Should I Repair My Smile with an Amalgam or Resin Filling?

When you are sitting in Dr. ’s dental chair with a decayed tooth, it’s important to select the right treatment for your smile. Our dentist believes you should be included in the decision process, so it’s best to know all there is to know about your options. Fortunately, there are many dental filling treatments available,… Read more »

A Whitening Consultation with a Dentist Can Help Determine the Safest Method for Removing Dental Stains from Your Smile

As dental stains are allowed to saturate your tooth enamel it can leave you with an increasingly unappealing smile. Early on minor dental stains might be removed or improved by the retail whitening products sold in store Unfortunately, as dental stains continue to progress these products tend to lack potency to fully whiten your smile…. Read more »

Oral Health Care 101: Cosmetic Dentistry

If you are in need of a tooth restoration or to replace a missing tooth, you have numerous cosmetic dentistry treatments available. Most cosmetic dentistry treatments are customizable to your smile and can be adapted to modified for the size, shape, and look you desire. Depending on your oral health needs, our team can help… Read more »

Dental Tips For Teens

With all the distractions bombarding your teenager, their dental health can easily get lost in the mix. However, with all the new pressures and risks that come with a teenage lifestyle, their oral health care is as critical as ever. Some of the biggest risks to a teen’s smile come from the temptations that will… Read more »

A Case of Dental Attrition Needs to Be Repaired to Prevent a New Cavity from Developing

As you grow older external factors and the natural aging process can contribute to minor changes in the position and alignment of your teeth. As this happens it can cause two of your teeth to rub together at an unhealthy angle. Over the course of a single day, this misalignment might not have any noticeable… Read more »

Getting Ready for Your Child’s First Dental Visit

At , Dr. and staff want your child to be ready for her first visit, and to be comfortable at the office. One way to do that is start your dental visits early. The first visit to the dentist should take place within six months after your child’s first tooth appears but before her first… Read more »

A Tooth with a Missing Dental Filling Is at Increased Risk of Suffering a Significant Dental Fracture

Dental fillings are typically used to repair a tooth suffering from a cavity or a chip in the tooth enamel. While they are intended to last for a long time, it is possible for poor oral hygiene to weaken a dental filling’s bond with the surrounding tooth enamel. A tooth with a distressed dental filling… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Has Several Methods for Improving Your Smile’s Appearance

Cosmetic dentistry is a specialized discipline of general dentistry. It focuses on techniques and treatments designed to improve the appearance of your smile. The specific cosmetic imperfections and their severity will determine the most effective methods presented by the dentists at ’s , clinic. In the case of a dental staining problem, our dentists can… Read more »

A Cavity on a Premolar Might Need to Be Repaired by an Amalgam Filling

You have eight premolars in your mouth. They are located between your front teeth, which are responsible for biting off most foods, and the molars in the back of your mouth that handle the work of grinding tough foods. Your premolars work in concert with both sets of teeth to handle the double duty of… Read more »

Custom Dental Veneers Can Help Improve an Unappealing Smile

As the years go by, minor chips, old fillings and dental stains caused by dark beverages and tobacco use can leave you with a very unappealing smile. In the case of teeth suffering from multiple cosmetic imperfections, Dr. might recommend fitting you for a set of custom dental veneers These are custom shaped porcelain shells… Read more »