Having a Tooth Extraction

What Happens When a Tooth Must be Pulled In some cases, a tooth needs to be removed due to trauma or decay. The dentist will extract the tooth to restore your oral health by removing it from the gum socket. While your dentist will do what is needed to make the process...
What’s in your Favorite Fall Candy?

What’s in your Favorite Fall Candy?

While it’s not truly a “national holiday”, October 30, the day before Halloween, is recognized as National Candy Corn day. And we all know that children and even adults will be getting access to a lot of candy this last week of October, so we decided to shed a little...
How Acid Reflux Affects your Teeth

How Acid Reflux Affects your Teeth

We have all been told how the acidic properties of sodas and citrus fruits like lemons can wear down our tooth enamel, but patients don’t always think about acid reflux causing the same issues. Patients who suffer from acid reflux are more likely to be at risk from...
Dental Care in the Senior Years

Dental Care in the Senior Years

May is Older Americans Month, and for some seniors who lack insurance or are on a fixed income, dental care may not be a high priority. We want to acknowledge this problem and bring awareness to the issues that occur as we age. Advanced aging increases the risk for...
Is Wine Really Bad for Your Teeth?

Is Wine Really Bad for Your Teeth?

Holiday Wine and your Teeth As Christmas arrives and the New Year is about to begin, parties are to be found everywhere.  So as you attend your next party, think a little more about the wine you consume. Is wine really bad for your teeth? Both red and white wine are...