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 might also take into account... Read more »

Jaw and Facial Pain Treatments

Are you suffering from jaw and facial pain and are you aware of what is potentially causing it? Jaw and facial pain can continue to occur when you have discomfort in and around your ear, pain when biting down, headaches, or tenderness with your jaw. Unfortunately, several risks can lead to jaw and facial pain,… Read more »

Flossing Tools for Your Smile

Are you using the right tools for your smile? Did you know you have options when it comes to choosing a dental floss to clean your teeth properly? Yes, it’s true! Flossing is an essential step to the path of positive oral health care. If you neglect to floss your teeth correctly, you can usher… Read more »

How Did Ancient People Have Healthy Teeth Without Brushing and Fluoride?

Did you know that people of the ancient past rarely had cavities or any dental health problems? And yet, they didn’t brush their teeth, have fluoride products, or the massive dental health industry that we do today. So what gives? More than likely, you’re engaged in a daily dental hygiene ritual that has become so… Read more »

Help! My Partner Snores Every Night

If you share a bed with someone who snores every night, this can be a frequent irritation that causes you to have poor sleep and strains your relationship. It can also be the result of an undiagnosed medical condition. We are pleased to offer custom snoring treatment to address the source and help you and… Read more »

Learning More About Plaque

Caring for your smile includes making sure that it is always free of bacteria and plaque. Because plaque consists of debris and bacteria in your mouth that can collect over time, you will need to ensure you have effective oral hygiene routines and improved diet selections to minimize the risk of substances in your mouth… Read more »

Blaze a New Path to Oral Health Success with Toothache Prevention

Are you suffering from a toothache and are unsure that they are even present? You may be having pain in your mouth but are simply dismissing it when you should be caring for it immediately. If toothaches are left untreated, they can lead to serious infections that extend beyond a tooth and into the surrounding… Read more »

The Connection Between Grinding Teeth and Sleep Apnea

Do you get up in the morning exhausted? If this is the case, and you also experience sore jaw muscles or sensitive teeth, your body might be telling you that you have bruxism—meaning you grind your teeth in the night. This condition has been affiliated with many other health problems, but the most prevalent connection… Read more »

Mouthguards Protect Your Teeth

Unfortunately, most sports do not require mouthguards for safe play. Yet, so much pain and suffering would be alleviated if more did. Everyone should agree that protecting the teeth and keeping them where they belong, in the mouth, is the happiest outcome. The most common injuries that happen to those who don’t wear mouthguards are… Read more »

The Reasons Why Dental Checkups Are Important

If you’re curious to know why dental checkups are important, then our dentists, Drs. Borgmeyer and Borgmeyer, are happy to help you. Dental checkups are vital for a strong and successful oral health and smile. To help you understand why, they are happy to list the reasons here: -Dental cleanings remove plaque and tartar from… Read more »