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Is Teeth Whitening Safe for Sensitive Teeth?

  • Aug 20 2022

Taking care of your teeth requires paying attention to three key areas — aesthetics, comfort, and oral health. Ideally, you’ll want to engage in practices and seek treatments that can benefit all three. Whitening can give you a brighter smile, but how does it affect your comfort and oral health?  Here’s what patients with sensitive […]


Tooth crown

What to Expect When Getting a Digital Crown

  • Jul 20 2022

If you have an upcoming appointment to receive a digital crown, you’re probably curious about what the procedure entails. While the digital crown procedure isn’t overly complicated, there are some aspects of it you’ll want to know about before your appointment. We’ve collected that information in this simple guide. We hope it helps you feel […]


Dentist and patient discussing swollen gums and periodontal disease.

7 Surprising Myths About Your Teeth and Dental Care

  • Jun 11 2022

Oral health is an area that affects everyone, but many patients are in the dark about these common dental myths. Dispelling them and gaining a clearer understanding of how your teeth and dental care work can help you build a better foundation for lifelong oral health. Myth 1: Bright Teeth Are Always Healthy The whiteness […]


Woman at a dental office with jaw pain

Common Causes of Jaw Pain

  • May 20 2022

Jaw pain can bring your day to a grinding halt. Life can become much more challenging when everyday activities like eating and speaking are made difficult. There are many potential causes of jaw pain. These are some of the most common causes and how you can approach dealing with them. TMJ Disorder The temporomandibular joint […]


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Why Brushing and Flossing Alone Won’t Do the Trick When Treating Periodontal Disease

  • Mar 29 2022

Periodontal disease, also called gum disease, is an infection in the gums. Dentists can treat some related damage and prevent the disease from worsening when they catch and address symptoms early. If you don’t manage your oral health and have early onset and rapid progression of this disease, you may develop periodontitis, which is incurable. […]



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Receding Gums: Are You Brushing Your Teeth Too Hard?

  • Jan 31 2022

Have you noticed that your gum line seems to be farther back on your teeth than it used to be? If you know something looks different about your teeth, but you aren’t sure what it is, it could be receding gums.  A receding gum line is a telltale sign that something is amiss with your […]


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Dental Issues: Important Vs Urgent

  • Oct 10 2021

How do I know if a dental problem I am having needs to be taken care of immediately?  It’s a rare and extremely fortunate person that has never experienced a toothache. But, there are toothaches and there are TOOTHACHES! It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to know the difference between one that can wait a […]


father and son flossing together.

What Do You Teach Your Kids About Flossing?

  • Sep 10 2021

If I go for all of my regular dental exams and cleanings do I really have to floss my teeth every day? Life has been rather different during our time spent dealing with COVID. Many of us ended up working at home. Kids, for the most part, stopped going off to school and switched to […]


Increasing Popularity of Botox for Men

  • Aug 7 2021

Is it true that more and more men are getting Botox treatments to reduce facial wrinkles? Is it vain to want to look your best? Is it less than honest to try and adjust your appearance so that the age you look on the outside more closely matches how you feel on the inside?  There […]