How What You Eat Affects Your Teeth

foods bad for your teeth When most of us think of the affect of food on our teeth, we probably think of the age-old wisdom that sugar causes tooth decay. And while sugar is a notorious culprit, there are many other ways that the foods you eat affect your teeth, & not all of it is bad news.Read More

How Do I Find a Good Dentist Near Me?

happy woman at dental clinic Finding a dentist is about finding someone you like and trust. The dental clinic you choose should be you & your family's dental home, your headquarters for all things dental health related. It should be a place where you feel comfortable & where you're greeting by name when you arrive.Read More

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Care

FAQ about dentistry dental care Our team has been caring for our community for a while now & we've noticed many patients come to us with the same questions over & over again. Always feel free to ask us questions when you have them! In the meantime, check out the FAQ & answers below to learn more about your oral health.Read More

We Respect the Schedules of Our Working Patients

convenient teeth cleaning appointments for working patients We know the majority of our patients work during the middle of the day. You may not work 9 to 5 exactly (maybe you work 8 to 4) but chances are that in the middle of the day, your employer or clients expect you to be at work or available. That's why we do our best to offer teeth cleaning appointments that fit your work schedule.Read More

5 Tips for Being a Better Dental Patient

5 tips better dental patient Like any relationship in life, having good communication with your dentist is the key to success. The five tips listed below are intended to help you improve your oral health by communicating better with your dentist & /or dental hygienist.Read More

What Are Tooth Fillings Made Of? (Hint: Not Frosting!)

man wonders what dental fillings are made of Ask anyone over the age of 40 and they'll tell you that getting a dental filling used to mean adding a gleam of metal to your mouth. Recently, modern dentistry has adopted new high-tech materials that imitate the look of natural teethRead More

Signs of a Cavity

dentist pointing out signs of a cavity on dental x-ray Cavities, or tooth decay, is a fairly common dental ailment, particularly in children or young adults. Even though most of our patients are familiar with what cavities are, we find that many are still surprised when we tell them they have a cavity! That's because many cavities, especially early on, do not cause tooth pain & may not be visible to the untrained eye.Read More

Not Everyone Loses All Their Baby Teeth (Milk Teeth)!

children who lost their milk teeth baby teeth While most people finish losing their primary teeth (also called baby teeth or milk teeth) by age 12, there are some adults who still have at least one baby tooth!Read More

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Dental Health?

woman answering dentistry quiz Test your knowledge of dentistry & your dental health! Take the quiz & see the answer key at the bottom to see how well you did.Read More

Know Your Dental Specialties: Periodontist

visit to the periodontist A periodontist is a fully trained dentist who specializes in treating periodontal disease (advanced gum disease) and the placement of dental implants.Read More