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 »

Having a Healthy Lifestyle Can Help You Have a Top-Notch Smile

Our dentist, Dr. Daniel Baird, encourages you to care for your smile regularly. When you hear this, you most likely think you just need to keep up on oral hygiene and attend your dental checkups regularly. While that’s a great first step, you also need to have a healthy lifestyle.... Read more »

Can a Dental Inlay or Onlay Repair Your Tooth?

When one of your molars or premolars develops a large section of tooth decay, it is important to see Dr. Daniel Baird as soon as possible for restorative dentistry before your oral health is compromised. Tooth sensitivity and other signs of a cavity mean it’s time for a visit to... Read more »

How Can I Have a Healthy Spring Smile as an Adult?

If you’re interested in having a top-notch smile this spring, then our dentist, Dr. Daniel Baird, has the tips you need. The more you care for your teeth and gums this season, the better chance you have of preventing dental issues and complications. So, to achieve your smile goals this... Read more »

Staving Off Mouth Sores

While commonplace and generally self-healing, mouth sores can be uncomfortable and sometimes painful. Here is a brief listing of the types and treatments for the common kinds that crop up. Leukoplakia An overgrowth of soft-tissue cells in the mouth that make a whitish, mottled-looking patch in the mouth. This rough... Read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Dentures

Building your dream smile includes correcting any issues that may arise. This includes correcting problems like broken or missing teeth. If you have any missing teeth, it is important to replace them so future oral health ailments do not occur. Not only will a complete smile improve your oral hygiene... Read more »