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How To Handle Dental Emergencies
added on: July 29, 2023

Dental emergencies can occur unexpectedly, causing pain, discomfort, and anxiety. Knowing how to handle these situations promptly and effectively is crucial to minimize pain, prevent further damage, and ensure timely care. In this comprehensive guide, your dentist in Danville explores common dental emergencies and provides step-by-step instructions on how to handle… Read More…


Why Are Mouthguards Important? 
added on: July 11, 2023

When it comes to protecting our bodies during physical activities, we often prioritize helmets, knee pads, and other protective gear. However, one crucial piece of equipment that is often overlooked, or is considered only necessary for kids, is the mouthguard. In fact, your dentist in Danville would recommend that everyone wears… Read More…


The Benefits of Dental Implants
added on: June 27, 2023

Missing teeth can be uncomfortable and embarrassing, and they can also lead to serious oral health issues. Fortunately, your dentist in Danville can offer several solutions to restore missing teeth, with dental implants being one of the most popular and effective. What are Dental Implants? Dental implants are artificial tooth… Read More…


How to Prevent Tooth Decay
added on: June 15, 2023

Your dentist in Danville believes that prevention is key when it comes to maintaining optimal oral health. Tooth decay is a common problem that can lead to more significant issues if left untreated. But there’s good news. Tooth decay can often be prevented. What is Tooth Decay? Tooth decay occurs when… Read More…


5 Things That Can Harm Teeth
added on: May 25, 2023

If you’re following an excellent oral health routine of brushing and flossing every day and seeing your dentist in Danville twice a year but still find yourself getting cavities, having tooth sensitivity, or needing dental restorations to help fix damaged teeth, other things may be to blame. The truth is, there… Read More…


Does Asthma Affect Oral Health?
added on: May 11, 2023

Asthma affects an estimated 25 million Americans. This lifelong respiratory disease can be found in both kids and adults and can make it hard to breathe, causing wheezing, coughing, and chest tightness. But outside of these scary respiratory symptoms, could asthma also affect oral health? Let’s check in with your… Read More…


Top 4 Dental Problems
added on: April 27, 2023

The truth is, most people will experience at least one dental problem in their lifetime. While all dental problems can range in seriousness, severity, and frequency, there are a few dental conditions that are more common than others. So if your dentist in Danville tells you that you need to have… Read More…


What Does Oral Cancer Look Like?
added on: April 12, 2023

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, a time when healthcare professionals come together to raise awareness of this sometimes deadly condition.Oral cancer isn’t necessarily a death sentence and can often be treated successfully when it’s caught early. Of course, your dentist in Danville wants to do everything we can to… Read More…


50th Anniversary of National Nutrition Month
added on: March 27, 2023

Every March, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics sponsors National Nutrition Month to raise awareness about how eating a well-balanced diet can lower the risk of developing health problems, such as heart disease, diabetes, and obesity. This year, we celebrate our 50th anniversary. But did you know that eating healthy… Read More…


Does Green Beer Turn Your Mouth Green?
added on: March 13, 2023

The luckiest day of the year, St. Patrick’s Day, is almost here, which means we’re about to see a lot of green everywhere, including in your favorite adult beverages. In particular, it’s become a tradition to dye beer green, which is not only festive and fun but can also cause… Read More…


Are Dental Implants Painful? 
added on: February 28, 2023

Dental implants are a permanent solution to replace a missing tooth or several teeth and can be used as an alternative to removable dentures and bridges. However, dental implants do require surgery which can make some patients uneasy, especially when it comes to not knowing if the procedure is painful…. Read More…


What’s The Fastest Way to Get Whiter Teeth? 
added on: February 14, 2023

Nearly everyone strives to have a white smile. In fact, according to research published in the National Library of Medicine, 80% of Americans between the ages 18 and 49 wish that they had whiter teeth. While there are plenty of different ways to whiten teeth, not all of them show… Read More…


Why Dental Checkups Are So Important
added on: January 30, 2023

You’ve heard time and time again about how it’s important it is to see your dentist in Danville every six months for a checkup. But why do we recommend visiting us twice a year? Do you really need dental checkups that often? The short answer is yes, but let’s take a… Read More…


Wisdom Teeth Removal Recovery
added on: January 17, 2023

Your wisdom teeth are the molars farthest back in your mouth, and they are the last ones to erupt. Usually, wisdom teeth show up between the age of 17 and 21, but they can pop up sooner, later, or not at all. Many times your dentist in Danville will recommend having… Read More…


What Causes Ulcers in The Mouth?
added on: December 25, 2022

  If you’re one of the estimated 20% of people who happen to develop mouth ulcers, you know just how uncomfortable and painful they can be. The good news is that ulcers in the mouth tend to go away on their own within about two weeks, are usually harmless, and… Read More…


Tips to Protect Teeth During Illness
added on: December 16, 2022

From sniffles and coughs to sore throats and fevers, there are plenty of telltale signs that cold and flu season is among us. Unfortunately, December through February is typically prime time for a cold or the flu to affect your family, and we’re just now starting to enter that time… Read More…


4 Stages of Gum Disease
added on: November 27, 2022

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a common infection that affects the gum tissue. It’s so common, in fact, that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that nearly half of Americans over the age of 30 have some form of the disease. In the early… Read More…


Can Sinus Pressure Feel Like a Toothache?
added on: November 17, 2022

Allergies can be triggered at any time of the year. In turn, sinuses can be affected, causing discomfort in many different areas. Sinus pressure or a sinus infection can have various symptoms, such as a stuffy nose, pressure in the eyes, discomfort around the cheeks, and tooth pain. But as… Read More…


Can Sinus Pressure Feel Like a Toothache?
added on: November 14, 2022

Allergies can be triggered at any time of the year. In turn, sinuses can be affected, causing discomfort in many different areas. Sinus pressure or a sinus infection can have various symptoms, such as a stuffy nose, pressure in the eyes, discomfort around the cheeks, and tooth pain. But as… Read More…


Is Xylitol Good For Your Teeth? 
added on: October 26, 2022

Sugary sweets can mean bad news for your teeth. But your dentist in Danville wants all of our patients to know that there is a way to enjoy those sweet cravings without all of the damage of sugar.  We’re talking about xylitol, and choosing it over sugar may benefit your oral… Read More…


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