Tips for Improving your Flossing

Along with brushing and regular dental checkups, flossing is one of the cornerstones of an effective oral hygiene regimen. Ideally, you should flossing at least twice a day, after you have finished brushing. You might prefer to use waxed dental floss, if the spaces between your teeth are tight. The waxy coating helps the floss… Read more »

Understanding Tooth Whitening Strips

A bright white smile says a lot about you. Unfortunately there are a lot of things that can stain your teeth or cause them to not look their very best. Age, tobacco use and staining from certain foods and dark beverages can leave you wanting a brighter, whiter smile. Tooth polishing during your twice a… Read more »

Smile Straighter with Braces

Have you been thinking that your smile could use a little adjustment? If so, why not talk to your dentist or orthodontist about the possibility of braces? Braces offer many advantages, like having a straight smile and beautifully aligned teeth. Braces are very common. As a result, they have become more comfortable than ever before,… Read more »

Got Sensitive Teeth? Here’s What You Can Do

If you have sensitive teeth, you understand how inconvenient and painful eating and drinking your favorite foods and drinks can be. Tooth sensitivity is a common dental problem that could be caused by many different things, but we are here to help you find a remedy that can relieve your tooth sensitivity and give you… Read more »

Gum Care: Saving Your Smile One Day at a Time

Have you ever heard of gingivitis? If not, let me tell you a little bit about it. Gingivitis is the first stage of gum disease, and it occurs when the plaque on your teeth begins to irritate your gums. The longer the plaque resides on your teeth, the more the plaque will grow and destroy… Read more »

TMJ Disorder Treatments

Today our team is going to give you three common TMJ disorder (TMD) treatment options you can consider in the future. Home Treatments Taking over-the-counter medications can help relieve any muscle pain or swelling you are experiencing. Apply an ice pack to the side of your face for 10 minutes, stretching your jaw and following… Read more »

The Answers to Your Dental Cleaning Questions

How often should I get a dental cleaning? If you wish to have a strong and healthy smile, it is very important that you receive a dental cleaning every six months. If you have oral diseases, like periodontal disease, it is best to receive a cleaning every three months, but your dentist will happily confirm… Read more »

Invisalign: Time for the Smile You Deserve

Do you presently have the smile of your dreams? If not, what’s preventing you from obtaining the smile you deserve? Did you know there’s a revolutionary, new orthodontic system for straightening your teeth? It’s called Invisalign® and it’s wonderful! Invisalign is a modern system that employs clear, plastic aligners that are virtually invisible and are… Read more »

Dental Anxiety: Knowing How to Calm Your Nerves

Many people are terrified of the dental office, and if you could be considered as one of these people, we are here to help you! To have the best dental experience possible, we suggest doing the following things: • Have someone you love and trust come with you to your dental appointment. That way, you… Read more »

Enjoy a Movie Star Smile with Invisalign

Have you heard about the Invisalign® system? It’s a revolutionary new orthodontic system that consists of a series of virtually invisible plastic retainers that cover the teeth, slowly realigning them into their proper positions. Invisalign® uses clear plastic “aligners” that are very comfortable and custom-made to specifically fit your teeth. These aligners can be removed… Read more »