Good Oral Hygiene Habits Maintain Strong Braces

The metal braces that your orthodontist, Dr. , installed onto your teeth are designed to realign your teeth for a more functional mouth and appealing smile. To do this, your orthodontist will need to apply progressive tension to the periodontal ligaments that are anchoring your teeth into each socket. Maintaining good oral hygiene is crucial…. Read more »

Tooth Decay: Are Your Kids at Risk?

You probably know that there are a number of things you should do if you’re interested in keeping your child’s teeth healthy and strong. You may know also know that brushing and flossing your little one’s teeth is important. The truth is, if you don’t care for their teeth well, your child could face a… Read more »

Common Questions about Dental Checkups

Regular dental visits are important no matter what your age. About 100 million Americans fail to see a dentist each year, even though regular dental cleanings and exams and proper oral hygiene can prevent most oral disease. Below are some frequently asked questions about going to the dentist. Why are dental checkups important? Visiting regularly… Read more »

Tooth Trivia to Help You Smile

At and our team want our patients in , , to know just how important their smile is. Your healthy smile is made up of various parts working together, your teeth, gums, cheeks, tongue, throat, and even saliva production all come together to deliver your confident smile. To help you appreciate your teeth this Thanksgiving,… Read more »

Why Our Dental Office Takes Digital X-Rays of Your Smile

Thanks to modern technological advances, Dr. and our team at in , , employ digital radiography, also known as digital X-rays, to see exactly what is happening in your mouth. Our goal is to find and treat problems early on when they require the least invasive treatment option to remedy. We take digital X-rays for… Read more »