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How Often Should I Get Dental X-Rays?

If you’ve ever been to a dentist, you’ve probably had dental X-rays — but do you need them every time you go? Find out when and why an X-ray is needed and how often you should expect to get them.

Oct 1st, 2021
Improve Your Smile with Veneers

If your smile makes you frown, you have several options that can turn your grin around. Veneers cover a variety of smile-ruining features and can transform your teeth into dazzling, uniform models of perfection. Find out if they can fix your smile.

Sep 1st, 2021
Are You Cleaning Your Dental Implant Properly?

You replaced your lost tooth with a dental implant and made the best decision for your teeth and bones. Now, protect your investment and make sure it lasts a lifetime by following these steps to care for your dental implant.

Aug 9th, 2021
How Gum Disease Can Impact Your Bones

If you knew that your dental hygiene routine affects your entire body, would you be more diligent? Here’s what you might not know about how gum disease causes a ripple effect of damage, even in your bones.

Jul 18th, 2021
How Can an X-ray Determine that You Have Sleep Apnea?

Dental X-rays are a routine part of regular oral care, but your teeth aren’t the only things that show up on our screen. Find out how digital imaging can reveal if you have a chronic sleep disorder called sleep apnea.

Jun 24th, 2021
3 Signs that Your Filling Needs to Be Replaced

The dental fillings that replace and plug the decayed areas in your teeth last a long time — but not forever. Don’t miss these warning signs that your filling needs to be replaced, or you could develop more problems down the road.

May 19th, 2021
Are Crowns Right for You?

A crown on your head may signify royalty, but a crown in your mouth is much more noble because it can save your oral health. Discover the multiple purposes of dental crowns and find out if one of your teeth is worthy of this crowning treatment.

Apr 13th, 2021
Help for Your TMJ Pain

Lock, click, ouch! Is your jaw pain becoming unbearable? Sounds like you have TMJ disorder. Now all you need is relief. Keep reading to learn all the ways to stop the pain and get back to eating and talking in peace.

Feb 11th, 2021
The Importance of X-rays in Dentistry

If you’ve ever worn that heavy lead vest while biting down on stiff plastic plates during your check-up, you know what a dental X-ray feels like, but do you know why it’s so important? Find out exactly why X-rays are needed.

Jan 8th, 2021
Choosing Veneers to Give You a New Smile

When you want a better smile, you may think braces, crowns, aligners, or teeth whitening. But if veneers didn’t pop into your mind, maybe they should. Find out how this lesser-known solution may be the best thing for your teeth since toothpaste.

Dec 13th, 2020
How are Dental Implants and Dentures Different?

Fixing that gap in your smile isn’t a tough decision, but choosing the right solution might have you baffled. Learn how dentures and dental implants compare, so you can make the right choice for yourself.

Nov 10th, 2020
How to Get the Most Out of Professional Teeth Whitening

Even the best brushers and most faithful flossers can end up with teeth over time, which is why whitening treatments are so popular your best bet for undoing the damage. Here’s how to choose the best method and get more bright for your buck.

Oct 7th, 2020
5 Ways to Prevent Gum Disease

No matter how white your teeth are, no matter how straight, if your gums aren’t healthy, your whole mouth is in danger. Gum disease can sneak up on you without warning, but you can keep it at bay with these five simple habits.

Sep 9th, 2020
How Should I Clean My Dental Implants?

If you have missing teeth, dental implants are the best thing you can do for your oral health. Day-to-care is simple, but your new implants have some special needs you should know about. Find out how to care for them properly.

Jul 22nd, 2020
Top Reasons to Consider Cosmetic Dentistry

If you’ve ever thought about getting dental work done because you want to, not because you have to, you’re not alone. Almost everyone agrees that their smile is their best asset. Here’s why you should put cosmetic dentistry on your to-do list.

Jun 25th, 2020
Dental Implants are the Next Best Thing to Natural Teeth

Whether you lost a tooth due to injury, illness, or infection, there are many cosmetic and medical reasons to replace it — and just as many options when it comes to choosing the right treatment. Here’s why dental implants should be at the top of your list.

Jan 31st, 2020
Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth

A missing tooth is more than a cosmetic issue. In addition to changing the appearance of your smile, a missing tooth can lead to complications when you eat and negatively impact your health. Read on to learn why you shouldn’t ignore a missing tooth.

Oct 1st, 2019
Is Teeth Whitening Safe?

Your teeth may be straight and even, but your smile isn’t complete until it’s sparkling white. Home whitening methods and DIY kits don’t seem to be making a difference, and you’re considering going to the dentist – but is in-office teeth whitening safe?

Aug 1st, 2019
Will I Need a Bone Graft for a Dental Implant?

Dental implants are becoming an increasingly popular option for replacing teeth — about half a million implants are placed each year in the United States. To ensure its stability, you may need a bone graft to get the most out of your dental implant.

Jul 9th, 2019