Category: Preventive Dentistry

Quiz: What Happens During a Checkup?

  When was the last time you had a dental checkup? Having your teeth examined regularly is essential for maintaining optimal oral health. What happens during a checkup? How often should I see the dentist for an examination? Understanding the importance of a checkup and seeing your dentist can promote a healthier and more beautiful… Read more »

FAQs: What is Preventive Dentistry?

Maintaining a healthy smile means addressing possible oral health problems in the earliest stages or preventing them in the first place. With preventive dentistry, we employ of a number of treatments to improve oral health. What is preventive dentistry?

Don’t Forget About Dental Cleanings!

We’re two months into 2015, have you scheduled your first dental cleaning of the year yet? While our schedules can become busy very fast, don’t be tempted to forgo your routine appointment. A dental cleaning can help protect your smile from gum disease, tooth decay, and other dental health problems.

FAQs: What Does a Checkup Involve?

How often do you see the dentist for an exam? Having your teeth carefully examined by a dentist is essential to maintaining good oral health. What does a checkup involve? Does everyone need one?

Try Our Preventive Dentistry Quiz

Did you know that with the right steps you can help prevent the onset of common dental problems? We believe in offering our patients the latest in preventive dentistry. From avoiding tooth decay to combating gum disease, a preventive approach can help ensure a lifetime of healthy and whole smiles.

When Should My Child See the Dentist?

As a parent, you want the very best for your child. Ensuring good overall health for your little one needs to include regular visits to the dentist. Wondering when your child should see the dentist? People are often surprised to find out that dental care for kids begins as soon as the first tooth arrives…. Read more »

Quiz: How Do I Replace Missing Teeth?

Do you have one or more missing teeth? We frequently have patients come to us asking: How do I replace missing teeth? Fortunately, there are actually multiple options for restoring lost teeth and allowing patients to eat and speak with comfort and ease. In addition, a full smile promotes improved oral health.

FAQs: Can Dental Cleanings Help Prevent Gum Disease?

How recently did you have your teeth cleaned? Did you see the dentist in the last six months? What about the last year? Many people assume this is only a minor procedure and one they can afford to miss if they continue brushing and flossing. However, the truth is that dental cleanings can help prevent… Read more »

Quiz: Can TMJ Disorder Cause Headaches?

Did you know that TMJ disorder can cause a number of uncomfortable symptoms and affects over ten million people in the United States? Can TMJ disorder cause headaches? Also known as TMD, this common jaw joint disorder can lead to difficulty opening and closing the mouth fully. Fortunately, comfortable and non-surgically treatment options are available.

Improving Your Home Preventive Care

The best way to promote the long-term oral health you desire, as well as a beautiful smile, is to practice excellent preventive care at home. While many patients think they are doing their best by brushing and flossing every day, we often find that they are missing out on some very essential aspects of achieving the… Read more »