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Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Bi-Annual Dental Cleanings

Having biannual dental cleanings is the best way to protect your teeth and gums. In addition to brightening your smile, these visits allow your dentist to diagnose problems before complications arise and permanent damage occurs.

Jun 1st, 2022
What You Need to Know About Removing Your Wisdom Teeth

Your upcoming summer break may mean fun in the sun, but it’s also the perfect time to deal with your wisdom teeth once and for all. While no one looks forward to having a tooth pulled, we can keep you comfortable every step of the way.

May 1st, 2022
Ways to Prevent Getting a Cavity

Working to prevent cavities can help you avoid tooth decay and also help you avoid early tooth loss. Read on to learn what you can do to help keep your teeth healthy and cavity-free.

Apr 1st, 2022
Why is TMJ more common in women?

Suffering from TMJ leads to chronic headaches, insomnia, neck and back pain, dizziness, and more. As research on this disorder continues, one thing is clear: women are far more likely to be diagnosed with TMJ. Why is that? Read more here to find out.

Mar 1st, 2022
When to See a Dentist About a Toothache

Minor pain is part of life, and you usually know what caused it and can soldier through until it passes. But a toothache is different. Is it infected? Broken? When should you grin and bear it, and when should you seek help? Let’s find out.

Feb 1st, 2022
How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

For centuries, dentures offered the only way to replace lost teeth. Dental implants have upped the game, offering a permanent, versatile, and long-lasting alternative to plates and bridges.

Jan 1st, 2022
Cavities and Kids — The Importance of Stopping Decay

When kids get tooth decay, the process that happens when tooth enamel breaks down, they can get cavities and face other health consequences. Here’s why it’s important to stop tooth decay in children, and what you can do to help.

Dec 1st, 2021
Why Dental Implants Have Such a High Satisfaction

If you’re one of the 178 million men or women in the United States missing at least one tooth, you should consider dental implants. With high satisfaction rates, implants provide a permanent, natural-looking result.

Sep 1st, 2021
What to Expect After Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Wisdom teeth extraction can be scary, especially if it’s your first oral procedure. Use this blog as a guide to what to expect after getting your final adult molars removed.

Aug 1st, 2021
When a Toothache Is Cause for Concern

Almost everyone has a toothache from time to time. The causes may vary, but there are situations when your toothache is cause for concern. Learn more about the causes of toothaches and when you should see a dentist.

Jun 11th, 2021
6 Tips for Keeping Your Teeth and Gums Healthy

Looking for a way to help save yourself (and your wallet) from the pain of tooth and gum disease? Find out how you can help protect your smile by establishing healthy habits that last a lifetime. Read on to learn more.

Apr 1st, 2021
Noncosmetic Reasons to Consider Veneers

While veneers can help cosmetically, they can also help in noncosmetic ways. Read on to learn how veneers can fix a number of dental issues besides giving you a great smile.

Mar 1st, 2021
How to Prevent Dry Sockets

Dry socket can be a painful complication of a tooth extraction. Learn how to care for your gums after oral surgery to prevent an infection and dry socket pain.

Feb 15th, 2021
Common Causes of TMJ

Chronic jaw pain and recurrent headaches are common side effects of TMJ. Learn how TMJ affects your oral health and what you can do to ease your jaw pain without invasive surgery.

Dec 11th, 2020
Busting These 5 My About Traditional Braces

Forget what you may have heard about traditional braces. We’re busting some of the most common myths about metal braces to help you make the best choice in orthodontic treatments to improve your smile.

Nov 11th, 2020
What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?

Are you having a dental emergency? It’s important to know, because sometimes emergency dental care results in a better outcome than waiting, even if the situation seems manageable. Here’s how to know if it’s an emergency or not.

Aug 7th, 2020
Should Everyone Have Their Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Does it seem like everyone you know has had their wisdom teeth removed? The procedure isn’t always necessary. This post explains why so many people need to have their wisdom teeth extracted, as well as what you can expect if you have the procedure.

Jun 22nd, 2020
Keep Your Newly Whitened Teeth Bright for Longer

Getting your teeth professionally whitened is the best way to reduce the appearance of stains and discoloration on your teeth. You want to do everything you can to make that improvement last as long as possible.

May 22nd, 2020
Root Canals Aren’t as Bad as You’ve Heard

When you have a bad, persistent toothache, you may get to the point where all you want is for that tooth to be gone. But, you may be able to get rid of the pain and keep the tooth with a root canal.

Mar 31st, 2020