We Are Open – Safety is Our Top Priority!
We’ve reopened in accordance with CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly resume seeing our patients for regular dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.
One of the most overlooked elements of dental health care is proper brushing technique. Many people are so used to brushing their teeth that they begin using incorrect techniques, leading to an increased risk of tooth decay and gum disease. Refreshing yourself on the basics of proper brushing technique can help you to assess whether you need to work more…Continue reading
Crooked or misaligned teeth can make you hesitant to show off your smile. They can also cause a host of dental issues if left untreated. If you’ve been told that you’re in need of orthodontic treatment, you may want to look into Invisalign. This method of treatment provides you with a discreet option to create a beautiful smile without the…Continue reading
Sleep apnea is thought to affect as many as 22 million people in this country. Many people, however, are not aware that they have this serious medical condition. Knowing the warning signs associated with sleep apnea will typically allow you to seek treatment and will reduce the risks of the condition for you, your family and your future. Types of…Continue reading
According to a recent article in the New York Times, a surprising effect of the coronavirus shutdown has been an increase in the incidence of cracked teeth. Dentists have reported that many of their patients are complaining of migraines, increased tooth sensitivity, and jaw pain that have arisen due to the onset of bruxism. Characterized by clenching the jaw and…Continue reading
Overview of Dental Implants Dental implants are used to replace the gap left behind by a missing tooth or teeth. They can also serve as anchors for an implant-supported bridge or dentures. This permanent replacement for tooth loss consists of a metal post that replaces the roots of natural teeth, providing a strong, secure base for the tooth replacement option…Continue reading
A clean and healthy mouth will help to ensure that you have good oral hygiene and that your teeth will stay with you for the rest of your life. It’s never too late to start either. If you’ve had poor dental hygiene in the past, you can change that now so that you won’t need artificial teeth as you age.…Continue reading
How Common Is Gum Disease? If you have gingivitis, the first stage of gum disease and periodontal disease, you are certainly not alone. Research from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revealed that nearly half of all adults older than 30 have periodontal disease. The prevalence of gingivitis and gum disease also increases as you get older. The…Continue reading
Although there are many types of dental emergencies, they always come at the worst times. For instance, life-threatening infections, severe pain, nonstop bleeding and potential tooth loss are serious situations that require immediate care from a dentist. If you or someone you love has any of these symptoms, finding emergency dental care is crucial. A lot of dental offices leave…Continue reading
Has your breath gotten bad? Try these simple ideas that can be your cure for bad breath. Have Healthy Gums Gum disease is a common cause of bad breath. To protect the health of your gums, you must practice good dental care habits at home and see a dentist in Florida for regular check-ups and cleanings. Go for Good Oral…Continue reading
Research shows if you have diabetes, you have a higher risk of dental problems. Learn what you can do to protect your teeth and gums. How Diabetes can Damage your Dental Health While anyone can have dental problems, people with diabetes tend to have problems with teeth and gums more often. See, dental damage begins when a film of germs…Continue reading