Without Professional Intervention, Periodontal Disease Can Progress

Periodontal disease is an easily preventable oral health condition where the natural bacteria in your mouth cause the inflammation of sensitive gum tissues. When residual food particles and plaque are not effectively removed by your daily oral hygiene regimen, they can gradually start to harden into tartar. Once this happens, it can be extremely difficult to remove without a thorough... read more »

The Best Ways to Maintain Your Top-Notch Smile as a Senior

Did you know you can maintain your strong and healthy smile as a senior? Well, it's true! You don't have to lose your teeth as you age. In fact, you don't have to face dentures, dental implants, or dental bridges if you just take good care of your teeth as the time passes. To help you keep your smile in... read more »

Restoring the Full Function of Your Teeth with Dentures

Missing teeth, or teeth that have been compromised by the ravages of chronic gum disease, can severely compromise the full function of your mouth. In addition to impairing your ability to effectively chew food, missing teeth can impact your appearance and affect your speech. In a case like this, your dentist, Dr. Adam Hodges, might recommend restoring the full function... read more »