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The following example Q&A information highlights inquiries others have made about dentistry and oral health issues. If you have any other questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please call! We look forward to hearing from you.

  • tooth brushingQ: What should I do if I have bad breath?

  • A: Bad breath (halitosis) can be an unpleasant and embarrassing condition. more...

  • Q: What can I do to prevent bad breath?

  • A: Practice good oral hygiene – Brush at least twice a day with an ADA approved fluoride toothpaste and toothbrush. more...

  • Q: How often should I brush and floss?

  • A: Brushing and flossing help control the plaque and bacteria that cause dental disease. more...

  • Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?

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  • A: Brushing our teeth removes food particles, plaque, and bacteria from all tooth surfaces, except more...

  • Q: How often should I have a dental exam and preventive care appointment?

  • A: You should have your teeth checked and a preventive care appointment at least twice a year, though your dentist or dental hygienist may recommend more frequent visits. Regular dental exams and preventive visits are essential in reducing dental problems and maintaining the health of your teeth and gums.  more...

  • Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

  • A: Four out of five people have periodontal disease and don’t know it!  Most people are not aware of it because the disease is usually painless in the early stages.  more...

  • Q: How can cosmetic dentistry help improve the appearance of my smile?

  • A: If you’re feeling somewhat self-conscious about your teeth, or just want to improve your smile, cosmetic dental treatments may be the answer to a more beautiful, confident smile. more...

  • Q: What are veneers and how can they improve my smile?

    A: veneers are very thin shells of tooth-shaped porcelain that are individually crafted to cover the fronts of teeth.  They are very durable and will not stain, making them a very popular solution for those seeking to restore or enhance the beauty of their smile. more...

  • Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

  • A: Since teeth whitening has now become the number one aesthetic concern of many patients, there are many products and methods available to achieve a brighter smile.more...

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