Cone Beam 3D Imaging: The Future of Dental X-Rays

If you’re someone who is concerned about the potential radiation exposure from traditional dental x-rays, then you’re not alone. Luckily, most dentists today have moved on from traditional x-rays to safer digital x-rays. By switching from film x-rays to digital, the world of dentistry has reduced the amount of radiation exposure by as much as […]

Why It’s So Important To Find a Dentist You Love

Finding the right dentist for you and your family is vital to ensuring great oral care for you and your loved ones. Chances are, if you don’t like or trust your dentist, you aren’t going to be scheduling regular dental cleanings and exams to avoid going. If this sounds all too familiar, it’s time for […]

TikTok Dental Trends That Damage Your Teeth

TikTok and other social media platforms are full of the latest tricks and trends for achieving whiter, brighter teeth. While some of your favorite influencers may claim to use everyday products to achieve their brilliant smile, the likelihood of this being the case is slim-to-none. Some of the latest viral trends can be incredibly dangerous […]

Are You at a Heightened Risk of Tooth Decay?

If you’re an adult who feels as though your dentist is discovering cavities every time you go in for dental exams, you’re not alone. Adults are just as susceptible to cavities as children and teens. If frequent cavities seem to be a reoccurring issue, it’s time to take a closer look at your daily habits […]

How To Feel More Confident In Your Smile

Your smile communicates a lot to others around you. A smile can show someone we love them that you’re happy and confident in who you are. Sometimes, a lack of confidence in your teeth can lead to a person refusing to smile because they think it draws attention to their smile imperfections. If your smile […]

The Damaging Effects of Nail Biting On Your Teeth

Fingernail biting is one of the most habitual bad habits that people of all ages find challenging. While it may seem like a harmless habit, biting your fingernails can quickly lead to damaged teeth without you realizing it’s happened. Constant fingernail biting can cause TMJ and issues with opening and closing your jaw correctly in […]

Dentistry Treatments For Correcting a Gummy Smile

A gummy smile is a term used when a person’s smile shows an excessive display of gum tissue or any amount of tissue over three to four millimeters. Some patients can feel incredibly self-conscious when they smile because of this, but they don’t want to go under the knife to correct it for many reasons. […]

Why Your Dentist Recommended a Gingivectomy

A gingivectomy is a specific dental surgical procedure used to treat periodontal disease and other gum-related issues. Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums, tissue, and bone that holds your teeth in place. Other gum-related issues tend to be cosmetic, such as correcting a gummy smile or gum contouring, which can affect your smile’s […]