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Is Pain-Free Dental Care Possible?

Does the thought of visiting the dentist fill you with anxiety? We can help. Our dentists and office staff understand that sometimes patients have a fear of the dentist for a variety of reasons. A negative past experience, fear of…

Tooth Sensitivity: Causes and Treatment

Tooth sensitivity is a common problem for many patients. Patients can often feel pain when eating or drinking, biting down, or brushing and flossing their teeth. We will review multiple causes of sensitivity and how we can address sensitive teeth…

Answering Cosmetic Dentistry Questions

Cosmetic dental care helps improve the look and health of the smile. Our cosmetic dental treatments help patients achieve brighter, straighter, and more functional smiles. In our office, our team is dedicated to helping patients meet their cosmetic dentistry goals…

Preventing and Reversing Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is a common and highly painful dental problem. This problem is caused by a buildup of harmful bacteria on teeth. Bacteria feed on sugars and starches left in the mouth. Over time, plaque, a sticky bacterial film, covers…

What is Dental Erosion?

Do you have worn or sensitive teeth? You may have dental erosion. Dental or tooth erosion is often marked by demineralization. Demineralization occurs when plaque, a sticky bacterial film, eats away at the enamel, creating an acidic byproduct that wears…

Oral Health Q&A

Oral health is more than brushing and flossing. Routine dental visits, at-home care, and diet affect oral health. Problems like tooth decay and gum disease can lead to gum recession and tooth loss but also affect heart health. There are…

What is a Full Mouth Reconstruction?

A full mouth reconstruction or rehabilitation rebuilds and/or replaces teeth. We will make you a customized treatment plan if you have multiple oral health problems and require more extensive care. Our team considers many aspects of your oral health to…

How Do I Know I Have TMD?

Do you often wake up with headaches? Does your jaw hurt when you eat hard or crunchy foods? You may have a TMJ disorder. Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) occur when there is pressure or an injury to the joints that…

Tooth Whitening FAQs

Do you have yellowed, stained, or darkened teeth? Professional teeth whitening treatments can brighten teeth and improve confidence. Our in-office and take-home whitening treatments provide convenient options for patients who want to whiten their tooth enamel. We provide professional tooth…

Is Flossing Necessary?

Some people may skip flossing daily because they do not think it's as important as brushing their teeth. However, we recommend that patients floss daily to keep their teeth and gums healthy. Flossing can remove plaque and tartar from the…