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 »

Bad Food for Braces

Just like some food is bad for your waistline, so too are some foods bad for your braces. These foods aren’t necessarily harmful to your teeth alone, but due to the nature of the metal brackets and wires on your teeth during orthodontic treatment, they can present a few problems.... Read more »

Understanding Teenage Dentistry

Are you familiar with all the different types of oral health risks associated with a teenager’s smile? Due to the prevalence of peer pressure and social stigmas attached to being popular, several teens often find themselves at risk of damaging their smiles due to choices they make. However, by staying... Read more »

How Bone Grafting Can Improve Your Smile

Bone grafting is a common preliminary oral surgery for patients who plan to undergo a restorative dental treatment such as receiving dental implants. Prior to providing a dental implant, our dentist must perform an examination of the jawbone to determine if it has sufficient density to anchor the dental implant.... Read more »

Understanding Plaque

Are you aware of the oral health risks associated with plaque buildup? Plaque is a sticky film that lingers in your mouth and contributes to tooth decay and periodontal disease. Because of the fact that it contains bacteria, it is possible for plaque to break down snacks that include sugars... Read more »

Reach a Stunning Smile for Valentine’s Day by Doing These Things

Having an attractive smile this Valentine’s Day can make it even more special. Do you want to know why? Having a beautiful smile can boost your self-esteem and help you feel better about your appearance. Our dentist, Dr. Tab Boyle, encourages you to work toward a stunning smile by using... Read more »