A Tooth Lost to a Severe Dental Trauma Might Need a Bridge Restoration

Severe athletic injuries and traffic accidents can sometimes affect the mouth causing severe dental trauma. In some of these cases sufficient force is applied to a tooth to completely knock it out of its socket. If the tooth severely fractured at the gumline, or it was too compromised to be installed back into the periodontal tissues, it might need to... read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Tooth Decay Prevention

Although your summer smile may have been sparkling, just as the leaves fall away in Autumn, so too can your tooth enamel due to tooth decay. Tooth decay never stops fighting to destroy your enamel, and so your tooth decay treatment should never stop as well. Make sure you are brushing and flossing your teeth every single day as required... read more »

Avoid the Danger Foods During the New Year

Your teeth and gums are very important but can easily be damaged. Beyond the physical risks from our daily lives that can harm us, there are hidden dangers in the foods we eat that can also promote dangerous oral health situations such as tooth decay and gum disease. The battle for a great smile includes how to spot these hidden... 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: - Use a mouth-guard or... 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 small and limited to the... 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 oral health. In fact, the... read more »