Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

A Tooth With a Missing Dental Filling Could Be Susceptible to a Severe Fracture

Dental fillings are often a common treatment to address a minor physical defect in a tooth’s enamel layer. Dentists often use them to repair single surface cavities, chipped teeth and minor cases of dental attrition. If you frequently struggle to maintain an effective oral hygiene routine the persistent presence of... Read more »

Oral Hygiene: The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

If you have questions about oral hygiene, then it could lead to an improper oral hygiene routine. This could result in oral injuries and dental problems. So, it’s important to know all the important details of oral hygiene. To help you find the answers to your oral hygiene questions, our... Read more »

Plaque: What Is It?

Have you noticed a substance that may build up along your gumline and teeth? Does it typically come off when you brush, floss or if you scrape it gently? It could be a colorless, sticky film of bacteria and sugars known as plaque, which is continually forming on your teeth.... Read more »

Oral Health: Mouth Guards

Building the best smile possible includes making sure you address the potential risks to your mouth. You can save your teeth and gums from damage during sports and rigorous activities simply by wearing a mouth guard. If you're looking for a mouth guard to fit your exact dental profile, boil... Read more »

Food Your Teeth Can Love

Everyone probably knows that some foods can be bad for your teeth. In your growing up years, were you ever warned not to eat too many sweet things or your teeth would rot? Or that you should drink lots of milk so you can have strong bones? We want to... Read more »

Keep Your Dental Crown in Good Shape

If your smile requires the use of a dental crown to restore a damaged tooth, our team at Hays Dental Group, LLC is happy to help! A damaged tooth resulting from oral trauma, injury, or infection often requires a dental crown to restore its function and appearance. Our dentist can... Read more »

Do Your New Year’s Resolutions Include a Healthier Smile?

Starting off a new year we often look for ways to have a healthier body. But if you are looking for ways to boost your self-image, a healthier smile is highly beneficial. Today, our Hays Dental Group, LLC team is happy to offer some easy ways you can keep your... Read more »