Month: April 2018

What Causes Gum Disease?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, over half of adults 35 and older suffer from some form of periodontal disease. Without treatment, this disease can lead to uncomfortable symptoms, as well as a greater risk of adult tooth loss. What causes gum disease and what steps can you take to stay free of this… Read more »

What Is Sedation Dentistry?

Do you feel anxious about visiting the dentist? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. We understand that for many people. Seeing the dentist can be a scary prospect. Fortunately, we take time to talk to our patients, answer their questions, and provide a calm and comfortable visit. We can also help them with sedation dentistry.

How Do You Protect Children From Cavities?

Cavities impact patients of all ages, but children can be especially susceptible for multiple reasons, such as difficulty brushing and flossing properly, or excessive consumption of sweets. What can you do to protect your children from cavities? What preventive solutions can the dentist offer children?

What Happens During My Checkup And Cleaning?

Every few months, we want to see our patients for a routine checkup and cleaning. Unfortunately, many people assume that as long as they’re brushing and flossing, these visits aren’t essential. However, preventive care is crucial for avoiding the onset of serious oral health problems.