Break These Bad Brushing Habits

You may believe you are doing all the right things when it comes to brushing your teeth, but a quick review may reveal a couple of things you didn’t know. Your dentist is a wealth of information when it comes to brushing habits, and welcomes the opportunity to share that knowledge with you during your…

Porcelain Veneers as an Alternative to Braces

Did you know that porcelain veneers can produce the appearance of a straight smile? It’s true. These cosmetic enhancements conceal an array of dental imperfections including orthodontic ones. When a series of porcelain veneers are bonded over teeth, a smile will appear perfectly straight and proportioned. For those with misaligned teeth and other imperfections, receiving…

Baby Bottles and Tooth Decay

Parents may not realize it, but baby bottles can put their infants and toddlers at risk for tooth decay. When drinks containing sugar, such as fruit juice or soda or even milk or formula, come into contact with a baby’s teeth for an extended period of time, they can contribute to decay. The sugars in…