Oral Health Viewpoint: Tooth Hazards

Several oral health risks and tooth hazards are often present with lifestyle choices you may have. Furthermore, you can end up causing severe dental damage if you are using your teeth in ways they are not assigned. Several forms of dental damage can often arise by chewing on in inedible products. It is well known… Read more »

Oral Hygiene: The Reasons to Brush, Floss and Rinse

Do you ever wonder why your dentists, Dr. Connaughton and Dr. Bator, strongly encourage you to keep up with oral hygiene? If so, our dental team is happy to tell you why. When you finally understand why you should brush twice a day, floss and rinse daily, and attend your checkups every six months, then… Read more »

Smile Therapy: Dental Impairment Treatments

  Dental damage can arise in multiple ways. Not only can numerous foods and substances you are consuming damage your smile, but so to can harmful activities and habits in your day-to-day life. Thus, a prevention plan should always be used to limit the risk factors in your life that can potentially lead to dental… Read more »

Know What’s Causing Your Darkened Teeth So We Can Make Them Shine!

In the age of modern dentistry, just about every patient can enjoy a whiter and brighter smile through teeth whitening, which is one of the easiest ways to improve the appearance of your smile. If you struggle with dark teeth, our dentists and team can help you identify the cause and review your options for… Read more »

Be Prepared to Act Quickly in a Dental Emergency

Despite our best efforts, dental emergencies can and do happen. It is imperative that you know what your first steps should be if these situations arise. Becoming familiar with dental emergency procedures can make the difference between saving and losing a tooth. In all cases, we urge you to call our dentists in , ,… Read more »

Improve the Care of Your Smile with Chewing Gum

To make sure your teeth receive the best possible care, never be afraid to employ alternative health care techniques to keep your smile safe. One effective method to consider is using chewing gum, which can lower your risk of tooth decay and harmful plaque buildup. In order to protect your teeth, it is a good idea… Read more »

Watching for Dry Mouth

While dry mouth is a widely known condition, it’s not actually classified as a disorder. The state is a result of the salivary glands creating insufficient amounts of spit, and as a result, many adverse side effects are developed. Learn a small bit more about dry mouth by looking at this post we’ve put together…. Read more »

Removable Dentures Need Some Basic Care

Complete and partial dentures are removable dental appliances created in a special dental lab with exacting standards. The base of the unit is designed to closely follow the impression created by Drs. and Bator, and their staff specialists. While partial and complete dentures are made from special materials that will not succumb to the effects… Read more »

Toothpaste Tidbits

Toothpaste is an important part of taking care of your teeth. You can brush without it in a pinch, but a good toothpaste will help you maintain a healthy smile. While there are toothpastes that provide extra fluoride, fight gum disease, freshen breath and whiten teeth, almost all varieties have the same ingredients. So, what’s… Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Restore an Extensively Decayed Tooth

Small cavities can often be repaired by having Dr. apply a dental filling. However, there are times when a cavity is so large that there isn’t enough healthy tooth enamel remaining to anchor a dental filling. This is even more likely to be the case if the tooth has suffered a dental fracture or was… Read more »