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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

How Long Will Your Toothpaste Last?

We have all had that moment where we looked at that carton of milk and looked at the expiration or sell-by date and wondered if it was still good. People across the country have found a container in their refrigerators at one time or another and tried to figure out how long it has been… Read more »

How Can I Have a Strong and Healthy Smile Over Summer Break?

If you want a strong and healthy smile during summer break, then you have come to the right blog. Our dentists, Dr. Kenneth Lewis and Dr. Chip Lewis, would love to help you enjoy your school-less days and warm summer nights without having to worry about dental problems. To help you have the top-notch summer… Read more »

Teeth Whitening

It’s natural to want a beautiful, sparkling smile. A great smile leads to great confidence, and that in turn can spill over to success in both your professional and personal life. The moment your smile starts to fade, though, your confidence can seemingly follow suit. That’s when you start looking for ways to regain your… Read more »

Caring for Your Smile With Tooth Decay Prevention

Are you familiar with oral health risks associated with tooth decay? Tooth decay is a process in which your tooth enamel is slowly worn down. Your tooth enamel consists of the hard outer layer of your teeth that is designed to protect the inner workings of a tooth, including the root and the pulp. Unfortunately,… Read more »

Dental Upgrade: Wearing a Mouth Guard

Do you currently have a mouth guard, or are you in need of one? Mouth guards are commonly used in situations where individuals have the potential to suffer from oral accidents or injuries. These situations typically include contact sports and other physical activities. If you are wondering if you need a mouth guard, come visit… Read more »

Bring Out Your Best Smile with Dry Mouth Prevention

Are you aware of the dangers of dry mouth? Dry mouth is a condition in which your body does not manufacture enough saliva. Saliva is a naturally occurring substance in your mouth which is essential for proper oral health care. If your mouth is not producing enough saliva, you will be at risk for several… Read more »

Smile Renovations: Dental Floss

How much do you know about dental floss? Even though it is something you should use every day, many people know surprisingly little about it. In addition, many people may be flossing incorrectly or not enough. If you have any questions about what products to use, speak with your dentist for suggestions. Try to use… Read more »

The Key to a Great Smile with the Causes of Halitosis

Keeping a smile safe from the risks of bad breath requires numerous oral health treatments. Not only should you make sure that you are effectively cleaning your smile every day, but you will also need to assess your oral health and determine if any underlying ailments or illnesses are present. To this end, bad breath… Read more »