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 »

What To Do For Your Smile When You Are Sick

Winter is here--and with it, cold and flu season. Here are some mouth care tips for when you’re feeling under the weather.   Make sure you are brushing your teeth twice a day for 2 minutes and flossing each day for 203 minutes.   Some people throw away their toothbrush... Read more »

The Benefits of Saliva to Your Dental Health

Saliva is one of those things about your body that is taken for granted until it's gone. Then you notice that it affects your health every day. Saliva Basics: Among things like proteins, minerals and water, saliva is made up of the enzyme amylase. The salivary glands make it while... Read more »

Oral Health Care Year in Review: Toothbrush Care

Due to the importance of your toothbrush in keeping your smile safe from plaque buildup and tooth decay, it is essential to make sure your toothbrush is cared for. This includes always storing your toothbrush in a safe place and using it as intended. Furthermore, if your toothbrush should ever... Read more »

Applying Dental Sealants

Oral sealants, the thin, protective coatings that deflect cavity-triggering bacteria, can be an awesome investment: what could be better to invest in than your health? Numerous of our patients have asked us about how oral sealants are installed. Here is some information for you if you have been thinking about... Read more »

An Introduction to Dentures

If you're not brushing your chompers two times per day and flossing once a day, you will most likely need false teeth at some point. We've found that this doesn't entice a number of younger people since lots of them don't recognize what false teeth are. If you would like... Read more »

Things a Dental Implant Can Do

Are you interested in helping your smile and oral health with a dental implant? If so, it’s time to call our office and schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Siti Lowery. Our dentist will meet with you; examine your teeth, gums, and mouth; and determine if this is the... Read more »

Your Dental Care While Pregnant

If you are expecting a baby, your life is about to get very busy. You will have doctor’s appointments, and baby showers. You will be busy getting a nursery ready, buying bottles and diapers, picking out clothes, and of course a name for your new arrival. With a new baby... Read more »

Repairing Your Smile With a Dental Bridge

Fixing the gaps in your smile is an important thing to do. Missing teeth give plaque and bacteria a place to gather, which can cause gum disease. Your other teeth may make use of the space to drift or even rotate out of alignment, which can cause your teeth to... Read more »