What Does It Mean For Toothpaste To Be Natural?

Natural Toothpaste

There are an enormous number of options for toothpaste out there. Each of them boasts its benefits that set them apart from the crowd. Recently there’s been a rising interest in those brands that call themselves “natural” toothpaste. This has led to patients wondering whether these are safe and effective for their oral health. Further, […]

Understanding Periodontal Disease, Its Risks, and Treatments

Bleeding Gums

With over 65 million adults battling periodontal disease, it’s one of America’s most common health concerns. Periodontal disease comes in two distinct stages, periodontitis and gingivitis. Each refers to a condition where bacteria accumulate along the gum line. Periodontitis is the more severe of the two conditions and poses serious risks to the gums, teeth, […]

Common Cosmetic Options And How They Help Your Smile

Dental Bonding

Do you cringe every time you look in the mirror and smile? Do you wish your teeth could be improved and to be able to smile proudly again? You’re in good company. Approximately 1 out of every 3 Americans report dissatisfaction with their teeth. This makes cosmetic dentistry the second most requested form of dental […]

Can Children Safely Receive Sedation And Anesthesia?

Sedation Dentistry

Children will often need sedation or anesthesia when experiencing significant dental pain from infection or dental trauma. Your dentist aims to provide the most comfortable experience for your child when treating concerns such as these. Receiving sedation or anesthesia will help control their discomfort during the procedure and help keep them calm. While many use […]

Is Nitrous Oxide A Good Option For Your Children?

Dentist Virtual Appointment with Family Vector Image

It’s not atypical for young children to experience anxiety about an upcoming dental appointment. Visiting the dentist can be unsettling as their understanding of what’s happening is limited. They’re poked and prodded in strange ways and are asked to sit still while this is happening. This can make it a difficult experience for both the […]

How Laser Dentistry Is Changing The Dental Phobia Experience

Dental Laser

Regular appointments with your dentist are essential to maintaining lifelong oral health. Dental anxiety can make meeting this requirement difficult. Dental anxiety is a condition that results in those facing dental care feeling some degree of anxiety. Being a little nervous before a procedure isn’t uncommon. However, it’s more than mere nervousness in those with […]

Some Ways To Make Dental Health Fun For Kids

Child with mouth model

Our children’s teeth are an essential part of their overall health. This is true during their early development and remains true throughout their lives. This is why it’s essential to ensure your child develops good dental habits early in their life. When established early, these dental habits can support excellent oral health for a lifetime. […]

Side-Effects To Watch For As Children Recover From COVID-19

Tired Child

Throughout the last few years, over 400 million people have been infected with Covid-19. Although we are officially no longer in the pandemic, according to chief medical advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci, Covid-10 remains a global threat. As time goes on, it’s essential to be mindful of the disease and its symptoms, and for people recovering […]

How Cosmetic Dentists Use Gingival Contouring

Gum Contouring

Even a minor imperfection in your gums can lead to teeth that look strange. Thankfully, your cosmetic dentist has options for addressing aesthetic issues with your gums. Abnormal gums can decrease the beauty of your teeth in several ways. Having too much gum tissue can make your smile seem ‘gummy’ or horse-like. Small gums can […]

Restoring Damage with Cosmetic Procedures

Dental Injuries

Your dentist can help repair the injuries to your teeth. Most dental offices can help repair them. This requires more involved care and the use of a more permanent solution. They can also address cosmetic work to hide the flaws and boost confidence!  Restoring Damage with Cosmetic Procedures Corrective dental work has many benefits for […]