The Best Toothbrushing Practices To Begin the New Year Strong!

Removing stray bits of food and dental plaque – a sticky, clear bacterial biofilm perpetually coating your teeth which seemingly pops up overnight – is needed to disrupt plaque formation before it can harden into tartar or calculus. You help do this every time you brush your teeth! Here are some goals to strive for when practicing your daily oral... read more »

Are You Thankful for Healthy, Beautiful Teeth and Gums?

Your teeth (and gums) work hard for you all year round. They help you look good when you smile and help you speak, chew and maintain a healthy, nutritious lifestyle. So whether you want to look your best at work, home or with friends and family, a healthy smile can help you do just that! How Your Smile Helps You... read more »

Protect Your Teeth With the Help of Dental Sealants and Fluoride Varnish

Our dental team strongly encourages our patients to be proactive with their oral health. This means brushing and flossing daily, limiting sugary and acidic foods and drinks, and coming in at least twice a year for dental checkups and cleanings. When you come in, we also may suggest dental sealants or fluoride treatments if your teeth need extra protection. Dental... read more »

Without Timely Intervention, Bruxism Can Damage Your Teeth!

Are you treating your teeth right? Brushing and flossing daily and having routine dental cleanings and exams? What about protecting your teeth while you sleep? You might unconsciously be clenching and grinding your teeth during the night, whether from stress or other cause. This is called bruxism, and chronic bruxism can seriously damage your pearly whites. You might be habitually... read more »