We Are Open – Safety is Our Top Priority!
We’ve reopened in accordance with CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly resume seeing our patients for regular dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.
Gum inflammation (gingivitis) is common; many people develop it at some point in their lives. If you notice that your gums are red and swollen, or they are bleeding when you brush your teeth, contact our dental practice today. Bleeding gums are not normal, but about 50 percent of adults over age 30 have them, according to the National Institutes…Continue reading
What Qualifies as a Dental Emergency in Florida? There’s a very wide range of oral health issues that can be considered a dental emergency. Most oral health professionals recommend seeing an emergency dentist if you’re feeling severe pain that’s affecting your ability to sleep or perform everyday activities and isn’t relieved by over-the-counter pain medicine. Another emergency situation is when…Continue reading
6 DIY Teeth Whitening Hacks That Could Be Harming Your Teeth—and the Solution That Will Leave You Smiling
6 DIY Teeth Whitening Hacks That Could Be Harming Your Teeth—and the Solution That Will Leave You Smiling Why Seeing a Dentist for a Professional Teeth Whitening Is Always the Right Choice When it comes to your dental health, you should always trust a dentist over a DIY teeth-whitening article you found on Pinterest. Your dentist knows you and your…Continue reading
Are you grinding your teeth at night? Teeth grinding, also called bruxism, is a common problem that can affect adults and children at any age. Symptoms usually occur at night while you sleep. Rhythmic contractions of your jaw muscles cause your teeth to be held tightly together. You may even experience symptoms when you’re awake. Unconscious clenching of the teeth…Continue reading
Braces aren’t just for teens anymore. Many people are now seeking adult braces to obtain a perfect smile and a healthier bite. The principles of orthodontics are the same for both adults and teens, but special considerations must be made for older patients. Previous dental work can make it more difficult to obtain dramatic results, but the fact that the…Continue reading
If dental imperfections have made you insecure, discover how cosmetic dentistry veneers can help you feel good about your smile. Review their pros and cons to see if they’re right for your teeth. The Attractive Appeal of Cosmetic Dentistry Veneers Dental veneers are thin, tooth-colored shells of either porcelain or resin that are placed over the front of teeth to…Continue reading
Do you know about your wisdom teeth and why you may need them removed? Find out more about these teeth to prevent future pain and problems. What are Wisdom Teeth? Your wisdom teeth are your upper and lower third molars. These teeth got their name because they tend to appear when a person is old enough to have earned a…Continue reading
As you age, you may worry and wonder about dental care problems. To get answers to your questions, check out this expert advice. What does it mean when my teeth feel very sensitive to hot and cold temperatures? This is a very common condition called tooth sensitivity. It occurs when your gums begin to recede, which exposes the tooth’s sensitive…Continue reading
Sick of suffering in silence and shame because you’re missing teeth? Discover why a dental implant may be the best bet to restore your smile. See why patients and dentists prefer this tooth replacement option. Understand the Demand for Dental Implants According to tooth replacement experts, a dental implant offers people with missing teeth a permanent smile solution. A dental…Continue reading
Many people choose to enhance the look of their smile by getting dental veneers. If you’ve been considering this option, find answers to all of your questions. What are cosmetic dentistry veneers? A veneer is a very thin layer of porcelain that is placed over a tooth’s surface to help improve the appearance of your smile. They can be applied…Continue reading