Saving Your Smile: Pregnancy and Dental Health

Are you familiar with the steps you need to take to protect your smile while you’re pregnant? Because individuals often focus on other aspects of the pregnancy, they may neglect their oral hygiene. To ensure your oral hygiene does not fail, visit your dentist routinely if your pregnant and need oral health care treatments and… Read more »

A Dental Implant Restoration to Replace a Knocked Out Tooth

Sometimes a blow to the head can impact the mouth with enough force to sever the periodontal ligaments anchoring a tooth. This can sometimes loosen it or completely knock it out of the periodontal socket. In a dental emergency like this you need to seek timely treatment from one of our skilled dentists. After assessing… Read more »

Revitalize Your Smile with Halitosis Treatment

Did you know that there are several symptoms and indications of bad breath? It’s true. Chronic bad breath, or halitosis, can often be caused by one or several underlying ailments and conditions within your mouth or body. One of the key risk factors for developing bad breath is associated with poor oral hygiene. Halitosis can… Read more »

Dental Anxiety and Sedation Dentistry

Going to the dentist can be nerve-wracking, especially if you’ve had a difficult experience or two in the past. These can sometimes create dental anxiety. Even if you deal with dental anxiety, it is important for you to schedule and keep your dental appointments regularly. Luckily, we are here to help! Let’s take a look… Read more »

Why Your Dentist Takes Dental X-rays

Dental X-rays are a vital tool used by dental professionals to evaluate your oral health. At Vincent C. Mayher, DMD, MAGD, we use digital X-ray technology to help us understand which care your smile needs. Digital X-rays reveal the early signs of dental problems so that we can provide minimally invasive treatment. Types of intraoral… Read more »

What Tooth Hazards Should You Avoid?

Are you aware of the tooth hazards in your life that put your smile at risk? Can you think of any foods or drinks that you’re eating that are potentially hazardous to your oral health? Make sure to practice effective tooth hazard prevention, including avoiding or exercising caution with the following tooth hazards: – Sodas… Read more »

Repair Tooth Fracture With a Dental Crown

When your teeth become damaged, you may experience decreased oral function and an inability to properly chew your food. A fractured tooth can result from a hard blow to the face, tooth grinding, playing sports without a mouth guard, or chewing on pens and pencils. Our dentists may need to treat a badly fractured tooth… Read more »

Your Complete Dentures Need to Be Cleaned Every Day

Your new complete denture represents a highly effective way to restore the presence, appearance, and basic function of your original teeth. Even though Dr. Vincent Mayher had it created from special dental materials that will not decay the removable dental appliance will still need some daily care and cleaning Some simple oral hygiene measures will… Read more »

The Secrets of Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene is vital for a strong oral health and smile, which is why your dentist, Dr. Vincent Mayher, strongly encourages you to have a diligent and effective oral hygiene routine that includes brushing, flossing, and rinsing. Little did you know, there are little oral hygiene secrets that can help you have a better oral… Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Tooth Replacements

Have you recently had a tooth extraction treatment done to remove an ailing tooth from your mouth? If so, it is imperative to have a replacement inserted as soon as possible to avoid any oral help ailments that can occur. If missing teeth are not replaced, it can cause your gums to destabilize, causing nearby… Read more »