Some Niceties of Dental Implants

If you are curious about dental implants, we are happy to explain some the benefits they can provide for you. They are very helpful for replacing teeth, and they can be good for your jawbone too. An implant is set into the jawbone in the area or areas where teeth have gone missing. This placement… Read more »

About Our Porcelain Veneers

Are you dissatisfied with the look of your teeth? Are they slightly broken, discolored or shaped imperfectly? In cases like these, some porcelain veneers may be able to replace those poor teeth with a dazzling smile. The veneers are basically thin little covers for your teeth. They adhere to the teeth you have issues with… Read more »

Have You Considered Dental Sealant?

Dental sealants can help you in your fight against cavities. In fact, sealants can help prevent cavities on the molars and premolars, which make up your back teeth. First of all, what is dental sealant? It is a very thin, clear coat of a special plastic that the dentist, Dr. Brandon Allen, can place on… Read more »

Composite Fillings: What Are They and What Are Their Benefits?

Many types of filling exist. They all serve the same purpose, and that is to restore teeth that have had a cavity take hold of them. They fill the empty spaces of the cavity, giving the tooth back its strength and keeping it from falling prey to decay in that area again. So what makes… Read more »

Never Shirk Oral Health When You Have a Crown

Even if you have dental crowns protecting your teeth, it is best not to put off your oral health duties. Dental crowns need your help to stay in good shape, and taking good care of your crowns can be helpful for your gums too. Dental crowns are not much stronger than your natural teeth, meaning… Read more »

What Can a Dental Checkup Do for You?

Is there a point in visiting the dentist? Well, Dr. Allen and our hygienist can help you keep your teeth clean and stop dental problems before they get too far or even begin. They can help you have a comfortable and healthy life this way. They have the training and experience to scan for problems… Read more »

Choosing a Toothpaste

Have you ever thought about why toothpaste comes in a tube instead of a bottle? For one, it’s easy to see how much toothpaste is remaining, so you know when to buy a new tube. But the main reason is that it’s just what we’re used to! Brushing your teeth with toothpaste every day is… Read more »

What Toothbrush is Right for You?

Before leaving home, always remember to __________. Did the phrase “pack a toothbrush” come to mind? We sure hope so! Caring for your teeth with daily brushing is a habit that will keep your teeth healthier for your entire life. The following tips will help you select a toothbrush that’s right for you. If you… Read more »

Stop a Cavity Before It Starts With These Tooth-Saving Tricks

A common cause of cavities is the erosion of your tooth enamel, which forms tiny holes in the teeth. Though tooth enamel is known to be very strong and durable, many children and adults develop cavities at least once in their lifetime. We invite you to take steps now to prevent cavities by practicing proper… Read more »

A New Year, a New Opportunity For Dental Bonding

Now that the holiday season has passed and it’s a new year, we encourage you to make time to ensure your teeth and gums receive proper treatment. Any instances of dental damage or potential tooth hazards should warrant a visit to your dentist as soon you can for treatment. Dental bonding is a highly effective… Read more »