Do You Want a Healthy Heart? Take Care of Your Gums!

Heart disease claims more lives every year in the United States than any other cause, approximately 610,000 per year (or one of every four deaths) to be precise. That’s an alarming number, and one that requires serious consideration for taking…

Root Canal Therapy is Safe and Effective

There has been discussion and rumors that Root Canal therapy can cause disease, and this is simply not true. In fact, root canal treatment, and other Endodontic therapy does not cause sickness, as discussed by Bradley Gettleman, DDS, MS,…

Snoring is Dangerous for your Health

We value our relationship with our patients and care about your overall health. As your dental care provider, we have the prime opportunity to play an important role in screening our patients for a serious sleep disorder called Obstructive Sleep…

Understanding the Five Stages of Tooth Decay

Did you know there are five distinct stages of tooth decay? And, that in the first stage of decay, you can actually take steps to reverse the progression of the disease? Indeed, it’s true. In the first stage of decay, whether you’re a child…
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Article: Oral-B Glide Floss Was Linked To PFAS Chemicals

We recently came across this article and we wanted to share it. According to a recent small study, some toxic chemicals have been found in Oral-B Glide Floss. While this is an interesting development, it's important to remember that these same…
Why do I need to Replace a Missing Tooth?

Why Do I Need to Replace a Missing Tooth?

If you’ve found yourself in a situation where you’ve lost a tooth, it can feel isolating and overwhelming. But tooth loss happens more often than you may think. The American College of Prosthodontics states that over 178 million people in…

5 Amazing Ways a Confident Smile Can Improve Your Life

Frank A. Clark once said, “Most smiles are started by another smile.” Smiles are contagious—they can have a powerful impact on ourselves and on everyone around us. Smiling can improve your psychological well-being, and your physical health.…

Oral Health, a window into your overall health

Your oral health is more important than you might realize. Get the facts about how the health of your mouth, teeth and gums can affect your general health. Did you know that your oral health offers clues about your overall health — or that…