Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

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.... 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... Read more »

The Scoop on the Magic of Cosmetic Dentistry

Have you heard the scoop on the magic of cosmetic dentistry? If not, then you have come to the right dental blog! Cosmetic dentistry is a favorite branch of dentistry that has swept our nation leaving beautiful, flawless smiles left in its wake. To help you understand more about cosmetic... Read more »

Travel This Summer With Your Oral Hygiene Kit

If you want to have a healthy smile for your summer pictures, then remember your oral hygiene kit when you travel. Your smile says a lot about you. So, this summer, why not have a beautiful, healthy smile to go with your travel plans? Our dentist, Dr. Leslie Richmond, cares... Read more »

Is it Time to See the Dentist?

Is it time for an appointment with Dr. Leslie Richmond? If you said no, maybe you need to think again. Most everyone knows that you should see your dentist at least twice a year for regular cleanings and exams. However, depending on your age and oral health, the dentist may... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Dental Bond

A dental bond is an excellent way to repair minor damage to your teeth. Bonds can repair minor chips and fractures in your teeth, as well as correct coloration issues and improve the shape of your teeth. A dental bond can be applied in a single, painless visit. Dental bonds... Read more »