Unlock Your Smile with Sleep Apnea Treatments

Are you suffering from sleep apnea? There are two major forms of sleep apnea that can occur. Both result in irregular breathing patterns while you sleep. It is important that isn't it treated immediately as it can lead to severe health problems including high blood pressure, stroke, and even heart... Read more »

Three Additions to Brushing

Brushing your teeth is vital to sustained oral health, but it is not the only tool available for use. Here are some additional steps to consider as you take care of your mouth this holiday season. Floss: Flossing is brushing’s lifelong companion. It doesn't matter if you brush before or... Read more »

Tips for Oral Health During the Holidays

The holidays are an incredible time of the year, but if you’re not cautious, you can do major harm to your teeth. By taking precautions to not open things with your mouth, to consume sweets at the proper moments and to do what you can to brush thoroughly, you can... Read more »

Get Older, Get a Healthier Smile

Modern advances in dentistry are making it more possible for adults to keep their natural teeth for their entire life. However, aging can also increase your susceptibility to oral conditions, which can include such things as dry mouth, oral cancer, gum disease, and oral thrush. As you get older, there... Read more »

Getting Your Child to Brush

If you are lucky, you have children that can’t wait to brush their teeth. However, many parents and their children often wage the nightly battle of the brush. But there are some things that you can do that can create some excitement, or at least some cooperation when toothbrushing time... Read more »

Cancer Treatments and Your Oral Health

Did you know that over a third of cancer patients can develop dental health issues as a side effect of the radiation treatment? This may include burning, peeling or swelling tongue, oral infections, a pain in the mouth and gums, dry mouth, and a transformation in taste. If you have... Read more »

Should You Get Dental Implants?

If you are interested in dental implants to replace the missing teeth in your smile, you are not alone. Over the years, dental implants have become very popular. Since they are placed on titanium posts that have been implanted directly into the jawbone, they are very sturdy. The artificial teeth... Read more »

The Effects of Gum Disease

One of the most prevalent ailments we treat in our office is periodontal disease. Since this sickness can do so much damage to your teeth and gums, you should know what causes it and how to thwart it. Gum disease, also known as pyorrhea and periodontal disease, is an infection... Read more »

Getting Accustomed to Your Dentures

When you are missing teeth, not only do you feel self-conscious about your appearance, but you run the risk of doing further damage to your mouth. When you have empty spaces in your smile, your other teeth have room to drift out of their proper alignment. They could then strike... Read more »

Keeping Your Toothbrush in Tip-Top Shape

That toothbrush hanging in your bathroom is an important tool in the fight against tooth decay, plaque and gum disease. Properly brushing at least twice a day, and thirty minutes after meals when possible, is a big part of keeping your teeth and mouth healthy. But choosing the right toothbrush... Read more »