What Are Teeth Made Of?

Did you know the human tooth contains the most mineralized substance in the body? Teeth are made up of multiple layers including the enamel, the dentin, the cementum and the pulp. Each individual layer has an important function, and problems with one section can snowball into problems in the whole tooth. While teeth may look […]

Tooth-Friendly Desserts

While eating healthy is great for your teeth and body, every once and a while we need to reward ourselves with some sweet dessert. The words “sugar free” may not sound like the yummiest part of dessert, you’d be amazed at how many healthy sweets there are which don’t contain cavity-causing sugar. Not only that, […]

When Dental Crowns Make Sense

Crowns are the best option to extend the life of a natural tooth and can delay removal of a tooth as well as the use of an implant for years. While they require a greater investment than composite fillings, they are an excellent long-term solution that requires much less maintenance from your dentist. Because of […]

Good Flossing Habits

Flossing – if you’re like most people, flossing is on a nagging list of things you know you should be doing regularly, but just don’t seem to get around to. It’s right up there with your other shameful neglects, like exercising, making your bed, and calling your mother.