Smile Team

March 18, 2020

Nope, No, Never: How Dentophobia Can Affect Our Health

Going to the dentist isn’t as scary as it seems. If you put off your regular dental checkups because you’re scared, you could be causing more […]
March 10, 2020
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How Certain Food & Drinks Can Stain Teeth

We try so hard to get and maintain a pearly white smile, all the while common foods and beverages are setting our progress back. Do you […]
March 2, 2020
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What is Dental Plaque?

Did you know the plaque on your teeth is a bacteria? This invisible, yet sticky, film that covers the teeth after eating can cause harmful dental […]
February 26, 2020

What Happens During a Comprehensive Exam

When you don’t know what to expect from a comprehensive dental exam it can be a little scary coming in. We’re here to ease your fears, […]
February 19, 2020

Hormones and Oral Health: What’s the Connection?

Hormones and oral health: what’s the connection? Contrary to what you might believe, when hormone levels fluctuate you can become more vulnerable to oral health issues. […]
February 12, 2020

Children’s Dental Health Month: What Do You Know?

Taking care of your children’s dental wellness is no easy feat – and we’re to help! February is Children’s Dental Health Month. The ADA states that […]
February 5, 2020
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Are Your Sensitive Gums Implying Gum Disease?

Eating, talking, brushing, and flossing: these are everyday things that sensitive gums could make painful or even unbearable. There could be several reasons why your gums […]
January 27, 2020

Tooth Sensitivity: 1 in 8 Americans Have It

At least 1 in every 8 Americans have sensitive teeth, sometimes on a daily basis. Tooth sensitivity tends to happen more frequently to women and young […]
January 21, 2020

Toothbrushing Goals for 2020–Do It Right!

You may be a star at daily tooth brushing, but are you doing it correctly? Daily brushing, including cleaning between teeth, is vital for removing plaque […]
January 16, 2020

Improve Your Sleep in 2020 with Help from Your Dentist

Getting better sleep in 2020 is a team effort if you suffer from sleep apnea. A visit to our office may be just what you need […]
January 11, 2020

Canker Sores 101

Canker sores can be really irritating, especially when they make eating and talking painful.  You can have really great dental health and still find yourself plagued […]
January 4, 2020

Make Some 2020 Oral Health Care Resolutions!

The New Year is just around the corner and a great time for making some oral health care resolutions. Here are some to consider. Oral Health […]
December 19, 2019

Get Your Z’s — Visit the Dentist for Sleep Apnea

When you just can’t seem to catch your z’s, your first thought may not be to visit your dentist, but it should be! An oral examination […]
December 12, 2019

Holiday Treats And Your Teeth

Holiday cheer is often synonymous with rich, sugary indulgence. Don’t let your teeth (and smiles) suffer the effects of a sugary season. Learn just how sugars […]
December 5, 2019

Prevent Cavities with These Simple Tips

Did you know that more than 92% of people over age 20 have had tooth decay during their life? This may involve one simple cavity or […]
November 27, 2019

Celebrate Thanksgiving Without Sacrificing Oral Health

The Thanksgiving holiday revolves around family, fun and food, and while it can be a very fulfilling day for most, the overload of food you consume […]
November 21, 2019

Prevent Subsurface Cavities with Laser Cavity Detection

Cavities are known to develop quickly and silently, which makes them quite difficult to treat. While common dental practices include using X-rays or probing tools to […]
November 14, 2019

Enjoy Your New Smile With An EFD Same-Day Crown

Cracked, broken or weak teeth often need extensive dental work to remedy, but an EFD same-day dental crown can reinforce these teeth without having to wait […]
November 7, 2019

How To Protect Your Teeth During National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month and serves as a reminder to take care of our physical AND dental health. Patients with both Type 1 and Type […]
October 24, 2019

What To Expect With A Scaling and Root Planing Treatment

Periodontal disease affects gum health and can cause teeth to decay and eventually fall out. One of the best ways to combat the effects of gum […]
October 16, 2019

How Invisalign Orthodontic Care Improves Smiles

Many people will receive orthodontic treatment during their teenage to adult years, and most of them will use some type of metallic appliance, like braces, to […]
October 10, 2019

What To Expect With A Tooth Extraction

While our permanent teeth are supposed to last us a lifetime, they sometimes need to be extracted due to disease or age. Tooth extraction is a […]
October 2, 2019

October Is Dental Hygiene Month

October is Dental Hygiene Month, which is a great reminder to evaluate your brushing and flossing habits and schedule a dental checkup. While our teeth are […]
September 26, 2019

Safeguard Your Health With An Oral Cancer Screening

While our bodies are made of complex and intricate systems, they are at risk for developing a disease like cancer. Oral cancer is especially dangerous for […]
September 18, 2019

Get A Beautiful Smile With Cosmetic Bonding

Our smiles are one of the first things that people see, but they can be either a cause of pride or self-consciousness depending on how they […]
September 12, 2019

Improve Your Breathing With Sleep Apnea Therapy

Sleep apnea is a condition that affects how you breathe at night, and it can negatively affect your oral health. If you’re suffering from headaches in […]
September 5, 2019

Perks of a Comprehensive Dental Exam

To protect your teeth in the best way possible, it’s essential that you have regular comprehensive dental exams. During an exam, your teeth, gums and mouth […]
August 22, 2019

Get Ready For School With Dental Sealants

Teeth are vulnerable to the effects of tooth decay, which usually leads to a cavity. However, you can protect your teeth, and especially your children’s teeth, […]
August 15, 2019

The Benefits of Botox Treatments and Dental Health

Botox is typically associated with cosmetic concerns, such as wrinkly skin and plastic surgery, but it also provides multiple dental benefits that many aren’t aware of. […]
August 8, 2019

Preparing For A Dental Implant

Patients who suffer from multiple missing teeth can gain their confidence and oral health back through dental implants. Some patients express concern when they hear the […]
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