Lessons Learned from Oral Cancer Awareness Month

By |April 27th, 2017|

Oral cancer is a very serious disease that affects tens of thousands of people every year. In fact, according to the National Cancer Institute, approximately 48,750 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year.

If we delve a little further into that number, we’ll see that it works out to roughly 132 […]

How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush?

By |April 25th, 2017|

Brushing your teeth at least twice a day is an important and necessary part of good dental hygiene and care. Brushing your teeth scrapes off the bacteria and plaque that can lead to cavities and the breakdown of your teeth enamel. When your tooth enamel is compromised, bacteria and plaque can penetrate the dentin and […]

How to Stop a Cavity from Forming

By |March 31st, 2017|

It’s common knowledge that most people dread going to their dentist’s office. We get it! It’s hard to know that you might have a cavity that needs to get drilled and filled. But what processes are you following to ensure cavities stop forming in your teeth? Have you ever thought about what you’re doing now, […]

How Does Drinking Water Effect the Health of Your Mouth?

By |March 28th, 2017|

Our bodies are mostly water, making hydration vital for good health. Just a few of the important roles of water in the body include distributing nutrients, help keeps the blood moving smoothly inside, and keeping the body cooled off. Another important job done by water that many people don’t know about is keeping the mouth […]

Dental Implants are Both Functional and Cosmetic!

By |February 21st, 2017|

Dental implants are one of the most talked about procedures right now in dentistry. Even though they aren’t new, they are changing the dental scene with the opportunities they are providing to patients missing teeth. Dental implants can replace a single missing tooth, a bridge, or traditional dentures. They are ideal because they serve a […]

How Invisible Are Invisible Braces?

By |February 16th, 2017|

Nobody has a perfect mouth, but some require more dental work than others to get them to their ideal look and functionality.

If you’re one of the many patients who have crooked teeth, crowded teeth, misaligned jaws or large gaps between teeth, you’ve likely heard you need braces.

“No, not braces! I’m going to look horrible! I’m […]

Get the Smile Of Your Dreams With The Help of Your Cosmetic Dentist In Scranton!

By |January 27th, 2017|

Are you happy with your smile? Most American can point out some flaw in their smile that they would like to adjust. Some flaws are the result of something out of our control. Others, like yellow, stained teeth can be a result of our own doing.

If you’re interested in someday restoring your teeth, you may […]

7 Things You Should Know About Dental Bonding

By |January 16th, 2017|

If you have a chipped or cracked tooth or your tooth is slightly discolored or decayed, you are likely presented with many options including crowns, veneers and bonding.

Dental bonding is the least expensive option and is the only option that can be done within 30-60 minutes in one office visit.

Before you decide to have the […]

Heard of a Smile Makeover? Learn About the Procedures Involved

By |January 10th, 2017|

One of our favorite things to do in our office is to give someone a full smile makeover. Patients are often surprised at all we can do to fix their smile. Our services range from simple, same day improvements to complete smile makeovers. Here are some of the procedures we do to totally transform a […]

How We Beat the Dentures Stereotype- Modern Dentures

By |January 2nd, 2017|

Dentures have become a stereotypical product for old people and those with terrible teeth. The traditional style is uncomfortable because they tend to be too large or too small. When they are too big, they fall out a lot, smacking while the wearer talks. The alternative of being too small isn’t much better either, pinching […]