Quick Tips for a Better Smile

You deserve a top-notch smile and oral health, which is why your dentist, Dr. , strongly encourages you to clean and care for your teeth and gums regularly. This means you need to keep up on oral hygiene and attend your dental checkups every six months. There are also little things you can do throughout… Read more »

Got Questions About Flossing? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about flossing, then you should find the answers right away. The answers can help you have a proper and effective flossing routine, and they can help you have strong and healthy teeth and gums. To help you find the answers, our dentists, Dr. Richard Timm and Dr. Kevin Anderson, are happy… Read more »

How to Protect Your Smile During Baseball Season

If you’re a baseball player getting ready for the upcoming season, then you are probably working on improving your game. Well, you should probably also be thinking about ways to protect your smile this season. If you’re not careful, your teeth and gums can be in danger, and you deserve a top-notch oral health. So,… Read more »

Caring for Your Child’s Teeth

Food for thought: if baby teeth fall out anyway, does it matter how we treat them? And because they fall out, do they really affect a child’s oral health? The answers are less intuitive than you may believe. Find out a little bit about baby teeth, a condition defined as baby bottle tooth decay and… Read more »

Women’s Oral Health Concerns

ALTHOUGH MEN AND WOMEN have a lot in common, there are quite a few differences when it comes to oral health. Women have some advantages men lack, but also some disadvantages men don’t have to worry about. Let’s take a look at the main ones. TMJ And Sjögren’s Syndrome Women account for 90 percent of people suffering from TMJ (temporomandibular… Read more »

Dental Restorations: Dental Sealants

  To help your smile avoid dental damage in all its forms, it is important to have tooth hazard prevention plans in place. A common issue that can often arise with your oral health is due to dental erosion. To help prevent dental erosion, dental sealants should be applied to the surfaces of your teeth… Read more »

A CEREC Dental Crown in a Single Visit

Thanks to advanced dental technology and the introduction of CEREC technology, we can now offer same-day dental crowns. We use computer-assisted technology to design your crown based on a dental impression directly customize it to your specific needs. The best part is that the full process can be completed in a single day! Below, we… Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Jaw Pain

There are numerous treatments you can use to help prevent jaw pain. However, jaw pain has a variety of causes which vary greatly from person to person. Your jaw pain may be linked to the following: – Various oral health conditions such as bruxism, periodontal disease, and TMJ disorders are known to cause jaw and… Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace Basic Oral Function After Tooth Loss

Losing multiple teeth in any part of your mouth can lead to a bevy of potential complications. Depending on the location of the original teeth, you could suffer significant cosmetic degradation of your smile, changes in your speech, and significant impairment in your ability to chew food. Fortunately, Dr. and the dental restoration specialists at… Read more »

Chewing Gum: A Daily Defense Against Cavities

You may have heard that chewing gum is beneficial for your teeth, but do you know why? Studies performed by dental professionals have shown that chewing sugar-free gum helps prevent cavities, and our team at can tell you why. Chewing gum boosts the production of saliva, which is the body’s natural way of fighting tooth… Read more »