Beware Early Symptoms of Dental Attrition

Problems with missing teeth can get worse as you age. While you might not initially notice the problem, the change in the relationship between two or more teeth can gradually cause the biting surface of one tooth to wear on the surface of another tooth. As time goes by, your tooth enamel could be damaged…. Read more »

There Are Different Options for Restoring a Missing Tooth

Untreated cavities and severe dental trauma are two of the more common causes of tooth loss. When this happens, you may notice a change in your appearance, and your ability to eat and speak. In a situation like this you should schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. . After a thorough examination, will help… Read more »

Latent Tooth Loss Complications Can Sometimes Be Prevented with a Dental Bridge Restoration

When a tooth is lost the effect on your oral function and overall quality of life, can sometimes be significant. Even if the tooth doesn’t appear in your smile or you learn to adapt to the void in your mouth, the structural changes could lead to latent orthodontic complications. This could gradually alter the alignment… Read more »

Be Proactive With a Cavity Prevention Plan

If you do not already have a plan to protect your smile against cavities, we encourage you to create one now. Tooth decay is typically caused by plaque buildup, so targeting the source of the problem can prevent the development of decay. We are pleased to offer these tips for an effective cavity prevention plan:… Read more »

Improving Your Smile with Effective Tooth Hazard Prevention Tips

It’s never too late to begin to practice tooth hazard prevention to keep your smile safe. With the holidays amongst us, extra caution needs to be given to all products, substances, habits, and lifestyle changes you may have. Even a single wrong choice can lead to severe dental damage and set back your smile years…. Read more »

Toothpaste Facts

Toothpaste is a handy tool you need to properly and effectively clean your smile. Without it, your toothbrush wouldn’t be as effective in helping you have the top-notch oral health you deserve. To help you know a little more about toothpaste, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to share some toothpaste facts. Those facts are:… Read more »

Sensitive Teeth Solutions

If cold or hot foods trigger pain or an odd sensation in your teeth, or if brushing and flossing have become uncomfortable, you may want to talk with our dentists, Drs. Dennis C. Motz, Justin M. Nichols, and Jill E. Paulson about treatment for sensitive teeth. Sensitivity in your teeth is often caused by worn… Read more »

Helpful Toothbrush Information

You know that you should brush your teeth at least twice a day, once in the morning and once at night. However, do you know how to choose a toothbrush and how often to replace it? Dr. and our team are happy to advise you about toothbrushes. Choosing a Toothbrush Choose a shape and size… Read more »

Fall Smile Makeovers: Hazardous Food Avoidance

An enjoyable holiday season includes effective oral health care to ensure tooth hazards and dental damage do not arise. If you are not careful, your teeth and gums can easily be damaged due to the numerous sweets & snacks that are aplenty this autumn season. If you find yourself guzzling down too many sweets this… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Can Improve Your Smile’s Appearance

Your front teeth serve the function of biting off tough and hard foods. They also play a role in forming many syllables in your speech while also influencing many of your facial expressions. If you have minor cosmetic and physical defects with the teeth in your smile, you should consider scheduling a consultation appointment with… Read more »