Blog Articles

What Is a Sinus Lift and Why Might I Need It?

Are you considering dental implants and want to know about what procedures you may need along the way? Perhaps you’re curious about what a maxillofacial surgeon can help you with. Discover more about details and the various functions of sinus lifts today.

Nov 4th, 2019
5 Warning Signs of TMJ

Do you have pain, tenderness, or clicking in your jaw? Are you dreading meal times because it hurts to chew? These signs could indicate a temporomandibular disorder (TMJ). Learn more about TMJ and what to watch for.

Oct 16th, 2019
How Can PRP Therapy Help Your Teeth?

It sounds like a medical procedure that’s too good to be true, but platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy really does work as advertised. Now, it’s being put to use by dentists across the country.

Sep 1st, 2019
Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth

Missing a tooth may seem like an aesthetic concern, but leaving it untreated can actually lead to serious problems. Learn more about your options when it comes to missing teeth.

Aug 1st, 2019
3 Reasons You Might Prefer Dental Implants Over Dentures

With so many options available to replace missing teeth, how do you know which one is best for you? There are a number of advantages to these tooth replacement options, but here are three reasons why you might prefer dental implants over dentures.

Jun 12th, 2019
5 Bad Habits That Can Ruin Your Teeth This Summer

Soda and snow cones might help you keep cool when it’s hot out, but they’re not the best news for your teeth. Discover why reaching for treats like these is among the bad habits that could damage your teeth this summer.

May 6th, 2019
Common Signs Of Oral Cancer You Should Be Aware Of

Oral cancer can be life-threatening if it isn’t identified and treated early. Regular dental checkups are essential, but learn to recognize the early signs of oral cancer to further protect yourself.

Jan 11th, 2019
Your Headache May Be TMJ

Tension headaches are a nuisance, and you may attribute them to stress or fatigue. But sometimes headaches can be caused by TMJ.

Oct 18th, 2018
How We Use PRP to Speed Bone Graft Healing

While dental implants are the new standard for lost tooth replacement, the procedure can take months, particularly if you require bone grafts to rebuild lost jaw tissue. Platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP) is an exciting technique to speed healing.

Aug 24th, 2018
Does Everyone Need Their Wisdom Teeth Removed?

If it seems like everyone you know has had their wisdom teeth removed -- except you -- you may wondering if you’ll need to eventually. Wisdom teeth can cause unnecessary problems, and there are several reasons your dentist may recommend removal.

Jul 25th, 2018