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 »

Can Dental Bonding Cover Discolored Teeth?

Are you searching for a way to fix a damaged or discolored tooth? Do you want a more affordable option than some of the other restorations? We would like to tell you about dental bonding, which we can offer our patients, and how it can benefit your smile. We use... Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Tooth Hazard Risk Prevention

Are you aware of common tooth hazard risks in your life? If you are routinely putting your teeth at risk, the chances are you may eventually suffer an oral accident or injury. Because of this, you will need to start assessing risk factors in your life and eliminating and targeting... Read more »

Understanding Hazards in Your Diet

Are you familiar with the potential negative effects that can arise in your mouth due to the links associated with your diet? Several aspects of the foods you eat and the drinks you consume can slowly be wearing down your teeth or even putting you in harm's way of serious... Read more »

Achievements in Dentistry: Mouth Jewelry Risk Prevention

Are you interested in wearing mouth jewelry? If so, are you aware of the risks and issues associated with this choice? Deciding whether you are going to having lip and tongue rings includes also understanding any oral health risks that can come with it. For more information about mouth jewelry,... Read more »

Your Smile Needs A Healthy Diet Too

Did you know, your smile needs a healthy diet too? Well, it’s true! Your diet is a vital role in your oral health, which is why it’s important to think about the foods you eat to keep your smile healthy and bright. Our dentists, Drs. Joseph Kayne and Eric Tidwell with Rock... Read more »

Oral Hygiene Improvements: Endodontics

Are you aware that there is an entire field of dentistry designed to help repair teeth that have suffered severe dental damage? If a tooth has suffered damage to the inner workings of a tooth which is where the pulp lies, normally the tooth would need to be extracted. This... Read more »