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 »

Dental Accident: What to Do When You Cut Your Gums

Accidents happen, and everyone will have to handle an injury of some sort or another in their lifetimes. Being prepared to take care of an oral emergency will make it less stressful for you or the unfortunate victim you are helping. Cuts that occur on the gum tissue happen less... Read more »

The Function of Composite Dental Fillings

Did you know that every tooth in your smile performs a unique function and has its own needs? For example, because your molars and premolars take on most of the pressure of chewing, they need to maintain their durability. If cavities develop on these back teeth, Dr. Bradley Adkins may... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Teeth Whitening Treatments

To help improve the appearance of your smile, the treatment known as teeth whitening can ensure stains and discolorations can be eliminated. With in-office teeth whitening treatments such using gels and whitening trays, the look of your smile can be drastically improved. If you are looking to improve your smile,... Read more »

Pediatric Dentistry Facts

Pediatric dentistry is an area of dentistry that helps young patients maintain and achieve the strong and healthy smiles they need and deserve. This branch of dentistry specializes in primary and comprehensive preventive and therapeutic oral healthcare for infants and children through their teen years. It also specializes in treating... Read more »

The Crowning Glory of Dental Crowns Many Purposes

The crowning glory of dental crowns has many purposes when it comes to your oral health and smile. In fact, dental crowns have been proven to be successful at improving your oral health and the appearance of a tooth. Dental crowns are used for many reasons in the field of... Read more »