Cavity Formation and Chewing Gum

You may be surprised to find out that chewing sugar-free gum can bring a lot of benefits to your mouth health. It’s true! According to numerous studies, chewing sugarless gum for 20 minutes after eating can help prevent cavity formation. These claims may seem a little far-fetched. To clarify: the cavity-fighting does not happen from… Read more »

How to Select the Right Toothbrush

If you’re about to head to the store to purchase a new toothbrush for your oral hygiene routine, then our , Dr. , would like to help you choose the right brush for you, your teeth, and your smile. When you get to the store and search the oral hygiene aisle, it’s best to look… Read more »

Tips That Can Help You Remember Your Dental Appointment

Our dental team works hard to remind you about your upcoming appointments. However, sometimes there is still a chance you’ll forget to visit our office. It’s very important to avoid this so you can keep your smile healthy and strong. So, our , Dr. , encourages you to use these tips to remember your appointments:… Read more »

Achieve a Smile That’s Better Than Ever With Dentures

Compromised teeth can develop from long-term dental problems, including tooth decay, cavities, chronic periodontal disease, and more. Multiple teeth can be lost over time as a result of these issues, changing the function and appearance of your smile, and even affecting your confidence. We want you to enjoy the full function and ideal look of… Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Toothaches

In order to ensure your smile is safe from numerous oral ailments that can occur, it is important to inspect your teeth on a daily basis. If you’re noticing any signs of infections, they must be dealt with immediately. If you suffer from a toothache, which is an infection of an abscessed tooth, it must… Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Tooth Restorations

No matter your age, lifestyle, or dental health, it is possible to restore your teeth. Modern dentistry allows dentists to use complex treatments to save teeth that otherwise would need to be removed. Some highly effective treatments to consider include dental veneers, teeth whitening treatments, dental crowns, and dental fillings. Listed below are a few… Read more »

Seal Out Decay With Sealants

If you are looking for a great way to help prevent decay in your teeth or your child’s teeth, ask our s about dental sealants in , . What are dental sealants? Dental sealants are a thin, plastic coating that is painted onto the chewing surfaces of the back teeth to help thwart tooth decay…. Read more »

Oral Care for Infants

Do you have questions about how to care for your child’s smile? If so, our dentist, Drs. Jessica G. McConnell, DDS & Daniel J. Woolf, DDS, and dental team are here to help you! There are many things you should do to help your child’s little teeth and gums regularly, and we are happy to… Read more »

Introduction to Leukoplakia

Leukoplakia is a dental ailment where thick, white patches fashion on the gums, the tongue, the insides of the cheeks and the bottom of the oral cavity. They cannot be scraped off, and they can sometimes be cancerous. Although there is no consensus as to the cause behind the onset of leukoplakia, a number of… Read more »

Correcting Issues That Arise During Cold and Flu Season

The harvest season comes and goes but once a year. However, your oral health care should be everlasting. No matter the season, you should make sure you continuously brush and floss your teeth. With the fall season coming, you are at a greater risk for numerous sicknesses including colds and the flu. If you happen… Read more »