Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Possible Treatments for Sensitive Teeth

There are many possible treatment solutions for overcoming your sensitive teeth. Thousands of people suffer from sensitive teeth each day not realizing that it could be helped and treated. If you are interested in mastering your sensitive teeth, then you are in the right place! Our dentist, Dr. Mark Baker,... Read more »

What is Periodontics?

Are you familiar with a branch in dentistry called periodontics? If not, you are in the right place! Periodontics is a unique branch of dentistry that can help you with many severe problems related to your teeth and gums. There are many reasons to seek out a periodontist for your... Read more »

How to Have a Healthy Spring Smile as a Senior

If you are a senior citizen and want an exceptional smile this spring, then our dentist, Dr. Mark Baker, is happy to help you. You deserve a strong and healthy smile! Today, he would be happy to tell you all about how to achieve the smile you desire. Fortunately, there... Read more »

Why Your Tooth Enamel Needs Your Attention

Your tooth enamel is the strongest natural substance in your body, and it protects your teeth from harmful substances such as bacteria, plaque and acids that affect the health of your teeth. Tooth enamel prevents heat and cold in your food from affecting the inner tooth structure so that you... Read more »

Reducing Dental Discomfort With Local Anesthesia

Since the mid-1800s, advancements in dental anesthetics have revolutionized modern dentistry and lowered the level of discomfort felt by dental patients. These improvements in relief from discomfort have increased trust and bridged better relationships between dentists and their patients. The local anesthetic is injected into the tissue surrounding the area... Read more »

Smile Renovations: Dental Erosion

Dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion, has numerous risk factors associated with it. If Dental erosion is primarily caused by acid, but it can be linked to several underlying conditions or substances. Medications, genetics, environmental factors or other issues could increase your risk for enamel wear. Even acid reflux... Read more »

A Bridge Can Replace a Lost Tooth

Small cavities that are not treated by a dentist will gradually grow. In time a small area of tooth decay could become a serious dental health problem. This problem could include pain, an infection, and even the loss of the tooth. The chances of this increase if you skip your... Read more »