This New Year, Brighten Your Teeth with an In-Office Whitening Treatment or Whitening Kit

If you’re looking for the perfect way to start off your new year, look no further than a professional teeth whitening from . Getting your teeth whitened can beautify your smile and boost your confidence and self-esteem. We offer both in-office whitening and a take-home kit. Do you need a huge boost to get your… Read more »

Dental Anxiety Can Often Be Managed

It’s not uncommon for an individual to experience heightened stress during routine dental procedures. If this is something you have experienced in the past, it’s important to understand that dental anxiety is a recognized psychological condition that millions of American’s struggle with every year. To help reduce these feelings, your dentists, Drs. Hines and Hines,… Read more »

Plaque: How to Eliminate the Cause of Gum Disease from Your Smile

Plaque is a white, sticky film that covers the surfaces of your teeth if you don’t clean them regularly. You wouldn’t think much of this substance because it seems harmless. However, it’s one of the most dangerous substances for your smile. In fact, it’s so dangerous that it can cause tooth decay and gum disease…. Read more »

The Signs of Oral Cancer

The uncontrollable growth of cells that invade and cause damage to the neighboring tissue is called cancer. There are many types of cancer, manifesting in many different areas of the body. Oral cancer, which includes cancers of the tongue, lips, floor of the mouth, cheeks, and hard palate, can be life threatening if it is… Read more »

Professional Teeth Cleanings Are Good for Your Dental Health

Brushing and flossing your teeth is important for cleaning away plaque and residual food particles from your mouth before they can harden into tartar. Maintaining good oral health in the long term also includes attending your regular dental checkups at . The checkup starts with a thorough dental cleaning performed by one of our dental… Read more »

Professional Teeth Whitening is a Great Way to Lighten Your Smile

Deep stains on your smile can leave you feeling self-conscious. The depth and degree of the stains will influence the whitening method Drs. Hines and Hines recommend. If you’ve been unimpressed with the whitening products sold in stores, or if your teeth are deeply stained, will likely recommend a dental bleaching treatment. The potent whitening… Read more »

Are You Ready to Whiten Your Teeth for the Holidays?

At Hines Dentistry in , , Dr. and our team offer teeth whitening treatments to restore your pearly whites to a healthy luster just in time for the social holiday season. Do you know what factors can contribute to your teeth to losing their luster? Even with a healthy daily brushing and flossing routine along… Read more »

Crowns Can Be Made from Different Materials

A dental crown in , , is a hollow replica of a single tooth’s enamel layer. It is anchored on a post-like abutment that was formed from the core structures of the tooth that were suffering from one of the multiple dental issues. The specific problem at hand will determine the materials that your dentist… Read more »

A Filling Is Often Called for to Repair a Small Cavity

When the natural bacteria living in your mouth work to exploit weakened tooth enamel, it can lead to the formation of a cavity on one or more of your teeth. While cavities are always detected during the course of your routine dental checkup, you should not hesitate to make an appointment with Dr. if you… Read more »

What to Do About a Missing Tooth

Losing a tooth because of trauma or decay can be an uncomfortable experience, but did you know it can actually be detrimental to your health? Unfortunately, this can lead to a number of oral problems and have a negative impact on your self-esteem. Naturally, you should have your tooth replaced to restore your functionality, but… Read more »