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October 11, 2019

Four Major Benefits of Dental Implants

Are you embarrassed about your smile because of missing teeth? Are missing teeth making it difficult to eat with ease? Are you putting off a tooth […]
October 4, 2019

Eating After Dental Implant Surgery

If you’re reading this, you probably recently underwent dental implant surgery — congratulations! The hardest part is over, and now you can begin enjoying your healthy, […]
September 27, 2019

What is a gum abscess and what causes it?

An abscess is often compared to a pimple. Bacteria, immune cells, and dead tissue make up pus that fills a pocket and creates an infected bump […]
September 20, 2019

Seven At-Home Remedies for Sensitive Teeth

If tooth sensitivity is getting in the way of you enjoying your morning cup of Joe, you may wonder what you can do about it. First, […]
September 13, 2019

Most Common Dental Emergencies

Has an excruciating toothache snuck up on you? Did you get hit in the mouth and lose or chip a tooth while playing catch with your […]
September 6, 2019

Teeth Whitening: A Safe, Quick, and Effective Cosmetic Solution

Does laughing, talking, or smiling make you self-conscious? Stained or discolored teeth can interfere with many areas of your life. Luckily for you, we have a […]
August 30, 2019

At the Mercy of Your Toothache

Sharp. Dull. Throbbing. Each of these words can describe a toothache, and they may help the dentist identify the cause of your pain. Toothaches can make […]
August 23, 2019

Find Relief from Your Toothache

Tooth pain can arise at the most unexpected times for several reasons. If you’ve had a toothache before, you know that pain relief will become a […]
August 16, 2019

Partial Dentures: Are They Right for Me?

When tooth loss occurs, it’s important to address the issue as soon as possible. If left untreated, gaps and spaces can lead to mobility, shifting, and […]
August 9, 2019

Dental Bridges to Replace Bottom Front Teeth

If you’re missing a row of teeth in the smile zone, it can detract from your overall appearance. It can also have a negative impact on […]