A Dental Filling Can Fix Decay

Does one of your teeth have a cavity (decay)? A dental filling in , , may be just what you need. Drs. Denison and Allen will remove the tooth decay and fill the area with the dental filling material. This will restore the strength and function of the tooth. Dental filling material can also be… Read more »

A Lost Crown Needs Immediate Treatment

A dental crown is routinely used to repair or restore affected tooth enamel by replacing it with an artificial material like porcelain, gold, or base metals. Your dentist, Dr. , uses a strong dental adhesive to cement a crown to the abutment that is made from the core of the tooth. While it’s rare, there… Read more »

Are You a Candidate for Professional Teeth Whitening Treatments?

As you age, so do your teeth. Teeth are not indestructible and are subjected to all the elements of life the same as our bodies are. Teeth can easily be damaged with stains that can dampen a bright smile. Fortunately, there are teeth-whitening treatments available that can benefit even the worst colored teeth. Are you… Read more »

Are You Cleaning Your Smile Properly?

Cleaning your teeth properly involves being mindful with your technique and using the right equipment. When you take the time to brush pearly whites properly, you are effectively protecting your teeth (and gums) from tooth decay and gum disease. Dr. and our team in , , are pleased to offer you some brushing tips to… Read more »

Broken Teeth and Thanksgiving

Breaking your teeth during Thanksgiving dinner likely isn’t the way you want to spend Turkey Day. However, it’s all too easy to crack, fracture, or chip a tooth when diving into the turkey. In the event you do end up with a broken tooth during the upcoming holiday, take a look at what our team… Read more »

Make Brushing Fun for Kids

Kids are notorious for not being as vigilant in their oral health routines as they should be. That’s largely because they don’t think brushing is fun. However, there are a few very simple things you can do as a parent to help make brushing a fun activity that your children look forward to. In addition… Read more »

What are Some Symptoms of TMJ Disorder?

What do you know about TMJ disorder? Do you know how you might be able to recognize the symptoms of this serious condition? Do you know what you should do about this problem? Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to recognize and address TMJ disorder. TMJD, also known as temporomandibular joint disorder,… Read more »

Making Minor Lifestyle Changes Can Help Prevent Future Stains on Your Smile

Having your dentist, Dr. , professionally bleach your teeth is the safest and most effective way to whiten your smile. Even once your teeth have been perfectly whitened, they can only remain that way through diligent maintenance and thoughtful lifestyle choices. If you don’t identify and modify the primary cause of the original staining, the… Read more »

A Back-to-School Dental Visit and Healthy Teeth

You probably have a long list of things you need to get done before your children go back to school. Sadly, one important thing is often overlooked. While visiting our dentist may not be what your children are hoping to do during their summer, it is something that shouldn’t be overlooked. You see, tooth decay… Read more »

All About Replacing a Badly Decayed Tooth with a Dental Implant

If a cavity goes ignored for too long, the decay can spread and infect and damage the dentin, pulp or root of a tooth. There are times when the decay is so extensive that the tooth is lost or Dr. has to extract it. Once your gums have healed, your dentist might recommend placing a… Read more »