October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

All About Cosmetic Dentistry

It’s natural to want a beautiful, stunning smile. Having a great smile does a lot for your life. Namely, it helps improve your self-esteem and confidence. A great smile will take you places in life that you didn’t think were previously possible. But if you don’t have a great smile, it’s easy to feel discouraged…. Read more »

Dentures or Implants?

When you’re looking to replace teeth on large scale, you have a lot of different options. Two of the most popular are dentures and implants. Choosing between the two, however, isn’t always easy. Each treatment option benefits you differently, and one may be better for you than the other. The key to making a good… Read more »

Tricks to Help With Tooth Sensitivity

If you have tooth sensitivity, you’re likely looking for ways to find relief and comfort. You’re not alone. Many people are inconvenienced by the discomfort experienced when eating and drinking hot and cold foods and drinks and even just taking a deep breath outside in the chilly weather. Our skilled dentists, Dr. Ron Stewart and… Read more »

Peak Oral Health Levels: Dental Bonding

If you are in need of a high-quality dental bonding treatment, speak with your dentist about coming in for an oral examination. If for any reason you have any issues in association with your teeth and gums, it can prove to be beneficial for a dental bonding treatment to be applied. Dental bonding treatments are… Read more »

Keep Your Dental Health Habits Vigilant

No matter how old you get or how well you maintain your oral hygiene, we encourage you to frequently refresh your knowledge on why it’s important to brush and floss every day to preserve the health of your smile. The daily care for your teeth and gums is one of the most significant routines you… Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Tooth Replacements

Some of the most important oral health care treatments you can get are ones to ensure that you have a complete smile. If for any reason you are missing any teeth, your entire dental profile will suffer and can lead to issues eating, speaking, and chewing food. To ensure your smile has the best chance… Read more »