Dentures Can Give You a Full Set of Teeth

Dentures, also known as “fake teeth,” are a great way to restore a set of teeth if lost to accident or gum disease. In fact, dentures have been a popular form of restoration for over a decade. Yet, surprisingly, there are many lesser-known facts about dentures, which is why our dentist, Dr. Denise M. Walthour… Read more »

Oral Health for the New Age: Sleep Apnea Detection and Treatments

Your smile often requires several forms of examinations and care beyond keeping your teeth clean from microscopic damage in the form of bacteria and germs. In several instances, there may be an oral health condition that is occurring that is putting not only your smile at risk but also your health, which could include sleep… Read more »

Simple Tips for Maintaining a Professionally Whitened Smile

Significant dental stains that saturate your tooth enamel can leave you feeling self-conscious when you smile. This prompts some people to hide their smiles, If you have been struggling to deal with stained teeth or other cosmetic imperfections, you should consider scheduling an appointment with our doctor, Dr. Denise M. Walthour. The doctor may recommend… Read more »

Types of Dental Sedation: Oral Sedation

There are several types of sedation that your dentist can administer for various levels of discomfort and pain relief. The most recognized is nitrous oxide, also called laughing gas. Depending on the situation and complexity of the surgery, you may also be given anything from a localized shot in the area of operation to deep… Read more »

Tips for Having a Good Oral Health as a Kid

If you’re a parent who wishes the best for your kid, then you probably wonder how you can help them achieve the optimal oral health they deserve. Having a strong and healthy smile is important for the everyday life! To help you help your child have the oral health you want, our dentist, Dr. ,… Read more »

Dental Veneers Help Enhance Your Smile

If you work in an industry that calls for a significant amount of face to face interaction with potential clients and customers, then your appearance likely matters to you. While your clothing and speech certainly factor in customer interactions, your smile’s appearance can also say a lot about you. Individuals with significant dental stains, discolored… Read more »

A Regularly Scheduled Dental Checkup Is Important

The American Dental Association provides a series of informational resources, guidelines, and recommendations to help people maintain a healthy mouth. This includes advocating a routine dental checkup, performed by a professional dentist like Dr. Denise M. Walthour every six months. This important appointment typically starts with a thorough dental cleaning performed by one of ’s… Read more »

Oral Health Keys: Bruxism

Are you aware of common signs and symptoms of bruxism, and which ones can be treated, and which ones require the aid of a dentist? If you are unsure about how to care for bruxism, it is always important to visit your dentist for a complete oral examination and a list of treatment guidelines to… Read more »

What Are the Differences of Composite and Amalgam Dental Fillings?

If you’re about to repair a decayed tooth with a dental filling but you’re not sure if you should use an amalgam or composite filling, then our dental team is here to help. First of all, your dentist, Dr. , will choose which filling will be best for your smile after discussing your options with… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Bad Breath

Bad breath is a condition of the mouth that isn’t something to worry too much about. It’s often caused by poor oral hygiene, an infection in the mouth, unhealthy habits, and odorous foods you consume. Sometimes bad breath can be a symptom of health issues, like dry mouth, respiratory tract infections, and systemic diseases. To… Read more »