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 »

Tips on Helping Your Child Have Positive Dental Appointments

If you want your child to have positive and stress-free dental appointments, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Pete Nathe, is happy to discuss the things you can do to help your child have the best dental experience possible. The more comfortable your child... Read more »

Smile Marvels: TMJ Disorder Prevention and Treatments

Are you prepared for caring for your smile in the event that a TMJ disorder occurs? If you suffer from a TMJ disorder, also known as the temporomandibular joint disorder, it could be a sign of wear and tear within the joints in your jaw. Oftentimes, hindrances in your jaw,... Read more »

Content Smiles: Sedation Dentistry

If you ever worried about visiting your dentist because you need a complex treatment but have anxiety or concerns about any pain that you may feel, you do not have to worry. Sedation dentistry is an entire field dedicated to making sure that all procedures can be given with minimal... Read more »

Pregnancy and Your Teeth

If you are expecting a baby, you can also expect some changes to your teeth. If you have recently become pregnant, now is a good time to schedule an appointment to see our dentist, Dr. Nathe for a cleaning and exam. This will give our dentist a chance to give... Read more »

Oral Health Cleanings Includes Dental Erosion and Cavity Prevention

In order to ensure your teeth and gums are kept safe from oral hazards and risks that can arise, always take into consideration all aspects of your oral health, including damage that may not be visible. Oftentimes, teeth that can be destroyed by the microscopic damage that occurs hidden to... Read more »

What You Should Know When Choosing a Toothbrush

The American Dental Association recommends that you replace your toothbrush about every three to four months. Our dentist and team are here if you need advice on picking the toothbrush that best suits your needs. Toothbrush Head Your toothbrush’s head should be small so that it easily reaches all areas... Read more »

A Dental Checkup Will Detect Any Minor Signs of Tooth Decay

Consistent oral hygiene habits play an important role in maintaining the strength of your teeth and the health of your mouth. This includes performing your daily oral hygiene routine of brushing twice and flossing at least once each day. Yet maintaining a healthy mouth also relies on the regular attendance... Read more »