The Craze with Clear Aligner Therapy

I’m sure by now most of you have seen the commercials highlighting all of the options for straightening your smile using clear aligners such as Invisalign.  Many of my patients have wanted to have straighter teeth for years and are realizing how easy it is using clear aligners.  With Clear …

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Same-Day Crowns and Bridges

No more messy impressions, bothersome temporaries or second appointments! One of the most cutting edge advances is the inclusion of the CAD/CAM (also known as Same-Day Dentistry) technology in dentistry.The CAD in this technology stands for “computer-assisted design,” and the CAM for “computer-assisted manufacture.” Together, they translate into fewer dental visits …

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Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Oral health is a major factor to overall health and it all begins at birth. The Academy of General Dentistry encourages parents to schedule their child’s first dental visit as early as one year of age or when they receive their first tooth. …

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Easy Smile Makeovers for the New Year!

Happy New Year! I love the New Year because it gives us all a chance to start fresh, to begin again on those long-forgotten goals. Is fixing or improving your smile a nagging goal year after year for you? Or is it simply something that you say “someday” year after …

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Straighten Up in September with Invisalign

Are you or someone in your family interested in getting a straighter smile with Invisalign?  We have been a proud Invisalign provider since 2006 - so we definitely know a thing or two about it! Sure, there are other options out there for straightening your teeth, but none offers the level …

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Summer Is Here! Watch for Cavities!

Myths and Facts about Dental CavitiesNow that summer is here, camps and vacations make is difficult to limit our kids sugary snacks and monitor their brushing habits.  Here are some fact about cavities to keep in mind during these long, hot days of summer.1. Sugar Is the Prime Cause of …

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Sleep Apnea – It’s not a joking matter!

Obstructive sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder. It causes breathing to repeatedly stop and start during sleep.There are several types of sleep apnea, but the most common is obstructive sleep apnea. This type of apnea occurs when your throat muscles intermittently relax and block your airway during sleep. …

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Mommy I’m Thirsty

Mothers and fathers hear this from their children from toddlers to teens. The action we take in reaction to this request can set our children up for either a lifetime of good dental and physical health, or for  a lifetime of poor choices that can lead to dental and physical …

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