A Closer Look At Teeth Gaps

A Closer Look At Teeth Gaps

Do you have a gapped smile? While a gap or large space can develop between any two teeth, it is most common in the upper front teeth. That unsightly gap is medically referred to as diastema. Fortunately, there are ways to correct teeth gaps, but it is helpful to understand why it develops in the first place.
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Relaxation Methods At Home And The Dental Office

Relaxation Methods At Home And The Dental Office

Anxiety can be an issue for most people. Different situations can cause different people anxiety. How do you feel about roller coasters, dogs, public speaking, swimming, snakes or organizing your closet? Each of these things can cause you a great deal of anxiety or cause you to relax. Anxiety is usually related to past experiences, both negative and positive.
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Is Your Child's Snack Hurting Their Smile?

Is Your Child's Snack Hurting Their Smile?

If you have kids, you know how much they like to snack. Their active, growing bodies need fuel throughout the day. Is your pantry and fridge stocked with healthy choices? The truth is, some foods that are considered “good” for their bodies are not always healthy for your child’s teeth.
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How Smoking Can Jeopardize Your Dental Implants

How Smoking Can Jeopardize Your Dental Implants

Are you a smoker who needs tooth replacement? You’ll want to know the facts surrounding cigarette smoking and dental implants. Dental implants are the most unrivaled solution when it comes to replacing missing teeth. They provide an artificial tooth as well as an artificial tooth root, which creates superior stability and the best replica of a natural tooth.
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5 Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Smile

5 Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Smile

Who doesn’t want whiter teeth? A bright smile can boost your self-confidence and even make you look younger. While professional teeth whitening is the most effective way to brighten your smile, there are some foods that can keep tooth stains away. The following foods are known for whitening your smile – in the most natural way!
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The Long-Term Advantages of Dental Implants

The Long-Term Advantages of Dental Implants

Dental implants have revolutionized modern dentistry. They can replace missing teeth in a way that feels, functions and looks just like natural teeth. While dental implants require a greater upfront investment, the long-term benefits far outweigh the cost.
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The Importance of Treating a Dental Abscess

The Importance of Treating a Dental Abscess

Any type of tooth pain can be disruptive, whether it is preventing you from eating certain foods or keeping you awake all night. Tooth pain can develop from a variety of dental issues, and letting your dentist determine the cause is the first step towards effective treatment and long-lasting pain relief.
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Have Bad Breath? Let’s Talk

Have Bad Breath? Let’s Talk

Do you rely on mints, chewing gum or breath spray to get you through the day? Bad breath shouldn’t be something you keep trying to cover up. To truly alleviate your condition, you need to get to its source.
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Dental Anxiety

Dental Anxiety

Dental anxiety or dental phobia prevents many patients from seeing the dentist. In fact, it is estimated that up to 15% of Americans avoid dental care due to fear or anxiety. What many patients don’t realize, however, is that dentistry is not what it was in the past. Many of the elements that set patients on edge have changed.
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Can I Let My Child Brush Alone?

Can I Let My Child Brush Alone?

Helping your kids establish strong oral hygiene habits is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. In fact, oral hygiene can begin as early as infancy by gently brushing the gums between feedings.
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What To Do About Sensitive Teeth

What To Do About Sensitive Teeth

Do you find yourself avoiding ice cream or waiting until your coffee cools off before you sip? If you experience wincing pain when extreme temperatures hit your teeth, you are likely suffering from tooth sensitivity.
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5 Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Smile

5 Foods That Naturally Whiten Your Smile

While professional teeth whitening is the most effective way to brighten your smile, there are some foods that can keep tooth stains away. You may be well aware of the foods and drinks that darken your teeth, such as coffee, red wine and blueberries.
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Cracked Tooth Syndrome: What You Need To Know

Cracked Tooth Syndrome: What You Need To Know

If you have a cracked tooth, you may not see it but you will likely feel it. Although they may seem too small to matter, hairline cracks in your tooth can threaten your dental health and cause disruptive symptoms.
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