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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Root Canal Recovery Information

It’s very important to properly recover after root canal treatment. If you fail to heal the way you should, you could suffer inconvenient and troublesome consequences. So, our dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to take the recovery process seriously. To help you do so, recommends doing the following things: -Manage your pain: Your mouth… Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Gingivitis

Are you in need of a tooth restoration but are unsure of which one to go with? If so, it may be beneficial to realize the significance of relying on a dental crown. Dental crowns are one of the most popular forms of restoration procedures because not only can they be used to dramatically enhance… Read more »

Don’t Skip Your Dental Check-Ups

Dental cleanings are a vital part of complete oral care. When you get your teeth examined and cleaned, you are taking steps to prevent significant health problems, such as heart disease, gum disease, stroke, and oral cancer. Oral health problems are largely preventable. Unfortunately, they are still very common and affect many patients. Here are… Read more »

Can Your Smile Last With Dental Bridges?

The key characteristic of a “lasting” smile is endurance, and with that, a smile should function well and look natural too. Our team at understands these needs and desires. Better yet, your concerns about attaining a lasting smile are our concerns. We know that for the best oral healthcare, you want enduring dental appliances. It… Read more »

The Benefits of Flossing Your Teeth

If you ever wonder why your s, Drs. Hargas, Krupp, and Adams, recommend flossing your teeth once a day, then you have come to the right blog. Here, our dental team talks about why you should floss regularly. That way you can understand why it’s recommended. Who knows, it might even motivate you to floss… Read more »

Details on How Stress Can Affect Your Oral Health and Smile

Are you stressed this holiday season? If so, you need to keep your smile and oral health in mind. This is because stress can affect your teeth and gums in more ways than you might realize. So, as you enjoy the holidays and deal with your stress, make sure to put special attention on your… Read more »