Dental Implants

Your Complete Dental Implant Guide: Everything You Need to Know

If you are considering dental implants, then you are in good company. This tooth replacement option has become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. This guide will cover everything you need to know about dental implants, including what they are, the benefits they offer, and how to care for them. Dental Implants – What Are They? Dental […]

Dental Fear In Children: Brought On By Parents?

Two studies – one conducted in Washington State, and whose findings were published in the Journal of Pediatric Dentistry in 2004, and another conducted in Madrid, Spain, and whose findings were reported in 2012 in Science Daily, reinforce earlier findings that show a direct relationship between parental dental fear and that of their children. The Washington study looked at dental fear among 421 […]

Dental Filling Options

You’ve made an appointment at our Trenton, Michigan office to treat your cavity, the decayed area has been removed, and the site has been cleaned and prepared for a filling. Now it’s decision time. What kind of filling should you choose? Well, that depends. There are durability, aesthetic, and price considerations involved in any of your choices, so let’s look […]

Every Day Is Earth Day

During the early days of the environmental awareness movement, those who demonstrated against pollution, toxic chemicals, and the general public health were known as hippies. The early 1970s were a time of change, and assertions that we needed to pay more attention to the Earth’s atmosphere were generally dismissed. But within a couple decades, it had become clear that the […]

10 Ways To Help Prevent Cavities And Promote Optimal Oral Health

Oral health is as important as general health. The oral cavity ensures you can eat what you want to, speak without difficulty, and swallow food properly. Achieving optimal oral health is easy when you know how to take care of your teeth to prevent the formation of cavities. In this blog, you’ll learn 10 ways to help prevent tooth decay and […]

Transformational Dental Goals For Your Dream Smile

Learning the importance of good oral health is the first step to considering different options to achieve your dental goals. When you value oral health as much as general wellbeing, you are closer to achieving and maintaining a long-lasting, healthy smile. Let’s look at some of the different transformational dental goals that lead to improved oral health for a more fulfilling lifestyle and […]

Can I Use Mouthwash Instead Of Flossing?

While mouthwash goes a long way in improving your oral care, it is not a substitute for flossing. Mouthwashes and flossing provide different benefits that you should understand. Mouthwash Benefits Mouthwash comes in two categories. Some are considered cosmetic. This type of rinse provides temporary relief from bad breath and has a pleasant taste. These do not actually kill any […]

Pros And Cons Of Veneers

You might have a small chip in a tooth from an unfortunate encounter with peanut brittle, or even several chips from a touch football game that got a little out of hand. Perhaps you have a gap in your teeth that you’ve always wanted to address. Or it could be that you are not happy with the shape or color […]

St. Patrick’s Day

On March 17, everyone has a little Irish in them. St. Patrick’s Day is a joyous celebration of Irish heritage. The holiday originated as a commemoration of Saint Patrick, who brought Christianity to Ireland. The saint arrived in Ireland in 432 and earned the reputation of a champion of Irish Christianity. March 17th, the day of St. Patrick’s death, has […]

Three Valuable Dental Treatments

In our office, we customize treatment for every patient. Amid all of the fillings, crowns, and veneers, we find there are three treatments that are most valuable when offering our patients options: dental implants, bite guards, and teeth whitening. Dental implants are a great tool for those who have lost teeth from trauma, genetic predetermination, decay, or fracture. Technology and […]