Patient Library

Crowns - Crowns can restore tooth shape, structure, strength, and function. Many materials are used for crowns, so how can you know which is best?

Composite Resins - If cavities or dark fillings in your teeth keep you from smiling, consider composite resin fillings. By maintaining your natural tooth color with composite resin fillings, you can smile with confidence.

Teeth Whitening - Popular, safe, and effective, teeth whitening can makeover your image in a couple of visits. If you want a reason to smile, consider in-office professional teeth whitening for a brighter smile.

Veneers - If you want to put the sparkle back in your smile, consider veneers. Chipped, cracked, or discolored teeth can be effectively masked with veneers or laminates. Boost your self-confidence and enhance your appearance with veneers because you deserve a reason to smile!

Brushing - You probably brush daily, and you may even floss your teeth, but did you know that proper dental homecare can protect you from pain, cavities, and potential overall health problems, including cardiovascular disease and stroke?

Flossing - You may not realize that even when your mouth is clean, bacteria lurk in the warm, damp cave, growing and eating incessantly. An extra two or three minutes spent flossing each day can give you a huge advantage in the war against those bad bacteria.

Adult Tooth Decay - There is a common and stealthy enemy that knows precisely how to destroy your enamel: tooth decay. Adults have much to be concerned about with tooth decay, for many reasons.

Gum Disease - It hides in your mouth, destroying gum tissue and teeth, and it can lead to strokes, heart attacks, and pregnancy complications. Don’t think it’s your problem? Conservative estimates report that up to 80 percent of the population unknowingly has gum disease in some form.

Oral Cancer - Oral cancer, which claims the lives of 8,000 Americans each year, is painless, sneaky, and often undetected until it has spread to the neck and lymph nodes. If oral cancer is detected in the early stage, patients are more likely to survive. Our office screens for oral cancer at every examination.

Dental Implants - If you’re missing one or more teeth, dental implants will improve your smile and your lifestyle. Dental implants look, feel, and function like strong, natural teeth because of a titanium anchor attached to the jawbone.

Amalgam Wedge Effect - Amalgam fillings, also called “silver fillings” or mercury fillings, can be destructive of healthy tooth structure. Learn how these common fillings can be damaging, and ways to preserve valuable tooth structure.

Dental Photography - Dental Photography is an integral part of modern dental care. We are able to record your initial level of dental health or disease. From that base point, we can record progress towards ideal dental health.

Headaches - The FDA has approved non-pharmaceutical treatment for the reduction in intensity and frequency of migrain headaches. This therapy can changes lives.

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