Blog Articles

The Benefits of Self-Ligating Braces

If you’re ready to have your teeth straightened or your bite corrected, gone are the days of traditional braces that gave the appearance of heavy metal in your mouth. Here, you’ll learn about the many benefits of self-ligating braces and how they work.

Oct 1st, 2021
Is There Help for My Gummy Smile?

Do you find yourself covering your mouth, not wanting others to see your gummy smile? Our compassionate team understands how exposed gums can affect your self-confidence. Keep reading to learn more.

Aug 8th, 2021
Is Invisalign® Right for Your Teen?

Invisalign® is best known as a clear alternative to metal braces for the self-conscious adult. But teens are also a great demographic for this revolutionary orthodontic treatment. Keep reading to learn more.

May 18th, 2021
5 Hygiene Tips When You Have Braces

If you get braces, it’s especially important to pay attention to your dental hygiene, as food and bacteria can get caught in the wiring, leading to tooth decay. Here are five tips to get you going.

Mar 14th, 2021
How Can Botox Address Your Dental Problems?

You may think of Botox® as a cosmetic treatment for problematic facial lines and wrinkles. But that’s not all it does. Botox can provide a safe, effective solution to jaw pain associated with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder.

Feb 11th, 2021
The Link Between Obesity and Sleep Apnea

Obesity has been linked to many different conditions, including sleep apnea. If you think your weight is starting to negatively affect your sleep, it might be time to talk to an expert: your dentist!

Jan 6th, 2021
These Foods and Drinks Are Discoloring Your Smile

Frustrated with yellowing, discolored teeth? You might be making the problem worse with your diet. Here’s some foods and drinks you should be avoiding, limiting, or mitigating to keep your smile whiter.

Dec 3rd, 2020
Headaches? It Could Be TMJ

Chronic headaches can suck the joy right out of life, making you almost a recluse as you huddle in bed with the lights out and sound reduced to the bare minimum. Did you know your head pain could be caused by your jaw?

Nov 15th, 2020
The Advantages of Choosing Invisalign

Plenty of crooked teeth and abnormal bites have been corrected by Invisalign® over the years, and the number of happy patients increases daily. Here’s why this option is so popular for teens and adults.

Oct 21st, 2020
When Tooth Extraction Is the Best Course of Action

If the overcrowding of your teeth is throwing your smile out of alignment, you may want to consider a tooth extraction. This procedure can improve your dental health and help you feel more confident about your smile. Keep reading to learn more!

Aug 13th, 2020