The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

What to Do After a Root Canal Treatment

There is much to know about root canal treatments and care for your teeth after them. With proper care, your teeth after a treatment can act and function like normal for the rest of your life. Our dentist, Dr. Stephen A. Sevenich, wants to make sure that your teeth are... Read more »

A Patient With a Compromised Dental Filling May Need a Dental Crown Restoration

Small cavities and minor dental fractures can sometimes be treated with a simple dental filling. Once the material has adhered to the surrounding tooth enamel it will restore the tooth’s structural integrity and preserve its essential function in your mouth. If you sometimes struggle to maintain good oral hygiene practices,... Read more »

Chronic Night Grinding Can Lead to Chipped Teeth

Some individuals under chronic stress will unconsciously clench and grind their teeth while sleeping. While sore jaw muscles might seem like a minor inconvenience at first, chronic night grinding can lead to a plethora of oral health problems. The forces exerted on the biting surfaces of the molars and premolars... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Cavity Prevention

Every day, you should be looking for new ways to improve your oral health care. Because your teeth are constantly exposed to wear, it is up to you to strengthen them on a daily basis, so they can continue to function for you. You need to visit your dentist, improving... Read more »

Established Oral Health Care Enhancements: Bruxism Treatments

Are you aware of the oral health risks associated with dental damage that may be occurring while you sleep? Oftentimes, you could slowly be wearing down your tooth enamel or causing damage to your gum tissues even when you're completely unaware of it. An oral health condition known as bruxism... Read more »