Start off the New Year With a Whiter Smile!

Have you been waiting for the right time to get teeth whitening treatment? There’s no better time than the New Year! In 2019, you are setting all kinds of new goals, and one goal you can shoot for is a whiter and brighter smile. Teeth whitening lightens teeth, helping remove... Read more »

Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

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 »

Types of Dentures to Replace Tooth Loss

Have you lost some or all of your teeth due to damage or disease? If so, Dr. Erich Trumm may recommend that you receive dentures, which are removable dental appliances designed to restore and beautify your smile. Advancements in dentistry have resulted in three types of dentures to replace tooth... Read more »

Tips to Help You Approach Teeth Whitening Like a Professional

Are you considering cosmetic dentistry to address unwanted tooth stains or discoloration? If so, we invite you to learn more about teeth whitening, which can lighten the tooth enamel and reduce staining. There are many treatment varieties for teeth whitening, with numerous products such as over-the-counter options and professional treatments... Read more »

The Dental Crown Placement Process to Restore Your Smile

Dental crowns are designed to be tough so that they can withstand the pressure of chewing and grinding every day. When you visit our office to receive a dental crown, we form a detailed impression of your mouth, but the crown itself is typically created off site at a dental... Read more »