Dental Implants Can Replace a Tooth

Did you know, dental implants can restore a lost tooth? If you find yourself in need of a dental implant and you’re not sure if they are right for you, our staff here at in , , is happy to work with you to find the right course of treatment for you. Dental implants can… Read more »

The Future of Laser Dentistry Is Bright

The future of laser dentistry is bright. Laser dentistry has been in use for active dental treatments for over two decades and continues to be used for more services every year. Lasers have not yet been adopted by the FDA, but it has been proven to be highly effective with a multitude of dental procedures…. Read more »

Your Oral Health and Chewing Gum

You may already know that there are quite a few things you should do if you’d like to enjoy a healthy smile. For example, you may know that you should be careful with sugary foods. You may think gum something you should avoid, but did you know that chewing gum actually offers a number of… Read more »

How We Treat Periodontal Disease

At , we use many different techniques to treat periodontal disease. Treatment may vary with the severity of the infection, but control and reversal (where possible) are the goals of any treatment. Treatments may include deep cleaning, scaling and root planning, laser treatment, medications, bone/tissue grafts, tissue regeneration, tissue stimulation and flap surgery. Periodontal disease… Read more »

A Tooth with a Large, Old Filling Might Need a New Crown

If you’ve had a large cavity repaired by a large filling, it was intended to last for many years. Yet, no filling can last forever and large fillings are more likely to have an issue with the passage of time. This is even more likely to befall you if you’ve struggled to maintain good oral… Read more »

Time Versus Your Teeth

Do you ever wonder about the effects that time has on your teeth? Unfortunately, as with every other part of our body, our teeth can wear out over time. However, there are plenty of methods and oral health treatments you can employ to ensure your teeth will remain strong and last a lifetime. The most… Read more »

Is Cosmetic Dentistry For You?

Cosmetic dentistry is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways for people to improve their appearance. There are lots of options to improving a person’s smile that cosmetic dentistry offers. If you’re looking to reshape your gum line to fill in spaces, have a teeth whitening treatment, or looking to replace missing teeth, the… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Is Meant to Be a Protective Measure

A dental crown restoration performed at typically includes two distinct phases. The first step involves preparing the tooth by removing the tooth enamel layer. This creates an abutment that will later anchor the crown. Dr. Lance W. Huthwaite will then secure a hard, plastic cap, which is called a temporary crown, to protect it. If… Read more »

Want to Treat Your Periodontal Disease? Scaling and Root Planing is a Great Option

We all know that a lack of brushing and flossing on a daily basis can lead to cavities. In some cases, the lack of care can eventually cause the need for a person to have dentures. There are also a few other conditions that are not as widely discussed. One of these is periodontal disease…. Read more »

A Custom Partial Can Replace the Function of Your Multiple Missing Teeth

Untreated tooth decay can cause a myriad of problems with the function of your mouth. If you would like to restore your ability to chew food without the use of invasive dental work, your dentist, Dr. , might recommend custom fitting you for a removable partial denture. This is essentially an abbreviated form of removable… Read more »