Category Archives: Patient Education

  1. Dental Bonding: A Simple Repair Solution

    Dental enamel is the strongest substance in the human body, but just like anything else, even the strongest substance can be in need of repair. A tooth can chip or crack when you least expect it, even from chewing on a pen, ice cube, or piece of hard candy. It’s even more likely to happen if you are prone to tooth decay or suffer from abnormal amounts of acid or bruxism. Dental bonding is a simple cosmetic procedure using soft tooth-colored composite resin to repair a chipped, cracked, or broken tooth. It can also close gaps between teeth, or lengthen a small tooth.

  2. Have You Been Noticing Your Teeth Looking A Little Shorter Lately?

    Have you been noticing that your teeth have been looking a little shorter lately? Or maybe when you are drinking a steaming cup of joe or sipping on an ice-cold iced tea it is making your teeth feel a lingering sense of discomfort. It is possible that you are suffering from dental wear. Dental wear is a common condition that happens to approximately 97% of the population in one way, shape, or form. Continue reading to learn more about dental wear and how you can help restore your smile if you are one of the many sufferers.

  3. You Are What You Eat

    When it comes to the health of your mouth, you really are what you eat. We know that candy, soda, and other sugary sweets are harmful and can cause tooth decay and cavities. One of the first areas to decline when you aren’t eating the healthiest diet is your teeth and oral health. Continue reading to learn some healthy, delicious snack and drink ideas and how they can not only benefit your body, but your mouth as well.

  4. Find The Right Dentist For You

    Although all dentists perform the same functions – cleanings, fillings, crown placements, and more – not all dentists are the same. How do you know if a dentist is right for you?