Do You Know the Health Risks of Gum Disease?

Gum disease is an infection of the soft tissues supporting your teeth and may increase your risk of all kinds of other health complications, such as stroke, diabetes and heart disease. Gum disease has even been linked with problems in pregnancy (low birth weight), dementia, Alzheimer's and heart attack. In addition, the state of your teeth also affects your overall... read more »

Why Are Your Back Teeth So Important?

Over the last 40 years in practice I have heard so many times that no one sees the back, so just fix the front teeth that are wearing or breaking down.  People do not realize the importance of back teeth for function and cosmetics. The front teeth are used to bite off a piece of the food you are eating.... read more »