October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account… Read more »

The Basics of Orthodontics

There are a ton of different ways to get straight, beautiful teeth. Whether you need a lot of work before getting braces, or you just need some simple, easy aligners, there’s a wide variety of options from which you can choose. The best way to figure out what will work for you is to understand… Read more »

Keep Your Smile White with These Tooth Tips

How you feel about the appearance of your smile can affect the impressions you make when smiling and speaking. In fact, many patients choose to see the dentist to receive teeth whitening so that they can have the smile they want. If you have had your teeth whitened, we are happy to offer some tips… Read more »

Making Your Veneers Last

Dental veneers are an easy way to repair a tooth with minor damage or discoloration. If you have a small chip or crack in your tooth, a tooth that is unevenly spaced, or is yellowed or grey, talk to one of our dentists, Dr. Devin Fisher or Dr. Zachary Bergevin about a veneer. Veneers are… Read more »

Detecting Oral Cancer Early Is Vital for Successful Treatment Blog

April is oral cancer awareness month and detecting and treating oral cancer in the earliest stages is vital for a successful outcome. At in , , we want to help you created a healthy smile. Not only do we check for signs of tooth decay and gum disease at your checkups and exams, we look… Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Improve Your Smile

Do you wish you could improve your smile? If so, we have good news for you! Enhancing your smile doesn’t always require hours of lengthy procedures or extensive dental work. In many cases, a dental crown might be ideal for your needs. Dental crowns are traditionally used to restore, protect, or act as a natural… Read more »

Scaling and Root Planing Can Help Repair Gum Pockets

The whole point of brushing and flossing every day is to prevent cavities and gingivitis from stealing your healthy smile. Today, our dentist, Dr. Devin Fisher and Dr. Zachary Bergevin, would like to talk a little bit about treating gum disease to prevent bone and tooth loss. In addition to your daily efforts which should… Read more »