Posts Categorized: General Dentistry

What’s In Tooth Enamel?

It was Shakespeare that first forced us to ask that now age-old question, “What’s in a name?” But do you ever find yourself asking a more dental-minded question, like “What’s in tooth enamel?” Tooth enamel is strong, as you might already know. Yet it is still susceptible to staining, acidic erosion, and eventually can be… Read more »

Start the Year with a Smile Through Restorative Dentistry

Want to spend 2017 smiling with a renewed sense of confidence? How about improved dental comfort? If you spent much of 2016 struggling with dental decay or other oral health problems, you know all too well how dental issues can hinder your ability to enjoy daily activities, from eating meals to laughing with friends. Fortunately,… Read more »

Are Your Kids Really Caring for Their Teeth?

Being a parent is tough work. There is a lot required to help your kids grow up strong, happy and healthy. Sadly, dental health is often low on parents’ priority list, simply because it is easy to overlook the importance of the smile. If you ever find yourself wondering if your kids’ smiles are really… Read more »

Is Your Smile In Need of a Dental Crown?

When was the last time you were able to enjoy a snack, a meal, or even a sip of coffee or cocoa, without experiencing sensitivity or discomfort caused by damage or decay to one or several of your teeth? Many people don’t realize that sensitivity is often an early warning sign of dental decay, which… Read more »

Could You Be Struggling with a Dental Cavity?

Are you having a hard time enjoying your coffee breaks, or after-work drinks with friends, because of dental sensitivity? In fact, over the last few weeks or even months, have you been struggling with heightened sensitivity, even discomfort when eating or drinking? Did you know that these are actually common symptoms of dental cavities? In… Read more »

Is Your Smile In Need of Preventive Care?

Do you ever wonder what more you might should be doing to help protect your smile against cavities and other common oral health threats? Brushing your teeth is a good start, but it is only one aspect of preventing dental problems. To adequately protect your teeth and gums, there are several steps that should be… Read more »

Is Your Smile In Need of Restorative Dentistry?

Is your morning cup of coffee causing you discomfort? Have you noticed dark lines or crevices along some of your teeth? If you have noticed changes in your smile, recently, it could be indication that you are suffering from a dental problem that might require restorative dentistry. Actually, since the teeth cannot repair themselves the… Read more »

Healthy Snack Ideas for Those Busy Weekdays

Now that school is back in session, are both you and your kids constantly on-the-go? If so, you may find yourself resorting to fast food runs in an effort to keep everyone full. Or, you could be grabbing sugary packaged snacks, from the vending machines, the back of the pantry, or even the gas station’s… Read more »