Manual vs. Electric Toothbrush

Dental health experts agree that regular tooth brushing (no matter how high tech or low tech the gadget) and flossing can help prevent tooth decay. Find out which kind of toothbrush, electric or manual, will work best for you.

Jun 13th, 2019
How Can I Prevent A Cavity?

My dentist found a cavity in my tooth. How did this happen? And how can I keep this from happening again?

May 23rd, 2019
What is a Cavity?

The word no one wants to hear at the dentist's office. A CAVITY... A cavity develops when a tooth decays, or breaks down.

May 15th, 2019
Lumineers (Veneers)

Lumineers are digitally designed to be ultra-thin (about as thin as a contact lens), so they can be applied seamlessly over your teeth to deliver a natural looking smile. That’s why Lumineers is the #1 patient-requested veneer system in the world.

May 8th, 2019
Tongue Cancer

Tongue cancer is a form of cancer that begins in the cells of the tongue.

Apr 24th, 2019
Lip Cancer

The lips are a not uncommon, but often overlooked site for nonmelanoma skin cancers. Despite increased awareness that it is usually caused by the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UV) light, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer in their lifetime.

Apr 17th, 2019
Electronic Cigarettes and Your Health

There is no such thing as a healthy tobacco product. Many non-cigarette alternatives are often marketed as healthier alternatives to smoking, but tobacco is harmful to your oral health and overall health.

Apr 11th, 2019
Oral Cancer, What's That?

Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the lips, tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard and soft palate, sinuses, and pharynx (throat), can be life threatening if not diagnosed and treated early.

Apr 4th, 2019
Types of Dental Crowns Available

So the doctor recommended that you need a crown. What does that mean? What type of crown is best for me? Let us explain your options.

Mar 28th, 2019
What is a Perio Chart?

Have you ever gone to the dentist's office for a cleaning appointment and noticed that the dental hygienist or dentist was taking measurements of your gums? Are you curious what all the poking and prodding was all about? Read on for an explanation.

Mar 21st, 2019
Teeth Whitening or Bleaching

Thinking about teeth whitening? Get the facts first. Here are five of the most commonly asked questions about the process.

Mar 8th, 2019
Root Canals: Treatment That Can Save Your Tooth

If you have a severely damaged, decaying tooth or a serious tooth infection (abscess), your general dentist in Evansville, IN may recommend a root canal treatment. Root canals are used to repair and save your tooth instead of removing it.

Feb 26th, 2019