1. The Bare Bones Of Gum Recession

    No one looks forward to getting “long in the tooth” because of gum recession. However, while tooth length might be an accurate yardstick for judging the age of a horse, age is not the culprit behind receding gums in humans. Gum recession is simply such a gradual process that it can take decades …Read More

  2. Is Tooth Bonding For You?

    Bonding can be just what you need if you have any of the following problems with your teeth: Large spaces between teeth Decayed teeth Cracked or chipped teeth Unsightly teeth Receding gums causing exposed root Teeth Bonding Repairs Teeth With Hard Plastic Resin Dental bonding or tooth bonding is a t…Read More

  3. Time to Talk About Dental Insurance

    2017 is almost over, and that means it’s time to talk about dental insurance. Most dental plans don’t let the benefits roll over into the next year if they go unused. If you haven’t yet taken advantage of all your benefits, then now is the time to do so! Is Your Coverage Compatible? At Rocky M…Read More

  4. In-office Teeth Whitening

    Let's face it. No one likes to greet the world with yellowed or stained teeth. That is one reason why teeth whitening is one of the most popular trends in cosmetic dentistry today. It gives you the bright white smile you deserve to present to the world. If done correctly, it is also safe and effecti…Read More

  5. How Exactly Do Dental Implants Work?

    Dental implants work by replacing the foundation, your roots, and giving replacement teeth something to connect with to ensure that they stay in your mouth. Dental implants are typically used when people have missing teeth, need additional denture support, or have a failed root canal and need anothe…Read More

  6. Are Teeth Bones?

    Teeth are a peculiar part of the human body. We see and use them every single day, yet people tend to know very little about teeth. Through dentists and public knowledge, people understand the need for brushing teeth regularly to maintain a good level of health. However, the reasons behind these com…Read More

  7. Altitude And Teeth: What To Know

    Did you notice on your last flight that you had a toothache? Or, do you live in an area that is higher in altitude than the rest of the country, such as Colorado, and have had a recurring toothache? It could be that your tooth problem is due to altitude issues, or barodontalgia. Barodontalgia: Your …Read More

  8. Consequences Of Not Visiting The Dentist

    The mouth is the entryway to the body and if not taken care of, it can cause dire health consequences to the entire body. Most people are aware that they need to visit the dentist twice a year for a general check-up. However, only a few people maintain regular dental visits. Some people may question…Read More

  9. What Do Gums…do?

    Whenever we think of oral health and hygiene, we tend to think of our teeth straight away. What about our gums, though? Unfortunately, many of us don’t know nearly as much as we should about them. Here are some interesting facts about gums and the steps we can take to properly care for them. What …Read More

  10. How To Be A Great Patient

    We all go to the dentist for our own benefit. Whether it be for a routine checkup, for cosmetic improvements, or to relive oral pain, we expect the dentist to help us out. But have you ever thought about how YOU can help the dentist out? Dentists only ask one thing in return for treating their patie…Read More

  11. How To Heal A Canker Sore

    Have you ever wondered about canker sores? Maybe you don’t know what’s been causing them, but you’re sure there’s a reason for them. The truth is, the unsightly ulcers can show up in your mouth or on your lips for a number of reasons. Below are the more common causes for canker sores and som…Read More

  12. Sensitive Teeth? What To Do About It?

    What Are Sensitive Teeth? If you have sensitive teeth, then you are not alone because approximately two out of 18 individuals have this problem. When you have sensitive teeth, you may find it painful to drink hot or cold foods and beverages, but the major problem is performing daily oral hygiene. Yo…Read More