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How To Brush Your Teeth: A Refresher
What Is the Right Way to Brush to Your Teeth? You have been brushing your teeth for your almost your entire life (and we hope flossing, too).  But when you step up to the sink, are you really brushing your teeth properly and are you getting your teeth as clean as they can be? It Read more...
Dentist performing root canal with a dental assistant
The Benefits of Getting a Root Canal

The American Association of Endodontists tracks medical cases in the U.S. According to their reports, over a million root canals are performed by dentists every year. Based on these statistics, there is no reason to fear a root canal. If you still have doubts, continue reading and learn all about the procedure. What Is a Read more…

Dental Implant Elements
Implants 101: Basics of Dental Implants

Did you know that 26% of adults older than 65 have eight or fewer teeth? No matter what your age is, if you have missing teeth, it can severely affect your self-confidence. It can also cause problems for your overall oral health. There are options available to you if you have one or more missing teeth. Dental Read more…

Traditional Braces being Applied
What You Need to Know About Getting Braces

There are more than 4 million people wearing braces in the United States at any one time, of which 25% are adults. If you are unhappy with the aesthetics of your smile, braces are a wonderful option to straighten and align your teeth. Braces can also help to alleviate speech impediments, prevent bone erosion, aid digestion, fix bite Read more…

Botox TMJ - Jaw Pain
Botox Treatment for TMJ Pain

When most people hear “botox” they think of the cosmetic uses for it. However, there are several other medical uses you might not know about including pain relief therapy. To really understand why Botox can be an excellent pain-relieving therapy, let’s take a moment and talk about your TMJ — otherwise known as your temporomandibular Read more…

Single Dental Implant Diagram
Screw Who?
“A screw in my jaw?” patients always look at me in wonder. Followed up with a question of “So how the heck does that work?” To most people, a dental implant sounds like a big procedure. However, after performing hundreds of dental implants on my patients, I can confidently assure them that dental implants are Read more...
How Dental Health and Heart Disease are Related?

Did you know that February is American Heart Month? Some ways to celebrate include participating in a heart health walk, learning the symptoms of a heart attack, or scheduling a…

Tooth Decay
Do kids get tooth decay?
Yes. Even babies as young as 1 year old can get cavities. Experts recommend the first dental visit within 6 months of the first baby tooth coming in. Having a great smile and a healthy mouth is important at any age. However, kids and young adults tend to neglect their teeth and oral health. Regular Read more...