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 »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Taking Steps Against Periodontal Disease

What can you do to avoid periodontal disease and the increased risks to your health? Here are some answers for you: Step 1. At-home Care This part is simple and easy to follow. Be sure to brush your teeth at least twice each day for two minutes with a soft-bristled... Read more »

Consider Dentures and How They Can Help You

Are you looking for a smile restoration? Do you have multiple lost teeth and would like to get your smile back? If so, consider dentures for your tooth restoration. Dentures are successful and have been proven effective because they offer a solution to your missing teeth. In fact, dentures are... Read more »

The Benefits of Dental X-Rays

Part of a regular dental checkup and cleaning is to have our team take X-rays of your teeth. But have you ever wondered why they’re necessary? After all, if you have a cavity, the dentist is supposed to be able to spot it, right? That’s what they went to school... Read more »

Aspects of a Super Smile: Chewing Gum

How likely are you to continue improving your oral hygiene techniques? If your answer is anything other than extremely likely, then you need to realize that as you get older, your teeth will continue to wear down, so it is important to always look for new ways to enhance your... Read more »

Restore Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are leaving beautiful, restored smiles in its wake. Thousands of people are turning to dental veneers to achieve a perfect smile they always dreamed of. If you have a smile you wish you can improve, then our dental office has exciting news for you! Our dentists with Goose... Read more »