Preventive Care

Xerostomia (Dry Mouth)

Dry Mouth/Xerostomia From time to time, everyone feels like their mouth is dry. People who feel like this never goes away, suffer from dry mouth or xerostomia. Some common complaints of people with xerostomia are: sticky or dry feeling in their mouth and on their tongue, cracked/dry lips, gum irritations, bad breath, higher rate of...

Athletic Guards

Sports Guards (Athletic Guards) Protect your beautiful smile while you play your favorite sport and while you work out in the gym with a sports mouthguard.   According to the National Youth Sports Foundation for Safety, dental injuries are the most common type of injury sustained while playing youth sports.  Did you know an athlete...

Fluoride

Fun Fluoride Facts Fluoride is all natural!  It is actually mineral found in water, soil and plants. Fluoride strengthens tooth enamel, repairs demineralized areas by adding calcium back into the tooth and makes enamel more resistant to decay and the acids and plaque that cause decay. Topical fluorides are fluorides we apply to the outside...

Night guards

Night guards Do you wake up with tooth pain, tired jaw muscles or a headache?  Do your teeth have a flatten appearance?  You may suffer from bruxism (grinding and or clenching of your teeth).  Thirty to forty million children and adults suffer from bruxism in the United States.  Chronic grinding or clenching can lead to temperature...

Sealants

Sealants Parents always ask “what is the best way to get my child through the cavity prone years?” Sealants are one piece of the puzzle! Sealants are applied painlessly to the biting surface of molars and premolars to seal all the grooves of the teeth to prevent decay. The best time to place sealants is...