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 »

Oral Health Care in Spring: Dentures

Did you know that dentures are a highly effective tooth restoration treatment that can replace lost or missing teeth? Dentures are highly desirable because they can be inserted into gaps where missing teeth once were. It is important to replace any missing teeth with a reliable restoration such as dentures,... Read more »

You Can Have Whiter Teeth With Dental Veneers

Persistent problems with dental stains and other cosmetic perfections on your front teeth can leave you feeling self-conscious about your smile’s appearance. Fortunately, there are options for improving unappealing teeth to provide you with a white and winning smile. After a comprehensive exam a dentist like Dr. Jason Martin can... Read more »

Oral Health Care Plans: Halitosis Treatments & Prevention

If you are routinely suffering from halitosis, also referred to as bad breath, or if it frequently returns, it means that poor dental health habits or other health problems in your mouth are the results of it. In order to effectively prevent or treat halitosis, it is important to keep... Read more »

A Porcelain Dental Crown Can Cosmetically Restore a Tooth

Teeth that are misshapen or suffering from significantly discolored tooth enamel can cause you to feel self-conscious when you smile. This can hamper your self-confidence in social settings. In a situation like this, you should consider scheduling an appointment with a dentist like Dr. Jason Martin to explore the cosmetic... Read more »

Polish Your Oral Health with Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are an excellent option to consider if you are looking for a preventative treatment to keep your smile safe. Oftentimes, people wait until they have already suffered dental damage to then seek out tooth restorations and repairs. However, with dental sealants in place, your teeth will be shielded... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Mouthguard

If you play sports you really should consider wearing a mouthguard during practices and games. If there is a chance that you get sustain an impact to your face, then a mouthguard is a must. During the season, you should make sure that your mouthguard stays clean and in good... Read more »