Children’s Oral Health-Tips To Help Avoid Cavities

11 March 2019
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Tooth decay is a common occurrence among children of all ages. Unfortunately, cavities not only lead to pain and possible tooth loss, but they also set children up for a future of oral health problems. Tooth decay contains bacteria that may spread from under teeth and into the surrounding gum tissues, which can cause inflammation and possibly an abscess. It can be challenging to figure out the best way to care for your children's teeth and gums, and as a result, many parents underestimate the importance of maintaining good dental health and the importance of routine visits to a pediatric dentist. Read More 

The 411 On Cosmetic Bonding

7 February 2019
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Your smile is important. While it helps you eat, chew, and speak, your smile also plays a large role in your appearance and self-confidence. Therefore, you should want your smile to be both healthy and appealing. Thankfully, cosmetic bonding offers a solution that may be suited to your imperfect smile's needs. This guide and your dentist will help you understand the bonding process and how it can benefit your smile. Read More 

What Is A 34 Crown?

10 January 2019
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a severely damaged tooth that has been either broken, chipped, or cracked, then some sort of device needs to be created to protect the damaged portions of the tooth. This is where dental crowns come in. They are used to cap the tooth and to retain its strength so that the tooth does not need to be removed in the future. And, while full crowns are the most common, your dentist may decide to fit you with something called a 3/4 crown. Read More 

Your Dentist May Be An Unexpected Ally In Your Battle Against Bulimia

19 December 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you're a teenager who is struggling with the life-threatening eating disorder of bulimia, you might seek to avoid visiting the doctor for your annual physical because you know that he or she will talk to you about what is going on. Even if a part of you knows that you need help, having to discuss your eating disorder with a professional can be painful enough to compel you to avoid making appointments. Read More 

Shortening and Lengthening Teeth: Two Procedures That Your Dentist Can Perform for You

7 November 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you try to smile without showing your teeth some or all of the time, it may be due to a dental-related issue that you don't like. Instead of changing how you smile, you can change the look of your smile for the better by visiting your dentist. One issue that can affect some peoples' smiles is teeth that are either too short or too long. People generally favor evenness across their top and bottom teeth, and when certain teeth are either too short or too long, their smiles may suffer. Read More