You Need to Take Steps to Preserve Your Custom Mouth Guard

Schools and athletic associations often require contact sport athletes to use a protective mouthguard during practices and games. Yet many athletes complain that stock mouthguards and boil and bite mouthguards feel uncomfortable and make it hard to breathe. In some of these instances the athlete will be tempted not to... Read more »

Facts You Should Know About Oral Hygiene

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to keep up on oral hygiene. If you fail to make oral hygiene a priority, then there is a good chance you don’t know all you need to know about it. Our dentist, Dr. Bradley Austin, is happy... Read more »

The Uses of Dental Crowns to Protect Teeth

If you have a damaged or unflattering tooth, you can choose a dental restoration such as a dental crown to improve the weakened tooth structure. Our dentist and team will gladly help you determine if a dental crown is the right method. Dental crowns cover the whole tooth from the... Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Bad Breath

If you’re interested in having pristine breath, then you most likely have questions about bad breath. Well, you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Bradley Austin, is answering commonly asked questions about bad breath. Maybe one of those answers can help you! The commonly asked questions... Read more »

Helpful Tips for Caring for Your Dentures

Have you recently received new dentures? You’re looking forward to being able to eat and speak properly once again. You may have some questions, however, about how to care for your new dentures and keep them in ideal condition. Dentures Care One important thing that you can do to care... Read more »

Do You Need Root Canal Treatment For an Injured Tooth?

When you hear the words “root canal,” do you tend to assume the worst? Root canal treatment has received a bad reputation over time, but it is a procedure that is often necessary in saving an infected tooth and improving your oral health. If left untreated, tooth infection can cause... Read more »

Know the Oral Cancer Symptoms

The best way to prevent oral cancer is to visit the dentist regularly for checkups that include oral cancer screenings. Early detection is the best key to recovery, so we encourage you to always attend dental appointments and keep track of any changes in your smile that could be warning... Read more »

Ouch! Tooth Sensitivity: What Not To Do

Sensitive teeth that hurt when eating or drinking happens when the protective enamel covering our teeth becomes thin, or when the gums recede to the point where the underlying surface is exposed. When this happens, hot and cold comestibles cause pain or minor discomfort. Acidic or very sweet things can... Read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Dental Sealants

Through the use of dental sealants, individuals of any age can have their teeth protected from dental damage that can arise in the form of dental erosion. Because dental erosion exists due to harmful acids eating your tooth enamel, dental sealants can help protect the surfaces of teeth with a... Read more »

Why and How Cavities Form

A cavity is a hole that appears in the surface of a tooth as a result of tooth decay. It is often accompanied by pain, tooth sensitivity, and discoloration, but may not include any symptoms at all. Our team offers professional insight into why and how cavities form. A cavity... Read more »