The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

The Keys to a Great Smile: Gingivitis Prevention and Treatments

Are you familiar with the complications that can arise for your oral health teeth and gums due to gingivitis? Gingivitis is an oral health condition that is often characterized as an early stage of gum disease. When gum disease is present, an infection within your gums can lead to a... Read more »

A Day in Dentistry: Mouth Jewelry Risks

When looking for different ways to improve your overall health, you should be aware of the risks associated with bad habits such as the application of mouth jewelry. Mouth jewelry consists of lip and tongue rings that are placed in your mouth, often for aesthetic appeal. However, if you do... Read more »

Modern Toothbrushing Tips and Techniques

The tips and techniques of toothbrushing have changed a bit over the years. If you haven't had a refresher for awhile, it's time to revisit the basics again. First to consider, is the proper toothbrush and toothpaste. Nearly every dental expert will tell you that a soft-bristled, small head toothbrush... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Congress Dental Group, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »