Understand Your Treatment Options for Sensitive Teeth

Do you know your sensitive teeth could be treated? Yes, it’s true! Sensitive teeth is a condition many people struggle with keeping them from enjoying their favorite treats or drinks. Luckily, there are things you can do to help the situation. Our dentist, Dr. Stuart Williams is happy to help... Read more »

The Dangers of Oral Piercings

If you’re considering getting a tongue ring, lip ring or other sort of oral piercing, our dentist, Dr. Stuart Williams, encourages you to think twice. Little did you know, oral piercings can be dangerous for your teeth, gums and smile, which is why he encourages you to avoid getting one.... Read more »

Understanding Cavity Prevention

We are all aware of the risks associated with cavities. Because a cavity is a hole in your tooth enamel, it can lead to severe problems including infections within your mouth and eventual tooth loss. To help limit the effects of cavities, you should implement effective cavity prevention plans which... Read more »

Dental Knowledge Foundation: Plaque

Keeping your mouth safe from the risks of plaque buildup includes always making sure that it is not allowed to sit on your teeth for very long. By establishing effective oral hygiene routines including brushing and flossing daily, you can help minimize the risk that plaque can cause. Furthermore, it... Read more »

Are You Getting Enough Fluoride?

The research that dental professionals have performed on fluoride that it can enhance your tooth enamel strength by enhancing the mineral crystals that make up your smile. There are many ways to receive the amount of fluoride your smile needs to remain healthy. If you are unsure if you are... Read more »

Dental Veneers Might Help Patients Struggling with Chronic Dental Stains

The natural aging process and the consumption of dark foods and beverages can gradually alter the appearance of your tooth enamel. This can leave you with teeth that suffer from an unsightly shade of yellow, gray or brown. A dentist like Dr. Stuart Williams performs a dental bleaching treatment to... Read more »

Caring For Your Dental Bridges

Are you concerned about caring for your dental bridge or bridges? In truth, there is little difference between caring for your bridges and your normal teeth, though a few special items may be required or recommended.   Even with bridges, it is almost always best to follow daily brushing and... Read more »

What You Should Know About Drinking Fluoridated Water

Fluoride can be very beneficial to your tooth enamel in healthy doses. The enamel is your outermost tooth layer that encases and shields your dentin and pulp from bacteria and infection. If the tooth enamel wears down, fluoride exposure can strengthen the weakened areas by repairing the enamel. The 1960s... Read more »

Does a Toothbrush Require Special Cleaning?

Of all the household objects you use on a daily basis that need to be repaired, re-tuned, or cleaned, a toothbrush is not one of them. Toothbrushes are very simple tools, and while they do need some care, there is no special method to clean them. Don’t keep a toothbrush... Read more »

A Secret to Oral Health Success: Gum Disease Risk Factors

Do you know all of the ways to protect your smile from dental damage that can occur? Even though oral accidents or injuries can occur at any time, having a basic plan in place to help protect your smile is a good idea. Furthermore, you should think of ways to... Read more »