Physical Disabilities and Oral Hygiene Tips

Whether you are a professional or family member, helping someone with a physical disability requires foresight and peace of mind. These are attributes you can develop. If your client cannot brush, floss or visit the dentist on their own, Keven R. Mills, DDS is delighted to help you plan how to help them best. Brushing… Read more »

Achieve a Brighter Smile with Teeth Whitening

If your teeth are yellowed or stained, consider a professional teeth whitening. While it is true that there are over-the-counter whitening treatments available, such as mouthwash, toothpaste, strips or trays, the most effective forms continue to come from the dentist office. Here are the two whitening services that Keven R. Mills, DDS offers: In-office professional… Read more »

Picture Day Coming Up? Get Your Best Smile with these Tips

Our dental team understands how important picture day is and how this memory will last for a lifetime in a photo. It might be one of the most important days of the year for you, and as you may already know, the smile is considered one of the most important characteristics of a picture. To… Read more »

The Roots of Your Teeth Can Be Threatened by Chronic Periodontal Disease

People who are lax with their daily oral hygiene regimen are at increased risk of having hardened tartar buildup on their teeth. As this bacterial substance continues to accumulate near the gumline, your mouth will be at increased risk of suffering from periodontal disease. It often starts out as the mild gum inflammation of gingivitis…. Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace the Appearance and Function of Multiple Missing Teeth in Your Smile

Your front teeth play an important role in helping you bite off pieces of the foods you consume. At the same time, your smile’s appearance can also have a significant impact on many of your facial expressions. When multiple teeth are lost in the front of your mouth, it can hamper your overall oral function,… Read more »

Severe Gum Disease Can Cause Tooth Loss

Your gums play an important role in the healthy appearance of your mouth while also helping to anchor your teeth in place. Your overall oral health and your oral hygiene habits can have a significant impact on your periodontal health. If residual food material and plaque harden into tartar near the gumline it can inflame… Read more »

I Need a New Toothbrush. What Should I Look For?

Are you in search of a new toothbrush in , ? If so, make sure to choose one that is safe and effective for your smile. To help you select the right brush, our dentist, Dr. , encourages you to keep an eye out for certain characteristics. The first is soft bristles. Although this type… Read more »

Tips on How to Choose the Best Mouthwash for Your Smile

Mouthwash can help you deep clean your smile as well as freshen your breath, so make sure to rinse your mouth at least once a day. However, this might be a tricky task if you’re not sure which mouthwash to choose at the store. Fortunately, our dentist, Dr. , knows the details about mouthwash, so… Read more »

Are You Doing Everything You Can to Protect Your Smile?

Cavities can be both painful and inconvenient, but unfortunately, they are often a common occurrence for people from every background. When tooth decay visits your smile, it creates holes in your tooth enamel and if the damage extends to the nerves, you may end up in pain. If a cavity is treated early, a dental filling… Read more »

The Basics of Jaw Pain

Jaw pain is a common, yet potentially serious ailment that arises when there is an issue within or close to your jaw. For a better understanding of the basics of jaw pain, listed below are some important facts you should know: – Potential treatments for facial and jaw pain include medications, antibiotics, pain relievers, and… Read more »