Gum Disease Needs to Be Treated Before It Can Progress

Gum disease might not sound serious at first, yet it can pose a serious threat to the health of your mouth and the long-term integrity of your teeth. Gum disease is typically the result of poor oral hygiene habits that fail to clear the teeth of plaque and food residue. When this happens, these substances… Read more »

Enamel Attrition Calls for Timely Dental Care

The strength and integrity of your tooth enamel plays an important role in protecting the interior soft tissues of the tooth while also giving you the ability to chew food. When the outer layer of a tooth is compromised by tooth decay, dental fractures, or enamel attrition, the entire tooth could be at risk. While… Read more »

Invisalign®: Not Just for a Pretty Smile

As far as having a straighter smile goes, Invisalign® can accomplish more than just a pretty smile. According to the American Dental Association (ADA), an aligned smile can actually improve your overall dental health, not just the oral issues brought on by an improper bite such as chewing difficulties, problems with the jaw, and wear on… Read more »

Endodontic Therapy: Is a Root Canal on Your Horizon?

If you are facing the possibility of having endodontic therapy, or a root canal on a painful tooth, we hope to erase some of the stigma attached so you can feel confident of having a positive experience. Many people find the idea of a root canal scary, but actually, it will relieve you of the… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Dentures to Maintain a Beautiful, Healthy Smile

If Dr. Joseph Opack, Dr. Stanton or Dr. David Opack recommended dentures for your smile to replace missing teeth, it is important to know how best to take care of them. At , whether you have custom-crafted complete dentures or partial dentures, smile care is just as vital as with your natural pearly whites. Denture care… Read more »

Are Dentures a Good Option to Restore Your Smile?

Our dentists, Dr. Opack, Dr. Stanton and Dr. David Opack, offer dentures for our patients in , , who are missing multiple teeth. At , we know how missing teeth can affect smile confidence as well as the ability to chew and speak effectively. This is why we offer complete and partial dentures for your… Read more »

Can Conscious Sedation Bring a Smile to Your next Procedure?

Have you ever avoided having dental procedures done out of fear or anxiety? Do you feel nervous when you have to visit your dentist? If so, you are not alone! Dental anxiety is a phobic phenomenon for many people. To help relieve this anxiety, Dr. Peter Stanton at offer conscious sedation for our patients in… Read more »

Have You Considered a Dental Crown for Your Smile?

If you have been experiencing issues with a damaged or decayed tooth, our dentists, Drs. Peter Stanton, Joseph Opack, and David Opack are here to help. offers CEREC® technology to provide same-day dental crowns for our patients in the , , area seeking a dental restoration. Why might you need a crown for your smile? You… Read more »

Dental Emergency? Don’t Panic!

At , Drs. Peter Stanton, Joseph Opack, and David Opack understand that dental emergencies can happen to anyone, anytime. We are always ready to help our patients in , , and the surrounding communities in the event of a dental emergency, so please don’t hesitate to call us at  to be seen by one of our… Read more »

Your Smile Deserves Protection

Wearing a mouth guard during contact sports or other athletic activities is smart. This oral appliance is made to shield your smile from injury. Specifically, it covers and cushions teeth and gums, provide protection against concussions, and minimizing or preventing harm to your jaws and lips as well. The American Dental Association found that more than… Read more »