Signs Your Child May Need Orthodontic Treatment

As your child is growing and their baby teeth come in and then fall out, it’s not strange to wonder if you will need to invest in braces. In fact, it’s not uncommon to walk into any middle or high school and see numerous students with some variation of orthodontic hardware. Bringing your child to a dentist starting at an early age will give you a great indication what your orthodontic future will look like. Regular dental treatment will allow our office to monitor your child’s growing teeth for any warning signs.

Missing Teeth Can Be A Real Bummer

Missing teeth can really be a bummer. Many times, it’s even more difficult to determine the proper treatment plan that is best for your mouth, budget, and lifestyle. Some procedures, like traditional implants, may seem too invasive, while others, such as a bridge or dentures, might not have the long-term capability that you’re looking for. There is another option that is almost like a marriage of all these options. Continue reading to see if you are willing to say yes to this unique tooth replacement option.

Why Is November 27th So Important?

This year on Thursday, November 26th, most of us are going to be celebrating Thanksgiving by feasting on delicious turkey, all the fixings, and scrumptious desserts. While Thanksgiving is an important day for remembering all that we have to be thankful for, such as all of our wonderful and supportive patients, we are even more excited about the following day. And no, we aren’t talking about Black Friday, the biggest retail shopping day of the year. Continue reading to see what is so important for us to celebrate on November 27th.

The Surprising Solution to Fix Your Long-Term Dental Health

Do you struggle with a missing tooth or even multiple missing teeth? Not only can this be damaging to your self-esteem, but over time it can cause health risks to your dental health as well as your overall health. Tooth loss can be caused by a variety of issues, such as tooth decay, cavities, injury to the mouth, prolonged damage, recurring issues, and aging. One long-term solution to these problems is dental implants. Dental implants have many advantages to improve both short-term and long-term dental health.

This Treatment Is Discrete And Unnoticeable

Many of my patients ask what they can do about a discolored or chipped tooth or a slight gap between their teeth. These are all common issues that, while they don’t affect the function of the teeth, are a nuisance to the patient. Once we are able to resolve the imperfection, the patient is amazed at the results and finds a new sense of confidence in their appearance and well being. Would you like to know how we can correct these kinds of dental problems without complex treatments? Read more to find out how.

COVID-19 Protection Devices

We hope you and your family are doing well! Safety is on everyone’s minds these days, and it’s our #1 priority here in the office. We want patients like you to feel comfortable coming into our office so we have decided to go above and beyond our current safety measures and invest in two new state-of-the-art machines that provide powerful protection to our staff and patients. Read on to find out more.

Treat Your Gums Right

When people think of keeping their teeth healthy, they sometimes neglect to consider the importance of gum health. In fact, periodontal disease, a.k.a. gum disease, can cause damage not just to your teeth and oral health, but also to your overall health by increasing your chances of some major health problems as well. Unfortunately, it’s a common problem. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, close to half of US adults aged 30 and older and 70% of those 65 and older have some stage of gum disease.