Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

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 »

Whiten Your Teeth with These Foods

So you’re fresh from your whitening appointment with our dentist, Dr. Tracy Jenkins. Your teeth look great, you feel good, and you want to celebrate your new smile with a little lunch. So, what’s on the menu? While certain foods can stain your teeth, other foods can actually help keep... Read more »

Why You Should use Mouthwash

If you want the best oral health possible, you should be willing to use all of the different tools at your disposal. From brushing and flossing to regular checkups, there’s a lot you can do to make a big difference in the quality of your oral health. One of the... Read more »

Treating Dental Issues

There are many dental issues of which you should be aware. These issues concern problems that can attack your teeth, damage your smile and severely affect your oral health. It’s best to prevent these issues as much as possible. The good news is that if you can’t prevent the problems,... Read more »

Caring for Your Smile by Lowering Your Risk for Contamination

Contamination can plague your oral health, so it is important to make sure you are avoiding risks associated with any sort of contaminants in your life. Even with proper oral health care and ideal lifestyle choices, you can easily contaminate your mouth. Bacteria and debris can slowly destroy your smile.... Read more »