Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

When you brush your teeth, do you ever notice your gums bleeding? What about when you floss? In most cases, gums that bleed easily are warning signs of gingivitis, the first stage of gum disease. This is a chronic condition that can cause inflammation, irritation and eventually lead to the loss of teeth. Fortunately, with… Read more »

Lighten Up Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry!

Lighten Up Your Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

Do you feel embarrassed when you smile for photos, and even resort to smirks when taking selfies, all because of staining of your smile? Discoloration can cause smiles to look prematurely aged, and certainly contributes to dental insecurities. Sadly, it is incredibly common, since the teeth’s enamel is porous. Over time, many foods and drinks… Read more »

Does Your Smile Need Dental Treatment?

Is It Time for Dental Treatment?

When was the last time you visited the dentist for a cleaning? Was your only phone attached to a wall? Were postage stamps still being sold for less than a quarter? Many adults postpone regular preventive visits, either because of anxiety about seeing the dentist, or simply because their smiles seem “healthy enough”. Sadly, over… Read more »