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 Causes of Pregnancy Gingivitis

From the time that you find out you are pregnant to the end of your term, you are no doubt concerned about taking care of your health with nutrition, exercise and prenatal checkups to protect the health of your baby. During pregnancy, you should be mindful of your oral health and the causes of pregnancy… Read more »

Cavity Fillings

Getting a cavity filled is the end of a process that can be a bit uncomfortable. But one of the downsides of a cavity is that you’re left with a gray, cement-colored filling afterward. That doesn’t make your smile all that amazing, does it? And if you have a big cavity filled, then the filling… Read more »

Dentures Can Restore the Appearance & Functionality of the Mouth

What are dentures? If all or most of your natural teeth are missing, dentures may be the right choice for you. Dentures are removable appliances that replace most or all of your natural teeth. They are made up of a flesh-colored base that sits over the gums. Replacement teeth are attached to this base. Dentures… Read more »

The Basics: Dental Bridges

Building a better smile includes making sure that you have a complete smile. Even if a single lost tooth is present in your mouth, it can lead to a downturn in your entire oral profile, which means that you could look older than you actually are and not have the same functionality that your smile… Read more »

Dental Upgrades: Treating and Preventing Bad Breath

Treating halitosis, which is commonly known as bad breath, includes knowing the various causes as well as what you can do to help treat and prevent it. The more you know, the better prepared you can be if you should ever find that you have frequent bad breath, or to help prevent it from arising… Read more »

The Answers to Questions About Dental Implants

Dental implants are strong restorations that are made of a titanium post, an attachment piece and a dental crown. They are a treatment that replaces the tooth as well as its root. To help you know more about dental implants, our dentists, Drs. Chamberland and White, are happy to share the answers to some questions… Read more »

Take Time Out for Your Teeth When You Are Pregnant

If you are expecting, this is a busy time in your life. You have doctor appointments, you need to get a nursery ready, and there are tons of things you need to buy. But have you seen your dentists? During this time in your life, seeing your dentists may be the last thing on your… Read more »