Surprisingly Dangerous Snacks for Your Teeth

How healthy are your regular snacks? More importantly – how healthy are your children’s? February is Children’s Dental Health Month, and we’re celebrating by promoting healthy eating awareness for kids everywhere.   While you know that soda and candy are terrible for your teeth, there are quite a few seemingly “healthy” snacks that do just […]

When it’s Possible to Reverse Tooth Decay

  If you’re frequently learning about small cavities at your dental exams, it’s time to make a few changes to your oral hygiene routine. Depending on the size of the cavity, you may even be able to send it running and reverse tooth decay through updated diet, oral hygiene and daily habits.   How Fluoride […]

Is Gum Recession Permanent?

  If you’ve been told at a recent dental appointment that your gum line is receding, don’t panic. With today’s technology, there are ways to rebuild your gum tissue and get your gum recession under control.   Leaving your tooth roots bare puts them at a heightened risk of decay, and advanced gum recession can […]

Better Brushing & Flossing This Year

  Think about the moment when you learned to brush your teeth. You probably can’t remember because we’re taught this important life skill at such a young age, and you’ve been brushing ever sense. But just like how other hygiene routines have changed with age, your oral hygiene habits should too.   It’s time for […]

How Much do Dental Implants Cost?

    Cost is a big factor in any treatment – and especially significant with a complex procedure like dental implant placement. Planning ahead will help you avoid unpleasant surprises and pay for your implants at a comfortable pace. Will My Insurance Cover Tooth Implants? Most dental insurance companies design plans to only cover routine […]

Oral Hygiene After Tooth Extraction: What to Do

  Whether you’ve just had a tooth extraction, or you’re preparing to have the procedure, there are a few good practices to follow for after you have oral surgery.   Every surgery and each patient is different. It will be up to you and your surgeon to determine where you fall on the care spectrum, […]

Skip Dental Emergencies Over the Holidays

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year…unless you have a dental emergency outside of business hours! The holidays are upon us – and with them, a slew of new stresses. Don’t let a dental emergency be one of those stressful holiday moments and follow these easy ways to protect your teeth during this […]

Sleep Apnea FAQ

Worried you might not be sleeping soundly? It’s time to talk about sleep apnea. If you suspect that your breathing is being interrupted at night (more on how to tell whether this might be happening below), it’s time to meet with a professional who can help.   If you’re uncertain of where to get started, […]

Can I Treat Sleep Apnea at the Dentist’s?

If you’ve been wearing a CPAP machine, you’re definitely craving something simpler. Can you breathe easy at night without tubes and an apparatus? Depending on your case, the answer might be a resounding yes. Dental sleep apnea treatment has helped many patients keep their airways clear while they rest. And you deserve to learn more […]

Your Frequently Asked Dental Questions – Answered

  Don’t feel baffled by your dentistry-related questions. If you’re feeling uncertain about something and just want a little more information, you don’t necessarily have to schedule a consultation. We want to connect with our patients whenever possible – and you can start by just submitting your question below. We’ll get back to you with […]