Dental Myths, Debunked

The world is full of myths. They bring depth to our experience; hearing apocryphal accounts and urban legends, then having to verify, learning what was true, what was not, and how the myth was developed. … Read More

Teeth Whitening and Bleaching

We’ve discussed teeth whitening at some length in previous Dentist Tips posts; this post will go into some detail about the safety of whitening procedures and the difference between whitening and bleaching. Before we get … Read More

Dentures: What You Need To Know

Most people have heard of dentures; they’re seen as asomewhat classic sign of aging, as teeth become unusable and need to bereplaced. We’re going to talk a lot about dentures here, but there’s animportant thing … Read More

New Years Resolution: Cut Down on Sugar

You’ve read the headlines: we’re eating too much sugar, and it’s bad for our health. Each new year offers us a chance to reflect on our lives, the steps we’ve taken, and the habits we’ve … Read More

The Importance of Oral Care for Seniors

As we age, our bodies go through a variety of changes, most of which make us more susceptible to injury and disease. In part, this occurs because of the deterioration of muscles, skin and other … Read More

All About Veneers

Veneers are thought of as a decorative tool; metaphorically, a thin veneer is used to mask the unsightly truth. In dentistry, veneers are a bit different; they are used for aesthetic purposes, to be sure, … Read More

Getting to the Root of the Problem

Root canals. They’re a part of your tooth, they’re a procedure, they’re generally seen as a pain in the neck. The procedure is dreaded by many, but fortunately, there’s little pain associated with root canals. … Read More