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 »

What Our Teeth Can Tell Us About Ourselves

Did you know that our teeth are unique, like fingerprints. Everyone has different teeth, even identical twins. And your teeth can tell something about you. They have a tale to tell. Your teeth may even be able to predict the future! How? I’m glad you asked. Age: Your central incisors... Read more »

Dental Bridges: Test Your Knowledge Here

If you know all about dental bridges, then you can make the right restoration decision for your smile and you can even take good care of your bridge if you have one. This is why our dentist, Dr. John J. Andre, encourages you to know all you can about dental... Read more »

All About Toothpaste

Although toothpaste has seen some changes over the years, the need for it hasn’t. Toothpaste dates back to the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans. People were also using toothpaste in India and China around 500 BC. People used it to clean their teeth and gums and improve their breath. In... Read more »

Pediatric Dentistry: The Facts You Should Know

If you want your child to have the top-notch smile and oral health they deserve, then you should consider taking advantage of pediatric dentistry. Pediatric dentistry is a branch of dentistry that specializes in preventing and treating dental issues in young patients. In fact, infants, children, teens and those with... Read more »

Stop Tooth Damage with a Dental Crown

The development of tooth damage can greatly weaken a tooth and even lead to tooth loss, but our team offers many options for dental restorations to help you preserve your natural smile. For example, we can provide dental crowns to protect the tooth and improve its strength and appearance. We... Read more »