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. […]

What Happens During a Dental Consultation?

If you have dental anxiety, any interaction with the dentist’s office feels like an incredible obstacle. How do you start feeling better about dental care when it seems impossible to even make it into the office? The first step might seem counterintuitive, but it’s absolutely necessary: schedule a consultation. This preliminary appointment will provide information, […]

Not Sleeping Soundly? It May Be Sleep Apnea

Sometimes snoring is innocuous – and sometimes it’s more dangerous There are so many reasons we don’t sleep well. Stress, a bad day, something big on the horizon, a noisy street, or just an uncomfortable mattress. But sometimes your poor sleep stems from something larger than mental or environmental factors. If you’re snoring loudly, waking […]

It’s Children’s Dental Health Month – Celebrate at Home

February is Children’s Dental Health Month! Maybe not the most exciting-sounding holiday or period of awareness, but definitely one of the most important. The dental health patterns children follow while young can dictate how they treat their teeth for the rest of their lives. If they have cavities, they might become scared of the drill […]

Botox Boosts Skin, Mood, and Comfort

Although it’s an established household name, we’re still learning more about Botox. This remarkable medication has many more applications than the smoothing of wrinkles, even thought that’s what it’s become famous for. In fact, its first use was actually in a medical capacity. Patients today find a variety of benefits after receiving Botox treatment – […]

Stress-Free, Same Day Crowns

Feel like your dental treatment is taking up too much time? We understand – you have so many responsibilities and daily tasks to complete, and it’s hard to justify spending time on yourself (although it’s absolutely necessary!). Same day crowns simplify everything. If you’re hoping to rebuild a damaged, worn, or broken tooth, that doesn’t […]

Holiday Fun Minus Dental Emergencies

Presents are wrapped, dinner’s in the oven, and everything’s on track for Christmas day – until someone breaks a tooth. The last thing you want to deal with is an emergency trip to the dentist’s or the ER, but countless dental disasters spring up each holiday season. The good news? Most are completely avoidable. Keep […]

A Cavity-Free Holiday Season

The holidays are an opportunity to indulge – just make sure you’re not overdoing things. If you want your entire family to be cavity-free come the new year, there are steps to take that keep your oral health at the forefront of your priorities, even while you’re celebrating. Christmas candy and holiday parties don’t have […]

Why are Pregnant Women Skipping the Dentist?

A recent Cigna study found that pregnant women aren’t getting the dental care they need. More than 33% of expectant mothers haven’t had a dental exam in over a year. While there’s so much to remember during your pregnancy, your oral health should always be a top priority. Learn more about why dental health is so […]