Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups and cleanings supports your daily… Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to… Read more »

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 »

Foods Can Stain Your Teeth

Are you staining your teeth every day? Did you know foods and drinks we consume can darken our brightest smiles over time? Yes, it’s true! Our tooth enamel is subject to stains from outside sources like foods and drinks we consume each and every day. Our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, understands the importance of a… Read more »

Test What You Know About Dental Bridges Here

Dental bridges are strong, reliable and top-notch dental restorations that can help you in many ways. In order to know if this restoration is right for you and your smile, you need to know all about it. So, our dentist, Dr. Lonnie Anderson, would like to test your dental bridge knowledge today, and maybe even… Read more »

Oral Health: Teeth Whitening

To help improve the look of your smile, various cosmetic treatments are available. You may try using dental veneers or crowns. However, if you want a quick way to improve your grin, you can correct stains and discoloration of your teeth with whitening treatments. In order to ensure adequate teeth whitening treatments are used, understand… Read more »

What’s in a Toothbrush?

It’s one of the most important tools we have at our disposal to take care of our health. It’s cheap, readily available, and comes in a seemingly endless number of varieties. But is there really a difference between a $100 brush, and one that costs as much as a pack of gum? There is, and… Read more »