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 »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Dispelling Dental Health Myths

We may only now be realizing how much our dental health can impact our overall health in various ways. You might have spent a significant amount of time building up a wellness routine for yourself to help keep yourself healthy, preparing each defense like a king or queen in a... Read more »

A Cosmetic Restoration Might Call for a Porcelain Dental Crown

A tooth that has been affected by minor physical or cosmetic imperfection can often leave the individual feeling self-conscious about their smile. While a single tooth with discolored enamel might be functionally sound, it could still be cosmetically unappealing. If you have an unattractive tooth that appears when you smile,... Read more »

Simple Tips to Help Prevent Chipped Teeth

Chipped teeth and dental fractures can cause discomfort and tooth sensitivity issues. Even if the affected tooth doesn’t give you any trouble the damaged tooth enamel could eventually lead to the formation of a severe cavity that requires invasive treatment. After treating the chipped tooth with a dental filling or... Read more »

The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions About TMJ

If you’re like many others, you probably have questions about the TMJ disorder, which is also called the temporomandibular joint disorder. This is common because it can be quite the confusing problem. Our dentists, Dr. DeLoach and Dr. Dargel, are happy to help you know more about this disorder as... Read more »

Dental Exams: What Should You Expect?

Can you remember when you last went to the dentist? Do you think you might be you delaying making an appointment because you don’t know what to expect? It is recommended that you visit a dentist every six months to look for signs of problems before they become even bigger.... Read more »

Replenish Your Smile With Brushing and Flossing

How do you rank your oral health care? Make sure that you're taking time out of your day to focus on your oral health. This includes establishing safe and effective prevention plans to keep your teeth from failing. Furthermore, make sure you establish an effective oral hygiene routine that consists... Read more »

The Baseball Behaviors to Avoid if You Want a Healthy Smile

Our dentists, Drs. Deloach and Dargel, want you to have the healthiest smile possible. You deserve it! Unfortunately, there are things involved in the sport of baseball that can negatively affect your teeth and gums. If you’re not careful, they can alter the health and condition of your smile. It’s... Read more »