October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Impeded Oral Function Can Be Prevent with Dental Implant Placement

We encourage you to speak with Dr. Chad Gubler or Dr. Sean Gubler about your options for tooth replacement if you have lost a tooth and need to prevent oral health complications that can affect oral function. Even if the changes in your smile that affect oral function may not... Read more »

Sedation Dentistry 101

These days, it seems like there’s no shortage of new, interesting dental procedures available. One that’s getting used more and more often is sedation dentistry. Surprisingly, not a lot of people are as familiar with this as they should be. Today, we’re going to walk you through what sedation dentistry... Read more »

Short- & Long-Term Solutions to Bad Breath

Everybody hates bad breath, and unfortunately, it’s a common problem. Bad breath can be really embarrassing in both social and professional situations. If you have dragon breath, there are certain short-term and long-term measures you can take. Allow Dr. Chad Gubler and our team to offer some helpful tips for... Read more »

Celebrate Oral Cancer Awareness Month With an Oral Cancer Screening

As April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, our dentists and team would like to provide some helpful information about oral cancer and encourage you to come in for an oral cancer screening. At our office, oral cancer screenings are performed during routine dental appointments. What is oral cancer? Oral cancer... Read more »

A Dental Crown Restoration Could Treat a Misshapen Tooth

Sometimes a permanent tooth can emerge from the gums with a misshapen tooth enamel layer or at a slightly imperfect angle. Not only can this leave you feeling self-conscious about the appearance of your mouth it can also lead to problems with dental attrition and potential dental fractures. Patients with... Read more »

Dental Avulsion and Tooth Preservation

Dental Avulsion is a term used to describe a severe dental trauma. It is often related to an accidental blow to the mouth where a tooth is fractured at the gumline or knocked out of its socket in the gums. In a case where the tooth is knocked out whole... Read more »