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A Closer Look at the Progression of Tooth Decay

You can cause real harm when you don’t brush and floss your teeth as you should. Learn about the distinct phases of tooth decay here and how it affects more than your oral health.
May 1st, 2023

What Causes a Wisdom Tooth to Become Impacted?

Wisdom teeth don’t make us any wiser, but they can certainly cause us significant discomfort, especially when they become impacted. Keep reading to learn what this means, why it happens, and the latest on extraction.
Apr 1st, 2023

Invisalign or FastBraces: Which Is Better for My Teen?

Options abound when it comes to giving your teen a straight, great smile. Two innovative ones are Invisalign® and FastBraces®, but which is better? Learn how to weigh your options and make the right choice with your teen.
Feb 1st, 2023

Is It Always Best to Remove Wisdom Teeth?

Wisdom teeth removal: No one likes to think about it, but it’s a necessity for many. Is it always necessary though? Learn what to consider when your wisdom teeth come in and when extraction is the smartest idea.
Nov 1st, 2022

I’m Really Anxious About My Upcoming Dental Procedure

Are you part of the 50-80% of Americans who’d rather be anywhere but the dentist’s office? Dental anxiety is real and intense. Learn about its origins, symptoms, and things you and your dentist can do to relax you and make your experience better.
Oct 2nd, 2022

2 Proven Methods That Improve Your Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea causes dangerous nighttime breathing problems and a host of problems that affect your oral and overall health. Learn lifestyle changes you can make to breathe better and two key treatments that offer advantages over a CPAP machine.
Sep 1st, 2022

You Don't Have to Live with Dull and Dingy Teeth

When your smile isn’t bright, you don’t feel bright either. White teeth are healthy, and your dental provider can help you get the smile that will make you glow. Keep reading to learn how we can take your smile from dull to dazzling.
Aug 1st, 2022

I Have a Foul Odor Coming from My Mouth: What Does This Mean?

You aren’t the only person affected by dental issues, but if your dental issues affect others, it’s time to visit your dental provider. Keep reading to learn about what causes halitosis and what you (and your dentist) can do to fix it.
Jul 1st, 2022

Understanding the Different Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a treatable condition that affects millions of people across the globe. Choosing the right treatment option means choosing relief, and our practice has the expertise to make your sleep better and your life easier.
Jun 2nd, 2022

I Have Dental Phobia. Can Sedation Dentistry Help?

Many people have a fear of going to the dentist, and every dentist knows that. Though we won’t be able to counsel you as effectively as we would like, we can make the process easier for you. Read on to learn more.
May 1st, 2022

Benefits of CandidPro Clear Aligners

A Hollywood smile starts with a great set of teeth. If braces are standing in the way of your perfect smile, we have a convenient solution that we can customize to your needs.
Apr 7th, 2022

I Have a Severe Toothache: What Should I Do?

Toothaches, unfortunately, are the only reason that many people will come to the dentist. There is a way to reduce your chances of toothaches, as well as plenty of options to help you if a toothache is interrupting your daily life.
Mar 1st, 2022

How Dentistry Can Provide Solutions for Your Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a condition that affects millions every year and has consequences for your overall health, longevity, and possibly your intimate relationships. There are ways to treat sleep apnea, though, and we can help you.
Dec 1st, 2021

Wisdom Tooth Extraction in Adulthood: What to Expect

Your wisdom teeth are two pairs of molars in the back of your mouth and the last of your permanent teeth to emerge. Their emergence, however, can cause problems for many of us, and if problems start, those teeth will need to be removed.
Nov 1st, 2021

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe?

Many people have concerns, even fears, about visiting the dentist. If you’re afraid of the dentist, or require special care, sedation dentistry can help keep you calm and keep your teeth healthy. Read on to learn more.
Oct 1st, 2021

How (and Why) to Floss Better

Taking care of your oral health is one of the most important things you can do for your overall health, and regular flossing can offer the protection you need against oral health issues. Learn more about flossing here.
Sep 1st, 2021

What to Do About a Cracked Tooth

Accidents happen, but they shouldn’t ruin your smile. If you have a cracked tooth, it’s hard to deal with anything while you’re in pain, but a few quick steps can save you time and trouble later. Read on to learn more.
Aug 3rd, 2021

Help! My Teeth Are Yellow

Nobody wants yellow teeth. Dull, discolored teeth can give you an unpleasant look and could start you down the path to bad dental hygiene. If the color of your teeth is a problem, we have solutions to help you.
Jul 20th, 2021

Is Sleep Apnea Dangerous?

Sleep apnea affects people all over the world and can exacerbate, as well as be the cause, of certain chronic conditions. If you’re living with sleep apnea, we’re here with solutions that will save your sleep, and possibly, your life.
Jun 8th, 2021

Spring Break Is Prime Time for Wisdom Tooth Removal

Removing wisdom teeth doesn’t have to be a hectic experience for you or your family. With spring break here, now is the perfect time to have your wisdom teeth extracted. Read on to find out why and learn more about the procedure.
Apr 1st, 2021

Are You a Candidate for Fastbraces®?

A mouthful of metal braces for years is not a good look or feel. Fastbraces® straighten teeth in far less time. Are you a good candidate for Fastbraces? Keep reading to find out!
Mar 14th, 2021

Preparing Your Child for Their Dental Visit

Dental anxiety is a major problem in the United States. One of the best ways to help your child enjoy a lifetime of good oral health is to make sure they aren’t afraid of going to the dentist. Here’s how to talk to your child about dental exams.
Feb 2nd, 2021

Versatile Veneers Provide the Perfect Coverup

If you have discolored, chipped, cracked, or misshapen teeth, don’t keep your mouth shut. Ask us about veneers to find out how they can cover up a multitude of flaws and restore your smile.
Jan 17th, 2021

Top Benefits of Professional Teeth Whitening

Are your yellow teeth showing years of wear-and-tear? Though a bright, pearly smile is an obvious advantage of teeth whitening — it isn’t the only one. Find out how undergoing teeth whitening can physically, emotionally, and mentally benefit you.
Dec 1st, 2020

5 Amazing Benefits of Invisalign®

You want a picture-perfect smile, not teeth that are just “good enough.” Crooked or misaligned teeth can cause a range of oral and general health problems. Perfecting your smile is easy and fast with Invisalign®. Keep reading to learn more!
Sep 15th, 2020