You Shouldn’t Delay Seeking Professional Care for a Missing Filling

A dental filling is typically used to repair a tooth that has been attacked by tooth decay or a minor dental fracture. It is often made from either amalgam or composite. As time goes by, the pervasive bacteria living in your mouth can exploit the dental adhesive bonding the filling to the surrounding healthy tooth… Read more »

What You Should Know About Oral Piercings

Are you interested in getting an oral piercing? Do you ever wonder what these piercings could do to your health? In reality, these piercings can actually have a fairly serious impact. Would you be surprised to learn that these piercings could pose serious issues to your oral health? In reality, when you have a piercing… Read more »

How is Your Body Affected by Your Oral Health?

Do you ever worry about the health of your teeth? If so, you probably know that you should brush and floss your teeth regularly. You should also schedule appointments with our team regularly. However, would you be surprised to learn that doing these things can actually benefit your overall health as well? For example, have… Read more »

How Root Canal Therapy Can Save Your Tooth

Do you have a tooth that is causing you pain? Your tooth enamel is a tough substance, in fact, it’s the strongest tissue in the human body. Still, it is also vulnerable to harm. This thin, translucent outer layer covers the layer of dentin and the tooth’s pulp below it. This pulp houses the nerves,… Read more »

Peer Pressure From Your Teenage Friends Can Put Your Smile at Risk

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you did something foolish simply to appease your peers and impress your friends? For most of us, this may be true, but there are consequences. In the world of oral health, peer pressure from your teenage friends can put your smile at risk. Even if you… Read more »

Tips for a Successful Tooth Extraction Recovery

Are you planning on a tooth extraction soon but have not set up a plan for recovery yet? If you have not talked to our dentists yet at about any upcoming tooth extraction you need, do so now to ensure you can prepare yourself with proper habits for recovery. These include what you can do… Read more »

Take Care of Your Braces with These Tips and Tricks

Here at , we understand learning to adjust to a lifestyle of braces can be tricky. That is why our friendly staff wants to provide you with information on caring for your braces, so you can have a successful treatment. By remembering these tips and tricks, you can keep the time you need to wear… Read more »

Facts on Invisalign®

Have you ever heard of Invisalign® and wondered if it was right for you? If so, we have exciting news for you. Our staff here at in , , can give you some facts on Invisalign to help you determine if this treatment could be right for you. Invisalign is a series of thin, clear,… Read more »

Three Reasons to Love Your Healthy Smile

Most folks appreciate their health and work hard to maintain it. But a healthy smile is just as important to your well-being, and since this month we stop to appreciate what we are grateful for, let’s remember to love those healthy smiles. There is good reason to brush and floss every day and have regular… Read more »

Implants Can Help Your Smile

A permanent tooth may be lost because of severe decay or injury. If this happens, you may experience difficulty chewing or speaking normally. Losing a tooth can also mar the appearance of your smile. Never fear! Drs. Reilender and Norden may recommend dental implants in , , which can restore the beauty and functionality of… Read more »