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Should Wisdom Teeth Be Removed?

Most of the time, the answer is a resounding YES! Most wisdom teeth cause nothing but problems down the road since very few people actually have sufficient room for them to come in and function correctly. Even when they do have the minimal “space” requirements, they are so difficult to get to that adequate flossing…

Dental Treatment While Breastfeeding

  Many times we come across mothers who are concerned if having dental work (i.e. fillings, root canals, etc) will affect breastfeeding. Sometimes they are told they must temporarily suspend nursing in order to take pain medications or antibiotics, or they need to wait until the anesthesia clears from their system. This, however, is not…

Their Smiles Says It All… Pediatric White Crowns

Some of the most perplexing words you can hear from your pediatric dentist are, “Your child has cavities.” Sometimes you already know, and sometimes you are taken off guard; but regardless of the circumstances, these words can often leave a parent feeling guilty and uncertain about what comes next. If the cavity is still small,…

Understanding Oral Cancer

  Cancer is defined as the uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to surrounding tissue. Oral cancer appears as a growth or sore in the mouth that does not go away. Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the lips, tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard and soft palate, sinuses, and pharynx…

Advantages Over Braces

Invisalign aligners are practically clear. No one may even notice that you’re wearing these virtually invisible “braces,” making Invisalign a seamless fit with your lifestyle and day-to-day interactions with others. Unlike braces, there are no metal brackets or wires with the Invisalign system that could cause irritation to your mouth. Plus since your office visits…

How Invisalign Works

Our office will give you an initial examination to determine if Invisalign ® treatment is right for you. If it appears that Invisalign ® is an option, we will take photographs, x-rays, and an impression of your teeth. We will then complete further diagnostic analysis to verify that Invisalign ® will work for you and…

Why Invisalign

Invisalign® takes a modern approach to straightening teeth, using a custom-made series of aligners created for you and only you. These aligner trays are made of smooth, comfortable and virtually invisible plastic that you simply wear over your teeth. Wearing the aligners will gradually and gently shift your teeth into place, based on the exact…

Benefits Of Implant

Benefits Of Implant Dental implants are designed to provide a foundation for replacement teeth that look, feel, and function like natural teeth.The person who has lost teeth regains the ability to eat virtually anything and can smile with confidence, knowing that teeth appear natural and that facial contours will be preserved. The implants themselves are…