Dental Trauma Can Be Addressed with a Dental Bridge

Each tooth has a strong root and periodontal ligaments to keep it in place, but these structures can be weakened if you experience a blow to the face strong enough to knock a tooth from your mouth. A knocked-out tooth may require the placement of a dental bridge in order... Read more »

Healthy Foods for Teeth

We all want to take care of our bodies and give them the best food as fuel for our daily activities. Did you know that a healthy diet affects your mouth health, as well? Let’s take a look at some of the healthiest foods you can choose for a strong... Read more »

What to Look for in Mouthwash

If you’re about to purchase mouthwash, it’s important to make sure it’s the right mouthwash for you. That way it can benefit you the way you want it to. To help you choose the mouthwash you need, our dentist, Dr. Daniel McKay, is happy to give you some tips. It’s... Read more »

Selecting a Tube of Toothpaste? Here’s What to Look For

If you’re in the oral hygiene aisle at the store looking for the perfect tube of toothpaste for your smile, our dentist, Dr. Daniel McKay, is happy to help you. There are certain characteristics you should look for to ensure a top-notch paste that can help you and your smile.... Read more »

Don’t Leave Flossing Out of the Joys of the Season

During the busy holiday season, flossing is often neglected or forgotten in all the excitement and activities. However, if you take time every day to floss, your smile can stay healthy and clean clear into the new year. We offer a few useful tips to help you get back into... Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Sleep Apnea

If you are having trouble sleeping, or often wake up tired, it may be linked to an oral health condition known as sleep apnea. Two main forms of sleep apnea include obstructive sleep apnea in which your airway is blocked while you sleep, as well as central sleep apnea, which... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Sedation Dentistry

Do you suffer from dental anxiety? Dental anxiety is a condition in which an individual feels stress or anxiousness over the idea of receiving an oral health care treatment or procedure from a dentist or even from visiting a dentist office. Fortunately, sedation dentistry exists to help provide individuals with... Read more »

What Role Does Saliva Play in Your Oral Health?

While saliva is a main component of your smile, you may not think about its importance, but once you understand the role it plays in your dental health, you may have a newfound appreciation. We have provided a review of the main functions of saliva to help you understand how... Read more »

Demineralized Tooth Enamel Is at Increased Risk for Tooth Decay

Your tooth enamel is composed of a complex matrix of biologically created mineral crystals. Their microscopic density is what gives your teeth the inherent strength to chew food. If you routinely struggle to maintain consistent oral hygiene practices, plaque acids can start to build up in your mouth. This can... Read more »

Improve Your Oral Hygiene Routine with These Oral Hygiene Secrets

Little did you know, there are little tricks and techniques you can use to improve your oral hygiene routine. These things can help you have the effective, successful, and top-notch smile-cleaning techniques you need to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. These little tricks and techniques are called... Read more »