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 »

Invisalign® and Why It Is Needed

If you are suffering from a misalignment or bad bite and are in need of a tooth straightening treatment, consider the benefits that Invisalign® has to offer. Invisalign is a terrific orthodontic system designed to straighten teeth with a clear aligner system that is entirely customizable and highly effective at discreetly fixing teeth and comfortably… Read more »

The Simple Procedure of Dental Bonding

Dental bonding may at first seem like an intimidating procedure, but it is in fact one of the simplest methods used by dentists to fix a small flaw in your smile. Whether it’s a small stain, discoloration, decay, or some other small flaw you want fixed, speak to our staff here in , , about… Read more »

Fun Facts about Brushing Your Teeth

Are you aware that you can dramatically improve your oral health care just by improving how you brush your teeth? Usually, you should be brushing your teeth twice a day, every day, although brushing will not be effective if you are not doing the job correctly. To enhance your tooth brushing tactics, consider the following:… Read more »

Beat Bad Breath With Better Oral Hygiene

Bad breath seems to come at the worst times: in a meeting, on a date, or when you’re meeting a new person. The good news is that you can stop bad breath in its tracks with some good oral hygiene habits. Brush your teeth twice per day. The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends brushing your… Read more »

A Tooth That Has Lost a Filling Might Need a Crown Restoration

Fillings are either bonded or cemented securely to the surrounding tooth enamel, to repair a small area of tooth decay or minor dental fracture. With the gradual passage of time and any inconsistencies in your oral hygiene habits, this once strong bond can start to weaken. Sometimes when this happens you might notice a change… Read more »

A Missing Tooth Can Often Be Restored in Your Mouth by a Bridge

Missing a tooth due to severe decay, avulsion or a treatment-based extraction can lead to any number of different oral health complications. While you might be able to adapt to the decreased ability to chew, it can also impact your physical appearance and even cause you to slur your speech. Since each tooth depends on… Read more »

Are You Thinking about Getting Dentures?

For those who have lost most or all of their permanent teeth, Drs. Albrecht, Albrecht, and Richards may recommend dentures in , . The purpose of dentures is to restore missing teeth and the surrounding tissues. The two types of dentures are complete dentures and partial dentures. Our dental professional may suggest complete dentures if… Read more »