Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Whitening Your Teeth

Everyone wants a whiter smile. After all, your smile may be the first thing anyone notices about you, and if your smile is less than brilliant, you may not make the impression you were hoping for. After all, as the old saying goes, you don’t get a second chance at... Read more »

Tips for Caring for Your Smile on Summer Break

As summer quickly approaches, you’re most likely planning summer trips and fun activities. Well, while you make those plans, our dentist, Dr. Siti Lowery, also encourages you to make plans for your smile. It’s very important to properly and effectively care for your teeth and gums while you’re on summer... Read more »

The Time for a Mouthguard

If you ever watch professional sports, you’ve seen athletes playing with their mouthguards. We get why those types of athletes need a mouthguard - but is it really a necessity if we’re just a bunch of weekend warriors? Well, it depends on what you’re doing, and the risk presented to... Read more »

Content Smiles: Oral Emergencies

Even with the best of oral health care methods and routines and the best prevention and treatment plans, the truth is that you may still suffer from an oral accident or injury. Various types of injuries can occur at any time and destroy your teeth and gums as well as... Read more »

Keep Your Dental Veneers for Years

Have you heard of dental veneers? As you may already be aware, these shells are cemented to front surfaces of your teeth to provide a smile that is healthy and attractive. Our dentist may recommend dental veneers to whiten your smile, improve crooked teeth or cover small gaps between teeth.... Read more »

Know the Symptoms of Halitosis

Are you aware of the medical condition that is known as halitosis? Although many individuals may not be aware of the scientific term, most people are aware of bad breath. Halitosis, also known as bad breath, can arise due to several different causes. Some may be medical health problems whereas... Read more »

Treating A TMJ Disorder

One of the most important aspects of your oral health lies within your jaws. Within your jaw lies ball and socket joints known as your temporomandibular joints, also called TMJs. Your TMJs are complex mechanisms that feature joints, muscle tissues, ligaments, and bone all affecting how your jaw operates to... Read more »