At our office, we believe preventative dental care and maintenance is vital to your dental health. Through regular scheduled exams we check the overall health of your teeth and gums, perform oral cancer screenings, and perform x-rays to detect problems before they worsen. Routine dental cleanings, sealants, and fluoride treatments help prevent cavities and dental disease.
Some of the most common questions we answer at Signature Dental are about dental insurance. Dental insurance plans and the benefits they provide can be very confusing. There are thousands of different plans, and many of them even share the same name. So just knowing that you have Blue Cross Blue Shield will not get you very far when it comes to figuring out your dental benefits. (more…)
It would not be a stretch to say that every single person has experienced bad breath at some point in his or her life. We are all susceptible to “morning breath” or “garlic breath”, which are neither surprising nor difficult to fix. Many people suffer from persistent bad breath which seems difficult to cure. As with most things, finding the cause of the problem will lead us much closer to a solution. Let’s take a look at the most common causes of bad breath. (more…)
For many of our patients, this time of year is more than just back to school. It is back to a routine, back to bedtimes and alarm clocks, and back to good habits that may have gone by the wayside in the lazy days of summer. One of the most important good habits we should all have is taking care of our teeth. There are many things involved in pursuing a healthy mouth. Here are some tips to getting that oral hygiene routine back on track. (more…)