Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Leafy Greens for a Healthy Mouth

Eating leafy greens, like kale and spinach, is not only healthy for your body but can also help you have a healthy mouth. We all know that we should avoid sweet and sticky foods that can do damage to our teeth, but there are some foods, like leafy greens, that you should include in your… Read more »

Dry Mouth: Causes & Remedies

Do you wake up with a dry mouth? Does your mouth frequently feel sticky during the day? If so, you might be suffering from a condition known as xerostomia, commonly known as dry mouth. It may be important to understand the causes of your dry mouth because saliva can play several key functions in your… Read more »

Jumpstart Your Spring If You Are Suffering from Diabetes

Are you familiar with the risks associated with diabetes and how it can impact your smile? Diabetes affects nearly thirty million Americans, and our office is well trained in providing treatments contoured to your needs. If you are diabetic, your body’s ability to process sugar will be altered, so you will need specific treatments to… Read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Mouth Guards

Did you know that an oral accident or injury can set back your health care by decades? To help target oral health risks that can damage your teeth and gums, make sure you include treatments that can improve your oral health and any potential therapies that come with it. To ensure your smile can continue… Read more »

Provide Your Smile Extra Support From Mouth Jewelry

Are you aware of the risks associated with mouth jewelry? Mouth jewelry refers to products that you place into your mouth often for a cosmetic appeal. This includes lip and tongue rings. Although they may seem like stylish opportunities to improve your look, there are several oral health risks associated with them, including the following:… Read more »

A Porcelain Dental Crown Can Alter a Tooth’s Appearance

Naturally discolored tooth enamel and cosmetic imperfections with a tooth’s appearance can leave you feeling self-conscious about the appearance of your mouth. In a situation like this you can always fall back on the professional dental services offered at Horizon Dental Care. After assessing the health of the tooth our dentist will present you with… Read more »

Build Your Best Smile with Dentures

Your best smile is possible if you’re willing to set forth the time to craft it. However, even with effective lifestyle, dietary, and cleaning habits, it will not be possible to have optimum oral health if you are missing any teeth. All missing teeth must be replaced as soon as possible to prevent further damage… Read more »

Cleaning Your Toothbrush

How clean is your toothbrush? Maybe you need to think about that for just a moment. You put your toothbrush in your mouth every day, so shouldn’t you make sure that it is clean? Here are few simple steps to making sure your toothbrush is sanitary and safe to use. It’s nice to share, but… Read more »