Denture Adhesive Can Provide Superior Hold

Partial and complete dentures are designed to fit firmly with the existing periodontal structure. The custom fit helps hold the unit comfortably in your mouth while you speak and chew food. Yet as time passes the underlying bone structure in your jaw can gradually start to change. At first this... Read more »

Show Yourself A New Smile With Protection Against Dental Erosion

Several risk factors are often linked to a downturn in your oral health in regard to the microscopic damage that can occur to your teeth and gums. One of the most significant risks to your teeth and gums is due to dental erosion. Dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion,... Read more »

Show Your Smile Off With After a Teeth-Whitening Treatment

Are you embarrassed about the color of your teeth? If so, then a teeth-whitening treatment may be right for you! After a teeth-whitening treatment, you will be proud to show off your smile to all you see! Teeth-whitening treatments are simple and can vastly improve the color of your teeth.... Read more »

Brushing Your Tongue Helps With Bad Breath

This may sound a little strange, but brushing your tongue is an important part of your oral health routine. In fact, brushing your tongue can help you beat back bad breath. As you may know, our teeth have pockets where food and bacteria can get stuck. Our tongues have similar... Read more »

Revive Your Smile with These Essential Oral Health Care Tips

If you want the best possible smile, you'll need to make sure that you are practicing the best possible techniques for keeping your smile free of debris and harmful acids. Not only should you be improving your oral hygiene care by brushing and flossing, but you will need to make... Read more »

How to Keep Your Partial Dentures in Tip-Top Shape

It’s important to clean and care for your partial dentures regularly. This is because doing everything you can do to keep your appliance in tip-top shape can help you avoid warping or damaging your appliance and it can even help you replace your missing teeth the way you want for many... Read more »

How to Save a Knocked Out Tooth

If one of your teeth gets knocked out in an accident, take these steps to help you save that tooth and have it reinserted. First, pick up the lost tooth by the crown, the top part of the tooth. Do not pick it up by the roots. Gently wipe off... Read more »

How Can I Have an Attractive Smile for Holiday Parties?

Your holiday parties are right around the corner. If you’re like many people, you wish you had a white and attractive smile to show off during the celebrations. Our dentist, Dr. Lawrence Gerhart, understands the way you feel and would like to help you. Fortunately, there are things you can... Read more »

A Key to Oral Health Success: Dental Floss

  When the time comes to assess your oral health care, it is essential to always make a checklist of everything you are doing with your brushing and flossing techniques. If there is one area of your oral health care that may be lacking, it typically arises with your cleaning... Read more »

Why Are Dental Crowns So Common?

We are pleased to offer several types of dental restorations--dental crowns included. A dental crown is a cap shaped like a tooth that can restore the size, shape, strength, and overall look of a damaged tooth. Our dentist is pleased to offer cosmetic dental crowns, which are very popular due... Read more »