1. All About Premedication

    If your doctor has prescribed antibiotics for you to take before an upcoming dental procedure, you may have wondered why. Premedication, also called antibiotic prophylaxis, is the use of antibiotics to prevent infections that may result from dental treatments. It is true that typically antibiotics are prescribed once a bacterial infection is present, but studies show that this practice, called ant…Read More

  2. Habits that are Hurting Your Teeth

    We all know some habits we engage in can hurt our teeth, but there are a few that might surprise you. The main purpose of your mouth and teeth includes eating, drinking, speaking, digestion and making expressions, like frowning and smiling. We prefer to see you smiling, so here’s a little reminder to encourage you to drop those bad habits once and for all, and learn what other habits could be ha…Read More

  3. Matching Today’s Top Dental Concerns & Solutions

    If you have been considering a smile makeover, we have matched the top dental concerns with the best cosmetic dentistry solutions available today to help correct what bothers you. Discolored Teeth Solutions Teeth whitening is the number one way to correct discolored teeth. There are a wide range of professional in-office and at-home solutions available, including custom and pre-filled trays and di…Read More

  4. 2020 Resolutions and Your Smile!

    When making (and sticking to!) resolutions, your oral health is likely not top on your list. But, you will be surprised at these commitments can positively impact your smile. Lose Weight We recommend getting the go ahead from your doctor before starting a new diet or exercise regimen, but in general, both will benefit the body and mind, no matter how you slice it. Whether you decide to start a who…Read More

  5. Dental Crowns –Bridging the Gap

    So, your dentist has recommended that you get a dental crown. We venture that no one likes the idea of having to get a crown (unless it is a beauty queen or royalty type), but let us help you understand what a crown is and what the dental crown procedure entails. What is a Tooth Crown? In reference to teeth, there are two meanings, or uses, of the word crown. The crown is the visible part of the t…Read More

  6. About Endodontics & Root Canal Therapy

    About Endodontics & Root Canal Therapy Endodontics is a vital dental specialty that involves preserving teeth, with “endo” meaning “inside” in Greek, and “odont” meaning “tooth”. Endodontic therapy, also known as root canal therapy, specializes in the treatment of the pulp of the teeth. A root canal procedure removes infected tooth pulp and helps prevent the surrounding areas f…Read More