Are Dental Cleanings Really Important?

Are you devoted to your smile and to your oral health? Do you work hard to keep your teeth healthy, and bright? Do you brush and floss every day? Did you know that even if you do all these things, but don’t visit your dentist for a routing cleaning once every six months, you actually… Read more »

What to Do if You Have an Object Stuck In Your Mouth or Gums?

Injuries, accidents and emergencies can happen to your mouth just like any other part of the body. If a dental emergency strikes your household, it’s important to act fast yet keep calm. Getting something stuck in your gums or between your teeth can cause anxiety and even pain. Most of the time simple things like… Read more »

Choosing the Right Dental Sedation

Does the idea of visiting the dentist make you uncomfortable? Would you rather deal with the discomfort caused by a toothache than schedule an appointment? If so, sedation dentistry might be what you need. Similarly, if you suffer from very sensitive teeth, a gag reflex, or need extensive dental work, you may want to consider… Read more »

Second-Hand Snoring

Did you know sleeping with a snorer can take a toll on YOUR health and wellness? People sleeping next to loved ones that snore have also reported excessive day-time sleepiness and fatigue, along with their snoring partners. Research now shows that in relationships, both individuals feel the effects of snoring, doubling the importance of treatment…. Read more »

Wisdom Teeth: Little Known Facts

Have you already had your wisdom teeth pulled out? Are you worried because another is erupting or because no tooth seems to be growing? Have you heard that every wisdom tooth eventually needs to be pulled? To help separate fact and fiction, we’re happy to list five interesting facts on wisdom teeth. . Have you… Read more »

Sleep Apnea Treatments, Your Choice

Did you know that sleep apnea can become a serious, life-threatening condition if left untreated? It is important to know what you can do to treat the condition before it gets out of hand. Our team is going to give you some of the most-used treatment methods for sleep apnea to help in your decision…. Read more »

The Solution to Dental Fears

Does the thought of visiting the dentist feel you with fear? Would you rather suffer the pain of a toothache than go to a dental office? Do you feel nervous or anxious leading up to or during dental treatments? You are not alone. Many people suffer from dental fears, or dental anxiety. This can be… Read more »

The Benefits of Dental Implants

Are you missing one or more of your natural teeth? Are simple acts like chewing, speaking, or smiling uncomfortable? If so, dental implants could answer for you. With these implants, our team is able to complete and improve the function of your smile. If you are interested in a dental implant, we recommend that you… Read more »

Periodontics Questions Answered

Periodontics is the study of the gums and inflammatory diseases that affect the functionality of the gums and surrounding tissue. It is such a specific area of study that many often have questions surrounding the profession, especially when they themselves are diagnosed with a periodontal disease like gingivitis. Here are the answers to some frequently… Read more »

5 Ways To Overcome Dental Anxiety

Does the idea of getting a cavity filled make you want to hide under your bed? Does scheduling a 6 month check-up cause you to run away screaming? Do you have nightmares about those circular mirrors the dentist puts in your mouth? If so, you are not alone. 9-15% of Americans have a very strong… Read more »