Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

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.... 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... Read more »

Got Questions About Your Child’s Dental Care? Here Are Some Answers

If you have questions about how to properly and effectively clean and care for your child’s smile, you’re not alone. Many people also have questions about children’s dental care because it can be overwhelming and even confusing. To help you find the answers you need so you can keep your... Read more »

How to Recover After Root Canal Treatment

Root canal treatment is a beneficial way of restoring the health and function of a decayed or damaged tooth. However, that’s only the case if you properly recover. If you fail to take the recovery period seriously, then you could suffer consequences and delay healing. So, our dentist, Dr. Bruce... Read more »

Tools to Floss Your Teeth

Many people do not know there are different kinds and styles of dental floss. This is important because everyone has different alignments, which means you might find a better type of floss for you. To help you learn more about dental floss, our dentist, Dr. Bruce Howard with Bruce Howard... Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Dental Bridges

Are you in need of a reliable tooth prosthetic to replace any missing teeth that you may have? Do you have a single lost tooth that should be replaced with a permanent treatment that can provide up to a lifetime of support? If so, a tooth restoration replacement prosthetic like... Read more »

Learn the Benefits of Dental Implants

What are dental implants? A dental implant may be suggested for an individual who has lost a tooth due to severe decay, an accident, advanced gum disease or another dental issue. A dental implant is made up of a titanium implant post, an abutment and a dental restoration (like a... Read more »

What to Expect During a Dental Cleaning Appointment

It’s about time for your routine dental appointment with our dentist and team. You may be wondering what to expect at your six-month appointments. We are more than happy to give you a rundown of your upcoming cleaning and exam appointment. Professional Dental Cleaning When you come in to our... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Bruce Howard DDS, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »