Category: General Dentistry

Restorative Dentistry for Partial Tooth Loss

Are you dealing with partial tooth loss and you are not sure where to begin to improve your smile? This problem may occur in the wake of a wide variety of events. No matter the cause, missing teeth can lead to daily frustration and distress. Simply attempting to eat foods you used to enjoy may… Read more »

Kids Night Out!

Are you beginning to feel like every single night is kids night but the thought of leaving your children with a babysitter causes you pangs of guilt? Don’t worry – you and your children can have a fun night out at the same time (but you can go ahead and schedule something more adult appropriate… Read more »

Livonia Easter Egg Hunt

There are few things more adorable than watching pastel-clothed children scamper across a field to uncover hidden Easter eggs. Now that the holiday has finally arrives, you are invited to attend your local community Easter egg hunt where the whole family can enjoy a festive, fun-filled morning.

FAQs About Senior Dental Care

As your grow older, your oral health needs will change. Understanding the care that the elderly and older Americans will need is vital to maintaining a healthy smile. From checkups to tooth replacement, we can help our older patients enjoy a functional and attractive smile. Find out more about our approach to senior dental care.

Could Your Teeth Be Stronger?

Most of us learn to keep our teeth clean as children, and throughout the rest of our lives, with proper dental hygiene at home. However, besides staying clean, your teeth also need to remain strong enough to perform their duties, such as biting and chewing your food, without suffering damage. In addition to good dental… Read more »

Happy Holidays from Your Dental Team

We are always so thrilled to see your smiling faces when you visit our practice, and hope you feel just as vibrant and joyous during this holiday season. While we hope the first thing on your mind is scheduling your next dental checkup and cleaning, we recognize you may be a bit preoccupied with the… Read more »

The Basics of Porcelain Veneers

Once upon a time, porcelain veneers were adhered to teeth through the use of the same substance that we temporarily secures dentures in place. This meant that veneers would be more akin to false eyelashes – something you could put on for a few hours when you had a special occasion, but not something you… Read more »

Do you Have to Brush Teeth when You’re Sick?

When a terrible virus strikes, you may not have much of an appetite, and energy loss is almost certain. With sicknesses such as the flu, you are probably going to have a hard time even getting out of bed for a few days. It can be tempting to say to yourself, “why bother brushing my… Read more »

Is Xylitol A Chemical?

Xylitol is a100 percent natural sugar substitute derived from fruits, vegetables, mushrooms, berries, and lettuce. Your body also produces xylitol from other food sources. An average adult with a normal metabolism can produce up to 15 grams of xylitol a day. Xylitol is not a chemical like aspartame, Splenda® or sucralose, and although it may… Read more »

Tooth-Colored Fillings

Were you one of those kids that dreaded going to the dentist? You did not want to find out that you had cavities and needed your teeth filled. Was it one of your greatest fears? Well, you were not alone. Over 90 percent of the population has cavities and 78 percent of the population experienced… Read more »