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You’ve just walked out of the dentist’s office after your professional whitening treatment, and your smile is dazzling. You invested time and resources into professional teeth whitening, and the result is worth every penny. But how do you maintain your beautiful new smile? Maintaining your bright smile isn’t rocket science, but it does require a […]

How to Travel with Invisalign: Tips and Tricks
May 18, 2023

With summer vacation coming, you might find yourself planning a trip and wondering how to navigate travel for the first time with Invisalign. Invisalign is an incredibly popular tooth straightening option, so lots of patients are asking the same question. How to Prepare for Your Trip Preparation is key when it comes to traveling with […]


                                          Dental implants are more than just a cosmetic solution for a missing tooth. They are an investment in your overall health and well-being. It’s true, dental implants can actually improve your health and boost […]

Simple New Ways to Make Brushing Easier
April 19, 2023

Let’s face it, brushing can feel like a chore. Brushing your teeth may not be the most glamorous part of your daily routine, but it’s certainly one of the most essential. The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice per day for two full minutes, as well as flossing daily. But sticking to this […]

Can Chemo Affect Your Teeth?
April 2, 2023

Chemotherapy is a powerful weapon in the fight against cancer. But like a lot of other strong medications and procedures, chemo has side effects. Many people don’t realize that chemotherapy can potentially affect the health of teeth and gums. In this post, we’ll discuss the impact of chemotherapy on oral health and offer some tips […]


Visiting the dentist regularly is an essential part of maintaining good oral health. Unfortunately, for many people, the thought of going to the dentist can be daunting and, in some cases, even paralyzing. Research shows that approximately 20% of adults in the United States experience some form of dental anxiety. The good news is that […]

6 Ways Digital Beats Traditional Dental Impressions
March 1, 2023

Modern dentist offices like ours have been using digital dental impressions for quite a while now, but patients are still amazed that this surprisingly quick, painless, and accurate high-tech tool beats out traditional impressions across the board. We cannot stress the benefits of digital impressions enough. That’s why we put together this quick list comparing […]

How to Make Your Lumineers Last
February 16, 2023

When you’ve improved your smile with Lumineers, you want it to last a lifetime. Lumineers have the ability to give you a picture-perfect smile with just a quick and simple outpatient dental visit. Yet we know this treatment can mean a significant investment. With the right care, some patients have seen their Lumineers last twenty […]

7 Common Dental Problems Fixed With Lumineers
February 3, 2023

Lumineers may be your answer to picture-perfect teeth! The beauty of veneers, including Lumineers, is that they can correct multiple problems at one time with one treatment. And in some cases, you may not have even realized that Lumineers are a treatment option for your particular cosmetic dental issue. What Are Lumineers? Lumineers are ultra-thin […]


Having dental anxiety doesn’t mean you have to give up on your teeth. In fact, we recognize that those with dental anxiety may need additional help and care because they might have avoided treatment in the past. This issue doesn’t only apply to treating oral health problems but also affects those who have more cosmetic […]

Nutrition Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums
January 3, 2023

Oral health and total health are intertwined. So when you make a decision to eat better, your teeth and gums will reap the benefits. We know that navigating diet advice can be a bit overwhelming, but these dentist-approved nutrition tips are sure to help you work towards a healthier lifestyle – and healthier teeth, too! […]

Can You Get Too Much Fluoride?
December 27, 2022

We all know it is possible to get too much of a good thing. This can also apply to our dental health. For example, brushing your teeth prevents cavities, but if you brush your teeth too often, you can damage tooth enamel. Is the same true with fluoride? Fluoride can be extremely beneficial for our […]


Tooth sensitivity is quite common, but that doesn’t make it any less painful and challenging. Cold or hot foods or sweet or sour flavors may be hard to tolerate, and brushing can even be painful. This can mean tooth sensitivity can negatively impact your day-to-day life. Accurate estimates of how many people suffer from sensitive […]

Holiday Foods That Can Stain Your Aligners
November 11, 2022

One of the best parts about the holidays – aside from spending time with your closest family and friends, of course – is indulging in all of your favorite holiday foods. One great aspect of choosing Invisalign over braces is that no foods are totally off-limits. You can take advantage of this to enjoy all […]

Is Laser Dentistry Safe for Kids?
November 3, 2022

Lasers sound scary, but laser dentistry is not dangerous at all. In fact, when it comes to pediatric dental care, choosing laser dentistry for your child may be an even safer option! Laser dentistry can treat a number of conditions that are common in children. And it can do so while potentially improving your child’s […]

Ask a Dentist: Is Halloween Candy Okay for my Kids?
October 24, 2022

Getting spooked about all the sugar your family will want to eat this Halloween? It’s normal to want your kids to enjoy this fun and exciting holiday but also to wonder if the Halloween candy they love so much might harm their dental health. The good news is that it’s okay to let your kids […]

What to Expect After Getting Lumineers
October 12, 2022

Lumineers can correct a number of cosmetic dental issues and completely transform your smile. Such a dramatic transformation has to come with some serious downtime, right? Luckily, there is very little, if any, recovery associated with getting Lumineers. But getting veneers doesn’t mean your oral health care ends. Continue reading to find out what to […]

Can I Avoid Tooth Loss?
September 29, 2022

You only get one set of adult teeth and you want to make sure they last a lifetime. Tooth and gum health can deteriorate over time, and that can lead to tooth loss. By taking a proactive approach to your oral health, you can often extend the life of your teeth, and avoid the difficulties […]

Temporary Crown Care & Emergency Tips
September 12, 2022

A temporary crown is incredibly useful while you await your permanent crown. But did you know that you should take special care with your temporary crown? Being cautious about your new temporary crown can avoid additional dental visits and make your time before your permanent crown more pleasant. Why Do I Need a Temporary Crown? […]

Will Invisalign Fix Severe Crowding?
August 26, 2022

Are you putting off straightening your teeth because you don’t want braces but think your teeth are too crowded for Invisalign? We are here to let you know that clear aligners are more effective on severe crowding than many patients realize. Aligners offer a number of benefits, and many prefer them to braces. Aligners are […]

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