The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

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 »

What You Need to Know About Pediatric Dentistry

Are you aware of the risks associated with poor oral hygiene in children? Pediatric dentistry exists to help assist with the oral health care of young children. Because a child will not be able to properly care for their own teeth and gums, they will need assistance until they come of age. For help with… Read more »

Jaw Discomfort and Bruxism

Have you ever heard of bruxism? If not, that’s OK, because our dental team is happy to shed some light on the subject for you. Bruxism is a common condition that occurs while you sleep. This condition causes your jaw to feel tight or strained as it clenches, or your teeth begin to grind together…. Read more »

Smile Wide with Cold and Flu Season Oral Health Care Treatments

Are you familiar with the effects that cold and flu season can have on your smile? Due to several health risks that can arise when you are sick, you need to make sure that you have a prevention and treatment plan in place to negate any effects that could arise due to a cold or… Read more »

Increase Your Water Intake for Better Oral Health

Your teeth perform a lot of functions for your body, such as helping you speak, eat and smile to show your delight. You can show your teeth the care they deserve by doing a great job of brushing and flossing your smile every day. We also suggest that you show your teeth some love by… Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Address a Variety of Oral Conditions

Your smile and self-confidence can be affected by a variety of dental health issues that Miller Family Dental strives to treat. Many patients find that their smile issues can be effectively treated with dental crowns. We offer a list of many dental health conditions that dental crowns can help treat by improving the strength and… Read more »