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 »

Tips on Treating Your Toothache

Do you have a toothache? If so, do you know how to treat it properly? If not, you are not alone. Thousands of people struggle with toothaches that can strike at any moment and leave a throbbing or aching pain in their jaw. Our dentist, Dr. Toni Sartini, is excited... Read more »

For a Healthy Smile, Avoid These Hazards

If you would like to achieve and maintain a healthy and beautiful smile, we are here to help you understand the importance of oral hygiene, and how regular dental checkups can benefit your smile. We also encourage you to avoid tooth hazards that can turn a healthy smile into significant... Read more »

Problems With Chronic Dry Mouth Can Increase Your Risk for Cavities and Gum Disease

Saliva plays a variety of roles in a healthy mouth. Not only does it moisten your mouth when speaking, it also lubricates food to help with easy swallowing. Once you are done consuming a meal or snack your mouth continues to produce saliva, which helps wash away loose food particles... Read more »

Is Flossing Really Important?

Have you heard that flossing may be as important to your oral health as brushing your teeth? This might explain why dentists seem to always ask if you were flossing at home, and why they give dental floss away like it’s Halloween candy. Brushing your teeth can clean plaque from... Read more »

Keeping the Tooth Fairy Alive

As a child, did you experience the magic of the Tooth Fairy? Did you ever stay up late or sleep with your hand under your pillow trying to catch one? Now that you have grown, it can be just as exciting to bring that magic alive for your child, and... Read more »