Your Child’s Tooth Is A Strange Color? Finding The Cause & Treatment Options

As a parent, it can be extremely alarming to notice that one of your child's "pearly whites" is suddenly a color that is not-so-white. While children's teeth can stain temporarily from the foods they eat and beverages they drink, you know that foods and drinks don't cause one tooth (or several) to change color and stay that way. It can be difficult to find out what happened from a young child just learning to talk or an older child who just doesn't remember, so here is a guide to what may have caused your child's tooth to change color, what to do about it, and how to prevent future discolorations in their baby and permanent teeth. Read More 

Dispelling Two Common Myths About Root Canal Procedures

When it comes to dental procedures, root canals are often the most dreaded of all for many patients. Root canal procedures are commonly characterized as painful ordeals that could last for hours on end. However, the reality behind root canals is usually much different than what's commonly portrayed in the media. While there are plenty of myths surrounding root canal treatment, the following focuses on the two most prevalent myths. Read More 

5 Teeth Whitening Considerations For Coffee & Latte Lovers

Many people cannot make it through a morning without their coffee fix. While a jolt of caffeine may help start the work day, regular consumption of coffee, lattes and other bean-based products can lead to tooth staining. Instead of letting your teeth look like the bottom of a mug, professional cosmetic dentistry can help make your teeth look pearly white again. When choosing teeth whitening, there are many options for your mouth. Read More 

Cold Winter Weather And Your Teeth: What You Should Know

Cold weather can have an affect on your body. It can affect your heart, bones, skin and your immune system. But many people don't realize that cold outside temperatures can also have an affect on their teeth. This is more common with people who are outside for prolonged periods of time when it is cold, such as runners or roofers. If you were unaware that cold temperatures could impact your teeth, you may have many questions swirling around in your mind right now. Read More 

3 Reasons A Vampire – Or A Mortal – Should Seek Cosmetic Dentistry

Being a vampire has its rewards and its challenges. When it comes to survival, vampires need nice, functional, sharp incisors so they don't go hungry. However, sometimes it is those same pointy teeth that cause problems. While you may be as mortal as they come, this is one area in which you might relate to the mythical. And if you do, the solutions for these 3 major problems are worth looking into. Read More