How to Help A Cracked or Chipped Tooth

Do you ever wonder what you can do about a chipped or a cracked tooth? You probably know that you should have either of these issues addressed, but do you know why you should? Similarly, do you know what you might be able to do if you need relief while... Read more »

Dental Sealants Prevents Cavities

Your child should have all of their permanent teeth replace their baby teeth by mid-adolescence. The premolars and molars in the back of their mouth are usually the last teeth to emerge. Sometimes the biting surface of these teeth to have deep pits and fissures that can be difficult to... Read more »

Repairing a Small Cavity With a Filling

The bacteria in your mouth work quickly to exploit even the smallest area of weakened tooth enamel. Once a small area of tooth decay develops, it can quickly grow into something more serious. If you notice an area on one of your teeth that has a change in texture or... Read more »

Restoring a Badly Fractured Tooth with a Bridge

Even though your natural tooth enamel is very hard, there are some rare occasions when a hard fall or a blow to the face can severely fracture a tooth. In an extreme situation the fracture might be so severe that it causes significant damage to internal structures of the tooth.... Read more »

Having a Severely Decayed Tooth Restored with a Bridge

If one of your teeth suffers from severe tooth decay, multiple cavities or an infection has compromised the interior structures of the tooth, it might need a root canal to be saved. Unfortunately, there are times when a tooth is so severely compromised that it cannot be saved and needs... Read more »

Avoid These Drinks for Happier Teeth

You want to have the brightest, strongest smile possible, so you always do your best to stay on top of your oral hygiene. You brush and floss and come in for regular cleanings. But you should know there are normal beverages you might drink every day that are working against... Read more »

How Fluoride Helps You

Our teeth are an incredibly important feature of our bodies. Without them, we would have great difficulty eating and speaking. So taking care of them is also incredibly important. Both the ADA and CDC maintain that the use of fluoride is a safe and effective way to strengthen teeth in... Read more »