The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

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Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »


October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

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October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »


Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

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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 the bone from the missing... Read more »


Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

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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. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »


How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

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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 might also take into account... Read more »


Tips on How to Care for Your Dentures

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Do you have dentures? If so, you need to do everything you can to keep them in tip-top shape. If you properly care for them, they can replace your missing teeth and give you the results you desire for many years. So, to help you clean and care for your dentures, our dentists, Dr. Lester… Read more »



Addressing Dental Bridge Failure

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Restoration dentistry may involve replacing a lost or missing tooth with a restoration such as a dental bridge. Dental bridges are a special piece of dental work that is cemented to your smile, though it may need proper care if it comes loose. While dental bridges are attached to two adjacent teeth to create a… Read more »



Better Smiles Begin with Gingivitis Prevention

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One of the most common diseases that can come from the buildup of plaque in your mouth is gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an condition in which your gum tissues become infected. One of the earliest stages of gum disease is known as gingivitis. To determine if you are suffering… Read more »



Saliva Saves Teeth From Decay

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Have you ever experienced dry mouth? Your body’s ability to make enough saliva in your mouth is an important role in your overall well-being. The salivary glands make this important concoction while the ducts in your mouth dutifully wash the saliva around, keeping it well lubricated. These glands go berserk when you eat. Smelling food,… Read more »



How to Deal With Dental Anxiety

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If you suffer from dental anxiety, you’re not alone. Many people feel the same way you do when they sit in the dental chair. Fortunately, there are things you can do to have a more relaxed and comfortable dental experience at . Our dentist, Dr. , is happy to tell you all about them because… Read more »