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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Complications from Missing Teeth Could Limit Your Replacement Options
There are plenty of options today for replacing missing teeth, including dental implants...

New Front Teeth for a Teenaged David Duchovny
...Here’s how it works: A one-piece unit is custom-fabricated, consisting of prosthetic crowns to replace missing teeth, plus caps to cover the adjacent (abutment) teeth on each side...

Good Bone Health Essential for Obtaining 'Teeth in One Day' Implants
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “Implant Timelines for Replacing Missing Teeth...

Teens with Missing Teeth may need a Temporary Fix Until They're Older
Dental implants are widely considered by both dentists and patients as the premier choice for replacing missing teeth...

A Toothless Tiger?
... Fortunately, contemporary dentistry offers several good solutions for the problem of missing teeth...

Getting Dental Implants Requires Minor Surgery
Dental implants are best known as restorations for single missing teeth...

With Proper Care, Partial Dentures are a Viable Tooth Replacement Option
...But there is another type: a removable partial denture (RPD), which can be a viable option for replacing a few missing teeth...

Cracked Mouth Corners can be Irritating - Here's How to Treat Them
...Replacing missing teeth provides better facial support and could minimize wrinkling around the mouth...

Here's How to Care for 3 Common Dental Restorations
...Bridges are used to replace one or more missing teeth...

Partial Dentures: an Affordable Alternative to More Expensive Restorations
Dental implants are today’s preferred choice for replacing missing teeth...

An Implant Restoration Could Prevent Bone Loss
...But dental implant restorations in particular could help stop or even reverse bone deterioration at the site of the missing teeth...

You Don't Have to Live With Uncomfortable Cracked Mouth Corners
...Be sure to have missing teeth replaced or loose dentures refitted, and stay vigilant with daily brushing and flossing...

Customized Temporary Crowns let you 'Rehearse' Your Future Smile
Modern restorations for severely damaged or missing teeth are truly remarkable...

These Digital Tools Increase the Success Rate of Dental Implants
...That's why they're tops among both dentists and patients for replacing missing teeth...

A RPD Could Be Your Answer to Replacing Missing Teeth
Before implants, people often turned to a removable appliance to replace multiple missing teeth...

A Winter Pick-Me-Up, Dental-Style
...If you have one or more missing teeth, a crown or bridge supported by dental implants can look and function like natural teeth...

3 Reasons Why Dental Implants Are a Sound 'Smile' Investment
In looking at options to replace your missing teeth, you might have heard others rave about dental implants...

Mike Tyson: The Prizefighter Prizes His Unique Smile
...Dental crowns can restore single teeth or replace missing teeth as part of a dental bridge...

You Can Have a Successful Implant Outcome if Your Diabetes is Under Control
...It could also cause complications with dental implants, the premier replacement choice for missing teeth...

Here's How to Get a Smile Makeover This Summer
...Nothing downgrades a smile like missing teeth...