Gingivitis deals with inflammation of the gums, or gingiva, and often arises from unchecked dental plaque, including harmful oral bacteria that builds upon the tissues around your teeth, in particular around the gum line, causing inflammation of the gums. While gingivitis can happen to anyone, it is typically mild as the early stage of gum disease. But, over time, if... read more »VIEW POST
If you have gone through the experience of getting dental implants and you finally feel great about your smile, we are so happy for you! Dental implants are an exceptionally popular tooth restoration option with all the modern dental technology like laser dentistry making their success possible. Thanks to your dental implants, you can once again show off your full... read more »VIEW POST
Dental emergencies tend to be scary and nerve-wracking, and especially during a global pandemic where people are scared of being in crowded, close quarters. But you will do better if you remember that everything will be okay and that it's essential to stay calm when you're in the middle of the situation. Of course, being prepared can help take the... read more »VIEW POST
Choosing an exceptional dentist and taking good care of your teeth and gums is no joke. The state of your smile depends on your daily efforts and who you choose as a dentist to round out those efforts. We want you to know that our Exceptional Dentistry team is always ready to help you create the smile you have always... read more »VIEW POST
These days we are seeing people raving about the use of charcoal toothpaste to clean their teeth, much like their ancestors did (ancient ones going waaaaay back). Currently a popular trend, charcoal toothpaste has a reputation for binding itself to bacteria, tartar, tooth stains and even viruses to keep your smile healthy. As a toothpaste, it uses activated charcoal in... read more »VIEW POST
Here's a word you might never have heard before - Stomatology. It's a medical discipline involving the study of the mouth and its disorders. Stomatology is actually an evolution of the words "Dentistry" or "Odontology" and is called oral medicine in some countries. Stomatology is usually centered around nonsurgical management of oral-systemic diseases, oral mucosal lesions, and other conditions in... read more »VIEW POST
According to The American Dental Association, everyone should be flossing at least once a day and brushing twice, yet people often neglect this part of their daily oral hygiene routine. If you are one of them, think about it this way; would you only brush your top teeth and ignore your bottom teeth? Flossing is what we do to get... read more »VIEW POST
Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you when you meet. A nice smile helps you connect with others, and even releases hormones to elevate your mood. However, when your smile is not one that you feel confident about, you likely won't feel like smiling, and instead, you may unconsciously avoid it or even cover your... read more »VIEW POST
Having good oral health is a catalyst for having an enjoyable life. Some people don't realize the impact that oral health can have. But it's a pretty big deal. If you're a regular around here, then you probably know by now that gum disease impacts your overall health. Gum disease is linked to heart disease, type 2 diabetes, respiratory disease,... read more »VIEW POST
If you have ever had something stuck in your teeth or gums, you know how annoying or painful it can be (plus it doesn't look so great). There are specific ways you should go about removing stuck food particles so that you don't hurt your teeth and gums in the process. Food particles can get stuck when you're enjoying that... read more »VIEW POST
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