Keeping Patients Informed

keep dental patients informed

When patients have a clear and thorough understanding of what’s involved in helping protect their oral health through cleanings, exams and dental treatments, they take a more active role in preserving their beautiful smile. Not only that, keeping a patient informed about what’s going on in their mouth and why the dental professional has to do a certain treatment helps them … Read More

Porcelain Veneers as an Alternative to Orthodontia

Porcelain veneers instead of orthodontics

Porcelain veneers are a versatile and transformative cosmetic dentistry treatment that can restore the healthy and appearance of your smile. Dentists use porcelain veneers to correct uneven bites, close gaps between teeth and as the main treatment in numerous smile makeovers. The versatility of porcelain veneers makes them an ideal form of instant orthodontics that can address issues such as … Read More

Causes and Treatments of Dry Mouth

Desert Depicting Dry Mouth

For someone with chronic dry mouth, the condition is much more than simply feeling thirsty, it means that their mouth isn’t making enough or any saliva. Saliva is essential for a healthy body and mouth as it aids in tasting food and drinks and it helps digestion. Saliva helps flush food particles away from teeth and gums, which prevents tooth … Read More

September is National Gum Care Month

national gum care month is september

September marks a changing of seasons from summer to fall and as you change your routine for back to school and your wardrobe for cooler weather, it’s important to keep up with your usual oral routine too. September is National Gum Care Month, dedicated to the proper care of the tissues surrounding your teeth. There are many things you can … Read More

Avoid Oral Injuries During Fall Sports

Mouth Guards for Kids Sports

With kids headed back to school and fall sports beginning for children and adults, it’s important to remember to protect your oral health during certain physical activities. Wearing a mouth guard during sports prevents knocked out or broken teeth, jaw fractures, and cuts to the tongue and lips. Taking this vital step to protect your oral health removes some of … Read More