Are Crowns or Veneers Better?

Are dental crowns or dental veneers better? Depending on your oral health needs and desires, both tooth restoration treatments can be highly effective and beneficial to your smile. When determining which one works best for you, speak with your dentist and set up an appointment for a thorough exam to see which one will benefit… Read more »

A Dental Bleaching Treatment Can Remove Tobacco Stains from Your Teeth

The tar and other chemicals introduced to the mouth by tobacco use are the most significant causes of dental stains. At the same time, this type of staining also has a tendency to saturate into tooth enamel in a very short amount of time. Once this occurs, the whitening products sold at the retail level… Read more »

What to Do in an Oral Emergency

Does your child have a severe toothache? Has your spouse knocked out a permanent tooth? Has someone injured his or her mouth? Stay calm and call in , at . If you’ve already done so and are wondering what to do before the emergency dental appointment, just follow these instructions: Toothache 1. Mix a teaspoon… Read more »

Are You a Victim of Bad Breath?

Are you a victim of bad breath? Although bad breath is common, it is likely caused by bacteria in your mouth more often than smelly food you may have consumed. Oftentimes, bad breath can persist even after cleaning your mouth with mouthwash or toothpaste. This is because many diseases within our mouth and body can… Read more »

How Well Are You Treating Your Smile?

How well are you treating your smile? On a scale of 1-10 with 10 being the best, where would you say your oral health care ranks? If you are anything less than a 10 than there is work to be done to ensure your smile will shine for the rest of your years. Listed below… Read more »

A Partial Can Replicate the Function of Multiple Missing Teeth

Losing multiple teeth in one area of your mouth can have several adverse effects on your oral function. Beyond the decreasing your ability to chew food, it can also slur your speech and mar the appearance of your smile. To address a problem of this magnitude without resorting to oral surgery and dental implants, Dr…. Read more »

A Tooth Suffering from a Large Cavity May Need a Crown

If you fail to attend your regular dental checkups at or you struggle to maintain good oral hygiene practices, your chances of suffering a cavity are greater. Should this occur, the tooth decay will gradually spread. If it grows too large to be repaired by a dental filling, Drs. Farmer and Farmer may advocate restoring… Read more »

You Can Improve Your Smile’s Appearance with Custom Dental Veneers

Many adults suffer cosmetic imperfections on the teeth in their smile. This might come in the form of chips, stains, or mismatched fillings. Here at , your dentists, Drs. Farmer and Farmer, are well versed in a wide range of cosmetic dental treatments to give you the winning smile you deserve. One of the more… Read more »

Why to Use Sedation Dentistry

Anxiety over dental visits is actually much more common than you’d think. A lot of people suffer from anxiety that’s so bad they can’t even visit the dentist’s office to get the oral health care they need to live a healthy life. That’s why sedation dentistry is a service we’re proud to offer at in… Read more »

Taking Care of Dental Implants

Taking care of dental implants is the key to their longevity. Dental implants are extremely durable and long-lasting provided they are not abused, neglected, or damaged. If you let gum disease ravage your mouth, your gum tissue will not be strong enough to continue to hold your implants, nor any teeth for that matter, in… Read more »