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 »

Equip Your Family With Great Oral Hygiene Tools

Do you have what you need to take care of your oral health? Have you thought about the right equipment to fill your home with to keep your oral health in check? If not, this blog is right for you! There are many things you can use to help keep your smile safe from plaque… Read more »

Information About Mouth Guards

The best product to keep your teeth safe during sports or other activities is a mouth guard. There are three varieties: stock mouth guard, boil and bite and custom. Stock mouth guards come pre-formed and ready to wear. However, they will not be an exact fit for your mouth, and can make breathing difficult. Another… Read more »

Catch Cancer Early With an Oral Cancer Screening

Did you know you can catch cancer during a dental checkup? Yes, it’s true! Every six months you should be visiting your dentist for an oral health evaluation. During this checkup, your dentist can review your oral health, check for cavities, gum disease, and even oral cancer. By keeping up with your dental appointments, you… Read more »

Revive Your Oral Health With Interdental Cleaners

Cleaning between your teeth is essential to reach areas that brushing alone cannot touch. Because these areas are often known to house bacteria and plaque buildup, it is important to always use safe and effective tools that can actually clean out the areas. This can include a threaded dental flosser or another similar interdental tool…. Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Give Your Smile the Royal Treatment

If a tooth needs its shape, size, and strength restored, a dental crown may be needed. A dental crown is a tooth-shaped dental restoration that will cover the entire visible portion of a tooth. Drs. Albrecht, Richards, and Albrecht may suggest a dental crown in , , for: – A tooth that has had a… Read more »

A Tooth with a Compromised Dental Filling Might Need a Dental Crown Restoration

If you struggle to remember to brush your teeth twice each day, or you are remiss to thoroughly floss each evening, lingering bacteria in your mouth could cause a build-up of chronic plaque acids. This acidic environment could be exacerbated by frequently consuming acidic beverages. If it persists, your tooth enamel could start to suffer… Read more »

A Few Notes Pertaining to Mouth Guards

If you wish for an additional layer of protection to keep your teeth safe from oral accidents and injuries, consider wearing a mouth guard. Mouth guards are highly effective at protecting your smile from damage that can occur. Three common types of mouth guards are customized mouth guards, boil and bite mouthguards, and stock guards…. Read more »

Dentures Replace Teeth and Save Smiles

Sometimes, accidents, tooth decay, or other oral emergencies cause you to lose teeth. Whatever the reason for your missing teeth, dentures are a great option for filling in your smile! There are two types of dentures, partial and complete. Complete dentures are what most people think of: they replace all of your teeth and attach… Read more »