Regular Check Ups

A beautiful smile is a healthy smile. To keep your teeth at their healthiest, we recommend visiting a hygienist every six months for a thorough cleaning. During your dentistry appointment the hygienist will remove any hardened plaque that has accumulated, which is an important step in preventing Gum Disease. They will then clean your teeth […]

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Gum Disease

Gum disease is the primary cause of adult tooth loss. Also known as periodontal disease, it is a chronic inflammation and infection of the gums and surrounding tissue caused by bacterial plaque. Plaque is a sticky substance that forms on teeth when they are not adequately cleaned. If plaque remains on […]

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Diagnosing TMJ

TMJ is the colloquial abbreviation for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, a group of symptoms that happen when the jaw is not properly aligned. Misaligned jaws can strain the muscles surrounding the joint, which can lead to pain in the head, face, arms, shoulders, and/or back. This condition can cause headaches, sore teeth, numbness or tingling in the arms, popping in the jaw, chipped and broken teeth, and/or pain in the neck and […]

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