Straight Smiles 101: Invisalign®

  Would you like to promote a healthy smile by adjusting your teeth and gums so that you have straighter teeth through an orthodontic alignment system? If you are, visit your orthodontist to determine if an Invisalign® orthodontic alignment system is right for you. If you have issues with self-esteem or... Read more »

We Can Help Your With Tooth Sensitivity

In essence, tooth sensitivity is feelings of discomfort in your teeth that can be mild or severe, and be triggered by everyday tasks such as eating and drinking. But how can tooth sensitivity be treated? Our dentist and team can help you treat tooth sensitivity and once again enjoy the... Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Can Help Prevent Dental Stains from Worsening

If you were to look at the surfaces of your teeth under a powerful microscope you would likely see minute texture and pores in the tooth enamel. These areas can sometimes trap tiny dark particles that are introduced to your mouth when you consume certain foods, dark beverages, or use... Read more »

Improve Your Oral Health with Dental Floss

  Because brushing alone cannot adequately clean between teeth an interdental cleaning tool will be needed to reach these places. One effective interdental cleaning tool to use is with dental floss or similar flossing material. With the use of dental floss, you can adequately clean between teeth and remove any... Read more »

Fighting Gum Disease with Scaling and Root Planing

When gum disease is in its earliest stages, called gingivitis, it is often painless, and you may not even know that you have it. But if gum disease is left unchecked, it can lead to lost teeth, and problems with your jaw. Your gum disease could result in complications if... Read more »

Maintaining Your Veneers

If you have a chipped, discolored or unevenly spaced tooth, chances are that when you look in the mirror, that is the first thing you notice. And, it may seem like that is the only thing other people notice about you. Let’s be honest, even minor problems with your teeth... Read more »

Bullying: St Augustine Invisalign Used To Stop Bullying

This weeks article, Bullying: Nothing To Smile About, focuses on the American Academy of Orthodontists (AAO) study that showed the number one cause of bullying is a person's smile. That is a powerful study, and the implications are far reaching. Laws have not been enacted to stop bullying and social sites... Read more »

Bullying: St Augustine Dental Implants Can Reduce Bullying

Monday's main article, Bullying: Nothing To Smile About,  focused on the American Academy of Orthodontist (AAO) study that revealed a smile is a primary cause of bullying. They found categories of problems with a smile that can lead to bullying. The second most likely problem is missing teeth, and that will be the focus... Read more »

Bullying: St Augustine Dental Veneers, Zoom Whitening Reduce Bullying

This weeks blogs have focused on an orthodontic study showing that a person's smile is the number one cause for bullying.  Bullying should never be tolerated, but bullying will never stop, even if laws are enacted.  The third most common cause of bullying due to a smile is because of... Read more »

Bullying: Invisalign, Porcelain Veneers and Implants Fix Buck Teeth

This week's article, Bullying: Nothing To Smile About, focused on a study done by the American Academy of Orthodontist (AAO) that found that a peron's smile is a primary reson for bullying.  Bullying, in any form, is unacceptable.  Social pressure is changing the public's view of bullying.  The awarness will eventually create great... Read more »