How to Brush Your Toddler’s Teeth

Toddlers can be difficult, to say the least. The combination of increased mobility, a stubborn desire for independence and the entrance of new teeth can be the perfect storm for a nightly battle. Developing a consistent pattern for oral hygiene is extremely important in your toddler’s earliest years. Without exercising this essential routine, you could be the recipient of bad news at your toddler’s first dental visit. Continue reading How to Brush Your Toddler’s Teeth

Five Surprising Things Our Dentists Can Detect During an Oral Evaluation

Five Surprising Things Our Dentists Can Detect During an Oral Evaluation

We believe in a comprehensive oral evaluation that is truly comprehensive.  Because the mouth is the gateway to the rest of the body, we often find evidence of other health problems in the mouth.  The human body is one unit with every system connected to the other in some way.  Our doctors have extensive education and experience in finding those connections. Continue reading Five Surprising Things Our Dentists Can Detect During an Oral Evaluation

Back to School 2020

Back to School 2020

Never before, in our lifetimes, has our back to school season been more unusual.  After the longest spring break ever, we are finally getting back into some semblance of a schedule or routine.  Whether you are taking your kids back to in-person school or you have committed to virtual learning, your children now have specific tasks at specific times of the day.  Continue reading Back to School 2020

I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

When it comes to cosmetic dentistry, many people think of teeth whitening and “invisible” teeth straightening.  But what if you don’t like the shape of your teeth?  Some people have misshapen teeth that don’t seem to fit the shape or size of their faces.  The good news is that we can change the shape of teeth to improve a smile through a variety of dental treatments.  Continue reading I’m Interested in Changing the Shape of My Teeth.  What are My Options?

Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?

Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?

Despite all of our efforts and abilities to save damaged teeth, tooth extractions remain one of the most commonly performed dental procedures.  An extraction is a surgical procedure because it removes an important part of the human body.  As with any surgery, some pain afterward is to be expected.  However, there are also complications that can occur after tooth extractions that require additional treatment. Continue reading Why Am I in Pain After a Tooth Extraction?