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Should I Replace my Missing Tooth?

If you’ve lost a tooth, it can be a bit scary wondering what your options may be. But one thing is for certain. If you don’t replace it, you may eventually experience some potentially serious physical consequences. Having a missing tooth can lead to long-term problems inside and outside your mouth. For example, over time, […]

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What Is Dry Mouth and How Do I Treat It?

With the colder weather comes drier air, particularly in our homes. Our furnaces tend to dry out the air we breathe, potentially making issues like dry mouth worse. Dry mouth occurs when your salivary glands don’t produce sufficient saliva to keep your mouth moist. Dry mouth can be a side effect of certain medical conditions, […]

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Effects of Vaping on Your Oral Health

Since this has been in the news a lot lately, many people have become more and more aware of the dangers associated with vaping, the popular alternative to smoking tobacco. We’ve heard that vaping has been associated with increased risk of heart attack, stroke and heart disease. But what effect does vaping have on your […]

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The benefits of composite dental fillings

In the past, dentists would have to use metals as the material for dental fillings. While this was fine to an extent, it could possibly create an unnatural appearance in the tooth. This may not be ideal if the filling needs to be placed toward the front of your mouth. What is a composite dental […]

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