Why You Shouldn’t Smoke After Getting Dental Implants

2 April 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you are missing one or more teeth, you could be thinking about using dental implants as a solution. If this is the case, then you might have read that you should avoid smoking after the procedure, or your dental care professional might have talked to you about this. These are a few reasons why you should not smoke after getting dental implants. It Can Slow Down the Healing Process Read More 

3 Types Of Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures Often Offered For Children

14 March 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

For the most part, people only consider cosmetic dentistry as something for adults. However, cosmetic dentistry is a field that benefits children just the same as it does adults. If your child has something wrong with their smile, even though they are young, it can have a lot of negative consequences in their life. While cosmetic dentistry is a little more reserved when it comes to children who are still growing, it can be beneficial. Read More 

How To Identify 3 Types Of Oral Lesions

11 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Oral sores or lesions are common, and can sometimes mean that you have an infection or other medical condition. If you develop any sores in your mouth, it is important to see your dentist for a complete check-up and subsequent treatment. In the meantime, here are three different types of oral lesions and how you can identify them: Fever Blisters A fever blister is also known as a cold sore. It is caused by the herpes simplex virus and is characterized by blisters that are fluid-filled. Read More 

Common Causes Of Bad Bad Breath And How You Can Treat It

10 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Nearly everyone has bad breath now and then. It can be caused by certain foods you eat or when you can't brush your teeth on schedule. You might even notice your breath is much worse in the morning after your mouth dries out overnight. While bad breath under those circumstances is pretty normal, when you struggle with the condition on a daily basis, it could be a signal that something is wrong. Read More 

Should Your Child See an Orthodontist?

12 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

As your child grows, there are many health factors to focus on and address in order to ensure a high quality of life, and teeth are no exception. If certain dental problems are left unchecked, you may end up with expensive orthodontist bills to deal with as your child grows into a teen or adult. Orthodontic issues can also result in lower self esteem for your child. Here are three signs that it's time to take your little one to the orthodontist: Read More