Dark Beverages Can Contribute to Dental Stains

If you were to look at the surfaces of your teeth under a powerful microscope you would likely notice tiny pores and textures in the tooth enamel. This is an aspect of the mineral nature of your teeth. However, these areas can also collect microscopic dark particles from the foods... Read more »

Toothbrushes: The Things You Didn’t Know

Your toothbrush is a handy tool that can clean your smile and help you prevent dental problems, like tooth decay and gum disease, but you probably already knew that. Today, our dentist, Dr. Michael R. Wiesner, would like to share some details about toothbrushes that you most likely didn’t know.... Read more »

Oral Health Keys: Dental Bonding

If you are seeking an oral health care restoration to improve your smile this holiday season, look no further than dental bonding. Dental bonding treatments are highly effective and designed to safely apply materials, typically resin or porcelain, to the surfaces of your teeth for a better smile. Here are... Read more »

Dentistry Topics for Beginners: Aging and Dental Health

How would you rank your oral health care treatment planning in the last 5 years? Would you say that your healthcare is getting better or getting worse? Often times, individuals tend to find themselves working less and less to maintain their smile as they age. Unfortunately, you need to be... Read more »

Looking for Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is one of the most widespread conditions we treat in our practice. Though multiple patients have dealt with it for years before working with us, we're able to make it much more manageable through education and some tiny recommendations. Read on to discover more about dry mouth. The... Read more »

How to Survive the Holidays with Braces

Finding it hard to survive the holidays without breaking a bracket on yummy goodies? I'd like to share a few foods to avoid, as well as some tasty substitutes to satisfy your sweet tooth! While flavored popcorn is a holiday go-to, instead try some potato chips. You can substitute your... Read more »

There Are Different Ways to Improve Your Smile’s Appearance

Your smile appears in many of your facial expressions. If one or more of the teeth in the front of your mouth has been affected by cosmetic or physical imperfections, it can be noticeable and have a significant impact on your social interactions. In a situation like this, you might... Read more »

Food and Drink Tips When You Have Braces

If you want a top-notch orthodontic journey with braces, then you need to be careful when it comes to your diet. Unfortunately, there are many foods and drinks that can break your appliance, delay your treatment, and cause dental issues, like cavities. So, it’s important to have the proper diet... Read more »

Helping Your Teeth with Chewing Gum

Everyone gets a sweet tooth now and then. There are plenty of ways to enjoy healthy eating, but to be honest, sometimes you just want something sweet. But just because you have a craving, you don’t have to put yourself at risk for cavities. Instead of reaching for candy or... Read more »

Oral Health Care Sedatives: Nitrous Oxide

Have you ever heard of laughing gas? Laughing gas consists of a combination of nitrous oxide and oxygen to produce a gas that is highly effective in dental sedation. Patients suffering from dental anxiety or extreme stress should consider the benefits that nitrous oxide and laughing gas has to offer.... Read more »