Adjusting to a Diet With Dentures

Receiving new dentures can require adjustments in your life. You may find that simple habits such as eating feel strange for a while since your dentures don’t feel exactly the same as your natural teeth. Eating with dentures just takes some practice, though to make you a pro, our dentist... Read more »

Discover Your Perfect Smile with Sedation Dentistry

Did you know there's an entire branch of dentistry revolved around sedation? It's true, as sedation dentistry exists to apply several different treatments and techniques to allow an individual to receive a calming and relaxing therapy in many ways. They can be used to help place a person into a... Read more »

The Key to a Great Smile with Dental Sealants

Combatting the effects of tooth decay is essential to keep your smile safe. One highly effective preventive measure that can be used is with dental sealants. When applied to a tooth, it can help limit tooth decay by as much as 80%. In order to ensure your oral health care... Read more »

Restore Your Smile with Dental Implants

Missing teeth are never a fun thing to deal with, and if you’ve wondered what you can do to restore not only your smile, but your chewing abilities, consider dental implants. This surgical element interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis, and can... Read more »

Avoid Eating Hard Candies

Picture some things you shouldn’t chew on: pen caps, lollipop sticks and maybe even ice come to mind. But what about solid candies? Although jawbreaker candies, unlike most of that list, are edible, their hard structure is too difficult to chew on, and if you do chew on them, you... Read more »

The Different Types of Dental Crowns That Can Restore Your Smile

There are many different types of dental crowns in the world today. This means you have more than one option when it comes to restoring your tooth with a dental restoration. To help you choose the right dental crown for your tooth and smile, our dentist, Dr. Keith Kitchens, is... Read more »

Drink Water for a Happy Holiday

For a healthy smile this holiday season, don’t forget to drink water! If you get dehydrated, your entire body is affected. It can reduce brain function, physical capacity, and strength. Water is great for your smile. It cleans the mouth of food particles and other debris, and cleans acids and... Read more »

An Untreated Chipped Tooth Could Eventually Fracture

An Untreated Chipped Tooth Could Eventually Fracture When a tooth has chipped, the damage to the tooth enamel layer is sometimes minimal. Sometimes this does little more than alter the tooth’s appearance or cause some minor sensitivity when consuming hot, cold, sweet, or acidic things. However, you should not let... Read more »

Treat Your Smile to Periodontal Care for Beautiful Results

A beautiful smile comes from healthy teeth and gums. Yet, gum disease is one of the most prevalent oral diseases today. With easy access to proven safe and effective oral hygiene tools such as American Dental Association approved toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental flossing methods, and mouthwashes to keep bacteria in check,... Read more »

Dentistry Topic Data Blog: Tooth-Colored Dental Fillings

Have you suffered the effects of tooth decay for such a long time that a cavity has now presented itself within a tooth? If so, it must be treated immediately. If a cavity is left untreated, serious infections such as pulp damage and tooth loss can occur. A highly effective... Read more »