We Keep Dental Patients Comfortable

To state the obvious, nobody enjoys pain. Dr. Smith knows this, and that is why the dental team at Oak Hills Dentistry has made patient comfort our priority. In conjunction with creating a relaxing environment, we have various medications that can lower and even eliminate pain associated with different dental procedures to give you a more enjoyable […]

3 Reliable Steps To Find The Best Dentist

Regular cleanings and checkups are part of your first line of defense against dental health issues, so naturally you want to have the best dentist possible. What should you look for? If you’re new in town, or have been looking around for a new dentist, Oak Hills Dentistry suggests the following. Location and Office Hours: […]

Reinvent Yourself With A Smile Makeover

A cosmetic dentistry smile makeover from Oak Hills Dentistry can boost your self-confidence. Maybe you’ve got an upcoming job interview, or a new relationship. A brand-new smile can make all the difference! A smile makeover may include any of several cosmetic dentistry procedures, from teeth whitening to porcelain veneers. They can have a huge impact […]

Bleeding Gums After Your 6-Month Cleaning?

Regular check-ups and cleanings at Oak Hills Dentistry are essential for good dental health. But some people tend to have gums that bleed after a thorough cleaning, causing them concern. Is this a problem? Well, it depends. If your gums bleed for a couple days after your dental cleaning, don’t worry about it. But, if […]

Your Dental Implant Future

If you want to restore your smile due to extensive tooth loss, you have a decision to make. Should you choose ordinary dentures or go with state-of-the-art implant dentures, like those at Oak Hills Dentistry? One of the biggest disadvantages to ordinary dentures is a greatly reduced ability to bite and chew food. The reason […]

Great Reasons to Floss Your Teeth

Flossing is a bit of a chore. It takes a little extra time, and if you haven’t flossed in a while, it can even be painful. It’s no wonder our team at Oak Hills Dentistry is constantly reminding our patients to ‘brush and floss!’ Flossing is critical, You’ll never hear one of us say ‘Don’t […]

Not Happy With Your Gums? Ask About Contouring

Some Spring dental patients who are interested in a full smile makeover might want to consider gum contouring. This cosmetic dentistry procedure is helpful for people who feel that their gums rest too low or too high on their teeth. If you feel that your gums cover too much of the surface of your teeth, […]

5 Common Signs of Gum Disease and How to Prevent It

Gum Disease Oak Hills Dentistry

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a prevalent oral health issue that affects millions of individuals worldwide. It is an inflammatory condition caused by the accumulation of bacterial plaque on teeth and gums, which can lead to gingivitis (mild gum inflammation) or progress to more severe forms such as periodontitis and advanced periodontitis […]