Happy National Smile Month

OK - I know there is a month, week or day for just about everything but in May we celebrate National Smile Month. Of course, dentists everywhere celebrate beautiful, healthy smiles every day! Perhaps your smile isn't quite ready for National Smile Month. Over time our smiles can darken and become … [Read more...]

Is Your Prescription Hurting Your Teeth?

The use of certain types of prescription drugs can hurt your teeth.  Damage can include tooth decay, discoloration, gum disease and even mouth sores. Tooth discoloration can be caused by certain antibiotics including liquid forms of the drugs. Tetracycline can cause permanent tooth discoloration … [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...]