Archive for November, 2009

Sleep Apnea

Do you snore regularly, gasp for air, have restless sleep, or trouble concentrating during the day?  Are you generally irritable and not sleeping enough?  If so, you may be suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Snoring is the sound of partially obstructed breathing during sleep.  While snoring can be harmless, it can be a sign […]

News and Special Offers

Special Offer Knowing that the holiday party, family functions, and numerous social gatherings are right around the corner, our office is having a special tooth  whitening promotion.  We have had great successs with the combination in office and home whitening procedure that we employ.  Give yourself the Smile you always wanted.  Call our office for […]

Dental Sealants

What  Are Dental Sealants? A sealant is a plastic coating that is bonded to the biting surface of the back molars.  The plastic material bonds in to the numerous  pits and fissures located on the chewing surface of the back teeth.  The sealant creates a smooth surface on the tooth, protecting the tooth from accumulating […]

Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)

Facts about Bruxism Approximtely 15% of people have a habit of grinding their teeth or clenching their jaws.  This occurs mostly at night while asleep and in most cases is painless, and usually goes undetected  until someone in the home hears the grinding noise or the dentist diagnoses the condition on clinical exam. Causes of […]

Tooth Whitening

Tooth whitening today is a non invasive, safe, and easy way in which to enhance your smile.  A dentist supervised whitening treatment is the most effective method for obtaining whiter teeth.  There are several whitening processes available today, our office uses a combination of in office and  home treatments. After an initial oral exam to […]