Test Your Bleeding Gums Knowledge Here

It’s important to know all you need to know about bleeding gums. This is because the knowledge can help you take the proper steps in helping and caring for your smile. So, our dentist, Dr. Larry Hemby, encourages you to test your knowledge about bleeding gums (and hopefully learn something... Read more »

Could Something in Your Life Be Causing Gingivitis?

Does it seem like you get gingivitis a lot? There could be factors in your life that can increase your chances of developing gingivitis, which is a kind of periodontal disease. Gingivitis can typically be detected by gums that are red or swollen, could be tender and may bleed easily.... Read more »

Show Yourself A New Smile With Dental Bridges

If you wish to improve your smile in the future, always assess any risk factors that may be present, as well as eliminate any forms of damage that currently exist. Restorations are extremely beneficial for providing you the smile you need. Most importantly, always have a complete smile so if... Read more »

Potential Problems for Pregnant People’s Teeth

Pregnancy can be one of the most joyous times in your life, but did you know that pregnancy can affect your teeth? While your hormone levels are changing, your dietary habits could also vary. Combined, these changes could lead to dental problems in your mouth. For those of you who... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Replace Multiple Teeth

If you have lost several teeth, you can choose from many options for dental restorations to replace the oral functions you have lost along with your teeth. The most popular choices for replacing a few teeth in a single area of your smile are a dental bridge or dentures. If... Read more »

The Answers to Common Questions About Dental X-Rays

Do you have questions about dental X-rays? If so, our dentists, Drs. Hemby and Williams, are more than happy to help you. The more you know about dental X-rays, the better. In fact, it can help you feel more comfortable in the office while we’re taking the pictures of your... Read more »

Smile Therapy: Halitosis Risk Factor Detection

Are you aware of the risk factors of halitosis and what you need to do to prevent it? Halitosis, also known as bad breath, is commonly caused by bacteria in your mouth producing foul odors. Thus, foul odors are often the key indication that halitosis is present. However, halitosis is... Read more »

Reclaim Your Full Smile With a Dental Bridge

Losing a tooth to oral injury or disease can tremendously impact your life, and not in a positive way. Teeth provide you with the ability to chew, as well as use proper speech and maintain your facial shape. When a tooth is lost, it can result in decreased self-confidence and... Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Dental Crowns

How would you classify your oral health? Do you have any teeth that are damaged or worn down? Have you visited your dentist recently for an examination or checkup? If you do require additional tooth restorations, speak with your dentist about the possibility of a dental crown. Dental crowns are... Read more »

Improve the Care of Your Smile with Dental Damage Prevention

  It is important to always stop and take the time to assess your oral health care and any oral health risks that are present. There are numerous causes in our world that can lead to dental damage and even more that can result in blunt trauma or oral accidents... Read more »