Got Stained Teeth? Here Are Your Options

Tooth discoloration can occur for many reasons. This makes it a common problem for many. If you’re one who suffers from tooth stains, our dentist, Dr. Carrie Sessom, has some good news for you: There are many treatments that can help you! Fortunately, our dental team offers many treatments that... Read more »

Information About Sports Mouth Guards

Do I need a mouth guard? For those who play sports, mouth guards are often recommended. A mouth guard can be beneficial while playing any sport, but are particularly important for contact sports like football, boxing, and hockey. A mouth guard can help protect the teeth, jaws, and soft tissues... Read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Dental Crowns

  In order to ensure your smile gets the restorations it needs to thrive for a lifetime of happiness, always visit your dentist for routine checkups and oral examinations. Even if no visible damage is present, your dentist may be able to find microscopic cracks and breaks that could potentially... Read more »

Dental Tips Vital to Oral Health About Dental Bridges

If you ever worried about food restrictions that may come with dentures, consider dental bridges, which are tooth replacements that can ensure no food restrictions are necessary. Dental bridges are permanent tooth restorations that are inserted into your mouth to allow your complete smile to function as needed. Because they're... Read more »

Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Gum disease, which may be the most common dental disease we treat, affects about half of the total percentage of adults in the United States. While much of what causes gum disease comes down to which food choices we make, there are also a number of risk factors you should... Read more »

Do You Have Sensitive Teeth? How to Know and Get Relief

If you’ve ever wondered why you wince every time you eat something really cold, like ice cream, or even sugary foods, then read today’s blog about tooth sensitivity and how you can the relief you need! There are some reasons why your teeth are sensitive, such as: - Damage or... Read more »

Healthy Dental Implants Require a Healthy Smile

While your dental post and implant restorations can’t be invaded by tooth decay or cavities, they can still be affected by bacteria buildup in the gums, which can lead to the loss of the implant. Even after receiving a dental implant you should continue to exercise excellent dental hygiene and... Read more »

Effects of Gum Disease

Perhaps the most common disorder we care for at Riverwalk Dental Spa is gum disease, an infection of the gums. Periodontal disease impacts an immense percentage of the population, but with suitable brushing and flossing, you can protect yourself from it. Learn more about gum disease by reading on. Some... Read more »

Treating Dry Mouth

How can you cure xerostomia? Unfortunately, curing dry mouth is impossible. We're terribly sorry if you're suffering from dry mouth, and we will do all that we can to aid you deal with it. The following are some things you should know about xerostomia. The goal of xerostomia treatment is... Read more »

What is Baby Bottle Tooth Decay?

What do you know about caring for baby bottle tooth decay? Continue reading this post to find out some more about the disease and what it means for you. In the early phases of baby bottle tooth decay, fluoride processing is normally sufficient to reverse the condition. As the disease... Read more »