Gum Disease: What You Should Know

You may already understand that gum disease is a serious problem. In fact, you may know that if you brush and floss daily, you may be able to avoid this problem—but would you be surprised to hear that gum disease is fairly common? Sadly, many individuals have gum disease without even realizing it. Our team… Read more »

Porcelain Crowns Can Also Be Used in Cosmetic Restorations

The appearance of your smile can have a significant impact on your self-confidence. If one or two of your teeth have cosmetic imperfections, like discoloration, chips, cavities, or mismatched fillings, it can leave you feeling socially awkward. Fortunately, Dr. Nguyen, Dr. Fuhrmann, and Dr. Draper are highly trained and experienced in several cosmetic dental solutions…. Read more »

If You Need a Tooth Repaired, a Dental Crown Could be the Right Option

Crowns are a form of restorative dentistry used to add strength and structure to injured teeth that have become chipped or broken. Crowns are also used to replace enamel in teeth have been damaged due to tooth decay. These are common occurrences and can be repaired by fitting a cap onto the affected area. In… Read more »

Fluoride Treatments Can Strengthen Your Tooth Enamel

Drinking acidic beverages on a regular basis, eating acidic foods regularly, and struggling to maintain good oral hygiene can cause an acidic and unhealthy environment in your mouth. This can gradually start to demineralize your tooth enamel, making you more likely to experience tooth decay and tooth sensitivity. Fortunately, exposing your teeth to fluoride helps… Read more »

Are Dental Bridges Right for You?

Are dental bridges right for you? If you have suffered any sort of tooth loss or had a tooth extraction, a dental bridge is an excellent alternative for your mouth. The replacement provided by a dental bridge can simulate real teeth in both look and function, and they can help restore your mouth to the… Read more »

Invisalign® Your Smile for the New Year

The new year has arrived and so has the chance to improve your oral alignment and enhance your smile. Invisalign® your smile for the new year with a set of clear aligners at that are sure to please. Not only will they be custom-fitted for a superb fit, but Invisalign aligners host a wide array… Read more »

Kids and Braces

Do you have any idea when the right time to take your kids to the orthodontist for the first time is? If you answered no, then you’re actually like most parents. It’s a hard guessing game for a parent to know when is the right time for kids to be evaluated for potential orthodontic needs,… Read more »

Whitening Products Sold in Stores Cannot Whiten Deeply Stained Teeth

Your tooth enamel has microscopic pores and textures on the surface that can trap dark particles from the foods and beverages you consume. If they’re not removed in short order, they will gradually start to penetrate the tooth enamel. Sometimes you can prevent this from happening by using whitening toothpaste or whitening strips. Using whitening… Read more »

Learning About Dental Crowns

With so much dental terminology around, it’s easy to get confused about what a specific treatment is and why it is recommended. Here at in , , we understand how many people may not know about dental crowns and how they can help you. That is why our team is happy to give you information… Read more »

Amalgam or Composite Fillings?

With all the wonderful advances in the world of dental technology made in the last few decades, we now also offer newer options for fillings too. Should you be interested in a stronger, sturdier filling, the tried and true metal amalgams may appease your needs. However, if you should be interested in more natural-looking fillings,… Read more »