Take Care of Your Teeth with Cavity Prevention Treatments

Are you at risk for dental erosion? If so, it means you are susceptible to cavities. If left untreated, you can develop infections that lead to tooth loss. Thus, it is essential to make sure you're taking the necessary steps to ensure cavity prevention is present in your everyday life.... Read more »

Almonds are a Tooth-healthy Snack

Do you enjoy snacking on almonds? If so, we’ve got some awesome news for you! Almonds are an awesome, tooth-healthy snack. Here are some reasons we’ve put together explaining why almonds are so awesome for your teeth and what you can do to allow them to help boost your oral... Read more »

Flossing: Don’t Skip This Vital Habit for a Healthier Smile

Flossing between your teeth once a day is vital for a healthy smile free from plaque and oral debris between the teeth and gums. Along with brushing twice a day for two minutes, as recommended by the American Dental Association—lowers your risk of gum disease and tooth decay harming your... Read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Cosmetic Dentistry

If you would like to improve your oral health through a smile makeover, a tooth restoration or replacement via cosmetic dentistry is in order. Cosmetic dentistry functions to drastically improve your smile for the look you desire. In many situations, tooth prosthetics and restorations that are used can cosmetically enhance... Read more »

Fixing the Front Using Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are thin but durable, ceramic shells bonded to the front part of the tooth. They can improve your smile by covering unsightly issues or damaged teeth. Smiling adds to your attractiveness and is how you present yourself to others. So, if you have issues with your smile, porcelain... Read more »

Oral Health Care Fundamentals: Mouthwash

As the holiday season kicks off, make sure your oral health care prevention and treatment plans are well-established. If you haven't already done so, make sure to select a mouthwash product that can protect your teeth and gums this holiday season. The two most common kinds of mouthwash products you... Read more »

Halloween Guidelines: Dental Abrasion and Candy

One of the biggest concerns individuals need to worry about during the Halloween season is dental abrasion. Dental abrasion occurs due to a wearing down of your tooth enamel to the point that cavities and decay have occurred. It is important to make sure you're taking this time to take... Read more »

What to Know about Medication and Your Oral Health

Some medications can have a bad impact on your oral health. That’s why it’s crucial to tell Dr. Gloria Pipkin and our expert dental staff about your medical history and current medications. It can also be extremely valuable to weigh the side effect of your medication alongside its primary function.... Read more »