Your Routine Dental Visit

You have probably heard that you should visit the dentist every six months, and that is a good idea, but it isn’t a hard and fast rule. The truth of the matter is that depending on your oral health, your dentist may want to see you on a more frequent... Read more »

Ancient Dental Practices

Teeth have been around ever since there have been animals, including people. But in the grand scheme of history, dentists have only been in existence for a very short period of time. Still, our ancient ancestors had to take care of their teeth just as we do today. However, our... Read more »

Your Guide to Teeth Whitening

With all of the different advances in technology lately, it seems like there are more whitening options than ever before. It’s safe to say that if you want to whiten your teeth, you’re not going to be hurting for options at all. Today, we’re going to guide you through our... Read more »

The Need for Regular Checkups

Have you ever wondered why every dentist recommends you go back to see them every six months? Is their way of cleaning your teeth really that good that you need to see them twice a year? A lot of people don’t understand the need for regular checkups. Today, we’re going... Read more »

Address the Cause of Bad Breath

Bad breath, which is medically known as halitosis, can be very embarrassing. You may try to cover bad breath with mints, gum or mouthwash, but these solutions are not lasting. Address the cause of the problem with the help of Dr. Higham and Dr. Sauchelli. Tobacco Products Smoking and using... Read more »

It’s Oral Cancer Awareness Month!

As it is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, we would like to share some helpful information about oral cancer. Oral cancer includes cancers of the mouth, throat, lips, salivary glands and tonsils. Who Is at Risk for Oral Cancer? There are several factors that may increase the risk of oral cancer.... Read more »

Are Dental Implants the Right Choice for My Smile?

For a patient who has lost one or more teeth, our dentists may recommend dental implants in Jupiter, Florida. A dental implant is made up of a dental implant post, a dental restoration, and an abutment. What Are the Advantages of Dental Implants? Dental implants are designed to look and... Read more »

A Dental Crown May Be Used to Restore a Damaged Tooth

A dental crown is a restoration that, when cemented in place, covers the entire visible portion of a tooth. A dental crown may be recommended to cover a tooth that is damaged. The crown can strengthen the tooth and improve its appearance. Why Are Dental Crowns Used? Dr. Higham and... Read more »

Fast Facts on Flossing

When is the last time you flossed? If you have a dental appointment coming up, it probably wasn’t that long ago. But for many people, that container of floss has been gathering dust in your medicine cabinet for a while. But if you don’t floss, bacteria, plaque and food particles... Read more »

Sick? Don’t Forget to Brush!

So, you have the flu. Or maybe you got lucky and you just have a cold. Whatever has you down, chances are good that brushing your teeth is one of the last things on your mind. But as much as you may want to bury yourself under a blanket until... Read more »