What Causes Cavities?

What is a cavity, exactly, and how does it form? If you know the answers to these questions, you will be better able to avoid cavities in your own smile. What Is a Cavity?: A cavity is a hole in your tooth enamel. If the hole is deep enough, it exposes the inner part of… Read more »

What Malocclusions Are You at Risk For?

  Orthodontic malocclusions refer to bad bites. If you are suffering from any bad bites, it is important to have them fixed as soon as possible. Otherwise, you can suffer from a downturn in your oral health and potentially cause future oral health ailments to arise, such as TMJ disorders, cavities, and periodontal disease. Through… Read more »

Outlining the Basics of Dental Bridges

If you fail to replace any lost or missing teeth, you can leave your mouth susceptible to numerous oral ailments and impaired functions. That’s why it is important to always make sure to replace any teeth that are missing. To complete your smile, consider a tooth prosthetic such as a dental bridge. Dental bridges, also… Read more »

Why You Should Consider Enhancing Your Smile With Professional At-Home Teeth Whitening

Do you want a whiter and brighter smile? If so, you’re probably wondering which whitening treatment to use. Our s, Dr. Rich, Dansie, and Dr. Prince, encourage you to consider our professional at-home teeth whitening treatment. To help you understand why, is happy to list the benefits of this treatment, which are: -Our professional at-home… Read more »

The Reasons We Extract Wisdom Teeth

Regrettably, wisdom teeth have caused pain for numerous of our patients. Do you have wisdom teeth? Have you noticed any pain in your mouth where a third molar would be? If so, you should call us to arrange an examination for you. Here are some things you can do to alleviate the pain associated with… Read more »

Treat Your Smile to a Healthy Lunch

If you are often rushed at lunchtime, your oral health can suffer. We encourage you to take more time to consider how your lunch choices may be affecting your oral and overall health. Our dentist is pleased to provide a few tips on how to make your lunchbreak more beneficial for your teeth. 1. Make… Read more »

Maintain a Beautiful Smile After Tooth Decay with a Composite Dental Filling

Your front teeth play an important role in the appearance and function of your smile, such as helping you bite off food and enhancing the appearance of your facial expressions. When these teeth develop tooth decay, the cavity is very obvious and harmful. The good news is that our dentists can often use composite dental… Read more »

How to Maintain Strong Enamel When You Have Braces

Your tooth enamel is the hard shells that protect the inner layers of your teeth. It’s important to maintain strong and healthy enamel so you can have the strong and healthy smile you deserve. When you have braces, that might be a little tough. So, our orthodontist, Dr. , is happy to give you the… Read more »

Halloween Oral Health Tips

Keep your oral health care in check this Halloween season by practicing safe and effective techniques, making ideal food and drink selections, and utilizing proper oral health care treatments. Listed below are a few oral health care tips to think about: – Help protect yourself from going overboard by setting up an effective candy plan… Read more »

Understanding Candidiasis

Candidiasis, also defined as thrush or oral thrush when it impacts the mouth, is a type of fungal infection caused by Candida, a yeast. Although Candida normally exist in the mouth, they can cause infection if they increase in bacterial acids in your oral cavity. Here are some facts you should recognize about candidiasis. Risk… Read more »