The Diabetes and Periodontal Disease Link

THE ORAL AND OVERALL HEALTH CONNECTION WE’VE SAID IT BEFORE AND WE’LL SAY IT AGAIN… healthy mouth equals healthy body! Most people will admit this is not what comes to mind first when they think of dental care. But, your oral and overall health are very much connected...

Gum Recession

GUM RECESSION Gum recession is one of the most common dental problems that is often missed by a patient. The reason it often gets overlooked is because it can take decades before the effects are detected by a patient. If left untreated, bacteria can get in by the...

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....