4 Tips That Will Help Seniors Maintain a Healthy Smile

If you are one who thinks tooth loss is inevitable with age, we’re happy to tell you that is not the case. Tooth loss only occurs when you do not take proper care of your smile, and we are here to tell you exactly how to prevent this dental issue. If you do the following… Read more »

How to Maintain the Proper Condition of a Dental Implant

Dental implants are strong and successful restorations that improve the health and appearance of your smile. However, they have the potential to become damaged and worn if you do not take proper care of them. So, it’s very important that you do everything you can to care for your dental implant as much as possible,… Read more »

What is Dental Plaque?

Dental plaque is the sticky, tooth-colored film that clings to the surfaces of your teeth and makes them feel a bit fuzzy. You can generally see the plaque if you scrape the surfaces of your teeth with your fingernail. The slimy, white stuff on your finger is called plaque, and it is a dangerous substance… Read more »

The Awesome Benefits of Dental Implants

I’m always sad to find out that some people believe they’ll simply never be able to enjoy the confidence that comes from having a beautiful smile. But I’m happy to tell them the good news: In most cases, there are treatment options available for restoring smiles! And one of the most effective solutions happens to… Read more »

Flossing Is Important for Gum Health

Chances are you’ve walked out of my office or some other dental office after being told that you’re not flossing enough. You might have even sat in your car and wondered how I can even tell if you’ve run a waxed piece of string between your teeth on a daily basis! Now, my husband, Jay,… Read more »

The Valuable Benefits of Dental Veneers

Is there anything about your smile that you’d like to change? Do you wish you could cover strains, brighten your smile or close gaps in your teeth? Fortunately, there are several treatments that can address each of these problems, such as dental crowns, teeth-whitening or even caps. But there is another option that can address… Read more »

Have You Considered Sedation for Your Next Dental Visit?

Does the idea of visiting a dentist’s office make you feel nervous or uneasy? Don’t worry. We understand perfectly. My staff and I all get to be dental patients, too, from time to time! To help you feel more comfortable when you visit our office, we are happy to offer sedation dentistry. This may be… Read more »

Could Chewing Gum Help to Protect Your Smile?

When you look for your next toothpaste or mouthwash or toothbrush, do you ever look for the American Dental Association’s Seal of Approval? If not, you may want to consider it. The ADA Seal of Approval constitutes a positive evaluation for dental-related products’ safety and effectiveness. In other words, it’s the ADA’s assurance that a… Read more »

Dental Implants Can Help to Restore Awesome Smiles

I want all my patients to know that even if you’ve had to part with one or more of your natural teeth, we can still restore your smile and help you to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. Here at Awesome Smiles Dental Center, we have helped so many patients smile just as they once did through… Read more »

Would You Like a Mint?

It’s not uncommon to have a colleague or a co-worker pull out a mint and offer it to those nearby. It’s just the nice thing to do, right? Or maybe there’s another reason why the mint is being offered to you! Chronic halitosis (or bad breath) can become a key symptom associated with gum disease… Read more »