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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Dental Services
...A description of some of the services we offer can be found below: Bonding Crowns & Bridges Dental Cleaning Dentures Emergency Dentistry Extractions Fillings Gum Treatment Halitosis Implant Dentistry Invisalign Nightguards & Athletic Mouthguards Oral Hygiene Orthodontics Root Canal Sealants Sedation Dentistry TMJ Treatment Veneers Whitening Wisdom Teeth Minimally Invasive Dentistry Our High-Tech Options In order to provide nothing but the best to our patients, our office uses state-of-the-art technologies in all our procedures from dental lasers to dental implants our office is on the cutting edge...

FAQ's
... Both bridges and partial dentures replace missing teeth...

Florence Henderson Talks About Preventative Dentistry
...However, Henderson has revealed that she has her own natural teeth and does not wear dentures...

Changes in Bone Structure can Affect Denture Fit
It’s a common problem for denture wearers: after years of a comfortable fit, your dentures now seem to be uncomfortably loose...

New Year, New Smile
...If you are missing teeth — or if you’re wearing dentures that aren’t working the way you’d like — then perhaps we can offer a suggestion: Consider dental implants...

Implant-Supported Dentures Provide Better Fit and may Stop Bone Loss
Your dentures have served you well over the years...

The Top 3 Oral Problems in America - and What You Should Do About Them
...Like tooth pain, there are a number of possible causes: cracked or deeply decayed teeth, enamel erosion or recessed gums that have exposed sensitive tooth layers, or poorly fitted dentures...

A Solution for Restoring Adequate Bone for Dental Implants
...Restorations like dentures can't stop this bone loss and actually aggravates it...

Use Partial Dentures Wisely to Protect Your Future Oral Health
Dentures, removable restorations for missing teeth and gum tissue, can take a number of different forms, but are usually of two different types: complete and partial...

Dental Implants can Replace Your Whole Tooth, Not Just What You See
... While other replacement options like bridges or dentures can restore the lifelikeness of the tooth crown, they don't replace the root...

Implant-Supported Dentures Could Help You Avoid Bone Loss
...Dentures, prosthetic (false) teeth set in gum-colored acrylic plastic bases, can effectively restore function and appearance...

Johnny's Teeth Aren't Rotten Any More
...This not only provides a solid anchorage for the prosthetic, but it also prevents bone loss at the site of the missing tooth — which is something neither bridgework nor dentures can do...

Baseball's Francisco Lindor Shines as "Mr. Smile"
...These include partial and full dentures, bridgework, and dental implants...

Dental Implants: a Durable, Life-Like Solution for your Tooth Loss
...As few as two strategically placed implants can provide a more secure connection for removable dentures or fixed bridges...

Technology
...Using 3D imaging we can treatment plan and execute implant overdentures, hybrids and all on 4 procedures...

3 Reasons for Why It's a Smart Move to Invest in Dental Implants
...As we mentioned before, the initial implant cost is typically higher than either dentures or bridges...

You May Need Surgery to Repair the Damage of Gum Recession
...There are a number of causes for gum recession, including overaggressive brushing or flossing, biting habits or badly fitting dentures or appliances...

Tooth Loss: A Health Risk for Older Adults
...There are several ways to replace a full set of missing teeth, including removable dentures, overdentures, and fixed dentures: Removable dentures are the classic replacement teeth that you put in during the day and take out at night...

Bone Loss: the Hidden Consequence of Your Missing Teeth
...Although dentures (a popular and affordable choice) can restore lost function and appearance, they can't duplicate this needed stimulation...

Dentures with Implants Could Help You Avoid Bone Loss
...Just as generations have before, many today rely on dentures to regain their lost dental function and smile...

Interdental Cleaning Devices
...Sometimes, it's because we don't have the manual dexterity to handle the floss, or because braces or partial dentures get in the way; or, perhaps we just never got in the habit...

Removable Dentures
...Fortunately, there's a reliable and time-tested method for treating this condition: full or partial dentures...

Tooth Wear
...Some dental appliances such as partial dentures or retainers that are frequently taken in and out of the mouth can also abrade teeth...

Gum Grafting
...Foreign objects in the mouth that rub against the gums, like poorly fitting removable dentures, tongue bolts, or even fingernails, can also contribute to gum recession...

Sinus Surgery
...Read Article Dental Implants – Your Best Option For Replacing Teeth Dental implants have many advantages over older methods of tooth replacement like bridges and dentures — from the way they function and feel to the way they look and last...

Aging & Dental Health
...Poor-fitting dentures can make the problem worse, as can the presence of certain diseases (such as diabetes or cancer)...

Bad Breath
...Other places where bacteria and food particles can be trapped are between the teeth, beneath the gums, and in oral appliances or dentures...

Missing Teeth
... Read Article Dental Implants – Your Best Option For Replacing Teeth Dental implants have many advantages over older methods of tooth replacement like bridges and dentures — from the way they function and feel to the way they look and last...

Dental Implants FAQs
... At the outset, implants are more expensive than other tooth-replacement methods such as dentures or bridgework...

Fixed Dentures
If you have lost an entire arch of teeth (top and/or bottom), or are soon to have your remaining teeth removed because they are too unhealthy to save, you may be able to replace them with fixed dentures supported by dental implants...

Hidden Consequences of Losing Teeth
... Other Options for Tooth Replacement Other than dental implants, your tooth-replacement options include fixed bridgework that incorporates or uses the adjacent teeth, and removable dentures...

Top Reasons to Choose Dental Implants
...Implant teeth allow you to eat, speak and smile with complete confidence because they will never slip or shift like removable dentures often do...

Cosmetic & General Dentistry
...These procedures include: Cleanings & Oral Exams, to keep your teeth and gums healthy, and catch early signs of dental disease Cosmetic Bonding, to repair small chips or cracks Crowns & Bridgework, to replace large amounts of lost tooth structure and/or missing teeth Dental Implants, for the longest-lasting tooth replacement available today Extractions, to remove unhealthy teeth that cannot be saved Fillings, to restore decayed teeth Inlays & Onlays, to fill teeth with larger cavities Invisalign Clear Aligners, for highly discreet orthodontic treatment Oral Cancer Screenings, to detect a dangerous disease that can be cured if caught early Orthodontic Treatment, to move teeth into the right position Porcelain Veneers, for repairing larger chips and cracks, and reshaping teeth Removable Dentures, to help you smile again Root Canal Treatment, to rescue diseased teeth Sealants, to help prevent cavities Teeth Whitening, to brighten a faded or discolored smile TMD Treatment, for pain in the jaw area that can interfere with biting and chewing Tooth-Colored Fillings, for a completely natural, healthy look Tooth Decay Prevention, so you keep your natural teeth as long as possible When to Visit the Dentist Many people only go to the dentist when something is wrong...

Implant Dentistry
...   Support Removable Dentures — Implants can even make removable dentures more comfortable, effective and healthier to wear...

Oral Surgery
...Read Article Dental Implants – Your Best Option For Replacing Teeth Dental implants have many advantages over older methods of tooth replacement like bridges and dentures — from the way they function and feel to the way they look and last...

Technology
...Read Article Dental Implants – Your Best Option For Replacing Teeth Dental implants have many advantages over older methods of tooth replacement like bridges and dentures — from the way they function and feel to the way they look and last...

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