Why Our Spit Matters

WE DON’T USUALLY think very much about our spit, but it’s one of the biggest unsung heroes of our oral health. Just as…

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How Long Does it Take to Straighten Teeth with Invisalign®?

With the advancement in dental technologies, straightening your teeth has never been easier. Whether you have a gap, crowding, an overbite or underbite, Invisalign® is a simple solution to straightening teeth. How Does Invisalign® Work? Invisalign® works by straightening the teeth through a series of clear aligners made from plastic material. Your dentist uses a 3D image of your teeth, …

Spotlight on Men’s Oral Health

WE SHOULD ALL BE taking good care of our teeth and gums, but did you know that this can mean different things for men than…

What Are Tongue Ties and Lip Ties?

BEING “TONGUE-TIED” is a common expression in the English language, but it’s also a real medical condition. Being lip-tied is…

Sleep Apnea, Jaws, and Gums

IN JUST THE UNITED STATES, sleep apnea affects over 18 million adults and up to 20 percent of children who…

What Makes Teeth Sensitive?

IF YOU CAN’T REALLY enjoy ice cream because every bite sends a nasty jolt through your teeth, then you know what…

Which Type of Dental Crown is Best For Me?

Looking to perfect your smile but unsure of what dental crowns would suit you? Dental crowns, made from an array of materials including gold or porcelain, are used to “cap” a damaged tooth that cannot be easily repaired with a dental filling. Aside from being used to strengthen or improve a damaged tooth, a dental crowns can be used to …