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Are Porcelain Veneers Right For You?

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile and would like to change it, we can help you determine what will work best, from a simple whitening Read More

Understanding the Latest News on Fluoride

Guidelines regarding the concentration of fluoride in water have recently been changed by the US Government's Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Read More

Your Smile Design: Perfection vs. the Natural Look

We have noticed that there are two types of patients when it comes to enhancing a person's smile. One type, which we'll call the “Perfect Minded” patient, expects teeth Read More

Dental Implants: The Best Solution For Missing Teeth

If you have missing teeth, dental implants are the state-of-the-art tooth replacement system. They act as substitutes for natural tooth roots, stabilizing the bone with which they fuse and Read More

Getting the Best Possible Results with Full Dentures

Even with all the medical know-how we possess at the dawn of the 21st century, complete tooth loss is still a big problem. In this country, more than a Read More

Snoring & Sleep Apnea — Are You At Risk?

If you wake yourself by snoring or have been told by others that you snore, you should share this fact with us during your next visit. Why? Many people Read More

Understanding The 4 Stages Of Gum Disease

Since the dawn of man, periodontal (gum) disease has impacted humans. And while dental health has dramatically improved over the generations, the facts are still clear — millions of Read More

The Dangers of Tongue & Lip Piercing to Dental Health

Tongue and lip piercing is a growing popular trend for some young people and adults; however, did you know that they could wreak havoc on oral health? In fact, Read More

Facts You Should Know About Tooth Wear

You may have noticed, as you get older, that the enamel of your teeth is looking worn in certain areas. Sometimes tooth wear takes the form of a minor Read More

How Your Dentist Can Help You Get a Better Night's Sleep

Scientists don't know much about sleep even though it has been extensively studied. We do know that several hours of deep, restful sleep per night are essential for a Read More

Understanding The Basics Of Laser Dentistry

For many people, when they hear the term “laser,” they immediately envision a futuristic science fiction movie. However, did you know that lasers have been used in the medical Read More

Countdown To A Perfect Wedding Day Smile

Invitations, dresses, the cake, the photographer: there's so much to think about when planning your wedding. And remember to plan for one more thing, your smile. Your wedding photographs Read More

Take Our Quiz: Are You At Risk For Tooth Decay?

Dental caries (tooth decay) is similar to the pesky bumblebee that invades your lovely summer barbecue. You can find temporary solace from this intruder by eliminating that very first Read More

Oral Piercings — Tongue & Lip Bolts: Trendy But Dangerous

Tongue and other piercings are a current fad or trend, but can often lead to unforeseen problems. Piercing the tongue and installing a metal ornament called a tongue bolt commonly Read More

Testing your Knowledge: Dental Implants vs. Bridgework

When it comes to replacing missing teeth, we have numerous options. However, two of the most common treatment options include bridgework and dental implants. See how much you really Read More

Gum Disease Can Increase Your Risk of Heart Disease

You've probably heard that old song about the leg bone being connected to the knee bone; it's easy to see how the human skeleton links together. But the concept Read More

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