Dentistry Dynamics: Teeth Whiteners

Have you ever wanted to drastically improve the look of your natural teeth? Through the use of teeth whitening treatment systems, you can improve the color of your smile by eliminating stains and discolorations and whitening your smile. However, there are several products on the market that you should be... Read more »

Don’t Share Your Toothbrush (or Your Bacteria)

The foundational steps of oral care--brushing and flossing on a daily basis and visiting the dentist for routine dental checkups--are important to help you achieve stable dental health. However, there may be additional steps required to help you improve your oral health and keep oral issues at bay, and our... Read more »

Antiseptic Mouthwash Helps Kill Oral Bacteria

Remembering to brush your teeth each morning and night with a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoridated toothpaste is an important first step in preventing problems with cavities and gum disease. At the same time good oral hygiene practices also require you to floss between each of your teeth and along the... Read more »

Tips to Prevent Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies can be frightening, and can have a serious impact on your oral health. This is why our dentist, Dr. John Kivus , strongly encourages our patients to avoiding and prevent dental emergencies. Unfortunately, you can’t completely prevent dental emergencies because accidents do happen, but you can reduce your... Read more »

How to Adjust Your Diet to Your Dentures

With new dentures also come many adjustments in your life, especially your diet. Eating with dentures may feel strange for a short time since dentures aren’t as sturdy as your natural teeth. You can become a pro in no time if you take some practice and know how to adjust... Read more »

The Key to a Great Smile with Oral Emergency Planning

The risk of dental damage is ever-present due to oral emergencies. Oral emergencies can occur at any time and cause severe all accidents and injuries to your teeth. However, even though they're not always preventable, there are numerous things you can do immediately after receiving a normal emergency that can... Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Dental Floss

Are you flossing every single day? In addition, are you flossing effectively? In order to maximize the effects that dental floss can have, it is important to understand the differences between the products, and which ones work best for you. In addition, proper technique is essential to ensure your teeth... Read more »

Are Dental Implants Right for Me?

If you have missing teeth, and are looking for a fixed solution, then dental implants may be the perfect solution for you! Missing teeth are never a fun thing to deal with, but with implants, we can restore your smile and confidence. Just what are dental implants?  They are artificial... Read more »

Avoid Seeds and Starches This Holiday Season

The holidays are here, and that means a number of you will be consuming cakes, cookies and other holiday treats. We wish you well and hope you enjoy all of them! To keep your teeth healthy during this sugar-heavy time of year, consider the following advice and how you could... Read more »

Details on the Different Types of Dental Crowns

Your dentist, Dr. John Kivus , offers dental crowns at Gannett Drive Dental to help his patients achieve an optimal smile and oral health. These restorations are strong and reliable and they help improve the function, health, and appearance of a tooth. In addition, there are also different types of... Read more »