• Artificial Sweeteners are By and Large a Safe Alternative to Sugar
    Refined sugar is a prime food source for disease-causing oral bacteria. As bacteria consume sugar they produce high levels of acid that over time can erode enamel and leave Read more
  • Jason Derulo's Ideal Match
    When the multi-platinum recording artist, songwriter and TV personality Jason Derulo was recently asked about his ideal woman, his answer covered a remarkably broad spectrum. "There’s no specific thing," Read more
  • Dental Services You May Need
    Understanding the different types of dental services your dentist provides may seem overwhelming. However, learning about some of the most common dental procedures can help you work with your dentist Read more
  • Tips on Encouraging Healthy Snacking While Your Child's at School
    Good nutrition is essential for your child's developing teeth and gums as well as the rest of their body. You do what you can to provide them not just Read more
  • Jamie Foxx Chips a Tooth - This Time by Accident!
    Some people are lucky — they never seem to have a mishap, dental or otherwise. But for the rest of us, accidents just happen sometimes. Take actor Jamie Foxx, Read more
  • Chronic Biting Habits Can Lead to Loose Teeth
    Periodontal (gum) disease is the most likely cause of a loose, permanent tooth. This progressive infection causes damage to the gums and bone tissues that hold teeth in place, Read more
  • Johnny's Teeth Aren't Rotten Any More
    Everyone has to face the music at some time — even John Lydon, former lead singer of The Sex Pistols, arguably England’s best known punk rock band. The 59-year Read more
  • How Dental Crowns Help Your Smile
    Dental crowns can help your smile in several ways. They can be used to strengthen teeth that are worn down and too weak to perform biting and chewing functions. Dental Read more
  • Don't Put Off Getting Treatment for Your Sensitive Teeth
    While out with friends one evening, you take a bite of ice cream. Suddenly, pain shoots through your teeth. It only lasts a second, but it's enough to ruin Read more
  • Dental Crowns for the King of Magic
    You might think David Copperfield leads a charmed life:  He can escape from ropes, chains, and prison cells, make a Learjet or a railroad car disappear, and even appear Read more
  • Brushing and Flossing Hard to Do? Consider Your 'Power' Options
    Brushing and flossing are foundational to good oral health and an essential part of daily life. Practicing both these habits removes most disease-causing bacterial plaque from tooth and gum Read more
  • Dental Magic Transforms Smiles
    Magician Michel Grandinetti can levitate a 500-pound motorcycle, melt into a 7-foot-tall wall of solid steel, and make borrowed rings vanish and reappear baked inside bread. Yet the master Read more
  • Don't Neglect Your Regular Dental Visits
    Even if you have a healthy smile you still need to see us for routine care. If you’ve been fortunate enough to not have to deal with cavities or gum disease Read more
  • 4 Tips for Achieving Better Hygiene
    You know the basics of great oral hygiene: Brush and floss daily; see your dentist at least twice a year for cleanings and checkups; and watch your diet, especially Read more
  • Tom Hanks' Abscessed Tooth Gets Cast Away
    Did you see the move Cast Away starring Tom Hanks? If so, you probably remember the scene where Hanks, stranded on a remote island, knocks out his own abscessed Read more
  • Timing is Everything When Replacing a Teenager's Missing Tooth
    There are good reasons, for both health and appearance, to replace a missing tooth with a dental implant or similar restoration as soon as is practical. The bone around Read more