Halloween Candy and Overall Health

Halloween Candy and Oral Health

Halloween candy can be appealing to children and adults alike, and it’s hard to resist sampling the sweets you give out to kids or that your children bring home from trick or treating. Although many might wish that the calories and sugar of candy somehow didn’t count because it’s Halloween, there are some very good reasons to limit your intake … Read More

Digestive Issues with Dentures

Digestive Issues with Dentures

Dental implants are a popular, safe and successful tooth replacement option offered today, but sometimes patients aren’t good candidates or they’re afraid to ask if dental implants will work for them and in these cases, the patients may be wearing full or partial dentures. One of the top complaints from patients with dentures is that they can’t enjoy the same … Read More

Replacing Porcelain Veneers

porcelain veneers replacement

Porcelain veneers are one of the most popular ways to improve smiles and mask dental flaws as they’re quite durable and can last over a decade with the proper care. Taking care of porcelain veneers helps them last as long as possible, but eventually most veneers require replacement due to oral changes, injury or natural wear. Caring for porcelain veneers … Read More

Signs and Causes of Gum Recession

brushing teeth too hard can cause gum recession

Seeing darker portions of the tooth along the gum line is not a good sign and not something you should ignore. The visibility of darker portions of the tooth, which is the tooth root, indicates gum recession, and when the root becomes more exposed, the area becomes sensitive to brushing, cold and hot. Gum recession is usually a gradual process, … Read More