Stronger Tooth Enamel from Fluoride

During an average day, acidic food and drink as well as the natural bacteria in your mouth, can cause a microscopic erosion of the crystal mineral structure that makes up your tooth enamel. This process is known as demineralization. If demineralization is not countered it can eventually increase your chances of developing sensitivity and tooth… Read more »

What is the American Dental Association Seal of Acceptance?

If you aren’t quite sure what the ADA Seal of Acceptance is, our team is happy to help you! The seal is a green-squared logo that is placed on oral hygiene products that have been tested for safety and effectiveness. If you are looking for a great product for your smile, choose one that has… Read more »

Pediatric Dental Emergencies: How To Help Your Child

Your child’s oral health is extremely important to our team, and dental emergencies are not our friends. If your child is currently experiencing a dental emergency, Dr. asks you to stay calm, sooth your child, call and schedule an emergency appointment, and do the following things until you get to our office: · For a… Read more »

The 4 Best Ways to Care for Your Dental Crown

Do you have a dental crown? If so, it’s time to take proper care of it! If you don’t treat it as your natural teeth, your crown could become worn down or damaged, and we want your crown to last for years to come. So, to help you care for your crown, we strongly recommend… Read more »

Being Fitted for a Set of Dentures

Severe tooth decay and advanced gum disease can sometimes damage the roots of multiple teeth. Of course your teeth and gums also provide structure for your facial muscles and influence your speech. One of the best ways to restore the full function of your mouth after losing multiple teeth is to be fitted for a… Read more »

Snore Guards Help People with Sleep Apnea & Snoring

Snoring affects 45% of the adult population, and may be a symptom of a sleep disorder called sleep apnea–is a serious respiratory condition that affects approximately 18 million Americans, according to the National Sleep Foundation. Most sleep apnea sufferers have issues related to snoring. This can easily lead to getting a poor night’s sleep. People suffering… Read more »

Why a Mouth Guard Is Important

Contact sports are one of the more common reasons why people suffer cracked, fractured or knocked-out teeth. Playing a contact sport without a mouth guard can even lead to multiple teeth being knocked out, requiring more costly procedures to restore the function and cosmetic appearance of the affected teeth. In fact, estimates in the neighborhood… Read more »

How Sedation Dentistry Can Help You Feel More Comfortable

There are a few different reasons why Dr. Lichter may recommend sedation dentistry for your dental procedure. We want you to know that Dr. Lichter is committed to helping you feel relaxed when you visit his office. Sedation dentistry is often a great solution for helping our patients feel more comfortable. Dental anxiety, for instance,… Read more »

Pros and Cons to Dental Veneers

When you have to make a big decision, like whether you should improve your smile with dental veneers or not, it helps to weigh the pros and the cons to see if veneers are a right fit for you. Dental veneers are costly, and we want to make sure we give you exactly what you… Read more »

The Reasons for Regular Dental Visits

There are many reasons as to why you should visit your local dentist this beautiful fall season. With the holidays approaching, it’s important to remember your oral health care needs. Here are some reasons as to why you should visit your dentist while on the brink of the fun-filled holiday seasons: •Preventing cavities: Preventing cavities… Read more »