A Dental Bridge Might Be Needed to Replace a Severely Compromised Tooth

Dental trauma and untreated cavities can severely damage the internal structures of a tooth. In many of these cases, Dr. Cameron Blyth, DDS and Dr. Joshua Dorris, DMD can treat the tooth with a dental crown. In a few rare cases, where the tooth is severely traumatized, Dr. Cameron Blyth,... Read more »

A Knocked Out Tooth Needs Timely First-Aid and Professional Treatment

Sports injuries and automobile accidents can be a significant source of dental trauma. Sometimes these instances can carry enough force to severely fracture a tooth, cause it to break off at the gum line, or knock it completely out of the socket. When this happens, you need to apply some... Read more »

Create Healthier Smiles with Better Flossing Habits

Create healthier smiles with better flossing habits. Dental floss is an extremely important part of your oral health care daily regimen, as it cleans the areas between teeth that brushing cannot reach. If for any reason your flossing habits are inadequate and cannot be corrected, try switching to an alternative... Read more »

How to Save Your Smile After an Oral Emergency

On occasion, even with the best of preparation, oral accidents can happen. However, being prepared for an oral emergency can often drastically reduce recovery time, and in some cases, save your smile. Listed below are two common oral emergencies that can happen and the steps you should take to ensure... Read more »

A Rear Molar Can Often Be Restored by a Dental Implant

The molars in the back of your mouth are large and called upon to chew and grind the foods you consume each day. When one is lost to dental trauma, tooth decay or treatment-based extraction can severely limit your oral function. In some cases, a missing molar can be restored... Read more »

Retail Whitening Products Often Lack the Ability to Improve a Severely Stained Smile

Shades of yellow on your teeth can leave you feeling self-conscious about the appearance of your smile. As time goes on, the stains can gradually penetrate deeper into the microscopic textures of your tooth enamel. As this happens, it becomes less and less likely that your smile can be improved... Read more »


Are your teeth crooked? Is your smile not as straight and perfect as you'd like it to be? If you answered yes to either question, you're like millions of other adults who want a better smile but aren't quite sure how to go about getting that smile without getting braces.... Read more »

The Health Benefits of Straight Teeth

Everyone seems to either want, have, or be in the process of obtaining, a beautiful, straight smile. While there are obvious social and physical benefits to having a straight smile, there are some notable health benefits as well. So let’s take a look at some of those health benefits. Why... Read more »

What You Need to Know About Crowns and Bridges

Tooth restoration is a tricky business, made even more so by the wealth of options you have to choose from. If you need a tooth replaced, for instance, you can get a crown, implant, or if the damage isn’t too severe, dental bonding may fix the issue. That makes picking... Read more »

Killer Flossing Tips

If there's one obvious oral health technique that we all know is important, but aren't always good at, it's flossing. Every time we visit the dentist we get told that we have to floss regularly. Even if you're good at flossing, there are a few tips to consider in order... Read more »