A Winter-White Smile

Many individuals would like their smile to be whiter than it currently is. If you are one of those people, we can help! There are many options available to you. We’ll address a few, and you can feel free to call us with any questions. There are many different options... Read more »

Find the Right Flossing Method for Your Smile

Cleaning between your teeth requires the right kind of tool, and while your toothbrush is ideal for cleaning tooth surfaces, it can't effectively reach between teeth and gumline. Flossing tools allow you to remove harmful plaque between the teeth which would otherwise cause erosion of tooth enamel. As the enamel... Read more »

The Process of Placing Dental Crowns

When a damaged tooth can no longer sustain viability, the dentist may suggest a dental crown. A crown can restore a tooth’s function – especially useful for molars and incisors, the teeth you typically use for cutting and chewing tough food. Dr. Linda King, DDS can examine your tooth and... Read more »

The Benefits of Mouthwash

Mouthwash is a form of dental cleaner that carries a wide selection of oral health benefits. Depending on your smile’s needs, you’ll want to pick the kind of mouthwash that can safely and effectively help make your smile shine and offer you the oral health care you want. Be wary... Read more »

Oral Health Care Services: Philips Zoom! Whitening

Are you looking for a highly effective and safe treatment for improving the color of your smile? Do you need a quick and easy treatment for removing deep stains and discolorations from your teeth, and whitening your teeth? If so, consider the benefits of a Philips Zoom! tooth whitening system.... Read more »

Straightening Your Teeth With Invisalign® Benefits Your Smile in Multiple Ways

When it comes to an aligned smile, traditionally it was recommended to engage with orthodontics between 11-15 years of age. Of course, it isn't always possible to have orthodontic treatment during those times, and so it is understandable that more and more adults are engaging in orthodontic correction.  The reasons... Read more »

How many teeth do you want to save?

Sometimes patients avoid the dentist out of fear or shame. They have let themselves go to a point where they cannot fathom anyone looking into their mouth and judging the condition of neglect. Finding someone who will not judge but being excited about an opportunity to help another human is... Read more »

Why a “free exam” can cost you

Recently, a patient came to me because he was having trouble eating. He had this sore on his lip that was not going away. He had seen his primary care doctor who had placed him on antibiotics stating that he had sepsis in his lip from a hospital stay. They... Read more »

Back Up Teeth? Why you need a spare set

Have you ever lost your glasses or had to have a new prescription in them? Have you ever dropped your cel phone beyond talking on it? What do you do? With your glasses, hopefully you can go back to a former pair of prescription glasses until you had the new... Read more »

Help – I heard being pregnant makes you lose teeth

Why do pregnant women get decay? Several women have come into my office stating the baby eats the calcium out of your teeth. They state they had perfect teeth until they got pregnant and then they lost one tooth per pregnancy. Is this true? Do people believe this? How can... Read more »