Oral Cancer Screenings

Are you interested in oral cancer screenings? If so, you have come to the right place! Oral cancer is serious and can happen to anyone. That is why understanding the condition can help you recognize it and find it early. Oral cancer screenings take place during your semiannual checkup with your dentists, Drs. McKinley and… Read more »

Are You Properly Protecting Your Toothbrush?

A toothbrush is probably your most important tool in your oral hygiene toolkit. This single item works hard to keep your smile clean and healthy. But it can only do this if you care for it properly, so you will want to keep it clean and in tip top condition. Because a toothbrush brush can harbor… Read more »

Enhance Your Oral Health with CEREC® Crowns

Enhance your oral health with CEREC® crowns. If you are in need of a dental crown treatment, try the astonishing benefits that CEREC dental crowns have to offer. CEREC dental crowns are highly customizable and can be ready to restore the look and function of damaged and broken teeth in as little as a single… Read more »

What Exactly Does Dental Implant Therapy Include?

Have you ever wondered what exactly a dental implant therapy entails? Dental implants are a major tooth replacement treatment option that can give your smile a full makeover. They are permanent replacements to missing teeth that look, act, and function just as well, and in many cases, better than natural teeth. Dental implants are so… Read more »

How to Clean Your Tongue

Would you be surprised to hear that keeping your teeth clean is very important to protecting your oral health?  Did you know that failing to clean your teeth as well, could leave you more susceptible to tooth decay and gum disease? We usually recommend setting up two appointments with us every year to keep your… Read more »

Facts about The American Dental Association

Maybe you’ve noticed the words “ADA: American Dental Association, Accepted” on toothpaste, mouthwash, or another oral care product. Did you know Dr. is actually a member of the American Dental Association? Here are a few facts about this organization: The ADA is the nation’s largest dental association with over 161,000 members. It provides accurate and… Read more »

The Symptoms of Toothpaste Allergies

As you may have heard, there are several things you should do to keep your teeth healthy and strong. For example, you’ve probably heard that brushing and flossing your teeth regularly is important. However, did you know that some toothpaste might actually impact your health? For example, some people are allergic to some ingredients in… Read more »

How to Fight off Gum Disease

One of the more scary issues when it comes to our oral health care is gum disease. Tooth loss and throat cancer are associated gum disease. Even some cases of heart disease are linked to periodontitis. No matter how scary this is, gum disease is one of the most easily preventable diseases adults are currently… Read more »

Floss Away Your Tooth Decay

Did you know that dental floss is often the most overlooked part of a person’s oral hygiene habits? It’s true because people tend to think that brushing their teeth is enough to keep their teeth clean or they simply don’t leave themselves enough time for the extra two minutes of flossing per day that are… Read more »

Take Advantage of Fluoride for a Top-Notch Oral Health

Our dental team wants you to have a strong and healthy smile, but in order to help you achieve that goal, we need to encourage you to keep tooth decay, enamel erosion, and other dental issues away from your chompers. If you do so, you can have the top-notch oral health you deserve. One trick… Read more »