The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

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... 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... 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 »

Turn Back Time with Bruxism Treatments

In order to ensure that you can receive the proper treatments for any oral health conditions you may have, visit our team to assist any restorations and repairs you may need. In certain situations, you may also be suffering from oral health risks that could be leading to future dental... Read more »

Gum Care 101

Your gums are one of the most important parts of your mouth. They hold your teeth in place, providing a stable foundation full of nutrition, nerves, and blood vessels. These are the parts of your teeth that create a healthy, stable environment in which you can have great teeth. But... Read more »

All About Sleep Apnea

If you’re suffering from sleep apnea, which is a condition in which your breathing patterns are interrupted while you sleep, you should make an appointment see our dentist, Dr. L. C. Chilimigras. Two common forms of sleep apnea are central sleep apnea and obstructive sleep apnea. Although central sleep apnea... Read more »

Super Smiles: Dental Anxiety Treatments

When assessing your oral health care, are you doing enough to ensure that dental anxiety is not inhibiting your oral health progress? If you routinely find yourself skipping out on dental check-ups due to the fears of visiting your dental office, you are probably suffering from dental anxiety. Don't worry... Read more »

A Sensitive Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Professionally Treated

Sometimes a seemingly minor dental fracture or chipped tooth enamel might not seem to be a big deal Yet some of these cases can also affect the sensitive dentin or pulp within a tooth, leading to increasing problems with tooth sensitivity. In a situation such as this, it’s best to... Read more »