Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Spring Into the Season With Dry Mouth Treatments and Prevention

Are you familiar with complications that can be linked to dry mouth? Dry mouth is a condition in which your body's ability to process saliva has been drastically hindered. Dry mouth can be caused by underlying oral health conditions or even diseases that you may not be aware of. In... Read more »

Is Bruxism Causing Your Jaw Discomfort?

Do you wake up with discomfort in your jaw or on the side of your face? Have you been told you snap your teeth while you sleep? If this sounds like you, you could be experiencing a condition called bruxism. Bruxism is a treatable condition that occurs while you sleep.... Read more »

Plan for Your Smile With Dental Erosion Treatments

If you are not familiar with dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion, it is important to begin to take steps to understand what you can do to keep your smile safe. Being aware of the numerous causes of enamel erosion is essential in order to protect your teeth in... Read more »

A Tooth with a Chipped Biting Surface Needs to Be Treated

The biting surface on each of your teeth takes on a specific shape based on its intended role in your mouth. Front teeth typically have a narrow edge for biting off pieces of hard and tough foods. The large molars and premolars in the back of your mouth tend to... Read more »

Oral Health Damage Control: Dentures

Your best smile often depends on making sure you are ready for any issues that can arise. This includes taking care of any problems, such as tooth replacements or repairs. If you do happen to have any missing teeth, make sure they are replaced with a reliable tooth prosthetic. Modern... Read more »

Dental Sedation Can Help Calm Nerves

Keeping a dentist appointment can be hard, especially if you’ve had negative experiences at the dentist in the past. These can sometimes create dental anxiety. That anxiety can make going to the dentist difficult--even when you know how important regular check-ups are to your continued dental health. Let’s take a... Read more »

Tips to Help You Prepare for Your Dental Appointment

Are you tired of feeling unsettled in the dental chair? If so, our dentist, Dr. Brawley T. Marze Jr., recommends preparing for your appointment beforehand. The more you prepare, the more comfortable you can feel during your visit. So, he would like to help you prepare for your next dental... Read more »