How To Look Professional With Braces

27 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Getting your teeth straightened when you're young is ideal, but not everyone is lucky enough to have had it done at an early age. If you're an adult and need to look professional for your job and daily life, getting a mouth full of metal to correct the appearance of your smile might not sound appealing or even possible. However, the good news is that you don't have to cover your teeth in visible metal in order to get your teeth straightened. Read More 

Dentures Causing You Pain? 3 Steps That Will Help You Eliminate The Discomfort

3 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If your dentures are starting to cause you pain, you might be thinking of taking them out and leaving them out. However, you don't need to do that. You need to take a closer look at your denture routine. You might not realize this, but denture pain can be caused by a variety of situations. Once you know what's causing the pain, you can take measures to cure it, and ensure that the pain won't return. Read More 

Understanding Orthodontic Relapse And How To Prevent It

20 November 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you are an adult with crooked teeth, then you may be extremely frustrated by the poor appearance of your teeth. If this is true, then clear aligners like Invisalign orthodontics can work for you. You should know that you will need to wear your last set of aligners or a dedicated retainer for up to one year after your last set of clear braces. This is meant to prevent something called orthodontic relapse. Read More 

Happy Halloween: Choosing Healthy Snacks For Your Child’s Teeth

26 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

As Halloween and other holidays approach, it's important to be aware of how these holidays (and the amount of candy they bring with them) can affect your child's teeth. With preparation and proper care, you can make sure your child's dental health stays intact over the course of Halloween festivities and general holiday celebrations. 1. Schedule candy time. Snacking on candy is a quick path to cavities. Instead of saving candy for between meal snacks or whenever a child wants something sweet, have candy with meals instead. Read More 

Things You Do For Your Natural Teeth That Also Protect Your Dental Implant From Failure

29 September 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A dental implant is a great option for restoring a lost tooth. However, the success of the implant is partially dependent on the actions of the patient. The way that you care for your natural teeth can affect the success of your dental implant restoration. Here are a few things that you should do regularly for your gums and natural teeth to ensure that your dental implant remains in place for the remainder of your lifetime: Read More