Back-to-School Healthy Lunch Ideas

Our kids are finally back to school! And with the new school year comes new routines, hectic schedules, and, of course, making school lunches every day. It’s easy to be tempted by convenient – and ultimately unhealthy – options. But with a little bit of knowledge and planning, you can make sure to send your […]

How Do I Know My Veneers Will Look Natural?

Veneers can deliver a complete smile makeover. Aside from simply improving the shape of teeth, they can be used to correct gaps, stains, chips, cracks, and more. And when you choose to enhance your smile with veneers, they should look natural. No one wants to make a significant investment in their appearance, only for it […]

How to Stop Biting the Inside of Your Cheeks

For most of us, biting the inside of our cheeks by accident happens once in a while, and that is normal. But for others, cheek biting is a more common occurrence, and if that’s the case for you, it can be bad for your oral health. There are many reasons why you might be biting […]

What’s Your Tongue Telling You About Your Health?

We don’t often think much about it, but our tongues are actually an amazing piece of our anatomy. You use your tongue to help you chew, swallow, speak, taste, and more. In addition, your tongue can tell you a lot. Your tongue should look pink, and you should be able to see the small bumps […]

How Long Do Same-Day Crowns Last?

Do same-day crowns seem too good to be true? CEREC crowns are made in-office during your tooth-prep appointment. This shaves the entire crown process down significantly, resulting in treatment that’s both speedy and convenient. You may be wondering what the difference is between CEREC and traditional crowns and how long this time-saving option actually will […]

Concerned You May Have Gum Disease? Take These Steps Right Away

We rarely worry about gum disease the way we do cavities. Because tooth decay has more obvious symptoms, it’s the more talked-about disease. But healthy teeth are nothing without healthy gums. If your gum line succumbs to infection, it won’t be able to support your smile. You may be thinking: “Taking care of my gums? Dealing with my […]

Why More Adults Are Getting Invisalign

Getting braces as an adult might not be ideal. In fact, many adults choose not to treat their imperfect teeth because they don’t want to wear braces. Adults are often embarrassed to have braces in both their professional and personal lives. Thankfully, modern orthodontics offers a way to effectively straighten your smile without unattractive and […]

Types of Smile Makeovers – And Which Could Be Right For You

Modern cosmetic dentistry offers an astonishing number of ways to transform your smile, ranging from simple and affordable options to more involved, full mouth reconstruction. Just about any aspect of your teeth that you are concerned about can be corrected with modern techniques. Treatments address a variety of issues, including missing teeth, gaps, tooth color […]

What It’s Like to Have a Cavity Treated with Laser Dentistry

Drills and needles are becoming a thing of the past in the dentist’s office. Laser dentistry is now a popular option for a long list of dental treatments. Recently, the technology has become more advanced and accessible. And the best part? It can often be done without anesthesia or the sound and vibration of a […]

Waking Up With Jaw Pain? Here’s How to Find Relief

If your jaw hurts first thing in the morning you may be wondering what could be causing your pain. Waking up with jaw pain, especially if it lessens throughout the day, might actually be caused by grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw while you sleep. Nighttime grinding or clenching of your teeth is referred […]