How to Maintain Your Dental Implants

Dental implants offer the best solution to return functionality and aesthetics to a mouth with missing or severely damaged teeth. Implants replace the root of the tooth, while an abutment holds the tooth-like crown in place. While the titanium implants cannot deteriorate themselves, the bone and gum structure that holds the implant in place can, […]

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Are Metal Fillings Dangerous?

There has been an ongoing discussion over the recent years about whether or not metal fillings are dangerous to your health and if they should be removed from your mouth immediately. The Dangerous Theory Behind Metal Fillings For many years, metal fillings were the only option dentists had to fill cavities caused by dental decay. […]

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Add Teeth Whitening to Your Next Checkup

Many people dream of having a white smile that stands out and brightens their entire face. Unfortunately, as many of our photos show, our smiles are often lacking in this area. Maintaining a white smile can be difficult. Popular drinks such as coffee, soda, and wine can stain the teeth and make them appear dull. […]

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Dental Implants Vs. Dentures: Are Implants Worth It?

The day may come when you are forced to make the difficult decision between dentures and dental implants. For various reasons, at some point in their lives, a significant number of patients find themselves requiring the addition of a denture or an implant, either for part or all of their teeth. Both dentures and dental […]

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How VELscope® is Detecting Oral Cancer

Although it is not discussed as often as other types of cancer, oral cancer is still a serious and potentially life-threatening diagnosis. Oral cancer is diagnosed in close to 50,000 men and women and estimated to be responsible for the deaths of over 8,500 people every year. While any cancer diagnosis is frightening, it should […]

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