The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

A Guide to Dental Implants

Losing teeth, no matter the reason, is rarely a good experience. In fact, most would call it one of the most difficult things you’ll ever have to deal with. Teeth are part of your everyday life. You rarely notice it until you lose them, though. The good news is that... Read more »

How to Floss

Flossing is one of the best things you can do to keep your oral health at the right levels. From cleaning teeth to removing plaque, it’s an indispensable part of your oral health routine. However, the majority of people don’t floss on a regular basis. Today, we’re going to look... Read more »

Plaque Buildup Prevention

One of the biggest risks to your oral health often arises in the form of plaque buildup. Plaque is a thin layer of debris and bacteria that often sits on your teeth and damages both your teeth and your gums. To prevent various oral health risks that can arise, including... Read more »

Show off Your Springtime Smile With Oral Health Care

Are your oral health care treatments being employed effectively? When thinking about your oral health care, it's always a good idea to look at different things that you are doing and asking yourself what you can do to improve the health of your teeth and gums. If you have any... Read more »

The Unpredictable Ways to Keep Tooth Decay at Bay

Our dentist, Dr. Roy A. Smith, III, strongly encourages you to do all you can to prevent cavities, which are also known as tooth decay. This is why he strongly recommends brushing twice a day, flossing once a day, rinsing daily and attending your checkups every six months. Little did... Read more »