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Advanced, Yet Simplified Help for Jaw & Bite Problems

Sometimes chronic stress or high-pressure situations can cause people to develop a damaging habit known as bruxism, or unconsciously biting down with too much force at non-mealtimes.

 

Better Breath Means Better Relationships!

Many people walk around with bad breath without even knowing it. What’s the solution? Enter the CloSYSII system, a four-part program that can permanently eliminate bad breath.

 

Old Toothbrush and an Electric

Is there really a difference in the performance of a regular, old toothbrush and a Rota-dent battery-powered one?

 

Brushing Right Can Save Your Life

Although most people are aware of the reasons behind proper, daily tooth brushing, few people realize that clean teeth and healthy gums can protect against a wide variety of other general, even life-threatening, health problems.

 

Composite Resins: Strengthen Your Smile

If you’re embarrassed about your smile because of decayed, disfigured, or discolored teeth, you may be a good candidate for composite resins.

 

Crowns

If you’re self-conscious about your smile due to cracked, broken, decayed, or worn teeth, we can bring back your healthy, natural-looking smile with dental crowns.

 

Dental Pain

Find out what causes dental pain, how to avoid it, and how to solve this aching problem.

 

Dental Sealants

Many people have deep pits and grooves in their teeth or do not brush properly, which previously meant cavity trouble at each dental visit. Dental sealants now offer a means of successfully protecting molar and premolar chewing surfaces from decay.

 

Digital X-Rays

See through dental X-ray concerns, and discover the importance of this procedure.

 

Do Women Need More Dental Attention?

Growing evidence shows women may be significantly more susceptible to serious health consequences unless they maintain a tremendously vigilant home hygiene campaign against tooth decay and gum disease.

 

Do Your Teeth Care What You Eat?

Are your teeth as picky of an eater as you are? Find out with they like to eat in order to remain beautiful.

 

Fighting Back Against Plaque

How to fight back against plaque simply with a well-known method called flossing.

 

Fixed Bridges

If you’ve lost teeth due to accident, injury, or gum disease, we can create a permanent bridge appliance to replace the missing teeth.

 

Gum Disease: Serious But Treatable

Although gum disease is terribly pervasive, it’s also preventable. Conservative estimates report that up to 80% of people unknowingly have some amount of chronic gum disease.

 

Halitosis

Typically, people who have bad breath have poor oral hygiene habits that leave decaying food particles, other debris, or bacteria in the mouth. These conditions produce volatile sulfur compounds just like those found in rotten eggs, resulting in foul-smelling breath.

 

Healthy Mouth, Happy Life?

If you think about it, it makes perfect sense: poor oral health is linked to poor physical health. How so?

 

Implants – Permanent, Secure Tooth Replacements

When people lose permanent teeth due to accident, injury, disease, or extraction, dental implants can be a secure, functional replacement option.

 

Lasers in Dentistry

Laser dentistry has become an important part of our care.

 

Oral Cancer

Oral cancer, which has a high mortality rate unless caught in the very early stages, is painless, sneaky, and often undetected until it’s advanced far beyond what’s successfully treatable.

 

Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers can often provide people who have chipped, stained, discolored, unevenly spaced, or even slightly crooked front teeth with a completely new-looking smile in just a few simple appointments.

 

TMJ Disorder

TMJ disorder, or TMD, can cause a wide variety of mild to severe symptoms, from jaw clicking and minor discomfort to sharp pain in your temple, ear, jaw, and teeth; it can also “lock” your jaw open or shut or dislocate the jaw altogether.

 

Tooth Decay and Gum Disease

Your mouth is constantly under attack from two serious enemies: tooth decay and gum disease. The key culprits behind these conditions are naturally occurring oral bacteria and the acids they produce.

 

Whiter, Brighter Teeth

Teeth whitening is a safe, effective, and lasting way to lighten most people’s smiles, available in a wide variety of methods and concentrations for various kinds of teeth.

 

Onlays and Inlays

Strong, attractive, and safe alternatives to metal fillings.

 

Soda and Sports Drinks

While these beverages may quench your thirst, new research indicates that they may also increase your chances of tooth decay and gum disease.

 

The Dangers of Tongue Piercing

If you’re thinking about getting your tongue pierced, you should know the problems associated with this piercing.

 

Getting the Bite on Mouthguards

Before you step on a field or into the court, you should know that there’s one piece of equipment no athlete should be without – the mouthguard.

 

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