October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,… Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Don’t Get Dry in the Mouth

Xerostomia is an exotic-sounding word. But it is not a rare international dish or a lost city in Greece. It is the clinical term for a condition known as dry mouth, and if you suffer from it, you need to talk to your dentist. How do you know if you suffer from dry mouth, symptoms… Read more »

Treating Bad Breath

If you’ve ever wondered about a treatment for your bad breath, we have some great news for you – it exists! There are tons of different ways to tackle this problem, and all of them result in you feeling more confident and assertive in professional and personal settings. To understand what we can do to… Read more »

Try Cosmetic Dentistry to Achieve Your Dream Smile

Did you know that cosmetic dentistry is a beautiful way to improve the look of your smile? In fact, your teeth can be colored and shaped to an ideal look, making your smile appear flawless. Cosmetic dentistry has helped thousands of people achieve their dream smile. Our dentist, Dr. Robert Jackson, offers cosmetic dentistry in… Read more »

Caring for Your Smile With Proper Oral Health Care

All great smiles begin with damage prevention planning. By establishing safe and effective outlines for what to do and what not to do, you can rest assured that your smile will have the best chance for oral health success. This includes making sure that you don’t put your smile in a situation in which further… Read more »

A Professional Whitening Treatment Can Improve the Appearance of Tobacco Stained Teeth

Even occasional tobacco use introduces a plethora of tar and chemicals to your mouth. In a short amount of time these things can have a profound negative effect on the health of your mouth as well as the general appearance of your teeth. Individuals who use tobacco products on a frequent basis are at even… Read more »

Water Flossers Are Always an Excellent Option

Does threaded floss hurt your fingers or hands? Perhaps you are tired of dealing with the long string of dental floss. If this sounds like you, then consider trying water flossers as a way to floss your teeth each day. To help you learn more about water flossers, Dr. Robert Jackson with Jackson Dental in… Read more »