Entries by Michael

Why you shouldn’t wait to treat a cavity

Most adults can confidently say that they have had at least one cavity in their lives. Sometimes, cavities happen. Unfortunately, because they sometimes do not initially hurt or present with any major sensitivity, cavities can often be overlooked until they become more severe in nature. What Is a Cavity? A small hole in the tooth […]

Can dentures be supported with dental implants?

When the topic of conversation in a dentist’s office is dentures, many patients assume that their only option is a complete denture that rests on gums and can be removed on a whim. Fortunately, for many who need dentures, there is a more permanent solution: implant-supported dentures. What are Implant-Supported Dentures? Unlike a regular denture […]

The best treatment options for a gummy smile

A “gummy smile,” also known as excessive gingival display, is a common dental complaint that is seen more often in women than in men. It is the result of a disproportionate ratio of gum tissue to teeth. When someone with excessive gingival display smiles, an above average amount of gum tissue is seen above the […]