Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Annual Dental Checkup

Posted: 07.05.18 | Category: General Dentistry

As a society, we tend to be pretty good at ensuring children get the pediatric dental care needed for their health, and pretty terrible at carrying that through to adulthood. Annual trips for a dental checkup are actually a really accurate example of this – we all know how important it is to take children Full Story

When is maintenance needed on dental implants?

Posted: 05.04.18 | Category: General Dentistry

Dental implants are a wonderful, permanent solution to missing teeth. Unlike dentures or bridges, dental implants are surgically adhered to your jawbone, making them much more stable and long-lasting. Good dental implants offer function nearly indistinguishable from natural, healthy teeth. Dental implants are low-maintenance, but like any tooth or tooth replacement, they may require maintenance Full Story

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When Is Dental Pain An Emergency?

Posted: 11.06.17 | Category: General Dentistry

Dental pain runs the range from dull aches to sharp, acute pangs. And it can be extremely disruptive to your day. How do you know when dental pain is just a fleeting feeling and when it warrants an emergency dental visit?   The first rule is – call your dentist first. Many of them have Full Story

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Crowns, Veneers or Bonding – Which Is Right For You?

Posted: 08.10.17 | Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

According to a study done by the American Association of Orthodontists, one third of Americans are unhappy with their smile. 77% of women think a crooked smile is a bigger turnoff than a receding hairline. The good news? Cosmetic dentistry offers solutions far more permanent (and less obvious) than a toupee. Between crowns, veneers and Full Story

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Do You Need a Root Canal? Learn All About This Common Procedure.

Posted: 07.12.17 | Category: General Dentistry

What is a Root Canal? A root canal is a very common procedure. According to the American Association of Endodontics, more than 15 million root canals are performed each year, and over 41,000 root canals are performed every single day. So, don’t worry, you’re not alone. Root canal therapy works by removing dead or damaged Full Story

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Why Are Dental X-Rays Necessary?

Posted: 04.26.17 | Category: General Dentistry

Have you ever questioned whether dental x-rays are actually necessary? If you have, don’t worry, you’re not alone. In this day and age, we are all concerned about the cost of dental and medical care. It’s not unusual to analyze which services you need and which are not necessary. There are some things in life Full Story

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Teeth Whitening: DIY or Dentist?

Posted: 04.05.17 | Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

Everybody wants a clean, sparkling, white smile, that’s a no-brainer. Even if you take excellent care of your teeth by brushing, flossing, and using mouthwash twice daily, your sparkling smile can still fade away. It’s not unusual to look in the mirror and think that you need to brighten up your smile. Having white, sparkling Full Story