How Dental Checkups Protect Your Smile

Do you often go months and months, even years, without seeing a dentist? Do you only visit when you know you have a dental problem? If so, your smile could be at a heightened risk of suffering from undiagnosed dental problems. The ADA recommend that you schedule dental checkups every... Read more »

How Cavities Come About

Getting a cavity is no fun. But do you know how cavities form? If you know how cavities form in the first place, you can better stop them from happening to you. Cavities form because of acidic erosion. The acids that erode your tooth enamel come both because of bacteria... Read more »

Smile Therapy: Invisalign®

Have you ever heard of Invisalign®? Invisalign orthodontic aligners are designed to straighten your teeth to root out issues with your oral hygiene associated with teeth that are not in their proper alignment. A straighter smile can be yours with orthodontic aligners such as Invisalign. If you are looking for... Read more »

Missing Teeth Can Be Regained With Dental Implants

Twenty years in the past, when a patient lost a tooth, the only option to restore the gap was to place a dental bridge, and while dental bridges are very effective, many patients reported that their bridge simply didn’t feel like a real tooth. Over time, though, oral and dental... Read more »

Important Tips About Teenage Dentistry

The life of a teen comes with numerous choices that a person must make. Unfortunately, the waters can become muddied due to numerous pressures and distractions from all around. If you're not careful, you may end up making a few mistakes based on peer pressure or other similar influences. In... Read more »

Oral Health Keys: Teeth Whitening Treatments

In order to ensure your smile has the greatest chance of success, it is important to make sure you keep it safe from stains and discolorations. In fact, 96% of all adults believe an attractive smile makes a person more appealing. Thus, it is important to keep your smile bright... Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Practices Are Essential for Maintaining Good Oral Health

Your daily oral hygiene routine, consisting of brushing your teeth twice each day and flossing once each evening, forms a solid foundation for reducing your chances of suffering problems with cavities and gum disease. It is designed to work in conjunction with your twice annual dental checkups with Drs. Holmes... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Provide You With a More Attractive Smile

An unattractive smile rife with discolored tooth enamel, chipped teeth, noticeable dental fillings, and chronic dental stains can be socially embarrassing. Rather than living with this self-esteem dilemma or trying to hide your teeth in your facial expressions, you should consider scheduling an appointment with the cosmetic dentistry experts at... Read more »

The Power of Invisalign Technology

Invisalign is just what the name implies: it’s a practically invisible means for aligning your smile. This system uses advanced 3D computer imaging technology to demonstrate your entire treatment plan from beginning to end. Each aligner is designed to fit your bite and gradually reallocate your teeth. These amazing aligners... Read more »

What to Eat After a Tooth Extraction

If you, a child, sibling or spouse are preparing to have a tooth extraction, you will probably want to know what foods to eat and what foods to avoid for a few days. You may have already surmised that soft foods are a good choice, such as: Smoothies: Mixing fresh... Read more »