• Not Enough Bone Support for an Implant? Here's a Way to Rebuild It
    Due to financial circumstances, people often have a lost tooth restored with a removable partial denture, an effective appliance that restores function and a degree of aesthetic appearance. Later, Read more
  • National Tooth Fairy Day
    February 28th is National Tooth Fairy Day—a fitting end to National Children’s Dental Health Month (February).   The Tooth Fairy, who may go by other names in other countries, leaves a payment Read more
  • FAQs about Veneers
    Some patients have to wait years and go to many dental appointments to get the beautiful smile that they’ve always wanted. If waiting that long simply isn’t an option for Read more
  • Occlusal Disease
    Occlusal disease is a relatively new term that the dental profession uses to describe wearing down of teeth that is outside of the wear that occurs with normal use. Teeth Read more
  • Connecting Your Heart and Your Mouth
    We mostly think of heart problems as affecting adults, but some children are born with heart issues. When the heart problem is something you’re born with we call it congenital Read more
  • Kathy Bates Plays It Smart With Professional Teeth Whitening
    Academy Award-winning actress Kathy Bates knows how important it is to present your best face to the world — and one of the most important features of that face Read more
  • Why Don't Antibiotics Cure My Tooth Infection?
    February 9th is "Toothache Day" according to the holiday app on my phone. To answer the title question, we need to first discuss the underlying cause of tooth infections. You see, problems Read more
  • Are Your Teeth Worth $1.00 A Day?
    Are your teeth worth $1.00 a day to you? That’s about what it costs if you see your dentist twice a year for dental exams and cleanings.   Why should you go Read more
  • 3 Reasons Why Smoking Doesn't Mix with Dental Implants
    If you smoke, you know better than anyone how a hard a habit it is to kick. If you want to quit, it helps to have a motivating reason—like Read more
  • Why Should I Pay For Professional Whitening? Won't Those Drug Store Products Do The Same Thing?
    The answer is, it depends. What it depends on is what you start with and where you want to go. As you will see later, even if you do choose Read more
  • Before we Extract That Problem Tooth, Let's Consider Saving it
    Even though an implant is now as close to life-like as modern dentistry can produce, it won’t surpass the function of your own natural tooth. That’s not to say Read more
  • Should You Replace Your Silver Fillings?
    There are two types of fillings in common use in the dental office: amalgam fillings (silver color) and composite fillings (bonded, white or tooth-colored fillings). Many offices are moving away Read more
  • 3 Reasons for Why It's a Smart Move to Invest in Dental Implants
    When it comes to replacing a missing tooth, you have several options, including a removable partial denture or a fixed bridge. But the premier choice is “the new kid Read more
  • Teeth Whitening
    Some foods and drinks can stain, yellow, or discolor teeth. When this is the case, you may consider whitening your teeth. If you are thinking about whitening your teeth, it Read more
  • Happy New Year!
    Happy 2018! For most of us, the New Year signals a time to make resolutions for the months ahead.  Many of these resolutions revolve around health. How many of us Read more
  • Master Illusionist Benefits from the Magic of Orthodontics
    Magician Michael Grandinetti mystifies and astonishes audiences with his sleight of hand and mastery of illusion. But when he initially steps onto the stage, it’s his smile that grabs Read more