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How to Make the Most of Your Dental Crown

When you need a dental crown to repair a damaged tooth or to cover a root canal, you want it to last. How do you care for a dental crown so that it can serve you as well as a natural tooth? Here are some tips.
Oct 1st, 2023

Dental Bridge vs. Implant: Which Is Right for Me?

Even one missing tooth endangers the health of all of your other teeth, increases your risk for jaw pain, and destroys your smile. When you only have one or a few missing teeth, your best replacement choices are an implant or a bridge. Which is best?
Sep 1st, 2023

Can My Teeth Shift to Their Past Position After Invisalign?

You’re considering investing time and money into straightening your teeth — but are the incredible results you’ve heard about going to stick around for the long haul? We’ve got the details about what to expect from your teeth after Invisalign® here.
Aug 1st, 2023

What Determines I Have an Emergency Dentistry Need?

When you experience sudden dental issues, it may be hard to determine whether it’s an emergency or if the treatment can wait until later. Here, we cover everything you need to know about emergency dentistry needs.
Jul 1st, 2023

Why Professional Teeth Cleanings Are Important

Though it’s essential to brush twice a day, diligent brushing doesn’t take the place of professional teeth cleanings. Getting a routine teeth cleaning is the only way to protect your teeth and gums from plaque, tartar, decay, and gum disease.
Jun 1st, 2023

What Causes Teeth to Lose Their Whiteness?

If you’ve noticed your teeth just aren’t as white as they used to be, you might be wondering what caused it. We review why teeth lose their whiteness and more here.
May 1st, 2023

How Do Hormones Impact Gum Health?

You might not realize that your hormones can play a big role in your dental health, but they do. Keep reading to learn about the different stages of life that can affect your gums, and find out how you can prevent issues every step of the way.
Mar 1st, 2023

4 Ways To Prevent Oral Health Problems

Oral health problems can be prevented with some basic, routine practices. Keep reading to learn what proactive steps you can take to keep your teeth and gums healthy.
Feb 1st, 2023

6 Problems That Invisalign® Corrects

Invisalign® sounds too good to be true. But this innovative teeth-straightening system can correct many smile problems and is a highly appealing alternative to traditional braces. Click here to learn how Invisalign can help you.
Jan 1st, 2023

Your Next Steps After Finding an Abscess

Sometimes, an abscess is treatable at home, but most of the time, you should seek medical attention to ensure it doesn’t get worse and endanger your health.
Dec 1st, 2022

Have You Been Brushing and Flossing All Wrong?

The way you brush and floss your teeth makes a big difference when it comes to your oral and dental health. You try to brush regularly — but have you been making mistakes with your brushing routine?
Nov 1st, 2022

When to See Your Dentist About Bleeding Gums

If your gums have been bleeding, you probably want to just ignore the problem, but you shouldn’t wait to visit your dentist. Find out why this could be a sign of a serious issue.
Oct 1st, 2022

When Is Dental Bonding the Right Choice?

If you have cosmetic changes you want to make to your smile, or if you need minor imperfections repaired, dental bonding could be the right choice for you. Find out more about this quick and easy dental procedure.
Sep 1st, 2022

5 Reasons You Should Consider Veneers

There’s no problem cosmetic dentistry can’t fix. Even issues like teeth that are too short or significantly gapped can be corrected with veneers. Here are five reasons to consider this transformative option.
Jun 1st, 2022

Sugar and the War on Your Teeth

You probably already know that sugar isn’t good for your teeth. But to help you really understand the negative effects of sugar — and what you can do to keep your teeth strong and healthy — we developed this brief guide.
May 1st, 2022

Telltale Signs of a Tooth Abscess

A tooth abscess is a serious dental emergency. The intense pain accompanying the condition is a sign of infection that can harm your mouth and your entire body. Learn about the common signs of a tooth abscess so you know when to seek care.
Apr 1st, 2022

5 Benefits of Professional Dental Cleanings

Professional dental cleanings help ensure you’re doing all you can to protect the longevity of your teeth and the health of your mouth. Learn five key benefits of having this procedure and how it can make a difference in your oral health.
Mar 1st, 2022

How to Take Care of Your Invisalign Trays

Like any medical device, your Invisalign® trays will deliver optimal results when they are cleaned and maintained as advised. Learn how to take care of your trays to ensure they remain safe and effective during treatment.
Feb 1st, 2022

When are Bleeding Gums a Medical Problem?

The sight of blood when you brush or floss your teeth isn’t something to ignore. Generally, healthy gums don’t bleed easily during routine dental hygiene. Find out about the types of problems that bleeding gums can indicate.
Jan 1st, 2022

Are You Flossing Correctly?

Daily flossing plays a vital role in preventing tooth decay and gum disease. However, using an improper flossing technique can reduce these benefits. Find out whether you’re flossing correctly so you can get the most from your time and effort.
Dec 1st, 2021

Help! My Teeth are Yellow

It can be embarrassing to smile or speak when you have yellow teeth. With professional teeth whitening, you can improve the appearance of your teeth fast.
Nov 1st, 2021

3 Types of Dentures: Which One Is Right for You?

Losing some or all of your teeth doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice normal function and appearance. The right dentures can restore the look and abilities of your natural teeth. Find out more about the three types of dentures and what they offer.
Oct 1st, 2021

Why Would I Need a Root Canal?

Saving an infected or damaged tooth is always better for your oral health than extraction. Find out what a root canal involves and how this standard procedure can help prevent the need for a tooth replacement.
Sep 1st, 2021

5 Ways to Adapt to Life with Dentures

While dentures can improve your quality of life by restoring normal function and appearance after tooth loss, adjusting to new oral devices can take time. Here’s how to become more confident and comfortable with your new tooth replacements.
Aug 1st, 2021

What Happens if You Ignore a Missing Tooth

Ignoring a missing tooth causes more than a cosmetic issue. Allowing the gap of a missing tooth to remain vacant can affect the health of your gums, jaw, and your entire mouth. Find out why it’s crucial to maintain a full smile after tooth loss.
Jul 6th, 2021

5 Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments for a More Confident Smile

If your smile is affected by damaged, missing, or misaligned teeth, cosmetic dentistry treatments can restore normal function and appearance. Find out about treatments that can improve the way you look and help you feel better about yourself.
Jun 29th, 2021

Why You Don't Want to Skip Professional Dental Cleanings

You’ve got an electric toothbrush and a water flosser, so you figure you’ll skip your next dental cleaning. Don’t! Professional dental cleaning reaches deeper and does more for your tooth and gum health than you could ever do at home.
May 10th, 2021

What to Expect with a Dental Filling Procedure

Your dentist found a cavity and now you need a filling. If you ignore it, not only will your tooth hurt, but it can cause a lot more damage. Luckily, fillings these days are fast, pain-free, and natural-looking.
Apr 5th, 2021

Why Invisalign Might Be Right for You

Do you want a straighter smile and wonder if Invisalign® dental aligners are right for you? Get your questions answered and learn more about Invisalign, especially whether it could be the smile solution you’ve been seeking!
Mar 12th, 2021

The Benefits of Dental Implants

You never know how tooth loss affects your looks, self-esteem, and health until you’ve experienced it yourself. If you have, you may be wondering if there is any way to get your smile back. We’re here with options to help.
Feb 1st, 2021

The Importance of Routine Teeth Cleanings

Most people dread dental appointments. But did you ever wonder what’s really going on as you sit in the dentist chair? You may be surprised at how much that actually happens during your bi-yearly cleaning, and how important each step is.
Jan 1st, 2021

What Constitutes a Dental Emergency?

You see your dentist twice a year for cleanings and checkups, but have you ever gone in for an emergency visit? Do you even know what a dental emergency is? Find out what qualifies as an urgent dental need.
Nov 2nd, 2020

Why Dental Procedures Are Nothing to Fear

The American Dental Association approximates that 22% of Americans don’t get the dental care they need because they’re afraid of the dentist. Here’s how you can overcome your fear and get the care you need.
Oct 21st, 2020

5 Amazing Facts About Invisalign That You Didn't Know

You’re seeking information on the best way to straighten your teeth. 3-D technology has transformed orthodontic treatment, producing Invisalign’s® patented process that uses clear aligners instead of painful metal braces.
Sep 22nd, 2020

Telehealth: The Advantages of Telemedicine

Struggles to get to the clinic? Trying to reduce your exposure to COVID-19, as well as other contagious illnesses, and still need to see your doctor? Telehealth is safe and easy — receive quality care from anywhere.
Dec 23rd, 2020