How to Make Flossing Easier

If you are one who finds flossing to be difficult, then our dentists, Drs. Abernathy and Richey, would like to help you. Usually, when someone finds flossing troublesome, they just skip the task altogether. This is very dangerous for the smile and oral health because flossing cleans the crevices of... Read more »

Aid Your Dental Health With These Foods

You’re probably aware of some of the foods that can be bad for your oral health. Have you ever wondered what foods can aid your smile? Our dentist and team are thrilled to give you some pointers on foods to add to your diet to improve your dental health. Cheese... Read more »

Don’t Let Cavities Take Hold of Your Molars

Do you tend towards tooth decay and cavities when you see your dentist? The molars in the back of your mouth are particularly vulnerable to decay if you are unable to clean them thoroughly every day to keep out oral debris and bacterial plaque which hardens into tartar. Usually, it... Read more »

What You Should Know About Root Canal Therapy

Endodontics refers to a specialty branch in dentistry that focuses on caring for the tissues in the innermost part of the tooth, otherwise known as the pulp. The most common treatment associated with endodontics is a root canal. For a better understanding of the basic facts on root canals, read... Read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Dental Sealants

If you are looking for a highly effective form of tooth restoration treatment to protect a child's teeth, look no further than dental sealants. Dental sealants are designed to be placed across teeth as a thin coating to ensure the chewing surfaces will not continue to be suffering from dental... Read more »

If You Are Unhappy with Your Smile’s Appearance, You Should Consult with a Dentist

Cosmetic imperfections like discolored tooth enamel and chronic dental stains that appear on the teeth in your smile can hamper your self-image. This can prove to be socially embarrassing and could leave you wanting to explore the tooth whitening products available at the retail level. Should you find yourself in... Read more »

End of the Year Discussions about Endodontics and Root Canals

Have you suffered an oral accident or injury that has left you with an impaired smile? If your tooth enamel has been breached, it is likely that damage to your pulp has occurred. If this is the case, you will require an endodontic treatment to potentially save the tooth. Endodontics... Read more »

A Chipped Dental Bridge Needs to Be Treated by an Experienced Dentist

Dental bridges are often used to replace a tooth that has been lost to an untreated cavity or dental fracture. They are created from durable dental materials that rival the structural integrity of natural tooth enamel. However, there are still some things that can chip or potentially fracture a dental... Read more »

Flossing Benefits for You and Your Smile

Sometimes flossing seems like a tedious task you would rather not do, correct? Unfortunately, you’re not alone with many other people skipping their flossing routines because they would much rather stick to brushing. This can be extremely dangerous for the smile and your oral health, especially because flossing is so... Read more »

Caring For Your Dentures

If you have never worn dentures before, you may be tempted to think that just because they are not your natural teeth, the days of brushing your teeth are over. Actually nothing could be further from the truth. Food debris, plaque and bacteria can still build up on your dentures,... Read more »