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 »

Perfect Crowns and Veneers Are Made From Porcelain

Because of its close resemblance to natural teeth, porcelain is the perfect material with which to do dental restoration. Two of the most common types of dental restoration are crowns and veneers. A crown is basically the entirety of a visible tooth, so when you receive a crown it is... Read more »

The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions About Brushing

Many people have questions about brushing, which could lead to improper brushing routines and damaged smiles. If you have questions about brushing, it’s very important to find the answers. That way you can know all you need to know about properly cleaning and caring for your smile. To help you... Read more »

Learn More About Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is condition that occurs when there is an inadequate saliva flow in your mouth. It can leave you susceptible to several oral health risks This is because dry mouth limits your saliva production. Saliva hydrates your mouth provides disease-fighting substances and even neutralizes harmful acids that could potentially... Read more »

Bad Work Habits for Your Smile

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to do all you can to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. This means you need to keep your smile in mind at work. Unfortunately, there are bad work habits that can harm your smile. Our... Read more »

Your Oral and General Health Can Be Improved with Dental Visits

While the rule of thumb is that dental visits should happen every six months, our dentist may recommend that you schedule dental checkups more frequently if certain health conditions are affecting the quality of your smile. We want to emphasize the importance of dental visits and their impact on your... Read more »

Find the Answers to Questions About Dental Crowns Here

If you’re interested in helping your smile and oral health with a dental crown, then you probably have many questions about the restoration as well as the treatment. Well, you’re not alone. To help you know more about dental crowns in Wilmington, North Carolina, our dentist, Dr. Harrison Keith III,... Read more »

Use These Helpful Tricks to Keep Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape

Your dentist, Dr. Harrison Keith III, cares about you and your smile, which is why he encourages you to keep up on oral hygiene and your regular dental checkups. These things are very important for the oral health. There are also other tricks you can use each day to help... Read more »

Toothache Tips and Pain Relief

Often, toothaches are caused by tooth decay that has found its way deep into the pulp of the tooth, reaching the nerves. In most instances, the dentist can see you right away, but on occasion, you may have wait a few days for your appointment.The discomfort can range from a... Read more »

Tooth Health: Four Foods That Can Harm Your Teeth

You can help your teeth stay healthier and stronger by brushing twice a day and flossing once a day, along with seeing your dentist regularly for professional cleanings. Keeping plaque-the bacterial film that coats teeth and gums-away will help you fight tooth decay and gum disease. This is particularly important... Read more »