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5 Reasons Your Teeth May Be More Sensitive in Winter

5 Reasons Your Teeth May Be More Sensitive in Winter

Is it your imagination, or do your teeth give you more of a shock during the winter than they do in warmer months? You know that eating ice cream cranks up your sensitivity, but can winter do it, too? The answer is more complicated than you think.
Mar 1st, 2024
When to Have Your Dental Crown Replaced

When to Have Your Dental Crown Replaced

Dental crowns can last for decades. But if you do, too, they may need to be replaced at some point. How do you know when your dental crown isn’t safe or effective anymore? Can it always be replaced? If not, what’s the alternative?
Feb 7th, 2024
Can Veneers Treat Crooked Teeth?

Can Veneers Treat Crooked Teeth?

If nature doesn’t give you an Instagram smile, veneers can help you achieve it. Veneers are a great cosmetic dentistry option if you have any number of tooth imperfections, including crooked teeth. 
Jan 11th, 2024
Common Dental Concerns for Older Adults

Common Dental Concerns for Older Adults

It’s no secret that the body goes through changes with each passing year. However, people often overlook what that means for their oral health. If you want to protect your smile through every stage of life, here’s what you should know.
Dec 1st, 2023

Got Throbbing Tooth Pain? You May Need a Root Canal

Even though the words “root canal” conjure fear, most people find the procedure easy-peasy and pain-free. Read on to get the straight facts about this often misunderstood tooth-saving treatment.
Aug 1st, 2023
Is Chewing Gum Good or Bad for You?

Is Chewing Gum Good or Bad for You?

From blowing bubbles to freshening breath, Americans chew gum for a wide range of reasons. When it comes to whether this habit is good or bad for your dental health, the answer is complicated.
Jul 4th, 2023
What’s Considered a Dental Emergency?

What’s Considered a Dental Emergency?

Some dental emergencies, like excessive jaw pain or a knocked-out tooth, can seem obvious. But others are less obvious. Keep reading to see how to spot the signs you shouldn’t wait for your next appointment to see a dentist.
May 2nd, 2023

The Importance of Regular Dental X-rays

Dental X-rays might seem like a nuisance, but having them on a regular basis is important for your oral health. Here’s why you need X-rays and how digital technology has made the X-ray process a lot simpler and more comfortable for patients.
Apr 1st, 2023

How to Prevent Tooth Loss as You Age

Like the rest of your body, your teeth and gums are affected by age. Gum disease, broken teeth, and tooth loss are common issues among older patients. But they aren’t inevitable. Read on to learn how to keep a healthy smile as you age.
Mar 1st, 2023
9 Tips to Get Your Kids to Take Care of Their Teeth

9 Tips to Get Your Kids to Take Care of Their Teeth

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, and we want to help you encourage your children to build excellent oral hygiene habits! Here are nine of our best tips to help get kids practicing better oral care.
Feb 9th, 2023
 6 Benefits of Dental Implants

6 Benefits of Dental Implants

When you lose a tooth (or even a few), you have a decision to make — leave the gap, get a bridge, wear dentures, or go for a dental implant. Find out why the latter may be the best choice.
Jan 1st, 2023
What Is Dry Mouth and What to Do About It

What Is Dry Mouth and What to Do About It

Dry mouth affects many aging people but can affect you at any age because of medications, medical conditions, or dehydration. Here’s what you can do to manage the symptoms.
Dec 2nd, 2022
Best and Worst Halloween Treats For Your Teeth

Best and Worst Halloween Treats For Your Teeth

Halloween is approaching, which means it won’t be long before you and your kids dive into all the sweets this holiday has to offer. Find out which treats to look out for, both the good and the bad.
Oct 1st, 2022
The Link between Gum Disease and Heart Health

The Link between Gum Disease and Heart Health

What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but what happens in your gums can spread throughout your entire body. Gum disease is no minor issue; it can lead to significant, life-threatening conditions, including heart attack and stroke. Here’s how.
Sep 9th, 2022
What Is Dry Socket, and How Do You Avoid It?

What Is Dry Socket, and How Do You Avoid It?

Are you at risk for dry socket after a dental extraction procedure? Read to understand more about the causes of dry socket, and what you can do to avoid this painful problem.
Aug 10th, 2022
Tips for Your New Life with Dentures

Tips for Your New Life with Dentures

Dentures have always been a great option if you have a few missing teeth but aren’t quite ready to commit to dental implants. Find out how they’ve changed over time and how to get used to your new smile.
Jul 6th, 2022
Why Soda is Terrible for Your Teeth

Why Soda is Terrible for Your Teeth

The sugar in soda is one of the reasons the bubbly beverage is terrible for your teeth, but that’s not the only one. Soda is also highly acidic. Click here to find out more about why soda is so bad for your teeth.
Jun 1st, 2022
How Veneers Can Correct a Gummy Smile

How Veneers Can Correct a Gummy Smile

Your gummy smile is a result of genetics. But, dental veneers can make it so you have a more pleasing proportion of teeth to gums. Read on to learn how this cosmetic dental treatment can help you get a smile that you’re proud to flash.
Apr 12th, 2022
Should You Be Scraping Your Tongue?

Should You Be Scraping Your Tongue?

Many people don’t think about cleaning their tongue while they’re brushing. But should you be scraping your tongue? Learn all about scraping here.
Mar 2nd, 2022
Protect Your Child's Teeth With Dental Sealants

Protect Your Child's Teeth With Dental Sealants

Without treatment, cavities can wreck your child’s teeth. Depending on the extent of the damage, costs for cavity repair can be high. Learn how affordable and effective dental sealants can save your child’s smile.
Feb 1st, 2022
Root Canals Save Teeth

Root Canals Save Teeth

Does the idea of a root canal leave you quaking with fear? It shouldn’t! Root canals are common, and often, there’s no pain involved. Even better, the procedure can save your tooth. Here’s what you need to know.
Jan 1st, 2022
Dentures Have Come a Long Way

Dentures Have Come a Long Way

Dentures have been around for hundreds of years. But this is a new day. Contemporary dentures are more secure and natural-looking, and therefore an ideal choice for replacing missing teeth.
Dec 1st, 2021
5 Steps to Follow if You Lose a Filling

5 Steps to Follow if You Lose a Filling

It can be disconcerting to have a filling fall out of your tooth, but knowing the proper steps to take can help you protect your tooth and minimize issues. Here are a few things you should do after losing a filling.
Nov 1st, 2021
5 Ways You May Be Brushing Your Teeth Incorrectly

5 Ways You May Be Brushing Your Teeth Incorrectly

You already know that regular brushing and flossing are crucial to maintaining healthy gums and teeth. But did you know that improper technique may do more harm than good? Read on to know five common brushing mistakes you should avoid.
Oct 1st, 2021
5 Ways Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

5 Ways Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

In New York, style is more than clothes — it’s attitude. And nothing wrecks your confidence like an embarrassing smile. Stop letting your smile problem make the wrong first impression. Explore how veneers can restore your confidence and style.
Sep 7th, 2021
Laser Treatment for Gum Disease: How It Works

Laser Treatment for Gum Disease: How It Works

Laser treatments may be the wave of the future in skin care, but they’ve been used for years in dentistry to improve your oral health. Learn about the many benefits of laser dentistry for treating gum disease.
Aug 12th, 2021

How Sedation Dentistry Can Put You at Ease

If dental anxiety is interfering with your ability to get the procedures necessary to maintain healthy teeth and gums, you may benefit from sedation dentistry. Find out how this service can help you remain comfortable during dental treatment.
Jul 15th, 2021

Recognizing the Early Signs of Gum Disease

Gum disease is as not fun as it sounds, and its milder symptoms can progress into severe complications if you ignore it. Knowing the early signs to look out for and seeing your dentist regularly can go far in preventing oral health problems.
Jun 13th, 2021

The Dangers of Putting Off Your Dental Care

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, 1 in 4 Americans deferred their health care, including dental care. Pandemic or no, putting off your dental care can have some very serious consequences, some of which we outline here.
Apr 6th, 2021

Adjusting to Life with Dentures

Dentures have come a long way since the days of wooden teeth. Today’s options are made of comfortable materials and customized to the contours of your mouth. However, you may still have an adjustment period.
Mar 9th, 2021

Got Dental Anxiety? We Offer Sedation Options

If you’re anxious about going to the dentist, there are a number of ways we can help make you comfortable. Learn about a variety of sedation options that can put you at ease while you’re in the dental chair.
Oct 6th, 2020

8 Great Reasons to Consider Invisalign®

If you’re unhappy with your smile, consider Invisalign® clear retainers for your smile makeover. It’s the leading brand for correcting uneven, crooked, misshapen teeth, and more. You’ll love your new smile.
Sep 8th, 2020

4 Types of Dental Bridges Explained

Missing teeth are not only embarrassing but can also cause a variety of issues like chewing problems and other teeth shifting. But it doesn’t have to be that way. We offer dental bridges to restore your smile.
Aug 13th, 2020

Dental Care and COVID19: What You Should Know

You’re probably aware of how many changes have occurred in the overall health care system, but you may have questions about what’s happening in your dentist’s office. Here’s what you need to know.
Jun 17th, 2020

The Amazing Versatility of Dental Veneers

Are you self-conscious about your teeth or your smile when you laugh or talk with others? If chipped, discolored, or uneven teeth are holding back your smile, the versatility of dental veneers could be just what you need. Read on to learn more!
May 7th, 2020

Need a Root Canal? Here’s What to Expect

The phrase “root canal” can strike dread in even the fiercest person. If you’ve been told you need a root canal, you may have questions or concerns. Ease your worries with this informative guide on what to expect with this common dental procedure.
Apr 10th, 2020

Is Invisalign® a Good Teeth Straightening Option for Me?

Are you hoping for the benefits of a straight smile and wondering whether Invisalign® dental aligners are right for you? We’ve got you covered. Read on to learn more about Invisalign and whether it could be the smile solution you’ve been hoping for.
Mar 26th, 2020

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

You’ve finally taken another step toward attaining a Hollywood smile and had your teeth professionally whitened. Now you need to keep that smile white and bright. Here’s how.
Feb 20th, 2020