Special Event: Movie Under the Stars

Join us for our 2nd Annual  Movie Under the Stars  Patient Appreciation Event! We have the BEST patients! To show our appreciation for you, we are hosting an event night at RAM Farms! * Frozen (the movie) – Corn Maze – Pumpkin Patch * Bring your kids, grandkids, nieces or nephews to the Corn Maze… Read more »

Whitening Strips Can Help Maintain Your Smile After a Professional Bleaching Treatment

The professional bleaching treatment offered by Dr. is the most effective way to whiten your teeth. But even after your teeth have been professionally whitened you will still need to maintain their brightness by some means. In time, minor surface stains caused by dark foods and beverages can actually set deep into the tooth enamel,… Read more »

How Floss Has Developed Over Time

Dental floss is an important part of proper oral hygiene. It may come as a surprise to learn that according to the ADA, only 12 percent of Americans floss every day. The flossing concept isn’t a new one. Evidence found by researchers suggests that interdental cleaning has been practiced since Prehistoric times. Researchers have found… Read more »

The Basic Tips for Taking Care of a Temporary Crown

When your dentist, Dr. , secures a temporary dental crown in your smile, it is only intended to protect the abutment while the dental lab prepares your new dental crown or bridge. It does not actually restore the full function of the tooth. If the temporary crown comes loose, falls off or is damaged in… Read more »

The Danger of Missing Fillings

Fillings are intended to repair modest areas of tooth decay. While they are intended to last a long time, the bacteria in your mouth can slowly exploit the cement holding them into place. In some situations, the bacteria work into the healthy enamel between the filling and the remaining healthy enamel. Should this pocket of… Read more »

Don’t Ignore the Signs of Gum Disease

It is reported that 47% of Americans over 30 have periodontitis, an advanced form of gum disease. In seniors that number jumps to 70%. Gum disease is one of the most common oral health problems today, and it is also one of the most serious. It can culminate in the loss of bone structure and… Read more »

Free Day of Dentistry

It’s time again for our Free Day of Dentistry! Saturday, May 7th 2016 Arrive Early! Registration is from 8am -10am. Patients ages 18+ will be seen on a first-come first-served basis. Dr. McCulla and his team of staff and volunteers will provide a cleaning, filling, or extraction to the first 90 patients, or as many… Read more »

Repairing Cavities to Restore Your Smile

Regular dental checkups are the best defense against cavities, especially when combined with good daily oral care—brushing your pearly whites at least twice every day, and flossing at least once daily. Dental checkups every six months allow us to check for tooth decay, gum disease, and old fillings to make sure they are not cracked… Read more »

Are You Ready for Oral Cancer Awareness Month?

With April around the corner, are you ready for oral cancer awareness month? April is designated oral cancer awareness month, where the dental community unites to create public awareness of oral cancer and pharyngeal cancer. This is an increasingly important program, as the cure rates for this type of cancer are typically low, killing 8,000… Read more »

What Can Mouthwash Do for Your Teeth?

Do you use mouthwash very often? Do you ever wonder if you should, or what the benefits could be? In reality, using mouthwash isn’t strictly necessary, although it isn’t a bad idea. In fact, most mouthwashes will provide you a number of benefits, though different types of mouthwash provide different advantages. If you’re interested in… Read more »