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Questions to Ask your Dentist about Dental Sedation


Are you deciding on getting an oral procedure done at the dentist but have a substantial amount of anxiety about what may occur? If this sounds like you, you may want to talk to your dentist about dental sedation. Dental … Continued


7 Things You Should Know About Over the Counter Oral Hygiene Product Active Ingredients


Triclosan Might be in Your Oral Hygiene Product Triclosan is an antibacterial composite in cleaners, soaps, body washes and oral hygiene products of all sorts. While triclosan combats gingivitis, some people argue it might have negative health ramifications. There is … Continued


Dental Tips to Protect Your Teeth During Active Sports


It is imperative to protect your teeth when engaging in athletic activities. The average person participates in sports without thinking about the potential negative consequences of contact with the head and other parts of the body. An errant football, puck, … Continued


Everything You Need to Know about Dental Local Anesthesia


Your dentist might need to apply dental local anesthesia to numb an area of your mouth while performing certain procedures. We do this by injecting medicine – known as a local anesthetic – into your inner cheek or gum. Nowadays, … Continued


What You Should Know About Dental Crowns and Bridges


If you are in need of dental restorations, visit our office for dental crowns and bridges.  If you crack or chip your tooth, we have the restorations available to provide you with a fully-functioning and natural-looking smile. To determine the … Continued


5 Remedies to Stop Tooth Pain


Toothaches can be a pain in the neck – or mouth, making you desperate to do anything to stop tooth pain. This pain can be very aggravating and debilitating, and it comes with the pesky realization that you have to … Continued


What Happens If I Don’t Floss My Teeth?


If you do not floss your teeth, all sorts of problems will arise. Some of these problems will be limited to your mouth. Others will extend to other parts of your body. In fact, the failure to floss can lead … Continued


What Is a Cavity?


A cavity is the unfortunate result of tooth decay. Tooth decay is largely due to the foods and beverages one consumes as well as one's oral health regimen. Exposure to fluoride in toothpaste and tap water along with genetics also … Continued


Oral Piercing- Do You Know the Risks?


  There are many forms of self-expression- art, writing, fashion, even body piercing. When it comes to oral piercings, however–such as lip, labret, cheek, and tongue piercings–it’s important to know all the risks involved.Know The Risks Before You PiercePiercing anywhere near … Continued


Everyday Habits and Oral Health


  Tooth enamel has the pretty cool reputation of being the hardest substance in the human body. So it may come as a surprise to know that while enamel is super tough, it can also break quite easily! The truth … Continued