetic…