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Here's When Wisdom Teeth Should Be Removed

Wisdom teeth removal is a common procedure, but not everyone with wisdom teeth needs them removed. How do you know if you need yours removed? Read on to find out.
Aug 1st, 2023

Implants or a Bridge? Which Do I Need?

If you’re missing a tooth, your two main options to replace it are an implant or a bridge. Read on to find out which option may be the best for you.
Jul 10th, 2023

What Type of Filling Is Best for Me?

You have a cavity and need a filling, but which type is best for you? Read on to find out the pros and cons of the most popular kinds of fillings.
Jun 1st, 2023

When Do I Need Digital X-rays?

You know that X-rays are part of your regular dental checkups, but you may not realize how widespread digital X-rays are now. Find out more about how this technology works.
May 2nd, 2023

Are You Flossing and Brushing Properly?

You floss and brush every day, but are you doing it correctly or just rushing to get it over with? Read on to find out the proper methods for flossing and brushing.
Apr 2nd, 2023

Straighten Your Teeth Without Anyone Knowing

Want to straighten your teeth but don’t want anyone to know about it? ClearCorrect® invisible aligners could be the perfect solution. Read on to find out how they work.
Mar 6th, 2023

8 Dental Problems That Veneers Correct

Have a problem with a tooth or with your smile? Chances are veneers can correct the problem quickly and easily. Read on to find out eight dental problems that veneers can solve.
Feb 6th, 2023

Why Would I Need a Tooth Extraction?

Every dentist wants to preserve the health of your teeth. But sometimes the best way to do that is to extract a tooth. Read on to find out why a tooth extraction might be necessary.
Jan 18th, 2023

Adjusting to Life with a Dental Implant

A dental implant is considered the gold standard for replacing a missing tooth, but there’s still a period of adjustment after your procedure. Here are a few tips for adjusting to life with a dental implant.
Dec 5th, 2022

Oral Health Tips No One Ever Told You About

You know you’re supposed to brush and floss your teeth. But a few other oral health tips may help you as well. Read on to learn a few ways to protect your teeth that you may have never heard before.
Oct 14th, 2022

The Link Between Your Oral Health and Your Sleeping Habits

You know sleep is important to your overall health, but you might not have realized how important good sleeping habits are for your oral health. Find out what you need to know about your sleep to protect the health of your mouth.
Sep 1st, 2022

How to Prevent Dry Sockets

If you’re having a tooth removed, it’s important to learn how to avoid a painful complication known as dry socket. These tips will help!
Apr 1st, 2022

How Can I Prevent Cavities?

Worried about cavities before your next dental visit? Read on to find out a few simple tips that can help you prevent cavities from forming in the first place!
Feb 1st, 2022

4 Health Benefits of Straighter Teeth

Straight teeth are nice because they give you a great smile, but the benefits aren’t just cosmetic. Straighter teeth can also improve the overall health of your body. Read on to find out how.
Jan 1st, 2022

Can a Night Guard Help My Jaw Pain?

Does your jaw hurt every morning when you wake up? A night guard might be just the solution to help you stop grinding your teeth and sleep better every night.
Dec 1st, 2021

5 Valuable Benefits of Veneers

Porcelain veneers are one of the most versatile cosmetic dental options available. Find out just how valuable they might be to you!
Nov 1st, 2021

What Are Plaque and Tartar?

Plaque and tartar always sound ominous when your dentist talks about them, but what are they really, and are they actually that bad for you? Find out here.
Aug 4th, 2021

Is an Impacted Tooth Serious?

Do you realize that you could have an impacted tooth and not even know it? If that’s the case, how serious can this condition really be to your oral health? This common dental problem may be more serious than you think.
Apr 7th, 2021

Top Reasons You May Be Grinding Your Teeth at Night

Teeth grinding may not sound all that serious, but this condition can wreak havoc on your teeth, disrupt your sleep, and cause facial pain. Here’s a look at some of the more common drivers of teeth grinding and how we can help.
Mar 4th, 2021

Tips for Maintaining the Results of Teeth Whitening

Is it second nature for you to put up your hand to block your dingy smile? Teeth whitening can restore your smile’s luster safely and quickly, but you have an essential part to play in how long your results last.
Dec 31st, 2020

How Can I Improve My Smile?

You have only one chance to make a first impression, so the saying goes. And since your smile is the first thing everyone sees, it may be your most important physical attribute. That’s a pretty strong case for doing all you can to improve your smile.
Dec 8th, 2020

Do You Have to Get Your Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Some dentists recommend surgery to remove your wisdom teeth as soon as they come in, while others suggest leaving these third molars in place if no problems arise. Learn more about why you might need to have your wisdom teeth removed.
Nov 1st, 2020

How a Night Guard Can Help Your Sleep Apnea

Snoring may seem like nothing more than a nuisance, but it can be a sign of sleep apnea, a serious sleep disorder. Read on to learn more about how a night guard can help treat sleep apnea.
Oct 1st, 2020

Help! My Teeth Are Yellow

Suddenly, you realize just how yellow your teeth have grown. Why do your teeth get yellow over time, and what can you do about it? Keep reading to learn about professional teeth whitening dental treatments.
Sep 3rd, 2020

What to Expect Before, During, and After a Root Canal

A root canal is not something to fear when you are empowered by what to expect before, during, and after. The goal of the procedure is to relieve pain and potential complications of a decaying tooth. Read on to learn what to expect during this procedure.
May 21st, 2020

How to Maintain Your Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are an affordable and convenient way to get the smile you’ve always dreamed of, but as with any dental investment, it’s important to take care of them so they last as long as possible. These simple tips help keep veneers looking great.
Apr 23rd, 2020

The Best Products for Keeping Your Smile Looking Young

Your teeth are strong and designed to last a lifetime, but age and wear-and-tear can take their toll, leaving you with yellowing and decaying teeth. To restore strength and brightness to your teeth, you need the right tools, and we have them here.
Mar 12th, 2020

November is National TMJ Awareness Month

Millions of people in the United States live with TMJ dysfunction, a chronic and often painful joint condition that can limit jaw motion and make it difficult to eat. Find out how you can take control of this highly treatable problem.
Nov 1st, 2019

Keeping Your Mouth Healthy After an Extraction

If you’ve had a tooth extracted recently, you’re vulnerable to oral health problems. Find out the best ways to prevent infection. Discover the top five tips for keeping your mouth healthy after an extraction.
Sep 1st, 2019

How Does ClearCorrect™ Compare to Invisalign®?

Interested in the “invisible” braces you keep hearing about? Before you decide on a brand, make sure you know the different options and their pros and cons. Keep reading to discover which clear braces option is best for you.
Jul 26th, 2019

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Love your newly whitened teeth — but looking for ways to extend that sparkle? Find out how you can maintain your smile after a teeth whitening procedure for pearly whites that shine month after month!
Jun 13th, 2019

Have a Missing Tooth? Dental Implants May Be Your Best Option

If you’re missing teeth but are ready to reclaim your confident smile, you may be interested in dental implants. They are the closest replacement option to your natural teeth. Learn how and why dental implants may be the right option for you.
May 15th, 2019

Top 3 Dental Problems That Veneers Can Fix

A winning smile is about confidence. If you’re self-conscious about a chipped or discolored tooth, there’s a simple solution. Veneers may be the key to getting your confidence back.
Apr 11th, 2019

The Best Way to Prepare for Your Upcoming Root Canal

There’s nothing to dread about having a root canal. With contemporary techniques, it’s typically free of pain and essentially little different than a normal filling. Preparing for the treatment helps ensure its success.
Mar 14th, 2019

GLO Science Can Visibly Brighten Your Smile

As one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry offerings, teeth whitening is an easy and effective way to improve your smile. Find out how GLO® Science professional whitening uses advanced technology to give you a whiter, more vibrant smile.
Feb 7th, 2019