The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

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 »

The Signs That Inform You of Sleep Apnea

If you ever question if you have sleep apnea or not, it’s time to find out. When you know you’re a victim of the problem, you can take the proper steps of treating it, which can make your life a whole lot easier. Our dentist, Dr. Mike Choe, encourages you... Read more »

Your Guide to Fluoride

Fluoride is in just about every last bit of dental product you can buy. And it’s all there for one reason - it does an outstanding job of preventing a lot of oral health problems. But do you know what fluoride is? And what it can do for your oral... Read more »

What to Expect When Having Dental Veneers Placed

For those who wish for brighter, more aesthetic smiles, our dentist may recommend veneers. These tooth-colored shells are made to cover the front of teeth with minor cosmetic flaws, like stains or chips. If you choose veneers for your smile, Dr. Mike Choe will first clean the teeth receiving veneers... Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Dental Bridges

The smile of your dreams can be yours if you're willing to take the time to receive the necessary restorations and repairs as needed. Even if you practice effective oral hygiene care by brushing and flossing every day and taking care of your teeth on a daily basis, it is... Read more »

A Dental Checkup Will Detect Developing Oral Health Problems

A consistent oral hygiene routine is often an effective first line of prevention against gum disease, tooth decay and other oral health problems. It consists of remembering to always brush your teeth each morning and evening as well as flossing at least once per day. Maintaining a healthy mouth also... Read more »