The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

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 »

Softer Is Better

When it comes to your teeth and the health of your mouth, softer is better. Both in your toothbrush and how hard you use that toothbrush, if you choose to go harder you could do damage to your mouth. Our dentist, Dr. Steven Wolfson, understands the common problems people run... Read more »

A Partial Denture Is Often the Preferred Option for Addressing the Loss of Multiple Teeth

Dental implant restorations have continued to grow in popularity for patients who have lost one or more teeth to untreated cavities or dental trauma. However, this process often calls for one or more oral surgeries over a prolonged amount of time. If you aren’t comfortable with these factors a dentist... Read more »

Simple First Aid May Be Needed While Seeking Emergency Treatment for a Badly Fractured Tooth

An athletic injury that affects the head, face or directly impacts the mouth can sometimes exert enough force to badly fracture, crack or cleave a tooth near the gumline. The immediate distress and discomfort of a moment like this is an obvious sign that the individual needs emergency treatment. In... Read more »

People Who Grind Their Teeth When Sleeping Might Benefit From a Dental Guard

Some individuals have a propensity for grinding their teeth when sleeping. Often associated with unresolved chronic stress, this condition known as bruxism can apply significant stress to the temporomandibular joints and potentially chip a tooth.     Without remediation, these factors could lead to problems with TMJ disorder, damaged dental... Read more »

Various Issues Associated With Gingivitis

One of the greatest oral health risks to your smile occurs due to gum disease. Gum disease is an infection of your gum tissues that can arise due to lifestyle choices, your diet, poor oral hygiene or lack of dental visits. To help protect your smile from early stages of... Read more »

Smile Renovations: Mouthwash

To always make sure that your mouth can continue to function effectively, it is essential that you add additional layers of protection against risks such as cavities and gum disease. This includes making sure any debris and plaque buildup that occurs in your mouth is effectively treated. Plaque buildup often... Read more »

Making Use of Mouthguards for Protection

Mouthguards protect the teeth of those who wear them. Unfortunately, thousands of sports athletes every year experience serious mouth and tooth injuries because of the lack use. This is not so surprising when it is understood nearly half of the injuries in the United States come from baseball and basketball,... Read more »