Your Best Chipped Tooth Treatment

When a chipped tooth strikes, don’t panic! We know it’s hard to keep your calm (especially if you’re in public or – worse – on a date), but there’s help ahead. Chipped teeth are a common concern for patients of all ages and dental histories. Your dentist will consider every aspect of your health before […]

Reduce Your Stress to Improve Oral Health (And So Much More)

Feeling a weight on your shoulders? That stress is also damaging your smile Stress is intangible on its own, but it has physical manifestations. We all process our anxiety differently, and see it showing up in our lives in unique ways. Some lose sleep, some become irritable, some overeat… and some grind their teeth. Do […]

Take Your Cavity Prevention to the Next Level

You deserve a life without cavities, and we’re here to make sure you have the tools you need to achieve a healthy smile. But we know that it can be difficult to put some recommendations into practice. If you’re still discovering cavities at exams, it can also become discouraging and sap motivation. Don’t get frustrated […]

Teeth are a Window to Whole Body Health

Your teeth and gums seem pretty contained, right? But your mouth is more connected to the rest of your body than you might think. If you’re not feeling like yourself, but haven’t been able to pinpoint the cause of the problem, your dentist might be able to help out. Many systemic health conditions are visible […]

Is Exercise Bad for Your Teeth?

Getting adequate exercise each day is good for you – there’s no refuting that, and remaining active on a regular basis has countless lifelong benefits. But overdoing training can end up causing problems for your pearly whites. Multiple studies of athletes’ teeth have shown that heavy physical activity contributes to several different dental problems, for […]

Your First Dental Exam After A Break from the Office

If you haven’t been to the dentist for a year, or more than a year, or more than a decade – don’t stress. You’re not alone. American adults struggle to make it in for twice-yearly appointments. Between all the responsibilities on your shoulders, a dislike of visiting the office, and a reluctance to engage with […]

Protect Your Kids’ Teeth on the Playground

Summer’s here! The birds are chirping, the grass is growing, and the end of the school year is drawing near. But while summertime is what kids wait for all year, there are plenty of extra precautions to take as they head outdoors. A recent report that playground-related injuries are on the rise has us thinking […]

Dental Implants 101

For many of us, tooth replacement isn’t something we have to think about. But as time passes, we all have to face certain aspects of aging, and that might include tooth loss. If you’ve ever heard about dental implants, you might be interested in all the advantages that they offer, but concerned about the more […]

Commonly Overlooked Signs of Teeth Grinding

Waking up feeling like you had a bad night’s sleep – even though you got plenty of hours of shut-eye? Sometimes your body does things that you don’t realize, and the time you spend unconscious each night can be bad for your health. One common issue is sleep apnea, and another is bruxism, or teeth […]

Need a Confidence Boost? Check in with Your Dentist

Feeling good about yourself is so important – it helps ensure happiness, success, and satisfaction. But finding your confidence can be easier said than done. There are so many different factors that build up to great self-esteem, and each individual’s sources of personal pride are unique. Something that’s more universal? The power of a smile. […]