Plaque Can Harm Teeth

Did you know plaque can harm your teeth? Yes, it’s true! Plaque is a nasty substance that can cause a plethora of problems for your teeth and oral health. Luckily, with proper oral health hygiene habits, you can keep your smile clean from the serious dangers of plaque. Our dentistss, Dr. Barry, Dr. Dave, and Dr. Mark, encourage you to... read more »

Tips for Having a Strong and Healthy Senior Smile This Spring

As spring arrives and the weather gets warmer, you’re likely getting ready for some outdoor activities, like gardening, attending grandchildren’s baseball games and more. As you enjoy this new spring season, our dentists, Dr. David Barry, Dr. James Barry and Dr. Mark Barry, encourage you to also work towards a strong and healthy spring smile as a senior. By cating... read more »

Veneers Can Improve Your Smile

It’s easy to get your dream smile at any age with today’s advanced cosmetic dentistry techniques! There are many options to choose from. If you have chipped, stained or cracked teeth, consider getting dental veneers. Used by people who want to make a great impression, veneers are a great option to think about! Veneers are thin shells of dental-grade porcelain... read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Gum Disease Symptoms

If you ever have heightened sensitivity or any sort of pain in your gums, it is important to visit your dentist to determine if you are suffering from gum disease. However, gum disease can often be present without feeling any pain at all. It is important to look for the signs and symptoms to determine if any forms of gum... read more »

Take Care of Your Holiday Smile

The holidays can get busy, and they are coming fast! Make sure you are following these guidelines to make sure you have a happy and tooth-healthy holiday season. Brush: Brush your teeth twice a day, for 2 minutes each session. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush; replace the brush every 3-4 months. If your family hasn’t replaced toothbrushes in a while, consider... read more »

Using Nitrous Oxide for an Easier Appointment

If you are planning to see the dentist for a filling, root canal, or major procedure, it’s understandable if you feel a little anxious or nervous. Unfortunately, some people suffer from dental anxiety or a dental phobia, and even a routine dental appointment can seem intimidating. While fear of the dentist is a legitimate problem, it should not keep a... read more »

Using Denture Adhesives

Dentures are a quick and easy way to fill in the gaps of your smile. They are convenient because they can be removed at night, and can be cleaned when necessary. It is important that your dentures fit well since food can accumulate under them, which can promote the growth of bacteria. But there might be times when your dentures... read more »

Summer Cavity Prevention

Summer is fantastic, and you don’t want to throw a wrench in it by getting a cavity! Here are some tips to remember to keep your smile sunny and bright. Two by Two: We all know to brush our teeth, but did you know it is recommended to brush twice a day, for two minutes each session? 2x2. Easy enough... read more »

Your Summer Smile You Desire Can Be Yours with Dental Bonding

Your summer smile you desire can be yours with dental bonding. Dental bonding is a cosmetic dentistry procedure that is often used to repair or improve damaged teeth with a resin or porcelain material to correct the look and function of your teeth. Listed below are just a few of the incredible benefits that dental bonding treatments can provide: -... read more »

The Symptoms of an Abscessed Tooth

You might have heard that brushing for two minutes twice a day is an important part of keeping your teeth healthy. You may also know that you should schedule two appointments with us every year and that you should contact us if you experience a dental emergency. If you don’t follow these simple steps, you could have to cope with... read more »