Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Consider a Flipper to Replace Missing Front Teeth

Missing one or more teeth can be embarrassing. But if you are missing your upper front teeth, the potential to be embarrassed is only magnified. But that is not something that you have to live with. If you are tired of trying to hide your missing teeth when you speak... Read more »

Sensitive Teeth Treatments Include Dental Crowns

It is important to remember that if you struggle with dental pain you should see a dentist. Thousands of people suffer each day from sensitive teeth and remain unaware that sensitive teeth could be a warning sign something is wrong. That is why our dentist, Dr. Diana Craft with Diana... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Often Be Used to Replace an Extracted Tooth

A treatment-based extraction is often the option of last resort for a tooth suffering from a severe cavity or dental trauma. Removing the tooth’s root and associated structures is intended to help reduce the discomfort while allowing the surrounding soft tissues to heal without undue complications. Aftercare measures might also... Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Dental Damage

When analyzing aspects of your oral health, what are the first things you think of? Do you ever think about damage that can occur to your teeth from outside sources? The answer is you probably do because you've been warned since a very young age of the risks of cavities.... Read more »