• Caring for Your Mouth at Home is Just As Important As Your Dental CheckUp
    Your teeth are important to the way you look. They help shape your face, help you speak clearly, and allow you to chew your food. Plaque is a sticky, colorless film Read more
  • Armed to the Teeth
    The saying “armed to the teeth” began back when knights wore armor from head to toe. It has two meanings. The first is to be heavily armed with deadly weapons, Read more
  • Is Keeping Wisdom Teeth Wise?
    A wisdom tooth is a molar tooth. We call it the third molar because it is the third tooth of that type to erupt. In fact, it’s usually the last Read more
  • Soft Tissue Management-A NONSURGICAL way to manage your gums!
    If you have the early stage of gum disease, you are the best candidate for a Soft Tissue Management program. You may also be a candidate if you have refused Read more
  • Dental Emergencies While Traveling
    Travel and Dental Emergencies   Travel—it’s something that’s on many people’s bucket list, so the last thing you want is for your trip to be marred by a dental emergency. It’s a Read more
  • Why Brushing May Not Be Helping Your Dark Tooth!
    If you have a tooth that starts looking dark, your first thought might be that you’re not brushing it well enough. So you brush it more. You might even go Read more
  • Am I a Good Candidate for Veneers?
    Veneers are a thin piece of porcelain that is bonded to your tooth. Veneers can be used to cover discolored teeth (and change the color!), to fix chips on your Read more
  • Dental News for Women
    Ladies, in addition to all the other things hormones bring you, they can also cause problems with your mouth. During puberty, one of the changes that can occur is gums that Read more
  • Are Amalgam (Silver) Fillings Safe?
    The safety of amalgam fillings (silver or metal colored) is a topic that recurs often in the media. Mercury is one component of amalgam and the one that stirs the Read more
  • Swimming and Your Teeth
    Now that the nicer weather is here, you’re probably itching to get into the pool. Did you know that being in the pool can affect your teeth? Various chemicals used to Read more
  • Brushing on National Doughnut Day
    Today is National Doughnut Day! No matter whether you go to Becker's, Kiedrowski's, Dunkin' Donuts, or another store, remember to brush your teeth after eating your sweet treat. The sugar Read more
  • Are Your Teeth Worth Two (2) Hours a Year?
    What are your teeth worth to you? Are they worth two (2) hours of your time once a year? Because that’s about what it takes. A 45 minute to one Read more
  • Deciding Between a Root Canal and Removing Your Tooth
    It’s never a great feeling to hear that you need to decide between a root canal and having your tooth removed. Trust me, it’s not fun to have to tell Read more
  • Options for Replacing Missing Teeth
    It is important to replace missing teeth so that your teeth stay in the correct alignment or pattern. You have choices to replace your missing or damaged teeth. Do you Read more
  • Something to Cut Your Teeth On
    “Cutting your teeth” is a phrase used to mean gaining experience early on, often learning by doing. Parents will often say a child is “cutting his/her teeth” at the time Read more
  • A Common Myth About Dentures
    Some people still think that dentures are a natural part of getting older. Nothing could be further from the truth! Myth: I’ll get dentures, and I’ll never need to see the Read more