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Should I Worry When My Gums Bleed?

Occasional bleeding from your gums can be normal, but how often? Should you worry when your gums bleed? Learn more about bleeding gums and when you should visit your dentist for an exam and treatment.
Apr 1st, 2023

Can I Treat a Cavity on My Own?

Cavities are a common cause of toothaches. When pain flares up, you might be tempted to treat the cavity yourself. In this blog, we discuss whether you should and provide tips for easing toothache pain at home.
Mar 2nd, 2023

3 Reasons to Correct Your Bite

Dental health is very important, and your bite is a vital part of that health. How your upper and lower jaw move and fit determine risks for other problems. Read on to find out more.
Feb 1st, 2023

I'm Nervous About My Root Canal

Anxiety and nervousness about a root canal are completely normal. But did you know that this procedure is more common and less fear-inducing than you think? Read on to learn more.
Oct 1st, 2022

The Main Differences Between Dental Bonding and Veneers

When you’re ready to enhance your smile and disguise flaws like chips, cracks, and discoloration, dental bonding and veneers are two options to choose from. Keep reading to find out which is the right fit for you.
Sep 1st, 2022

What Can Happen if I Ignore My Infected Tooth?

You may be able to handle the pain of an infected tooth, but if you don’t get treatment, the consequences can be much worse than a toothache. Here’s what can happen if you brush off your infected tooth.
Aug 1st, 2022

5 Reasons You Should Have Your Teeth Professionally Cleaned

Regular brushing and flossing can’t take the place of professional cleaning. Along with freshening up your smile, a professional cleaning includes a thorough oral exam to identify dental problems early, before they cause permanent damage.
Jul 1st, 2022

What Can Help Get Rid of My Gummy Smile?

A smile can go a long way when connecting with others. But excessive gums, also known as a gummy smile, can affect how others perceive you. Continue reading to learn more about this issue and how to fix it.
Jun 1st, 2022

Which is Better: Fixed or Removable Dentures?

Dentures are a time-tested solution for tooth loss, restoring your smile, maintaining your bite mechanics, and improving your confidence. Today, you can choose between fixed and removable dentures. Here’s how to decide.
May 1st, 2022

7 Benefits of Digital Dental X-rays

Gone are the days when cumbersome dental X-ray involved lots of time, effort, and film processing. With digital X-rays, your dentist can take, store, and share images that reveal lots of information right away. Learn more here.
Feb 6th, 2022

The Importance of Teeth Cleaning

Teeth cleaning is the best way to ensure that you’re doing all you can to protect your oral health and the longevity of your teeth. Find out how this dental procedure does more for your mouth than you can achieve with brushing and flossing alone.
Jan 9th, 2022

Why Choose Invisalign®

When it comes to tooth-alignment technologies, Invisalign® may be the only choice that’s also a household name. Why has this one method of straightening your teeth and improving your smile become so popular? Many different reasons. Here are a few.
Dec 1st, 2021

Myths and Facts About Veneers

When it comes to dealing with chipped or cracked teeth, dental veneers are a common way of making your smile prettier. But, there are some misconceptions about what veneers do to your teeth. Read on to separate fact from fiction.
Nov 1st, 2021

How Often Do I Need Dental X-Rays?

Have you ever wondered why x-rays are sometimes necessary to make a diagnosis? Click here to learn how x-rays have revolutionized dentistry and how often you should get them.
Oct 5th, 2021

Are You Cleaning Your Teeth Properly?

Brushing your teeth is a vital part of not just just your dental health but your overall health. In order to protect your teeth, you need to use proper dental care. Read on to find out whether you're brushing and flossing properly.
Sep 8th, 2021

How a Root Canal Can Save Your Tooth

Do you have pain or discomfort in your tooth? You might need a root canal. This common procedure can repair damaged or infected teeth without removing them. Keep reading to learn more!
Aug 1st, 2021

Help! My Teeth Are Yellow!

It’s difficult to overstate the importance of feeling good about your smile. It affects your overall confidence and impacts how you interact with the world. If your teeth are yellowing, it could be impacting you in ways you don’t realize.
Jul 12th, 2021

Am I a Candidate for Invisalign®?

Everyone knows a beautiful smile is an attractive feature and confidence booster, and now a straighter smile is achievable without wires. Invisalign® is a virtually invisible aligner system that straightens teeth efficiently.
Jun 17th, 2021

Is Dental Bonding Right for You? What You Need to Know

Dental bonding is an effective and fast way to even out irregularities, repair damage, fill gaps, and whiten teeth. It may be the best choice for some people over more extensive — and expensive — dental procedures.
May 17th, 2021

Dental Care and COVID-19: What You Should Know

Keeping yourself and your family healthy and safe through the COVID-19 pandemic means restricting exposure to the virus that causes it. It’s hard to decide if preventive care, such as dentist checkups, are risky or safe.
Apr 19th, 2021

How Regular Dental Cleanings Can Improve Your Oral Health

It’s easy to put off a trip to the dentist when you don’t have an obvious dental problem. But did you know you could be putting your oral health at risk? Cleanings are important appointments that protect your oral health.
Oct 1st, 2020

5 Signs that You May Need a Root Canal

You may have heard of the “horrors” of a root canal, but do you know the warning signs for getting one done? Early detection, diagnosis, and treatment can save you a lot of pain and anguish and keep your mouth healthy.
Sep 13th, 2020

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening

Congratulations on whitening your teeth and brightening your smile! Now, it’s time to make sure those results last. Here’s how to maintain a flashy smile for months after your teeth whitening treatment.
Jun 8th, 2020

When Is Dental Bonding the Right Choice?

If you have a cosmetic issue, like a misshapen tooth or a gap in your smile or a small dental concern, dental bonding might be just what you need. This treatment can help you reach your smile goals faster and more affordably than you'd expect.
Apr 22nd, 2020

5 Ways Dental Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

Have you stopped smiling so you can hide chipped, discolored, or uneven teeth? Do you feel self-conscious laughing and talking around people? Learn how dental veneers can improve your smile and restore your confidence.
Mar 17th, 2020

Are You Ruining Your Teeth With These Bad Habits?

We all have bad habits, but when it comes to your teeth, it’s a good idea to be on your best behavior. Here are a few bad habits that you should ditch for the sake of your dental health.
Feb 27th, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

The word “implant” may sound scary, but when it comes to replacing missing teeth, there couldn’t be a better solution. Keep reading to learn more about this minimally invasive procedure and how it can improve your oral health.
Jan 21st, 2020

8 Awesome Facts You Didn’t Know About Invisalign®

Everyone wants a movie star smile. A lot less are eager to endure a mouthful of metal to get it. In many cases, you don’t have to, thanks to Invisalign®. Read on to learn 8 awesome facts about the Invisalign path to a perfect smile.
Nov 13th, 2019


The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to remember that the best way to keep little smiles healthy is by simply brushing their children’s teeth.
Oct 18th, 2019