Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common and very serious disorder that happens when regular breathing is interrupted during sleep. According to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, nearly 30 million adults in the U.S. have obstructive sleep apnea, a chronic disease that involves the repeated collapse of the upper airway during sleep.  Common warning signs include Read More …

A Few Minutes a Day Helps Keep the Drill Away!

Although there has been some recent debate on the benefits of cleaning between your teeth, flossing is an essential part of keeping your teeth and gums healthy. The American Dental Association recommends cleaning between teeth once per day.  In an August 2016 statement The US Department of Health and Human Services said flossing “is an Read More …

Do You Suffer from Dry Mouth?

Dry mouth, or Xerostomia, results from inadequate flow of saliva.  Saliva helps protect against tooth decay by washing away food and other debris and neutralizing acids produced by bacteria in your mouth.  Dry mouth is not a disease but a symptom or a medical disorder or a side effect of certain medications.  Left untreated, dry Read More …

Importance of Good Hygiene During Ortho Treatment

Good hygiene during orthodontic treatment contributes to a smoother process, keeps teeth healthy, and decreases the risk of discoloration and tooth decay. Brush often – twice per day is ideal, but more is even better!  Use flossers to remove additional food and debris that gets stuck in between teeth and around brackets and wires.  Foods Read More …

OraCare Oral Cleanser

If there was a dental product that could combat periodontal disease, eliminate bad breath, battle candidiasis, control plaque, and soothe dry mouth, would you try it? Now there is! OraCare Oral Cleanser is a two-bottle system that uses activated Chlorine Dioxide and Xylitol to kill bacteria, viruses, fungi, biofilm, and VSCs – waste and toxins Read More …

Protect Your Investment!

We assist you in keeping your natural teeth for a lifetime. However, it’s up to you to protect your investment!   A healthy smile begins with a solid foundation. The easiest way to strengthen the gums and bones supporting your teeth is to brush twice daily.  Just 2 minutes, 2 times daily helps remove plaque and bacteria 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 …