Cavity Fighting Chewing Gum?

At Oak Hills Dentistry, we are sometimes asked about Xylitol gum. What is it, exactly? Can a type of gum chewing really help prevent cavities? Xylitol is a natural sweetener that was first discovered in birch tree bark, but is also found in many fruits and vegetables. Unlike most other sweeteners (natural or synthetic), xylitol […]

Beautifying With Bonding

Bonding is a cosmetic dentistry procedure we use frequently at Oak Hills Dentistry. It’s one of the easiest ways we have to improve the appearance of a tooth that is broken or chipped. It can even help with discoloration! Bonding is a fairly simple and straight-forward procedure. In fact, in most cases we don’t even […]

Learn How You Can Change Your Life By Transforming Your Smile

Many dental patients have experienced a boost in self-confidence by undergoing restorative or cosmetic dentistry at Oak Hills Dentistry Nothing gives us more satisfaction than helping individuals dramatically improve their smile and overall self-esteem. We Offer The Latest Tooth Restoration Techniques We offer the latest tooth restoration procedures to correct dental problems and imperfections. We […]

Crowning Achievements In Dentistry

This message from Oak Hills Dentistry looks at one of the miracles of modern dentistry: the dental restoration. Let’s pretend you are a biomedical engineer working in the field of dentistry before the introduction of dental restorations. The men and women of your generation who have missing or damaged teeth want to repair or replace […]

Signs Of Oral Cancer: What Not To Ignore

This message from Oak Hills Dentistry focuses on a very serious issue: oral cancer. Oral cancer claims tens of thousands of lives each year, which is why we offer oral cancer screenings at each checkup. Early detection can make all the difference! At home, you can pay attention for any of the following: A lump […]

Think You May Have A Cavity?

Your teeth need a lot of tender, loving care. But sometimes, in spite of regular brushing and flossing, we end up with a new cavity – the common cold of dental health. At Oak Hills Dentistry, we have been filling cavities for years and would be happy to take care of any cavities or other […]

What To Do About Cracked Teeth

Cracked teeth can be painful, unattractive, and pricey to repair. In this post from Oak Hills Dentistry, we offer tips to keep your teeth whole and strong. Don’t chew on hard things. Steer clear of ice, hard candies, hard nuts, and even popcorn – the kernels can do damage. Also be wary of pitted fruits; […]

5 Reasons To See Oak Hills Dentistry

In this message from Oak Hills Dentistry we look at the big picture. Developing a relationship with an experienced dentist is vital for maintaining healthy smiles for every member of the family. Here are five reasons to make us your partner in dental health. Visit Us For the Truth. Healthy habits are formed over time; […]

What is the Recovery Time for a Dental Implant?

When a patient at Oak Hills Dentistry decides to go ahead with a dental implant, one of the first things they want to know is: how long is the recovery time? Our answer? Recovery is difficult to predict, because every case is different. There are various factors that go into the process, but not all […]

A Noteworthy Dental Experience

At Oak Hills Dentistry, we make each appointment a noteworthy experience with our attention to detail, and commitment to each patient’s dental health. Good dental health means having healthy teeth and gums. Maintaining it is something that you have to work at every day. It can be a real balancing act: using the right oral […]