Periodontal Disease (Gum Disease)

In this article: What’s the Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis? What Causes Gum Disease? What Are the Symptoms of Gum Disease? How Does My Dentist Diagnose Gum Disease? How Is Gum […]

Gingivitis: Get Serious About Sore Gums

If you’ve noticed that your gums are a little red and sore, don’t brush it off. You might have gingivitis, the first sign of gum disease. Most people get gingivitis at some point […]

Gum Contouring

If your gums rest too low or too high on your teeth and you are unhappy with your smile, you may be a candidate for gum contouring surgery. Also called gum […]

What Is Snap-On Smile?

Snap-On Smile is a patented, easy and painless way to obtain a beautiful smile. It was invented by a dentist who realized that not everyone can afford thousands of dollars to […]

Root Canal Treatment

A root canal is a tooth treatment that attempts to save a decayed or infected tooth. The nerve and pulp of the tooth is removed and the area is sealed to […]

Dental Health and Tooth Fillings

To treat a cavity your dentist will remove the decayed portion of the tooth and then “fill” the area on the tooth where the decayed material was removed. Fillings are also […]

Dental Crowns

A dental crown is a tooth-shaped “cap” that is placed over a tooth — to cover the tooth to restore its shape and size, strength, and improve its appearance. The crowns, […]

Whiten Your Teeth at Home

You flip through old photos and notice your grill doesn’t glisten like it used to. Luckily, you can get back your pearly whites without shelling out a lot of green. There […]

Teeth Whitening and Bleaching

Want a brighter smile? When it comes to tooth-whitening, you’ve got two options: in-office-based teeth bleaching, or at-home care. Both tooth-whitening options use peroxide-based bleaching agents. At-home systems contain from 3% […]

Dental Implants

Despite improvements in dental care, millions of Americans suffer tooth loss — mostly due to tooth decay, periodontal disease, or injury. For many years, the only treatment options available for people […]

Dental Health and Veneers

Dental veneers (sometimes called porcelain veneers or dental porcelain laminates) are wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance. These shells […]