Year: 2021

teeth whitening

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular treatments in cosmetic dentistry, and one of the biggest advancements in the field for the last several decades. Despite its popularity, however, there are still a number of common misunderstandings about teeth whitening, how it works, what it does, and who can…

dental bridges

Cosmetic dentistry and dental prostheses have come a long way in the last several decades. Gone are the days of cumbersome dentures–the implants and prosthetics of today are easier to use, simpler to care for, and much less intrusive. Two of the more common are dental crowns and dental bridges….

Gum Disease

COVID-19 has changed every aspect of our healthcare system, requiring both providers and patience to be flexible and adapt to changing circumstances. As we move into the second year of the pandemic, we are learning more every day about the virus, its side effect and aftereffects, and how to treat…

receding-gums

Receding gums is a relatively common oral health issue. Also known as gum recession, this condition occurs when the gums which surround the teeth wear away, pull back, or retract from the tooth. If left untreated, this can cause a variety of problems including loose teeth, misaligned teeth, and lost…

new bern nc

There’s no denying that New Bern has magic all on its own. From the rich history to the lush beauty of its local, there’s just something in the air that holds us all entranced. What makes New Bern so special? That’s a story three centuries in the making. New Bern…

children brushing

Childhood is a time for learning, exploring, and developing good habits that will last a lifetime. This is especially true for oral health–it’s never too early to start building tooth care habits for your little ones. Children’s brushing and flossing is a vital step in both their journey towards independence…