What Is a Deep Cleaning?

woman discussing deep cleaning with the dentist Most dental patients come into the office twice a year for a teeth cleaning. However, some patients are told that they need to get a deep cleaning instead, and that they need to see us more often than twice a year.Read More

Your Step-by-Step Guide to Teeth Whitening at the Dentist

woman having her teeth whitened at the dentist The professional teeth whitening process starts with a consultation with your dentist. Not everyone is a good candidate for teeth whitening, which is why you want to talk to a dentist before you have it done.Read More

How Dental Implants Were Invented

history of dental implants Perhaps the earliest example of dental implants were seashells found in the jaw of an ancient Mayan skeleton from 1,300 years ago. Read More

What Are Tooth Fillings Made Of? (Hint: Not Frosting!)

man wonders what dental fillings are made of Ask anyone over the age of 40 and they'll tell you that getting a dental filling used to mean adding a gleam of metal to your mouth. Recently, modern dentistry has adopted new high-tech materials that imitate the look of natural teethRead More

How Long to Dental Implants Last?

With dental implants becoming a more and more popular solution to replace missing teeth, it's fair to ask: how long do dental implants last? The short answer is that dental implants can last a lifetime. Here's the long answer.Read More