If You Lose a Filling the Tooth Enamel Might Need to Be Restored by a Crown

Fillings made from gold, amalgam, porcelain or resin composite are designed to repair a modest sized cavity. While they are intended to last for a long time, they rarely last forever. When a filling is lost, it often does not leave behind enough healthy enamel to mount a new filling. In a case like this,… Read more »

What You Should Know About Vegetarian Diets and Teeth

You probably know that a diet can affect your health. Similarly, you probably know that a diet can affect your teeth—but do you know what a vegetarian diet could do to your teeth? Unfortunately, a vegetarian diet can lack some of the nutrition you need, which could eventually harm your teeth or gums. However, if… Read more »

Routine Dental Visits

While brushing and flossing your teeth every day is very important to your oral health, it is also vital that you visit your dentist regularly. Dr. Cox, Dr. Manegold, and our team recommend that you come in for a professional dental cleaning in , , at least once every six months. These appointments allow our… Read more »

Exploring the Teeth Whitening Products or Procedures to Meet Your Whitening Goals

There are several dark foods and beverages that can slowly penetrate the microscopic pores in your tooth enamel, causing your teeth to become deeply stained. Stained teeth can leave you self-conscious about your smile and wanting to explore your whitening options. You should always consult with before starting any new whitening program. Our highly trained… Read more »

Preventing Cavities by Mitigating These Factors

Preventing cavities plays a big role in having a healthy smile, but there are risk factors that can increase the chances of cavities. Today, we are going to be looking at those risk factors, giving you an idea of what you can do to help mindfully mitigate these factors, and hopefully giving you something to… Read more »