Are Dental Veneers Right for Me?

If you are interested in improving your smile, there are many ways that can help your do just that. One way is through dental veneers. A veneer is a very thin shell designed to cover the front of your teeth. Dr. Krupka may suggest a veneer for teeth that are discolored, worn down, chipped or… Read more »

Smile with Dentures

Have you lost most or all of your adult teeth? Ask Dr. about how dentures in , , can restore the appearance and functionality of your smile. At our office, we offer both complete and partial dentures to meet the needs of each individual patient. Partial dentures are used when some of the natural teeth… Read more »

What Are the Benefits of CEREC® Dental Crowns for Damaged or Broken Teeth?

What are the benefits of CEREC® dental crowns for damaged or broken teeth? If you do have damaged teeth, CEREC crowns can be placed to protect the tooth from further damage above the gum line. In addition, they can be customized and crafted to fit your smile for a better aesthetic. CEREC crowns are designed… Read more »

Dental Emergencies: How to Keep Your Smile in Tip-Top Shape While You’re on the Road

No one wants to experience a dental emergency on the road. However, even though this is the case, dental emergencies do tend to happen. Fortunately, there are things you can do to prevent these situations and keep your smile in tip-top shape. To help you, Dr. and our dental team are happy to tell you… Read more »

Dentures Can Be Used to Replace Teeth Lost to Periodontal Disease

The American Dental Association estimates that gum disease needlessly afflicts the oral health of approximately 47 percent of Americans over the age of 30. Also known as periodontal disease, it is usually caused by poor oral hygiene practices that allow hardened tartar to form near the gumline. Your chances of developing this potentially dangerous gum… Read more »

A Tooth That Suffers from a Large Cavity Might Need a Crown Restoration

Cavities are often the result of poor oral hygiene or enamel erosion. When bacteria compromises an area of weakened tooth enamel, the tooth decay will gradually continue to spread. With early diagnosis and treatment, Dr. might be able to repair the tooth at , , clinic with a dental filling. If you delay seeking professional… Read more »

What Can I Expect During My Dental Cleaning and Exam?

Usually, knowing the steps of your dental treatment can help you feel more relaxed and comfortable in the hands of the dentist. Therefore, our dental team would be happy to explain the steps involved in your six-month cleanings and exams. That way you won’t feel nervous or stressed about your appointment. At the beginning of… Read more »

Home Remedies for Treating a Canker Sore

Do you have a canker sore? If so, our dental team has some helpful tips for you! By using our tips, you can relieve your pain and discomfort and go on your merry way. We recommend doing one or more of the following things so you can have the comfort you deserve: Old-Fashioned remedies –Ice… Read more »

Do you suffer from a TMJ disorder?

As they are some of the most important joints in our bodies, our temporomandibular joints, commonly referred to as TMJs, play a vital role in our jaws to promote proper function and effectiveness. If they are damaged, it can hinder our ability to speak, chew food, or even open our mouths. Do you suffer from… Read more »

If You Have Bad Breath and Braces, Check Out These 3 Helpful Tips

When you are aligning your teeth with an orthodontic appliance like braces, bad breath is a common visitor. This is the case because plaque and food particles tend to get stuck in the spaces between your teeth and wires, brackets, and bands. However, this doesn’t have to be the case for you. If you do… Read more »