Dental Technology

Did you know we utilize new technology to help keep your smile healthy? Digital radiographs, intraoral camera, and dental laser equipment allows our doctors to make your dental care more comfortable, durable, efficient and natural-looking.

Can Chewing Gum Help Prevent Cavities?

Studies show that chewing sugarless gum for 20 mins after meals can help prevent tooth decay. How?  Chewing gum increases saliva flow, which washes away food and debris and neutralizes acids produced by bacteria in the mouth.  All gums with the ADA (American Dental Association) seal are sweetened with non-cavity causing sweeteners like xylitol, which Read More …

A Toothbrush SO Good, it’s Genius!

Brush like the dentist recommends! The OralB Genius electric toothbrush provides a superior clean over a manual brush.  The rotating brush head cleans better between teeth by sweeping away plaque and gingivitis-causing bacteria.  Switch now and save $20 when you purchase the OralB system in our office.

Did You Know?

Did you know we perform oral cancer screening? Visually Enhanced Lesion Scope (or VELscope), is a specialized optical device that allows us to visualize tissue abnormalities that may indicate a developing oral cancer.  It’s an easy, non-invasive test that may just save your life!  Want to know more?  Ask us today how you can benefit Read More …

Perio 101

Periodontal disease is a chronic bacterial infection that affects the gums and bones supporting the teeth. It is a serious infection that, if left untreated, can lead to tooth loss.   Periodontal disease starts when the bacteria in plaque causes the gums to become inflamed. Gingivitis is a mild form of periodontal disease that is most-often Read More …