Root Canal Therapy Has Important Tooth-Saving Powers

If you have heard in the past that root canal therapy is unpleasant and painful, we are glad for the opportunity to address these misconceptions. Root canal therapy has come a long way to become a fairly comfortable procedure that is much better than the pain of a damaged or infected tooth. We shed further light on how root canal... read more »

How to Remember to Floss

Flossing is very important. It helps you have a clean and healthy smile and it also helps you prevent dental issues, like tooth decay and gum disease. If you want the top-notch oral health you deserve, it’s important to floss at least once a day. If you forget to floss, our dentists, Dr. Frederick Stark and Dr. Brad Norden, are... read more »

A Dental Abscess Needs Professional Attention

An untreated cavity will gradually increase in size and severity. Without professional attention the tooth decay can gradually start to penetrate beyond the tooth’s enamel layer to affect the dentin, pulp and root of the tooth. As time goes on the affected tooth will likely become more sensitive and painful. Without professional attention from our dentists, Dr. Frederick Stark and... read more »

Got Dry Mouth? Here Are Your Treatment Options

Dry mouth is a common dental issue that involves the inability to produce the proper amount of saliva. This problem can be dangerous for the smile because without saliva, bacteria, food particles, and other harmful substances won’t be washed away regularly and the acid in the mouth won’t be neutralized. These things can promote dental problems, like tooth decay development.... read more »

Upgrade Your Smile with Dental Crowns

Numerous tooth restorations exist for any dental damage that may arise with your smile. Depending upon your oral health care needs and treatments available to you, a form of dentistry exists to return and restore your smile. However, some treatments are more effective depending on the amount of damage you may have. If you wish to dramatically enhance the look... read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Dental Bridges

  If you would like to enhance your smile, numerous options exist to not only improve the look of your smile but also to restore any lost functions or hindrances that may have arisen. Specifically, if you have any missing or lost teeth, it is important to have them replaced as soon as possible. Otherwise, numerous ailments can set in,... read more »

Protecting Your Smile from Tooth Hazards

To ensure your smile has the greatest chance of success, always exercise caution with the products you consume. Furthermore, never use your mouth for any specific tasks other than which it is assigned. By protective planning and eating a healthy diet, your smile can thrive for the rest of your life. Be careful when drinking soda, sports drinks, or fruit... read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with Halitosis Prevention

  Halitosis, also known as bad breath, can rise to the number of oral health ailments within your body. However, it can also be caused by dietary choices, as well as other oral health infections that may be present in your mouth. In addition, underlying ailments within your body can also contribute to the presence of bad breath. If you... read more »

Facts About Dental Health

Did you know it’s easier to take good care of your smile if you know more about your dental health? Well, it’s true. This is why your dentist, Dr. Frederick Stark and Brad Norden, is happy to teach you a few things every now and then. Today, they would like to teach you about dental health by giving you some... read more »

Oral Health Care Fundamentals: Gum Disease Symptoms

Are you aware of the symptoms of gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an extremely common yet severe oral health condition that arises over a period of many years. Gum disease occurs when the tissues in your gums become infected. Fortunately, it is often easy to detect as there are numerous symptoms that can appear that... read more »