Boise Dentist

Boise ID Cosmetic Dentist | Blood Thinners and Oral Surgery

Blood thinning medications are helpful in regulating your body to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and other serious issues. However, if you are scheduled for oral surgery, it is vital that our oral surgeon is aware of all medications you are using. How Blood Thinners Work There are two types of blood thinners. The first type […]

Boise ID Cosmetic Dentist | Men: Here’s What You Need to Know About Keeping Your Mouth Healthy

Men, dental examinations and treatment are important for you, too. Did you know according to the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), by age 72 men lose an average of 5 teeth? That number jumps to 12 if you are also a smoker. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your mouth healthy. Follow these […]

Boise General Dentist | The Truth About Dental Anxiety 

Is anxiety or nervousness preventing you from visiting our team? Dental treatments should not be a cause of stress. If you worry about pain, embarrassment, or loss or control during a dental examination, we want you to know two very important things: You are not alone and We can help.    Dental Anxiety Is Common   Research has shown that most patients experience some degree of anxiety when visiting the dentist. Between 10 and 20% of the general population encounters […]

Dental Implants 83709 | Be Wary of These Beverages 

It’s common knowledge that plenty of beverages are not good for your health. The excessive amounts of sugar, caffeine, or alcohol found in a lot of popular drinks have well-documented impacts on your body. However, you may not be aware of the immediate impacts that these beverages can have on your teeth. Below is a list of some common beverages and […]

Boise Dental | 5 Teeth Sensitivity Myths 

Do you suffer from regular sensitivity? Teeth sensitivity is often misunderstood, but our dental team can help you find relief. We’re here to separate the fact from fiction in sensitivity.    MYTH: People’s teeth are supposed to hurt when they bite into cold or hot foods.   Feelings of sensitivity when eating hot or cold foods should not […]

Dental Office in Boise | Ow! Your Guide to Canker Sores 

A canker sore can make eating, drinking, and talking difficult and even painful. Maintaining your oral health by brushing and flossing may also be difficult with a sore in your mouth, but keeping up with your daily oral hygiene routine is an important step in the healing process. We’ve put together a short guide to everything you […]

Fillings Near 83709 | I Chipped a Tooth! What Can I Do? 

It usually starts pretty innocently. You’re biting into your favorite hard candy and suddenly you realize that there’s one little hard piece in your mouth you can’t seem to dissolve. You check it out and fear overcomes you when you see it’s a little chipped piece of a tooth.  Enamel may be one of the hardest […]

Dentist Boise | Oral Cancer Risk Factors 

During a comprehensive dental examination, our team will look for signs of oral cancer. Early detection is key with oral cancer. If caught early, most forms of oral cancer are treatable. Our dental team is trained and educated to identify oral cancer.   Everyone is susceptible to the disease, but some groups of people are at a higher […]

General Dentist 83709 | Dentistry – Past, Present, and Future 

“Tooth worms” are the cause of tooth decay. That was the headline of a Sumerian text from around 5,000 B.C.E. Fortunately, the dental industry has evolved since then and we know “tooth worms” don’t exist. Here’s how dentistry has evolved into the comfortable, safe, and beneficial science of today.    In the Beginning   Did you know that the ancient Egyptians had […]

Family Dentist in Boise | Repair Your Smile with Dentures 

Our dental team is pleased to provide high-quality removable dentures to new and existing patients who have experienced the loss of some or all of their teeth. These dentures are custom-crafted to fit the individual patient’s mouth and specific tooth replacement needs. They provide both a cosmetic and functional replacement solution for tooth loss.     […]