A Temporary Crown Needs Attention to Prevent Serious Complications

Having a tooth restored by a dental crown involves replacing the tooth enamel layer an artificial material. It will eventually be cemented into place over the abutment that is formed by the healthy internal structures of the tooth. The crown needs to be made at our off-site dental lab. A hard, plastic, temporary crown will… Read more »

Simple Ways to Care for Your Dental Veneers

Getting dental veneers is a serious investment, one that can give you a beautiful and Hollywood-actor smile. You can care for them by adjusting your daily hygiene habits and take care of what you eat. If you follow these tips, you can have a beautiful smile for years to come. While the porcelain veneers are… Read more »

A Porcelain Crown Can Be Used to Improve the Appearance of an Unappealing Tooth

If one or more of your teeth suffer from chips, old fillings or other cosmetic imperfections, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance. One of the more common methods for restoring the appearance of an unappealing tooth is to have your dentist, Dr. , replace the tooth enamel with a porcelain dental crown…. Read more »

Halloween and Your Oral Hygiene

The Halloween season is upon us, which means, cool costumes, leaves changing into a myriad of colors, pumpkins all over the place, and oh yeah…lots and lots of sugary candy. You need not fear, there are plenty of ways to care for your teeth this season, both now, and for the rest of your life:… Read more »

A Small Cavity Can Often Be Repaired by a Dental Filling

Cavities often occur when poor oral hygiene practices allow the natural bacteria in your mouth to exploit the integrity of your tooth enamel. While they can form anywhere in the tooth enamel, cavities have a propensity to form in contoured areas and along the biting surfaces of a tooth. So long as the cavity is… Read more »

What You Should Know About Mouthwash

Do you know what you would do if you found yourself with bad breath? Do you ever wonder if there’s anything you can do to keep your teeth healthier? There are a number of things you can consider, for example, using a mint can mask bad breath, but it won’t do anything to benefit your… Read more »

What do Your Gums do For Your Health?

You probably know that exercising and following a healthy diet are important—but did you know that the health of your gums can affect your overall health? In fact, keeping your gums healthy is a vital part of protecting the health of your body. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to protect, or restore,… Read more »