Pregnancy: Take Care of Your Teeth Too

Were you aware that pregnancy can affect your teeth? With your hormone levels shifting, your dietary habits may also change. Both of these changes could lead to dental problems developing in your mouth. Today, we will provide advice for those who experience tooth sensitivity, cavities or dry mouth. Tooth Sensitivity During your pregnancy if certain… Read more »

Tooth Fairy Helps

When a child loses his or her first tooth, it is a major milestone. It means they will start getting their “big-kid” teeth! For parents, this means having their first conversation with the Tooth Fairy. When a child loses a tooth, the Tooth Fairy contacts his or her parents, to create a deal determining how… Read more »

Dental Emergencies: What to Do When Your Child Hits Their Tooth

If your child has hit their tooth, then it’s important to properly handle the situation and care for your child’s smile. The way you do these things can affect the restoration of the smile. Our dentist, Dr. Hawkins, is happy to help you help your child by encouraging you to do these things in the… Read more »

Smile Therapy: Caring for Your Smile

Are you caring for your smile the best as you could? Many individuals wrongly assume that they could simply brush and floss your teeth daily and be protected from all issues that arise. Although it does play a key role in keeping your smile clean, there are numerous other things you could be doing to… Read more »

A Dental Crown Can Beautify an Unattractive Tooth

The presence of an unattractive tooth can overshadow your smile’s natural beauty and affect your self-esteem and self-confidence, causing you to feel embarrassment about your smile. If you struggle with an unattractive tooth, we invite you to consider receiving a dental crown, which can easily improve your smile. We are happy to provide a breakdown… Read more »

Dentistry Highlights: Dental Bonding

When the time comes, you need to make sure you do everything you can to enhance your smile as best as possible. If you have sustained any damage to a tooth, feel free to take the necessary steps to restore your smile. Our highly specialized team is dedicated to repairing smiles and getting your oral… Read more »

Increase Your Dental Knowledge on Dental Floss

  Never let your oral hygiene get out of control. Even skipping cleaning routines for a few days can potentially allow plaque build-up to manifest and contribute to dental erosion and tooth decay. Thus, it is important that you’re cleaning your teeth actively every single day. To help keep your teeth clean, use brushing and… Read more »

Early Symptoms of a Cavity Calls for Timely Dental Care

Your routine dental checkups at Dr. ’s dental office is designed to clean your teeth while also detecting any early signs of cavities, gum disease, or other oral health problems. Yet there are times when even the most diligent and effective oral hygiene routine simply isn’t sufficient for preventing a cavity from developing in between… Read more »

Your Child’s Dental Sealants Should Be Cleaned Daily

Our dentist may determine that your child’s smile needs to have dental sealants painted onto the biting surfaces of the back teeth to provide a coating of durable plastic resin that blocks the bacteria from plaque and residual food particles. While dental sealants provide additional protection for the biting surface of molars and premolars and… Read more »

Protect Your Smile Long Term With Regular Dental Checkups

One of the most important steps in preventing harmful dental problems such as gum disease and tooth decay is to brush and floss your teeth twice a day. Equally important, though, is visiting the dentist at least twice a year for routine dental checkups to ensure you have good dental health. Dental checkups aim to… Read more »