Facts About Smiling and Happiness

Did you know that having a smile that you’re confident in can actually improve your mental health? Studies show that just making yourself smile can actually boost your mood and make you feel happier. Here are some facts about smiling that you may not have known about before. 1. Smiling Makes Your Brain Happy There … Continued

Should I Brush My Pet’s Teeth?

You wouldn’t just chew gum as a way to maintain your oral health, right? That’s what it’s like when you just give your pet bones or dental chews to chew on without brushing their teeth. While it may seem strange to brush your pet’s teeth, it’s a necessary way to keep them clean and keep … Continued

Halloween Candy FAQs

For children all over, Halloween is an exciting time. There are costumes, parties, and a seemingly endless supply of candy. However, for parents and dentists alike, Halloween can be a frightening holiday. We often see a rise in cavities, along with other dental emergencies, caused by Halloween activity. Dr. Molta and Dr. Moore often get … Continued

Everything You Need to Know About Dental Implants

These days, everyone is talking about dental implants. It’s estimated that three million people have tooth implants, and that number is growing every year. With recent advances in dental technology, dental implants have swelled in popularity. What Are Dental Implants? A dental implant is the newest and most advanced way to replace a missing tooth. … Continued

How to Whiten Your Teeth, Naturally!

As you age, your teeth naturally change color over time from wear and tear and can stain from the food you eat. Wine, coffee, berries, candy, and many other foods can affect the coloring of your teeth. Luckily, there are a variety of options out there to whiten your teeth. While we offer professional teeth … Continued

Why Modern Dental Technology Is Important

Ever wonder what it would have been like to get a cavity treated in the Middle Ages? Not pretty, that’s for sure. Just think about it: hundreds of years ago, if a tooth was painful or infected, a patient had little choice but to let a local craftsman pull it out. Even though dentistry has … Continued

Benefits of Cosmetic Dental Procedures

We know it’s important to regularly visit the dentist to make sure our teeth and gums stay healthy; after all, oral health and overall wellness go hand in hand. So what about when it comes to cosmetic dental care? It might not seem as important since it’s a field of dentistry focused more on appearances, … Continued

The Connection Between Sleep Apnea & Dentistry

When you think of sleep apnea, we bet one of the first things you think of is a CPAP machine, but would your dentist ever come to mind? It may seem unusual but many dentists offer sleep apnea treatment. Since people visit their dentist more regularly than their primary care physician, there’s a greater likelihood … Continued