Your Gum Health Is As Important as Your Teeth for a Healthy Mouth and Body

February isn’t just the month when we celebrate all things love; it’s also Gum Disease Awareness Month. Why not show your gums some love? Because your gum health is vital for a healthy smile (and body). Gum disease is linked to Alzheimer’s, cardiovascular disease, pneumonia, coronary artery disease, diabetes, liver cancer and rheumatoid arthritis. Our goal this month is to... read more »

Things You Might Not Know can be Caused by Poor Oral Health

Poor oral health is not only a concern for the aesthetics of one's smile or for preventing tooth decay and gum disease, but it can also have a far-reaching impact on one's overall health and well-being. The connection between oral health and general health may not be immediately apparent, yet studies have shown a correlation between poor oral hygiene and... read more »

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How Your Teeth Can Impact Your Sleep

  Your oral health can have a significant impact on your overall health, including the quality of your sleep. Teeth can impact your sleep in many different ways. In fact, people who have dental problems such as tooth pain, gum disease, or sleep apnea may experience difficulty sleeping, insomnia, and other sleep-related issues. Teeth Grinding Impact on Sleep One common... read more »

What is Cosmetic Dentistry?

What is Cosmetic Dentistry Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that focuses on enhancing the appearance of a person's teeth, mouth, and smile. It encompasses a wide range of procedures that can improve the aesthetics of a person's teeth and gums, as well as the overall health and function of the oral cavity. The most common procedures performed in... read more »

This Holiday Season, Why Not Give the Gift of a Healthy, More Beautiful Smile?

This holiday season, why not celebrate healthy smiles for yourself and your loved ones? Flashing a healthy smile can bring joy to loved ones and strangers alike, boost your self-confidence, and brighten your mood, as well as those you share your smile with. Our wish this holiday season is to help you experience the joys of a healthy, appealing smile.  ... read more »

This American Diabetes Month, We Have Some Tips To Protect Your Teeth and Gums! 

November isn’t just Thanksgiving: It’s also National Diabetes Month. This disease affects around 37 million Americans, including adults and young people. Oral health is closely linked to health issues, including diabetes, and vice versa. Along with your primary care doctor and other specialists, your health care team should also include your dentist!     People with diabetes are more prone to cavities... read more »

Tips To Help You Feel Calm and Relaxed at Your Next Dental Appointment

Do you put off routine dental care or much-needed dental work because of anxiety? Anxiety is how your body reacts to what you perceive to be stressful or unfamiliar situations. So that sense of distress or dread you have before an event manifests itself as anxiety. While a bit of anxiety can be useful, keeping us alert and aware in... read more »