Dental Implants: A Lucky Discovery

Believe it or not, dental implants work because of a lucky accident!  Some form of dental implant has existed for a long time. There’s evidence that ancient Mayans used shells and crystals as replacement teeth. But the bone tissue in the jaw wouldn’t hold onto those;...

Spread Love and Happiness with a Smile!

It happens. You’re feeling down and need a quick pick-me-up. Or maybe you’ve found yourself in a silly argument you realize you’d like to get out of. You want to make things better in any little way you can, fast. What can you do? Humans react almost...

New Year….New Smile!

We all remember losing our teeth as children and being delighted to find money from the tooth fairy under our pillow, but it’s just not as fun as an adult. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, adults between the ages of 20 and 64...

Holiday Food Drive

We are teaming up with Dorcas Ministries of Cary to help provide food to families in need in our community this holiday season.  We will be accepting canned fruits and vegetables, canned beans and soups, pasta and rice, peanut butter, baking mixes (Bisquick, corn...

Get the Facts on Gum Recession

There are many contributing factors to gum recession, and some unfortunately include genetics. Some people simply have fragile gums or don’t have enough jaw bone covering the front of the roots of their teeth to support gums up to the crowns. The good news is that...