Oral Piercing Dangers

Are you considering getting an oral piercing? If so, our dentists, Dr. David Sudimack and Dr. Drew Marketto, encourage you to think twice. Oral piercings can damage your smile in more ways than you might realize. In fact, they can be quite a danger to your teeth and gums. Some dangers of oral piercings include:… Read more »

Content Smiles: Bruxism

When assessing your oral health care, it’s always a good idea to determine if an underlying condition is present while you sleep. Various visual clues may indicate that you are suffering from an oral health ailment at night such as bruxism. Bruxism is a condition in which you grind and gnash your teeth as you… Read more »

Easy Sources of Fluoride Intake

When your teeth are regularly exposed to bacteria and acidic food, they can be stripped of valuable minerals that keep the tooth enamel, and therefore your smile, protected against tooth decay. One of these important minerals is fluoride, which your smile needs in sufficient amounts to remain resistant to harmful dental acids, bacteria, and plaque… Read more »

The Secret to Getting Kids to Brush Their Teeth

Nighttime can be tough for parents, especially with smaller children who don’t like to brush their teeth. Getting your child to brush their teeth (and brush them well) can feel impossible, especially after a hard day. But, helping your kids brush their teeth doesn’t have to be a painful experience. Use these tips to make… Read more »

All About Same-Day Crowns

When you come into to restore a worn-down, broken, or even unattractive tooth, then your , Dr. , might recommend a dental crown. A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cap that replaces your tooth enamel and restores the health and function of your tooth. Traditionally, a dental crown is made in a dental lab over… Read more »

A Dental Veneer May Benefit Your Cracked Tooth

If you are familiar with dental veneers, you probably know that these cosmetic shells bond to weakened or misshapen teeth to improve the health and appearance of your smile. Dental veneers are used for many reasons, including correcting crooked teeth, whitening your smile, and closing gaps between teeth. One important benefit of dental veneers is… Read more »

The History of Toothpaste

Have you ever wondered how toothpaste came to be? The history of toothpaste goes back for thousands of years. Our dentist and team in , , are excited to share some fun toothpaste facts with you! Way back in 5000 BC, before the toothbrush was even invented, it is believed that the Egyptians started using… Read more »

Smile Brighter Today with Philips® Zoom WhiteSpeed®!

Philips® Zoom WhiteSpeed® is one of the best available options to brighten your smile in a quick and easy process! It takes care of discolored, stained, or dull-looking teeth. Highly recommended by dentists, its safety, speed, and effectiveness create the experience you desire to get your brightest smile in less time than it takes to… Read more »

How Do I Take Care of My Toothbrush?

Toothbrush care is vital for good oral health. Your toothbrush is your tool for a healthy, happy smile, and should be treated well. Here are some things to remember as you strive to do so. First, remember that toothbrushes should be replaced every 3-4 months. This will help keep your mouth clean, as bacteria are… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Oral Health Care

Are you taking the time to oversee effective oral health care? Caring for your teeth is of the utmost importance to ensure you do not submit to the effects of oral health conditions such as gum disease and tooth decay. The best smiles are possible with oral health care. Facts about oral health care include:… Read more »