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Spring Means Blooms, Sunshine & Oral Cancer Screenings


April is oral cancer awareness month. While not as delightful as the other signs of spring – blooming trees and longer days – a focus on early detection is a beautiful thing. While oral cancer (oral cavity and oropharynx cancers collectively) accounts for almost 3% of all cancers diagnosed annually in the United States, it [...]

Spring Means Blooms, Sunshine & Oral Cancer Screenings2021-04-28T17:11:47+00:00

Teeth Whitening FAQ’s


Teeth Whitening FAQ's What determines the color of my teeth? The color of teeth is caused by two different things: #1 the pigments in the teeth from when they were formed #2 the extrinsic pigments that over time penetrate the tooth Over time these different pigments can join together causing teeth to appear darker and [...]

Teeth Whitening FAQ’s2021-04-13T19:36:55+00:00

When is Drinking 4 Cups of Coffee Better for your Teeth than 1?


When is Drinking 4 Cups of Coffee Better for your Teeth than 1? When we were kids, we were told that candy or sugar causes cavities. While not incorrect, this explanation falls short of the true explanation and understanding of what really causes cavities. It’s the sugar (the carbohydrates) from the candy that feed the [...]

When is Drinking 4 Cups of Coffee Better for your Teeth than 1?2021-04-13T19:31:37+00:00

What Exactly is a Cavity?


What Exactly Is A Cavity? A cavity is literally a hole in a tooth. A tooth is composed of different layers. The outermost layer, the enamel, being the hardest structure in your entire body. For the damage to the tooth to be considered a cavity and require treatment from a dentist, the hole needs to [...]

What Exactly is a Cavity?2021-04-13T19:27:16+00:00



Orthodontic Relapse and Invisalign My teeth were straight, but not anymore. Does this scenario sound familiar? You had braces when you were younger. You struggled though all the difficulty of having brackets and wires in your mouth: food caught in your wires, loose wire ends poking your cheeks and lips, figuring out how to effectively [...]