What Is a Smile Makeover?

A healthy and confident smile can make a positive first impression. Everyone deserves to have a beautiful smile they are proud of. If you are reluctant to show off a less than perfect smile there are several restoratives and cosmetic dental solutions that can help you get the look you've always dreamed about. This is referred to as a smile makeover. Am I a Candidate for a Smile ...READ MORE

Why Do Wisdom Teeth Need to Be Removed?

It is a well-known fact that many people require their wisdom teeth to be taken out. But do you know what they are and why they could require removal, even if they aren't currently causing problems? Learn more about wisdom teeth and the reasons why your dentist may recommend that you have them removed. Once you become familiar with the reasons behind the procedure, and the process itself, the ...READ MORE

Oral Hygiene Tips for Healthy Teeth and Gums

A great smile starts with good oral hygiene. This involves daily care of your teeth and gums along with regular visits to your dentist. The right brushing and flossing techniques help to prevent cavities and gum disease, while routine checkups are essential to catch the signs of any problems early on. Reasons Why Oral Health Is Important Your oral health affects more than just your gorgeous ...READ MORE

Sleep Apnea: Causes and Treatment Options

If you suffer from loud snoring and wake up multiple times throughout the night, you might have sleep apnea. This condition disrupts your life and makes it difficult to get a good night's sleep. Once your doctor gives you a diagnosis, you can visit Dental Excellence for treatment. What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder where you periodically stop breathing throughout the ...READ MORE

What are Dental Veneers?

If you are looking for a solution for a dental issue but are a bit leery about fixed bridges, dental implants, or braces, dental veneers might just be the right solution for you. The process of applying dental veneers is less invasive than other procedures and can help solve many problems, both major and minor, that can give you back your smile and your confidence. What Are Dental ...READ MORE

Understanding Periodontal Disease and Possible Treatments

The condition of your teeth and gums has a greater impact on your total body wellness than you may be aware of. Proper oral hygiene practices are crucial to maintaining a healthy smile and complete physical health. What Is Periodontal Disease? Severe gum disease is called periodontal disease and it is a serious condition that can damage the soft tissue of your gums, the roots of your teeth, ...READ MORE

What is Oral Surgery?

Oral care is a vital part of your overall health, not just because a great smile makes you feel more confident, but also because many dental concerns can significantly impact your health if left untreated and cause significant complications. Although the team at Dental Excellence does everything in their power to treat your dental conditions conservatively, there are times when dental surgery ...READ MORE

TMJ & Migraines

Headaches can be incredibly frustrating. When you have a headache, there are many different reasons why it may happen. One reason, which a lot of people do not realize, is because their jaw is the saw of the pain. The TMJ, otherwise known as the temporomandibular joint, could be to blame for what you are experiencing. The good news, though, is that we offer treatment for TMJ and migraines. ...READ MORE

What to Do During a Dental Emergency

While everybody has a regular dental appointment, sometimes waiting for our turn in the dentist chair is not an option. There are times when we need treatment right now, and time is of the essence. But dental emergencies are such a wide-ranging thing that you may not consider what constitutes a “dental emergency.” Let's show you exactly what you need to know. What Is a Dental ...READ MORE

Benefits of Preventive Dentistry

Preventive dental care plays an essential role in the health of your teeth and of your entire body. If you fail to take care of your teeth then they will eventually become susceptible to decay and disease. Preventive dentistry is all about taking care of your teeth now to avoid serious problems later. Many mouth and other health issues can be warded off with regular brushing and flossing ...READ MORE