Do I Need To Use Fluoride For A Healthy Smile?

In order to understand whether or not you need fluoride for your teeth, we need to first understand what fluoride does for the teeth. Fluoride strengthens the enamel of your teeth and makes it more resistant to decay.  Countless, science-based studies show the...

Returning to Work After Dental Implant Surgery

A common question we get asked by our patients trying to decide the best timeframe to plan their implant surgery is how long they can expect to be off work after an implant surgery.  It’s a great question, and most patients are surprised to hear that in some cases,...

Why Are My Teeth Loose?

If you have a tooth that’s loose and you’re wondering why, it’s important to go to the dentist to have it inspected. There are three main culprits of a loose tooth: 1)      Trauma.  A bad fall or impact to the mouth can loosen teeth. 2)      Infection in the tooth...

Are My Gums Receding?

Are my gums receding? What are the signs of gum recession? Triangular teeth Gaps appearing between the teeth Teeth appearing longer Have you ever heard the expression “Growing Long of Tooth” to mean growing wiser as you age? Unfortunately, this common phenomenon isn’t...