Bad Breath? Take Action With These Tips!

Halitosis (or bad breath) is an oral health condition that can lower a person’s self-esteem. We may feel we can’t get close to friends and loved ones, or work in close proximity with co-workers, because we literally do not pass the “smell test.” But there is a positive outcome that can be gleaned by taking bad … [Read more...]

Lifespan of Dental Implants

When it comes to dental implants, many patients who are considering the procedure view this potential health investment the way they would any other major purchase. One of the most important considerations for them tends to be, “How long will my dental implants last?” The good news for those researching dental … [Read more...]

Smile for the Holidays

The term “quick fix” has a bad reputation in American life, implying something involving shoddy planning or less-than-acceptable results. But quite often, a fast solution also can be a lasting solution, and one that’s delivered using superior materials and the prospect of an excellent outcome. If you’re worrying … [Read more...]

Key to a Long-Lasting Smile

Scientists who study longevity have found geographic pockets containing healthy long-lived people, 100 years or older, all over the globe. While the circumstances of their lives vary from place to place, these concentrations of the elderly have some commonalities in their lifestyles, including lots of physical … [Read more...]

Don’t Be Afraid of The Dentist

Halloween and the month of October leading up to it are a time when we “play with” the idea of being scared. Some people like watching horror movies because they get to control when, how, and how much they feel scared by the unfolding story.  But if you’re afraid – really afraid – of something necessary like trips … [Read more...]

Break Bad Dental Care Habits

Advances in dental care have created interventions (such as dental implants and new forms of periodontal treatment) that can restore your smile to its previous health and function. Research studies have also confirmed that it’s our daily habits – whether bad or good – that strongly influence whether you’ll need new … [Read more...]