Blog Articles

Why Pediatric Dentistry Matters

You’re committed to helping your child have a happy, healthy school year. But without pediatric dental care, cavities and other dental issues can cause long-term problems. Fortunately, pediatric dentistry can help. Here’s how.

Sep 5th, 2021
How Invisalign Works

Thinking about straightening your teeth with clear dental aligners but want to better understand how they work? We’ve got you covered! Keep reading to learn how Invisalign®, the most popular aligners in America, straighten your teeth.

Aug 9th, 2021
How to Care for Your Temporary Crown

While your temporary crown won’t be in your mouth for long, caring for it the right way helps you avoid discomfort now and problems down the line. Keep reading to learn what you need to know about caring for a temporary dental crown.

Jul 6th, 2021
5 Popular Cosmetic Dentistry Options

You’re ready to get the smile of your dreams, but with so many options out there for improving your grin, it can be hard to choose. We’ve got you covered. Learn about five popular cosmetic dentistry options and see if one or more is right for you.

Jun 17th, 2021
Remarkable Benefits of Whiter Teeth

Do your less-than-pearly-white teeth have you hiding your smile? Many options exist to whiten your smile, but not all approaches are equal. Learn about the many benefits of whiter teeth and the best whitening options for a brighter smile!

May 5th, 2021
The Dental Implant Process: What to Expect

Dental implants are a lasting solution for many tooth troubles. If you’re considering getting dental implants, here’s a look at what you can expect from your initial evaluation through the final prosthetic placement!

Mar 8th, 2021
4 Benefits of a Smile Makeover

Your smile is one of the first things people see. If your smile isn’t sending the message you want, a smile makeover can help. How could you benefit from the makeover options that are available?

Feb 10th, 2021
Why You Don't Want to Ignore Persistent Jaw Pain

Do you wake up each day to a sore jaw? Jaw pain isn’t normal, and ignoring it could make the underlying reason worse. Learn what could be causing your jaw pain and what you can do to make it stop.

Jan 24th, 2021
What People Love Most About Veneers

Do you have dental flaws? If you’re considering making more than one cosmetic improvement to your smile, veneers may be the treatment strategy for you. Learn more about dental veneers and why people love them!

Dec 2nd, 2020
How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

Considering dental implants and wondering how long before you’ll have to get replacements — or if you’ll need replacements at all? Keep reading to get your questions about the lifespan of dental implants answered.

Nov 8th, 2020
Let Your Smile Shine With Versatile Veneers

Do flaws with your teeth have you holding back your smile? Versatile dental veneers can address chips, cracks, discoloration, and more! Take a moment to learn more about this fast, effective treatment and if it could be right for you!

Oct 6th, 2020
Is Invisalign Right for Your Child?

Considering your options for straightening your child’s smile? If you’re wondering if Invisalign dental aligners are the right option, we can help! Read on to learn if this popular aligner is the right solution for your child.

Sep 3rd, 2020
5 Healthy Tips to Prevent Gingivitis

Concerned about gingivitis? You have good reason! Nearly half of adults over 30 have some form of periodontal disease, and that number rises dramatically with age. Read on to learn what you can do to stop gingivitis before it starts.

Aug 13th, 2020
What Causes TMJ and How Can it be Treated?

Do you have jaw pain or chronic headaches? Two small joints in your jaw could be the cause. And you’re not alone - over 10 million Americans are affected by TMJ. Read on to learn what causes TMJ and what you can do to resolve it.

Jul 24th, 2020
How to Help Calm Your Child's Dentist Chair Nerves

Making a trip to the dentist can be stressful for many children. The good news is, there are things you can do to help calm your child’s nerves before they reach the dentist’s chair. Read on to learn more!

Jun 24th, 2020
10 Best and Worst Foods for Your Teeth

The food you eat can’t take the place of professional dental care and regular exams, but what you consume plays a significant role in your overall oral health. Read on to learn more about the best and worst foods for your teeth!

Mar 20th, 2020
How to Help Your Child Overcome Dental Anxiety

Many children (and adults) are plagued by dental anxiety. But overcoming these fears is essential to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. To that end, Dr. Amanda Darling of Legacy Dental Care offers parents the following tips.

Oct 1st, 2019
Straight Teeth Are Healthy Teeth: Why Alignment Matters

Straight teeth can make you look better, feel better, and even give you more confidence in social and professional situations, but they also serve a greater purpose — improving your oral health. Find out why alignment matters beyond aesthetics.

Sep 4th, 2019
Gum Disease Impacts More Than Just Your Oral Health

Did you know the bacteria from gum disease can spread throughout your body, causing inflammation and a host of other health problems? Read on to learn how gum disease affects your health and the steps you can take to prevent or reverse it.

Aug 9th, 2019
Tips for Taking Care of Your Invisalign Trays

Your perfect smile is only months away. But poor Invisalign® tray hygiene may delay your new look. Taking care of your Invisalign trays is easier than you think — and a whole lot simpler than brushing and flossing around metal brackets and wires.

Jul 24th, 2019
Teeth Whitening is the Quickest Way to Look Years Younger

Think you need an expensive cosmetic procedure to look younger before your next big social or professional occasion? Think again. Professional teeth-whitening is one of the fastest ways to defy your age and enhance your appearance.

May 13th, 2019
5 Super Cool Facts About Invisalign That You Didn't Know

If you’re considering getting your teeth straightened, you’re looking for the most efficient, effective, and convenient way to go about it. The Invisalign system of clear aligners uses the most advanced dental technology available today.

Apr 5th, 2019
How Dental Implants Can Improve Your Oral Health

When you think about replacing missing teeth, is it for cosmetic reasons, or are you concerned about oral health? Dental implants improve the appearance of your smile, but perhaps even more importantly, they can improve your oral health. Learn how.

Mar 6th, 2019
Does Getting Dental Implants Hurt?

Dental implants are the gold standard option for replacing missing teeth. They look and function just like natural teeth. But is the process painful? You may be surprised to learn that most patients say that there’s little discomfort involved.

Oct 1st, 2018