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 »

Dental Tools Needed for Every Home

Every home needs to have the proper dental tools to keep everyone’s smiles in healthy, tip-top shape. By neglecting your oral health, you could be setting yourself at risk for painful and costly conditions in your future. However, by having utilized the proper tools for your oral health, you could... Read more »

How Can I Maintain Top-Notch Dental Implants?

If you’re interested in maintaining strong, reliable, natural-looking and natural-feeling dental implants, then you need to do all you can to keep them in tip-top shape. Even though the restorations are strong and reliable, they can’t fend for themselves. So, our dentists, Drs. Huthwaite and Huthwaite strongly encourage you to do... Read more »

Your Smile and Dental Crowns

Are you familiar with all the benefits that dental crowns can provide for enhancing your smile? If you have ever suffered any damage to broken teeth, you'll want to consider a restoration treatment such as dental crowns to ensure that a tooth can continue to function in the future and... Read more »

Are You Brushing Correctly?

Are you brushing correctly? At first, that may seem like a silly question. After all, you have been brushing your teeth for years, right? At this point it is second nature. And besides, if you are in a hurry to get out the door in the morning, or ready to... Read more »

Dental Crowns Save Smiles

Dental accidents occur from time to time, and it can be frustrating to decide what to do about them. If you have a cracked or chipped tooth, or a tooth with a large cavity, you have a few options available to you. In this post we will talk about a... Read more »

Dental Augmentations: Healthy Foods to Eat

When it comes time to enhance your oral health, make sure you're eating healthy foods. This includes avoiding eating food between meals and during periods of heavy snacking. If you constantly find yourself chowing down on unhealthy sweets and treats, you'll be at an increased risk for tooth decay, plaque... Read more »