Unlock Your Smile with Endodontics

Endodontics is a branch of dentistry designed to care for the pulp and tissues within the root of a tooth. The pulp contains the life force of the tooth including the connective tissues, nerve endings, and blood vessels of the tooth. If for any reason it is damaged, it will need to be carefully extracted… Read more »

Sensational Smiles: Tooth Hazard Prevention

Numerous tooth hazards revolve around your diet. Not only do they heavily affect the products you can consume, but also arise in the implementation of the products in your diet through various methods. Always exercise caution around any tooth hazards present in regard to your diet and dietary habits. Limit snacking between meals as it… Read more »

What Are the Benefits of Dental Checkups?

Dental checkups are vital for a top-notch oral health and smile. This is why your s, Drs. Long and Thurman, strongly recommend attending your checkups every six months. Dental checkups can help you and your smile in a myriad of ways. To help you know a little more, our dental team is happy to list… Read more »

Yogurt and Your Oral Health

When you’re running to work late in the morning – and to be honest, who’s not – every now and then all you can grab is a package of yogurt. Well here’s some good news! Yogurt is a tooth-friendly food! Find out why in this post, and phone us for a checkup if you have… Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Oral Emergencies

An oral emergency refers to an accident or injury that occurs to your smile in which professional care must be given. This can include lost crowns or fillings, teeth knocked out, and objects lodged and wedged between teeth. To ensure the greatest chance of recovery, it is important to have in place plans to help… Read more »

How to Use Fluoride Toothpaste

It’s important to brush your teeth with fluoride toothpaste regularly. This is because fluoride is a natural mineral that strengthens and nourishes the teeth, giving them the ability to fight tooth decay and enamel erosion. All in all, fluoride helps you have a strong and healthy smile. If you have fluoride toothpaste, our dentist, Dr…. Read more »

Should You Consider Dental Implants?

Implants have become very popular over the years. The artificial teeth are virtually indistinguishable from your natural teeth, and they are placed on titanium posts that have implanted directly into your jawbone. Not only does this make the implants sturdy, but as the bone grows around the implants, your jaw is strengthened. Moreover, your implants… Read more »

The Treatment of Tooth Sensitivity

There are many causes for tooth sensitivity. Worn or fractured tooth enamel, cavities, dental erosion due to acidic foods and beverages, an eating disorder or gastric reflux, or gum recession can all be contributing factors or major causes. If you have sensitive teeth, it’s important to seek dental advice as soon as possible. Dr. can… Read more »

Choosing a Composite Filling For Your Smile

A cavity in your tooth can cause many problems if left untreated. Not only can a cavity become painful, it can also cause bad breath, and can lead to the loss of your tooth. Depending on where the tooth is located, you may have the option of using a composite filling to address your cavity…. Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace Teeth Lost to Severe Oral Trauma

An automobile collision can cause significant bodily harm an oral trauma. In some of these cases, the damage caused to organs and body parts takes priority over treating the dental trauma. This often cause the loss of necessary extraction of multiple compromised teeth. When you are ready, you should strongly consider scheduling dental restoration consultation… Read more »