I Have White Spots on My Teeth.  Can I Still Whiten?

I Have White Spots on My Teeth.  Can I Still Whiten?

Teeth whitening has become widely available both over-the-counter and through your dentist with professional products.  If you have noticeable or visible white spots on the teeth, there are some important things for you to know before you attempt any type of teeth whitening.  In this week’s blog, we’ll explain what causes those white spots and what you can do about them. Continue reading I Have White Spots on My Teeth.  Can I Still Whiten?

Why Dental Checkups Are Essential

Why Dental Checkups Are Essential

We know that the past year has been a strange one.  We know that COVID restrictions and personal levels of concern over virus transmission have kept many people away from the dental office, postponing their regularly scheduled checkups.  As we, as a nation, begin to get the pandemic under control, it is time for those who’ve delayed dental visits to return for their checkups.  Continue reading Why Dental Checkups Are Essential

Why are My Gums Receding?

Why are My Gums Receding?

Receding gums can cause all sorts of problems: cosmetic problems, sensitive teeth, root cavities, etc… Many people mistakenly assume that receding gums is a natural part of the aging process.  It is not!  Most gum recession is preventable if you can identify its underlying cause and eliminate it.  If you have receding gums, read this article to learn about the various causes and the treatments that are available. Continue reading Why are My Gums Receding?