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.... 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... Read more »

Smile Care: Test Your Knowledge Here

You deserve a top-notch oral health and smile. In order to achieve those goals, you need to know how to properly clean and care for your teeth and gums. So, our dentist, Dr. Joshua Burton, encourages you to test your smile care knowledge to see what you know. The more... Read more »

Understanding Tooth Decay

Did you know that one of the biggest risks to your smile exists in the form of tooth decay? Tooth decay can occur at any time in your life and is extremely common, even in children. Because tooth decay leads to the destruction of your tooth enamel, if you notice... Read more »

Dental Checkup Basics

If you haven't been to the dentist office in a while, here is what typically happens at your bi-annual checkup. Hopefully, it will convince you that it's time to come in. Once you've checked-in with our helpful receptionist, you'll be escorted to a comfortable dental chair by our wonderful hygienist... Read more »

Minor Dental Emergencies That Require a Dental Visit

You no doubt are eager to see the dentist if you are suffering from a painful and throbbing tooth or have experienced a fall or accident that left you with tooth damage, as you need treatment to repair your smile. However, we encourage you to not only react to dental... Read more »

Dentistry in Motion: Halitosis Treatment & Prevention

Are you aware of underlying symptoms that are known causes and risk factors for halitosis? Halitosis, also known as bad breath, is an oral health condition in which bacteria in your mouth continually produce bad breath. If your mouth continues to produce bacteria, you’ll be at risk for several oral... Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Dental Floss

Are you looking to dramatically enhance your oral health with a highly effective product that can clean between your teeth? Ideally, you should be brushing your teeth twice every day. Furthermore, you should be implementing effective interdental care by cleaning between your teeth once a day. This can be accomplished... Read more »

The Versatility of Dental Crowns Enables Them to Perform Many Uses

Can you list off the uses of dental crowns or the benefits that they provide for your smile? Did you know that your dental crown can last in your smile for decades as long as it’s in good shape and has been well cared for? In fact, some patients have... Read more »

How to Help Dry Mouth

Do you suffer from dry mouth? If so, you likely feel a dry, cottony feeling in your mouth on a constant basis. This can be quite inconvenient and troublesome, especially when you feel like you just can’t quite quench your thirst. Fortunately, there are things you can do to help... Read more »