Tooth Friendly Foods for Your Smile

With the holidays in full swing, you might want to take a look at the foods and drinks you will be subjecting your smile to as they can have a big impact on your smile. Some foods help your teeth, others harm them. Let’s take a look at which you should be putting on your… Read more »

How Do Eating and Chewing Gum Affect Your Teeth?

There is more to dental and periodontal health care than just brushing your teeth. Cleaning your whole mouth and eating well are excellent habits to integrate into your life as you take care of your smile.   Eat Well: Eating well directly affects your mouth health. Be sure to get lots of calcium and lean… Read more »

The Importance of Brushing Your Teeth Regularly

You have likely been taught from a young age that it is important to brush your teeth regularly. As a child, you probably did it because your parents told you it was good. But did they tell you why? If they did, do you remember? How is your oral hygiene routine these days? If you… Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Replace the Basic Function of Multiple Missing Teeth

Multiple teeth can be lost to untreated periodontal health problems, cavities, and severe forms of dental trauma. When this happens you will certainly notice a decreased ability to chew your food. It could even increase your chances of choking during a meal. In some of these cases, a dental implant supported dental bridge can effectively… Read more »

Treating Tooth Decay in Dentistry

Treating tooth decay in dentistry is one of the primary reasons to visit our dentists for bi-annual professional cleanings. Even if you brush and floss your teeth every day, there may be some spots that you are missing that only a dentist can spot and clean. Even the smallest missed patch in your cleaning routine… Read more »

Your New Dental Bridge Needs to Be Included in Your Daily Oral Hygiene Regimen

Dental bridges are typically created from special durable dental materials that will not suffer from cavities. However, problems with periodontal health and poor oral hygiene can still affect the two abutments that anchor your new dental bridge in your mouth. To prevent undue complications with your dental bridge you will need to pay special attention… Read more »

Cleaning Your Tongue Can Help Improve Your Overall Oral Hygiene

The natural bacteria in your mouth can pose a threat to your oral health in a myriad of ways. Poor oral hygiene habits can increase the total bacterial load in your mouth. This heightened population of microbes can promote plaque formation, hardened tartar, gum disease and tooth decay. Even if you don’t suffer this significant… Read more »

Find a Solution with Dental Implants

Are you missing one or more permanent teeth? Do you yearn to have an attractive, fully functional smile once again? Ask Drs. Murray and Mazur how a dental implant in , , can help you. What is a dental implant? A dental implant is a restoration that replaces both the crown and the root of… Read more »

Giving You Something to Smile About with Dental Veneers

If there are flaws in your teeth that you feel are holding you back from having a perfect smile, you may be in the market for a dental veneer. There are millions of people just like you with the same type of dental cosmetic issue. You wouldn’t know it by looking at them. Do you… Read more »

A Composite Filling Can Be Used to Repair a Chip on a Tooth

If you grind your teeth on a regular basis or if you have a bad habit of nibbling on things or using your teeth as tools, the chances of developing a chip on one of your teeth is significant. Without timely treatment and repair, the chipped tooth enamel could trap food particles and bacteria, causing… Read more »