What to Do With a Knocked-Out Tooth

Sometimes, no matter how careful you are in spots, activities or around the house, accidents can happen. A slip or a fall or even a traffic accident can result in an avulsed or knocked-out tooth. A knocked out tooth can be a traumatic experience, since there can be pain, blood and panic. You may be wondering if the tooth can... read more »

Your Heart Needs a Healthy Smile

Heart disease has been linked to your oral health. If you neglect your oral health, you could be setting your smile up for severe problems in your body. Keeping a healthy smile is essential for your overall health. That is why it is crucial for you to know your heart needs a healthy smile. Our dentists, Dr. Josh Gosnell and... read more »

Oral Health Advantages: Storing Your Toothbrush

Caring for your toothbrush often depends on a myriad of factors. Always take the time to assess your oral health and everything you can do to enhance your toothbrush care. This includes where you store your toothbrush, how you store your toothbrush, and what contamination prevention methods you are employing. As long as you continually care for your toothbrush properly... read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Dental Bonding

One specialized field of dentistry, known as cosmetic dentistry, features procedures that can dramatically enhance the look of your teeth. Furthermore, most of these procedures can also help restore functions to teeth as well. If you have suffered any surface damage to teeth, or have any irregularities around them out that you wish to conceal, a dental bonding treatment can... read more »

Why You Should Brighten Your Smile With In-Office Teeth Whitening

Are you considering brightening your smile with in-office teeth whitening? If so, our dentists Dr. Flores, Dr. Kelley, Dr. Gosnell, and Dr. Turner, are happy to tell you why that’s a great option for achieving the smile you want. There are many benefits to in-office teeth whitening, like: -In-office teeth whitening can give you better results compared to options available... read more »

Shed Some Light on Cavity Prevention Treatments

To keep your smile safe to last for the rest of your life, it is important to make sure you're taking the necessary cavity prevention plans and employing them properly. Due to the fact harmful acids can lead to dental erosion, always keep your smile clean and remove any food debris that may be left after meals. You can do... read more »

The Causes of a Cracked Tooth

When you notice a cracked tooth when you’re getting ready in the morning or brushing your teeth at night, you probably ask yourself how that happened. You might not remember the cause or you might remember it clearly. Either way, it’s best to contact your dentist, Dr. Diego Flores, so the crack doesn’t get worse. Unfortunately, there are many things... read more »

A Better Smile Awaits You with a CEREC® Crown

Dental crowns are caps placed to protect broken or damaged teeth. If one of your teeth is in need of a dental crown, there is no better choice than CEREC®. Here are some of its amazing benefits: - CEREC dental crowns can be shaped and installed in a single day, avoiding the need for two dental visits and a temporary... read more »

Do You Want The Flu or a Root Canal?

A survey a few years back had an interesting result. 78 percent of the people contacted by the American Association of Endodontists said that they would rather have a root canal than the flu. Slowly but surely, the bad reputation attached to the procedure known as the root canal seems to be disappearing. And it’s a good thing, too. While... read more »

Replacing Missing Teeth With a Bridge

Replacing the missing teeth in your smile has multiple benefits. Having a full set of teeth improves your appearance and your ability to eat and speak. Without a full smile, plaque and bacteria have extra places in your mouth to accumulate, which causes gum disease and more lost teeth. Additionally, if you have gaps in your smile, your remaining teeth... read more »