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 »

Facts on the Different Stages of Gum Disease

Gum disease has two different stages, and our dentist, Dr. Michael J. Conway, would like to tell you all about them. The more you know about gum disease, the better chance you have of preventing it and treating it when necessary. This is very important because gum disease is a... Read more »

Cleaning Your Teeth During Orthodontic Treatment

Good dental hygiene is imperative, particularly if you are wearing braces. Dental hygiene during orthodontic treatment can prevent issues like cavities under the brackets and discoloration. To ensure that you or your child are cleaning your braces and teeth properly, Dr. Michael J. Conway and our team are happy to... Read more »

Tips for Preventing Tooth Decay

We would all love to prevent cavities, but this can be easier said than done. Maybe you don’t know where to start when maintaining your dental health. To aid you in your quest, Dr. Michael J. Conway and our team are happy to offer some general guidelines. Consistent Dental Hygiene... Read more »

Understanding Dental Bridges

Have you heard about all the benefits that can be had by making sure you have a complete dental profile? A complete smile consists of making sure that every tooth that is supposed to be in your mouth is. Even if for any reason you have teeth extracted or have... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: The Benefits of Straighter Teeth

Are you familiar with the negative effects that can arise in your oral health if you are suffering from malocclusions? Malocclusions, also known as bad bites, refer to misalignments in your smile. If your teeth are out of position, it can negatively affect the visual appearance of your mouth and... Read more »