COVID-19 Update

UPDATE – 5-12-20 We will be reopening on Monday, June 1st. SECOND UPDATE We will be closed through May 17th in accordance with the state of Michigan’s stay at home order. UPDATE We will be closed through May 3rd in accordance with the state of Michigan’s stay at home order. ORIGINAL NOTICE Per the recommended […]

5 Tips To Make Flossing Easier

Brushing your teeth alone only cleans about 60% of the surfaces of your teeth. Flossing is the ideal way to clean in between the teeth thoroughly, but for some, sticking with flossing can be difficult. Here are five tips from our expert team on how to make flossing easier. Commit To Flossing Daily The more […]

The Secret To Avoiding Root Canals

A root canal is an incredible treatment, and often the best tooth-saving tool available. That being said, it’s understandable why most people would prefer never to experience one! The best way to prevent the need for root canal therapy is to keep your teeth clean and healthy. Incorporate these tips into your at-home hygiene routine […]

Learning How To Identify a Dental Abscess

An infection at the root of a tooth or between the gum and a tooth is called a tooth abscess. Inflamed tissue can quickly create a pocket that fills with puss inside the mouth or throat. Bacteria from the pus can then find their way into the cracks and chips in a tooth that can […]

How To Quickly Relieve Tooth Sensitivity At Home

According to the Journal of American Dentistry, roughly 1 in 8 adults suffer from sensitive teeth. Most assume that their sensitivity stems from lousy genetics or bad luck; however, this typically isn’t the case. Specific factors often trigger tooth sensitivity, and it’s not an irreversible condition. There are simple actions that you can take to […]

Eat Your Way To a Healthier Smile in 2020

You likely already know that proper brushing, flossing, and seeing your dentist regularly are the best ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy and free of disease. However, did you also know that the health of your teeth depends on what you eat more than anything else? A healthy diet can strengthen your teeth […]

6 Reasons Why an Electric Toothbrush is the BEST Christmas gift

Both electric and manual toothbrushes each have their benefits. However, despite best efforts, the bristles on manual toothbrushes cannot reach all of the hidden plaque and tartar buildup that resides between the teeth. Many incredible benefits accompany the use of an electric toothbrush, which is what makes it one of the best Christmas gifts you […]

7 Common Holiday Dental Emergencies and How To Handle Them

Very few things send you into a frantic panic, quite like a holiday dental emergency. While we do everything within our control to see our patients as soon as possible, it also pays to know how to approach a dental emergency at home and right when it happens. A little preparation will help you to […]

Tips For Choosing the Best Dental Plan During Open Enrollment

Determining which dental insurance plan is the best option for your family during open enrollment can be a challenge. There is no one-size-fits-all answer when it comes to employees and their family’s specific needs for insurance. Feel confident in finding the best dental plan for you and your loved ones by following these tips during […]

Oral Appliance Vs. CPAP For Sleep Apnea: Which Is Right For You?

Sleep apnea is a chronic condition that causes people to stop breathing at different times throughout their sleep cycles. The condition is often identified by loud snoring, chronic fatigue, and hypertension. Like many other chronic conditions, the early stages of sleep apnea may not cause noticeable symptoms, and the condition may be causing significant damage […]