Do You Realize The Ways You Wreck Your Teeth?

Teeth are really tough - after all dental enamel is the hardest substance in the human body and the muscles of the jaw are incredibly powerful. It is actually amazing that they hold up as well as they do!  Here are a few ways that people wreck their teeth without realizing it: Brushing … [Read more...]

Abscessed Tooth Requires Care

Ignore your teeth and they'll go away... Ignore a dental abscess and you might go away! An abscessed tooth requires appropriate care or the infection can spread throughout the body. A dental abscess is an infection at the root of a tooth or between the gums and a tooth. This infection is usually … [Read more...]

Habits That Hurt Your Smile

Did you know that 20% of us have one or more cavities - they aren't taken care of because one of the bad habits that hurt your smile is avoiding the dentist! Here are a few more habits that may sound familiar: Crunching ice - Most people who chomp on ice don't even realize they are doing it. … [Read more...]

Porcelain Crowns In Just One Visit

While we know that you love coming to see us - we understand how nice it is for our patients to be able to get porcelain crowns completed in just one visit!  The CEREC system allows us to actually make dental restorations like crowns and onlays in our office in about about 20 minutes - no more temps … [Read more...]

Chipped Your Tooth?

Chipped teeth are extremely common. A tooth gets bumped or someone tries to use their incisor as a tool and, oops there is a chip.  How we repair the damage depends on factors such as the size and location of the chip, which tooth is chipped and the overall oral health of the patient. Options for … [Read more...]