New Year’s Resolutions for Your Smile

As the New Year approaches, it’s time to make your traditional New Year’s resolutions! Now, we know this is generally a time for new body weight or personal goals, but it can also be a time for smile goals. Your oral health is important to us, and Dr. encourages you to finally achieve the smile… Read more »

Healthy Drinks for Your Smile

This time of year there are plentiful events and get-togethers that are hard to attend if you are not feeling your best. Be sure to stay hydrated and protect yourself against colds and flu while protecting your oral health as well. Following are some beverage options that can help your teeth and gum health: Milk—this… Read more »

How to Care for Your Dental Sealants

Taking excellent care of your teeth and gums is the first step in creating a beautiful smile. Dental sealants are another step in caring of your oral health. Dental sealants protect the biting surfaces of molars and in the case of children, even premolars. Unlike your other teeth, molars have pits and fissures on the… Read more »

Preventing Tartar Buildup

There are many products available on the market today with claims related to removing plaque and tartar. Food particles and residual sugar from sweetened beverages offer up a prime breeding material for bacteria. Over time the bacterial colonies develop into a film known as plaque. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a… Read more »

Accomplish a Brighter Smile with these 7 Whitening Tips

Our team at is thrilled to help you find the smile of your dreams by transforming your dull, yellow smile into a bright and brilliant one! With these seven whitening tips, you will have a whiter, brighter smile in no time: 1. Try over-the-counter whitening systems: When it comes to whitening your smile in the… Read more »

The Facts About Mouthwash

As the timer runs down, you swish, swish, swish the refreshing mouthwash, cleaning your entire smile right before bed. As the buzzer sounds, you spit the liquid back into the sink and you instantly feel as though your mouth is the cleanest, strongest, and most beautiful mouth in all the land. This is the process… Read more »

Find Success with Your Dental Cleaning by Expecting these Simple Steps

Professional dental cleanings are beneficial and important appointments that are vital in having a successful and healthy smile. During your cleaning, you can expect the following steps: 1. Deep Cleaning: After you are welcomed to our practice, our hygienist will guide you through our office and into a comfortable dental chair. Then, your hygienist will… Read more »

How a Root Canal Can Make You Smile Again

When people think of dentists, they often shudder at the thought of root canal therapy. But root canal treatment doesn’t cause pain, it relieves it. As with many other “emergency” dental procedures, patients mistakenly associate the painful experience of the infection with the dental procedure itself. But thanks to modern technologies, anesthetics and the availability… Read more »