A Complete Guide to Children's Dental Health

2 Herbal Rinses To Help Protect Your Permanent Crown From Coronal Leakage

A permanent crown is often installed after your temporary crown is removed. The permanent crown is installed using dental adhesive which is a lot more durable and long lasting than the cement that is used to adhere a temporary crown. Even though the permanent crown may be more durable and stable, it can still result […]

The Dos And Don’ts Of A Successful And Pain-Free Recovery Period After Oral Surgery

As the day of your oral surgery appointment approaches, it is important that you talk with a doctor, like Peak Family Dentistry & Orthodontics, to make sure that you are clear on your after-care instructions. Also, you should check out these dos and don’ts to ensure that you have a successful and pain-free oral surgery recovery […]

Want Whiter Teeth? Consider These Options

Many people are able to keep their smile white and looking great by regularly having their teeth whitened. However, if you have discoloration to your teeth that is caused from genetics, medication or certain dental issues then teeth whitening may not help you. In this case, you will need to go to greater lengths to […]

Adult Braces And Happy Hour

In the past, getting braces as an adult was almost unheard of. However, now with advances in technology, adult braces are becoming more common than ever. With things like clear braces and invisalign, adults are able to get the straight smiles of their dreams without the process being as obvious as it was in the […]

Pros And Cons Of No-Drill And Traditional Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are a versatile cosmetic dentistry tool suitable for applications ranging from covering cracks or chips to resizing overly large or small teeth. Traditional veneers involve filing away at the exterior of the tooth so that the veneer cap can be bonded to the front surface of the natural tooth. If the idea of […]

Tobacco Products Put Your Oral Health At Risk

Smoking isn’t only bad for your lungs, it’s bad for your dental health. You don’t have to be a cigarette smoker to be at risk for a number of dental problems. Smoking cigars and pipes can be just as bad when it comes to oral health problems. Smokeless tobacco products are no safer. Therefore, it […]

3 Conditions That Can Cause Denture Pain

While it is considered normal to experience minor discomfort when wearing new dentures, persistent, long-term pain needs to be evaluated by your dentist. In most cases, mild denture pain will resolve after the individual gets used to wearing them. If you experience pain while wearing your dentures that fails to improve after a few days, […]

4 Things You Need To Know About Tobacco-Associated Keratosis

Tobacco-associated keratosis, also known as smokeless tobacco keratosis, is an oral condition that is associated with the use of smokeless tobacco, like chewing tobacco or snuff. Here are four things that you need to know about this condition. What are the signs of tobacco-associated keratosis? The main sign of tobacco-associated keratosis is the development of […]

3 Tips For Helping Kids Overcome Their Fear Of The Dentist

Do you dread taking your child to the dentist? Does the process of getting your child into the chair take longer than the actual dentist appointment? If your child is like most children and expresses a fear of visiting the family dentist, don’t worry; there are ways to help him or her. Listed below are […]

Bridge Or Partial Dentures: Tips For Choosing The Best Dental Replacement For You

A tooth lost to decay or trauma needs to be replaced to prevent bite issues, keep jawbone and gums healthy, and to improve your self-confidence. There are several dental replacement options available but two of the more affordable and time efficient options are dental bridges and partial dentures. How do you decide what dental replacement […]