Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Makeover Your Smile With Dental Implants!

Is there a gap in your smile from a missing tooth? Do you find that you smile less because you may not be as confident as a result? If you would like to have a full smile again, we could have just what you are looking for. While several options... Read more »

See What You Know About Dental Sealants by Taking This Test

Do you know all there is to know about dental sealants? Well, it’s time to test your knowledge! The more you know about dental sealants, the better, especially because it can help you use the treatment to your advantage. Our dentist, Dr. Stacey DeFranco, encourages you to see how much... Read more »

Understanding Tooth Brushing Care

Do you feel as if your toothbrush care is doing enough to eliminate risks in your mouth? If for any reason you constantly suffer from dental damage despite having effective brushing and flossing routines in place, it could be an issue associated with your products themselves. It may require an... Read more »

Additional Information About TMJ Disorder Prevention and Treatments

Have you ever heard of temporomandibular joints before? Temporomandibular joints, also frequently referred to as TMJs, consist of ball-and-socket joints in your jaw that are responsible for the movements of your mouth. Unfortunately, several underlying factors or oral health failures can damage them. If damage should occur to your TMJs,... Read more »