What Happens When I Forget to Floss?

Our team strongly encourages everyone to floss daily, but do you ever wonder why? Well, flossing is vital for top-notch oral health and smiles. It can help you and your oral health in more ways than you might realize. This means that if you forget to floss, your smile can also suffer. Forgetting to floss can: – Leave your smile... read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing tooth’s chewing action. Over time,... read more »

Common Medication-Related Oral Health Issues

Did you know that there are some serious side-effects from medications that can impact your oral health? Be sure to tell your dentist what medications you take to offset the effects they cause. Dry Mouth - Many common medications prescribed to treat colds, allergies, anxiety, depression, and high blood pressure have dry mouth as a side effect. Estimates by the... read more »