Dry Mouth 2

DRY MOUTH Often overlooked, saliva is one of the most readily available defenses in your oral health army. It helps wash away leftover food particles, neutralizes acids, and controls bad breath. However, you don’t realize how important it is until you start to notice...

The Problems with Thumb Sucking

The Problems with Thumb Sucking A common worry among parents is whether they should be concerned about their son or daughter’s use of a pacifier, or their thumb will have long term effects on the child’s teeth. To help ease your concern we will address when to start...

Dental Implants

DENTAL IMPLANTS A common frustration that we hear in regards to dentures or partials is the fact that they can occasionally slip in the mouth when going about your daily activities like eating, or speaking. One possible alternative if you are missing a tooth or teeth...

Wisdom Teeth: The Knowledge behind them

Wisdom Teeth: The Knowledge behind them Did you know that there are actually 3 sets of molars you can get? While you may not have heard of the 3 sets of molars, you’ve probably heard of wisdom teeth. Wisdom teeth are the 3rd set of molars that develop in your mouth....

Tooth Enamel

Tooth Enamel: The Hero of your Mouth Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body. Made up primarily of minerals it’s main job is to protect your teeth from decay. Unlike other parts of the body however, if your enamel breaks down your body won’t rebuild...

Tooth Sensitivity

TOOTH SENSITIVITY Does the thought of meeting friends for a warm beverage appeal to you? How about meeting them for cold foods? Does the thought of either of these activities make you hesitant? If you’ve ever found yourself reluctant to cold foods, or warm beverages...