Archive for July, 2015

Veneers: Be the Architect of Your Own Smile

Partnering with your dentist and choosing the shade and other aesthetics of your new smile! Have you ever wanted to be the architect of your own smile?   Do you look in the mirror and pinpoint exactly what you’d change about your teeth, if you could? Veneers are your opportunity to do, just that! There are certain […]

6 Tips for Happy Kids at a Dental Checkup

Regular dental checkups are important, but it can be easy to want to skip a visit when your child is afraid of the dentist. To ease their distress (and yours!), try these tips: Start young. The earlier your child visits us—the better! We recommend making an appointment around the age of 1, or when the […]

Gum Disease Risk Factors

  Here’s a concerning statistic: according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 70% of Americans who are over the age of 65 have gum disease. Although brushing and flossing are key factors in preventing gum disease, there are other elements that can contribute to tooth loss as well. Smoking: Smoking may actually be […]