How to Care for Your Child’s Oral Health

You probably know that you should brush and floss your teeth every day to keep your smile healthy, but do you know what you should do for your child’s teeth? In reality, there are a number of things you should do for your child. As you may know, it’s important for you to help your… Read more »

Missing Teeth? Dental Implants to the Rescue!

Are you missing teeth in your smile? If so, you are not just missing the visible part of the tooth but the tooth root as well. With a dental implant restoration, the tooth root is replaced so that a tooth (crown, bridge, etc.) can be securely anchored to the implant. Dr. Richard Timm and Dr…. Read more »

Is Your Smile Getting the Proper Nutrients?

Is your smile getting the proper nutrients it needs to keep your teeth and gums healthy? Oral health care habits including brushing and flossing depend on healthy teeth to care for, so make sure your meals are nutritious. Try to avoid processed foods or those high in sugar, as the ingredients can easily damage teeth… Read more »

What is the ADA Seal?

If you’ve seen a little badge with the words, “ADA Seal of Approval” on some of your dental products, but not understood what it means, you’re not alone. A lot of people see that seal but don’t understand what it signifies. Today we’ll take a quick look at the ADA Seal, what it means, and… Read more »

The Importance of Avoiding Gum Disease

Our professional and friendly staff here at in , , wants to discuss the importance of gum disease and inform you of all the harm it can cause to your oral health. First, there are two types of gum disease: gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis is a form of gum disease that only affects your gums… Read more »

Is There Treatment for Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea, which is commonly associated with individuals who snore, is a process by which your regular breathing habits are interrupted while asleep. In some instances, the disruption could be caused by the airway becoming obstructed or blocked, which is called obstructive sleep apnea. In other cases, your breathing is disrupted due to a failure… Read more »

The Facts About Mouthguards

Protecting your oral health should be a high priority. Maintaining the health of your smile is extremely important because your oral health can actually affect your overall health. You should take precautions to protect your teeth, including wearing a mouthguard when you play sports. Your mouth may suffer a number of serious issues if you… Read more »

Crowns aren’t Just for Kings

If your teeth have any sort of decay, cracks, or chips, you may not be aware of all your restoration options. You don’t want to deal with less-than-functional teeth for longer than you have to, as it’ll affect your oral health, ability to eat, and even talk. So our team here at in , ,… Read more »

Missing Fillings Need to Be Treated to Prevent New Decay from Damaging the Tooth

Dental fillings in , , are generally used to repair small chips and tooth decay. They are made from artificial materials like composite resin, amalgam, porcelain or gold. This means the filling is not directly threatened by tooth decay. However, it is still possible for the passage of time and the pervasive bacteria in your… Read more »

Oral Hygiene for Beginners

We here at pride ourselves in providing excellent and effective oral health care for a variety of different services. Our dentist wants you to take care of your teeth. Whether you are a beginner just learning how to properly care for your teeth, or a seasoned pro with years of experience honing your tooth brushing… Read more »