Long-Lasting Smiles Can Benefit From Orthodontic Braces

If you wish to straighten your teeth, consider the use of orthodontic braces. Orthodontic braces are a highly effective orthodontic treatment system that can provide you the oral health care benefits you are seeking, including enhancements to the look of your smile and upgrades to the health of your smile. To ensure your teeth and… Read more »

Steering Clear of Dry Socket

Drs. McMurray and Williams and their team understand that the best teeth for your smile are your natural teeth. However, from time to time, a tooth may become so damaged or diseased that it can’t be saved, or should be removed to preserve your oral health. When a tooth is extracted, it leaves behind a… Read more »

Smile Wide with Cavity Prevention

In order to keep your smile safe, you’re going to want to make sure that you are cleaning out any debris in your mouth. If you allow debris to build up in your mouth, it can eventually turn into plaque buildup. Plaque buildup consists of bacteria and debris that can contribute to dental erosion and… Read more »

A Failing Dental Filling Needs Timely Treatment

Minor defects in a tooth’s enamel layer can often be addressed by having a dentist install a dental filling. This mode of treatment might be called for repair an area of dental attrition, minor dental fracture or a small cavity. After the dental filling material has been bonded to the surrounding tooth enamel it will… Read more »

Issues that Can Be Resolved with a Dental Crown

Oral health issues that interfere with your smile and self-confidence can be addressed at Legacy Smiles Family Dental. We are pleased to help many patients receive effective treatment for a variety of smile issues by providing dental crowns. Today we want to discuss the benefits of dental crowns in addressing the following oral health conditions:… Read more »

How To Feed a Healthy Smile

We all want to feed our bodies well, for higher energy and general well-being. But did you know that a healthy diet positively affects your mouth health, as well? Let’s take a look at some of the healthiest foods you can choose for a healthy smile. Dairy: When eating dairy, choose low-sugar options, such as… Read more »

What to Look for in Floss

If you’re not sure which type of dental floss to purchase at the store, then our , Dr. , is more than happy to help you. It’s important to choose the floss that helps you clean the crevices of your smile. As we’re sure you know, flossing is very important. Now, the type of floss… Read more »

Selecting a Mouthwash? Here’s What to Look For

When choosing a mouthwash, you’re probably overwhelmed by all of the many options. Which mouthwash is right for you? Well, our , Dr. , is happy to help you select the right mouthwash by giving you the tips you need. It’s best to choose a mouthwash that has the following characteristics: -Fluoride: Fluoride is a… Read more »

Invite Your Smile Back For the Holidays With Dentures

If you have lost any teeth, we encourage you to choose a treatment for tooth replacement as soon as possible. Missing teeth can lead to larger dental problems such as tooth decay and destabilized gums, allowing the surrounding teeth to shift out of their positions. Receiving dentures can help you fully regain your smile, as… Read more »

Year-End Smile Upgrades: Sleep Apnea Treatments

If you’re diagnosed with sleep apnea, it means you’re suffering from a sleeping disorder in which your breathing habits are interrupted or impaired while sleeping. Typically, this can arise due to a blocked airway or interrupted brain signals. If left untreated, it can cause numerous oral ailments including high blood pressure and heart attacks. Thus,… Read more »