Identify What is Causing Your Sensitive Teeth

Do you know what is causing your sensitive teeth and why it is happening? Are you hesitant to enjoy your favorite drinks or foods because of pain you sometimes experience? If so, remember the first step to treating a condition is finding out the cause. Did you know a cracked... Read more »

Successful Oral Cancer Treatment Starts with Early Detection

The healthy function of your mouth relies on more than just preventing cavities and gum disease. In fact, your mouth and throat have diverse tissues that play an important role and can also be affected by oral health problems. Along with a consistent daily oral hygiene routine, the American Dental... Read more »

What to Know About Dental X-Rays

Taking X-rays of your teeth at the dentist helps to diagnose and detect decay when not readily noticeable by a typical dental exam.   The frequency at which X-rays are used varies from patient to patient depending on several factors including age, health risks, or the prevalence of signs or... Read more »

A Cavity That Affects a Tooth Smile Might Be Repaired with a Composite Dental Filling

The teeth in the front of your mouth play an important role in your ability to comfortably bite off pieces of food. Their overt appearance in your smile can also leave you feeling self-conscious. In a situation like this, the wisest course of action is to seek professional attention from... Read more »

A Dental Laser Can Enhance Your Dental Experience

Many patients dread or avoid visits to the dentist because because they don’t want to commit to a lot of time spent in the office or they are not comfortable with the sounds of a dental drill. Karl E. Schneck, DDS, PC can make your dental visits more comfortable and... Read more »

Reinvent Your Smile with Tooth Hazard Prevention

  At no point in time can you assume your mouth can accomplish every task you assign to it. By using basic common sense, it is a good way to keep yourself safe from dental damage and tooth hazards that can pop up from time to time. Watch your diet... Read more »

Dental Cleanings and Exams Are Necessary if You Want a Healthy Smile

It’s very important to attend your dental checkups. One of the reasons is because the treatments provided are necessary if you want a top-notch oral health and a healthy smile. To help you understand why, our dentist, Dr. Karl Schneck, is more than happy to share some facts about dental... Read more »

Why You Should Prevent Enamel Erosion

Enamel erosion is a dental issue you should prevent as much as possible. This problem occurs when you overexpose your teeth to acid by regularly eating and drinking acidic foods and drinks or even vomiting frequently (this is common during pregnancy and when someone is bulimic). It’s best to avoid... Read more »

What is Scaling and Root Planing?

While you may know that gum disease can give you bad breath and loose teeth, you may not know that it can also lead to complications with diabetes, as well as respiratory infections, heart attack, stroke and even dementia. The primary cause of gum disease is the buildup of plaque... Read more »

Become a Tooth Brushing Pro!

Brushing your teeth is one of those things you have been doing for years. In fact, you’ve probably been doing it for so long that you don’t even think about it anymore. You may think that all you need to do is put some toothpaste on your brush, scrub your... Read more »