Causes of Tooth Discoloration

One of the most common concerns people have about their teeth is how they look. Even if you practice good oral hygiene, your teeth can darken over time. Advances in cosmetic dentistry have made treating discoloration quite accessible, but it is still important to know what factors can lead to darkening teeth. There are a… Read more »

The Truth About In-Office Whitening

If you’ve ever thought about whitening your smile, you’re far from alone. In fact, billions of dollars every year are used to attain a brighter smile—and you probably know why. A radiant smile leads to a great first impression. To achieve lustrous teeth, many people decide to buy a whitening kit from the store—but have… Read more »

Your Child’s Oral Health

Your baby is born with all their teeth hidden in the gums, and over time the primary teeth push their way through the gums. Primary teeth can start to show up around six months, although it can vary. By the time your child has their first birthday, they should see a dentist to check for… Read more »

Should You Choose Veneers or Lumineers

Are you unhappy with the appearance of your smile? Do you ever wish there was something you could do to achieve a radiant teeth? If you would like to improve the appearance of your smile, we recommend considering dental veneers and lumineers. Veneers are thin shells designed to match the shape, size, and color of… Read more »

Healthy Halloween Treats for Your Trick-or-Treaters

With trick-or-treaters banging on your door and shouting for treats, it’s common to hand the children traditional, sticky, and unhealthy candy. But why not try saving their smile this Halloween by giving them tooth-healthy treats instead? Tooth-healthy treats that are delicious and acceptable are hard to find, but we are here to help you! Try… Read more »

Electric vs. Manual Toothbrushes: Which Should I Use?

Many people spend hours in the oral hygiene isle trying to decide between an electric and manual toothbrush, and we are here to help you make an educated and beneficial choice for your smile! First, we would like to say that both brushes are great choices. Each instrument effectively and successfully cleans your smile, so… Read more »

What Should I Do in a Dental Emergency?

Dental emergencies can be extremely scary and traumatic, but you can get through it. Once your injury occurs, call our office as soon as possible. We are here to help you in any way we can, no matter the situation. Until you see your dentist or dental professional, please do the following things: • Knocked-out… Read more »

Eating Disorders And Oral Health

Anorexia and bulimia are two eating disorders that plague over 10 million Americans. These disorders can negatively affect self-image, relationships, and performance in school or work. These disorders also affect physical health by causing the body to feel cold, lose hair, or develop more serious conditions like heart complications and kidney failure. These eating disorders… Read more »