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Do you make sure to visit your dentist at least twice a year to check on your oral health? Learn why dental visits are so important.

Types Of Dental Cleanings

4 April 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

In order for you to avoid tooth decay and gum disease, your teeth need to be cleaned regularly. Some types of dental cleanings are performed at home. Others are conducted at the office of your dentist.  Here are several types of dental cleanings and how they should be performed. Daily Brushing Each day, you should brush your teeth at least twice. Each session should last about two minutes and cover all available tooth surfaces. Read More …

Dental Veneer Questions For First Time Patients

14 March 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

There are a variety of cosmetic dental procedures that can be used to fix your teeth. Braces can fix crowding, whitening can fix discoloration, and implants can fix teeth that are missing. What procedure do you use when your teeth are healthy, but misshaped and have physical damage to them? That is where dental veneers can work. Here are some questions that many first time patients have before they get veneers. Read More …

What You Should Know About Sedation Dentistry

8 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Even if you take great care of your teeth, visiting your dentist for regular cleanings and exams is important. However, many people suffer from anxiety over visiting the dentist. If you are one of the many Americans who is avoiding preventative care or restorative care because you fear going to the dentist, you must check out these three facts regarding sedation dentistry. It Reduces Anxiety The sedatives used during sedation dentistry help reduce some pain during treatment, but they are mostly designed to help relieve stress and anxiety. Read More …

White And Bright: Make Over Your Smile

17 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A chance meeting with an old acquaintance might make you begin to wonder about your own appearance, particularly if the old friend is sporting a bright and beautiful smile. Everyone's teeth darken with age, and you have to admit that people just look younger with white teeth. Nowadays, you don't have to be well off or a celebrity to get a brighter smile, so read on to find out more. Read More …

3 Diseases Poor Oral Health Can Lead To

12 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Anyone who has ever had gum disease or poor oral health knows that the disorders can lead to pain, tooth loss, and bleeding in the mouth. However, it might take you by to surprise to learn that if your oral health isn't in good shape, the rest of your body might follow suit. Here are three major diseases that are linked to poor oral health. Cardiovascular Disease Scientists have found a link between gum disease and cardiovascular disease. Read More …