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 »

Your Home Should Have These Dental Tools

Are you familiar with the proper dental tools for oral health success? If not, then you have come to the right blog! In order to keep your smile healthy, it’s essential to use the proper tools for your smile. That is why it’s important to know the tools you should... Read more »

All You Need to Know About Maintaining Top-Notch Dental Implants

Your dental implants are strong and reliable dental restorations that can help you have the healthy, functional and beautiful smile you need. However, this doesn’t mean you don’t need to care for your implants regularly. In fact, you need to do all you can to keep your implants in the... Read more »

Improvements in Oral Health Care: Dental Damage Treatments and Prevention

Are you aware of the risks associated with dental damage and how it can destroy your smile? Several risk factors in your life including your diet, oral hygiene routine, and your lifestyle can all play a significant role in causing dental damage. To help minimize the effects of dental damage,... Read more »

Adapting to Dentures

If you are getting dentures, it will be entirely new experience for you, especially if you have gotten used to living with and compensating for missing teeth. But as our dentist, Dr. Hymas will tell you, a full smile can improve your appearance, and help you to eat and speak... Read more »

The Many Uses of a Dental Crown

Occasionally dental accidents happen. This can be, at best, mildy obnoxious, and at worst very painful. We have some solutions for you. If you have a cracked or chipped tooth, or a tooth with a large cavity, read on! In this post, we will talk about a popular method of... Read more »

Oral Health Spotlight: Healthy Foods to Eat

How often would you say you come to the rescue of your oral health care? Do you believe you are doing enough to keep your smile safe from the oral health risks that may damage your teeth and gums? Similarly, how would you rank your diet? Oftentimes, individuals don't take... Read more »