What Your Tongue Can Say About Your Health
added on: June 22, 2017

Have you been feeling a little off or just not yourself? When you’re not your best, you might be able to figure out why by simply sticking out your tongue. When you visit my dental office in Lewisburg, we’re always on the lookout for any bumps or discolorations, just like your primary care doctor. Here Read more…


A Few Facts About Your Bottled Water
added on: June 12, 2017

By now you probably know that the human body is made up of mostly water, and we need to drink plenty of it each day just to keep our organs and other important parts functioning properly. At my dental office in Lewisburg, we understand how important it is to stay hydrated at home, at work, Read more…

Posted In: Oral Health

Nail Biter? Here’s Another Reason You Should Stop
added on: May 16, 2017

Nail biting is a common habit that affects a number of Americans including an estimated 60% of kids, 45% of teenagers, and 30% of adults. While the likelihood of being a nail biter decreases as we get older, the truth is it is a habit that can be difficult to break and can follow you Read more…


What is Gum Charting?
added on: May 8, 2017

Gum, or periodontal, charting is when your Lewisburg dentist measures the pockets around each tooth to help evaluate oral health. It’s an important step in diagnosing gum disease and determining how advanced it may be. Periodontal charting can also assist your dental team in recommending an appropriate treatment plan. How is Periodontal Charting Done? The Read more…


Smokeless Doesn’t Mean Harmless
added on: April 20, 2017

As we near the end of April, which just so happens to be Oral Cancer Awareness Month, the team at our Lewisburg dental office thought we should talk a bit about the oral health concerns associated with smokeless tobacco. Some individuals may assume that since it’s smokeless, chewing tobacco isn’t as harmful as smoking cigarettes. Read more…


What’s a Frenectomy and Do You Need One?
added on: April 6, 2017

There are times when the team at our dental office in Lewisburg may recommend a frenectomy for a patient. But we understand that many patients aren’t exactly sure what a frenectomy is and why one may be needed. So we’d like to cover the basics to help all of our patients stay properly informed. A Read more…


A Word to the Wise: Don’t Let Wisdom Teeth Cause Trouble
added on: March 15, 2017

Wisdom teeth usually begin to develop and show on x-rays in our early teens. And that’s the best time to start monitoring their growth to see if your wisdom teeth can stay, or if it’s better to get them removed. While all wisdom teeth don’t necessarily have to be extracted, all of us at our Read more…


“Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive?”
added on: March 6, 2017

Do you experience shooting pain through your teeth when you drink something hot or bite into something cold? If so, you may be suffering from sensitive teeth. It’s a common problem for many people, but our dental office in Lewisburg wants to help explain some possible reasons behind your sensitivity and how we can fix Read more…


“Why Do I Bite My Lip All The Time?”
added on: February 21, 2017

Whether it’s your lip, your cheeks, or your tongue, biting the tissues in and around your mouth is a troublesome habit for many. Mostly brought on by stress or as a nervous habit, cheek or lip biting can be hard to break. At our dental office in Lewisburg, we’d like our patients to know just Read more…

Posted In: Jaw Pain & TMJ

Simple Ways to Limit Your Exposure to Sugar
added on: February 10, 2017

There’s nothing wrong with a little sugar indulgence every now and then. We get it, sometimes you just need a little fix with a sweet treat. But as most people know, sugar is something every dentist really doesn’t like. And with good reason (more on that in a bit). At our dental office in Lewisburg, Read more…


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