Dental Implants Can Be Used to Secure a Dental Bridge

Sometimes untreated tooth decay can afflict multiple teeth in one area of your mouth. If you forgo professional dental care, you could suffer multiple cases of tooth loss. In a situation like this, your ability to chew could be severely compromised. In time, you could also suffer other complications. While a removable dental appliance like… Read more »

Bone Grafting to Restore Your Jaw

Did you know bone grafting can restore the bone structure to your jaw? Well, it’s true! Bone grafting is a common dental procedure designed to give strength to your jaw, so you can restore your smile with a dental implant. To provide you with more details about bone grafting, our team here at in ,… Read more »

Dealing With Bleeding Gums

Do you ever wonder if there are any steps you should be taking to keep your pearly whites healthy and strong? You’ve probably heard that brushing your teeth is extremely important. While this is true, would you be surprised to hear that your gums shouldn’t bleed when you clean them? If your gums bleed when… Read more »

What Is Gum Disease and How Is It Treated?

Many of our patients wonder about gum disease, how it forms, and how it is treated. Periodontal disease — also referred to as pyorrhea and gum disease — is an infection of the gums that can damage and destroy teeth if left untreated. The term “periodontal disease” can apply to different severities of gum disease,… Read more »

Do You Suffer from Periodontal Disease?

Do you suffer from periodontal disease? Periodontal disease is a common, yet potentially very serious disease caused by the failure and destruction of your gums. Although there are many different reasons and causes for periodontal disease, treating it begins with always making sure to practice safe and efficient oral health habits. The first signs may… Read more »

The Symptoms of Gum Recession

You are probably aware that there are many different dental issues you should watch for. For instance, you may understand that swollen gums or a cracked tooth are problems that should be addressed as quickly as possible. Did you know that gum recession is another problem you should watch for? There are a number of… Read more »

Getting a Bone Graft in Preparation for a Dental Implant

If you are missing a tooth, a dental implant may be your best bet. It looks and functions just like a real tooth, and you don’t have to worry about cracking the two extra crowns of a dental bridge. However, some jawbones are too thin or soft to support a dental implant and need to… Read more »

Should You Choose Dental Crowns or Dental Veneers?

If you are looking for a tooth restoration, two wonderful options are dental crowns and dental veneers. Dental crowns work by placing a cap directly over a tooth for added comfort and damage prevention. Dental veneers are fused directly to the fronts of teeth to conceal damage and promote a more beautiful smile. The question… Read more »

The Tips You Need to Prevent Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental problem that occurs when you fail to properly clean your smile each day and when you miss your dental checkups. This disease develops when the plaque is allowed to grow on your smile. As time passes, the plaque can irritate your gums, turn into tartar, and deteriorate… Read more »

What You Should Know About Gingivitis

Do you have tender, red, swollen, or bleeding gums? If you have any of these symptoms, you may have gingivitis. But do you know what gingivitis actually is? It’s actually the earliest stage of gum disease, and if it isn’t addressed, it can develop into something much more serious. Fortunately, there are several things you… Read more »