The Early Signs of Cavities

Did you know that it’s completely possible to spot a cavity between dental checkups. Oftentimes, we think that the only setting in which our cavities can be spotted and fixed is during our regular visits with the dentist. But if you know what to look for, you can easily identify early cavities and prevent them… Read more »

What Are the Rules Regarding Food and Beverages When I Have Invisalign® Aligners?

If you want a successful as well as convenient orthodontic journey with Invisalign®, then it’s important to follow the rules your dentist, Dr. , has. These rules can help you care for your appliance and your smile during treatment, which can help you prevent consequences and setbacks. Today, is happy to remind you of the… Read more »

Restore Your Oral Health After an Illness

Have you been struggling with your health during this harsh cold and flu season? If so, you are not alone. This year, thousands of people across our nation have fallen victim to a violent virus of the flu. As a result, their oral health has become at risk for cavities and gum disease. Dr. Carrie… Read more »

Tips on How to Soothe Teething Discomfort

Are you exhausted because you have been up all night with a teething baby? If so, our dentist, Dr. , would like to help you comfort your child so you and your baby can finally relax. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to soothe the teething pain. Those things are: -Rub your baby’s… Read more »

Maintaining Wisdom Teeth

Did you know that not all people have their wisdom teeth extracted? Many people never have wisdom teeth erupt, and there are a lucky few who have mouths large enough to hold all four of the wisdom teeth. Read on to find out extra about when it’s okay to hold on to wisdom teeth. Although… Read more »

Fix Decay with a Filling

Fillings are used to fill and repair cavities. They are made of several different kinds of materials that fill up the hole made in a tooth by decay. This compromised bit of the tooth is taken out, cleaned and filled in so that it can be restored to its normal function and shape. A filling… Read more »

Debunking Myths about Root Canals

If you are looking for a root canal but don’t know how it’s performed, it’s understandable to be uneasy about it. There are many myths about them. These include some of the following: Myth: Root canals are painful. Truth: Root canals were invented to permanently relieve a toothache caused by infected tissue inside the tooth…. Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Toothbrushes?

If you think you know all there is to know about toothbrushes, our dentist, Dr. , would like to challenge you! It’s important to know everything about toothbrushes and brushing so you can have a top-notch cleaning routine. The better you brush, the better off your smile will be. So, test your knowledge here by… Read more »

A Crown or an Inlay or Onlay Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Treat a Cavity

The premolars and molars in the back of your mouth can sometimes have deep textures on the biting surface. If these deep pits and fissures happen to trap bacterial deposits it can start to foster a large cavity to develop. As this starts to happen it can increasingly impair your ability to chew food, and… Read more »

The Oral Health Care Plan that Can Help You and Your Smile

If you want a strong, healthy, and beautiful smile, then you need to develop an oral health care plan. This can help you take good care of your teeth and gums as well as prevent major dental issues and keep your smile in tip-top shape. To help you, Dr. has some helpful recommendations. The first… Read more »