October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

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... Read more »

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

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... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

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.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

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... Read more »

Remember Your Oral Hygiene

When life gets busy, remember to keep up with your smile. Your smile requires daily care to stay healthy and white no matter how busy our lives can be. Luckily, oral hygiene only takes a few minutes a day to get maximum results and keep your smile beautiful and white... Read more »

The Tooth Sensitivity Test: Find Out What You Know

If you think you know all there is to know about tooth sensitivity, then it’s time to find out. The more you know about tooth sensitivity, the better, especially because it can help you prevent and treat the sensitivity to give you the top-notch smile and oral health you deserve.... Read more »

The Inside Scoop on Gum Disease

Gum disease is a common condition that can cause a hurricane of damage to your oral health. In fact, gum disease can cause your teeth to fall out, your gums to swell and bleed, and your bone in your jaw to deteriorate. That is why avoiding it may be essential... Read more »

Professional Teeth Whitening May Be the Key to Your Dream Smile

When it comes to finding effective and fast-acting teeth whitening treatments to achieve the desired tooth color, our team is happy to serve as a reliable resource. We understand how important a white smile can be in many business and social situations. You may find that your desired smile can... Read more »

Want a Healthy Smile? Try These Little Tricks

If you want a strong and healthy smile, then our dentist, Dr. Coley Ramsey, strongly encourages you to keep up on oral hygiene (by brushing twice a day and flossing and rinsing daily) and attend your dental checkups every six months. There are also little things you can do to... Read more »

A Sensitive Chipped Tooth Needs Professional Treatment

Some minor dental fractures and small areas of chipped tooth enamel cause little to no distress. However, some of these cases can come dangerously close to affecting the sensitive dentin or pulp within a tooth. This can cause significant tooth sensitivity. In a scenario like this, the wisest course of... Read more »