How to Avoid Dental Implant Failure

Dental implants have been around for over three decades. Since then, they continue to revolutionize dentistry by providing a superior treatment option for replacing missing teeth. Dental implants carry a remarkable success rate of over 95%. However, they are not completely foolproof. Although quite rare, if a dental implant is going to fail, it typically…

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Importance of Dental Visits During Orthodontics

Time in braces typically means frequent visits to your orthodontist. You may even be going on a monthly basis. However, don’t assume that these appointments are a substitute for your routine dental care. Your orthodontist is not your dentist. An orthodontist is trained and qualified to examine the position of your teeth and treat alignment…

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Candy and Your Smile

October is the perfect time to discuss the effects of candy on your smile. This is the month that many neighborhoods are swarmed with costumes and countless bags of sticky, savory and highly-sugared treats. However, before you or your kids indulge in that candy loot, you should consider the consequence that it can have on…

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Is Flossing Really a Big Deal?

Think it’s okay to slack on your flossing efforts, or not do the job at all? Think again. Flossing is critical to your dental health as well as your overall health. Unfortunately, this important habit is one that only 1 out of 4 Americans do on a daily basis. That is a lot of people…

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Dangers of Ignoring a Dental Emergency

Just like other parts of our body, our teeth can suffer unexpected harm from time to time. Whether it is a broken crown or knocked out tooth, dental emergencies should be seen sooner rather than later. While some urgent dental concerns don’t require same day treatment, it is never a good idea to ignore it…

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Ways to Keep Your Dental Veneers White

Porcelain veneers are considered one of the most innovative solutions in cosmetic dentistry. The procedure involves bonding wafer thin shells of porcelain on the front surfaces of your teeth. Smile flaws such as discoloration, chips, gaps and misalignment are instantly and permanently hidden. One of the most valued advantages of porcelain veneers, however, is their…

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Tired of Your Front Tooth Gap?

Not everyone is born with a perfect smile. In fact, a naturally flawless smile is quite rare. While there are many imperfections that can occur on your front teeth, a gap between the front teeth can be one of the most bothersome and noticeable. What you may not know, however, is that an unsightly space…

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Making the Most of Your Teledentistry Appointment

While we always prefer to see our patients face-to-face, our practice values patient safety above all else. However, sheltering in place or social distancing doesn’t mean you have to neglect your dental needs. Our caring dental team is still here to connect with you through teledentistry. Teledentistry appointments allow patients to remain in the comfort…

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5 Things You Can Do at Home to Improve Your Dental Health

The Coronavirus pandemic has turned our nation upside down in many ways. While our daily routines are undoubtedly disrupted, most of us are finding ourselves spending more time at home and trying desperately to keep life as normal as possible. As you take strides to stay on track with your work, school and other obligations…

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COVID-19 March 30th Update

We hope this message finds you in good health. As the world adapts to these unusual circumstances from COVID-19, we just wanted to keep you updated. We are continuing to closely follow healthcare guidelines to ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff. We want to reiterate that our commitment is to you,…

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