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 »

The Basics of Dental Sealants

Dental sealants have been a favorite treatment used on children to prevent cavities and tooth decay for numerous years. Did you know, dental sealants can be used on adults too? Yes, it’s true! If you are prone to cavities, then perhaps dental sealants are ideal for you. Our team is... 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 »

Discussing Your Toothbrush Options

Could you imagine using anything else but a toothbrush to clean your smile? Neither can we! While toothbrushes are a common commodity, there are quite a few options to mull over when getting a new one that best suits your teeth and comfortability. We can go over some of the... Read more »

Are You Ready for a Dental Crown?

One of the most common restorative treatments we offer our patients here at Hill Family Dental is dental crowns used to repair damaged teeth.  Today's blog is going to talk a little bit about how these widely-used solutions are used for a variety of oral health issues. We hope this... Read more »

The 101 on Dental Emergencies

First-aid is something that most people have a basic understanding of. This is important since you never know when something will happen that would require immediate care before being seen by a doctor or one of our dentists. You can also help prevent dental emergencies by taking good care of... Read more »

What’s up With Your Canine Teeth?

A typical adult human mouth has 32 teeth which come through by the time you hit puberty, around 13 years of age. This includes the incisors, canines, premolars, molars, and wisdom teeth (third molars which come in around age 18). Today we're going to talk about the canines, those pointed... Read more »

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Dry Mouth Symptoms

If you've ever had trouble speaking, swallowing, or chewing because of a lack of saliva in the mouth, you know how uncomfortable that can be. If it happens only occasionally, you likely don't need to be too concerned. But, if it's developing into a chronic condition, you are definitely going... Read more »

Do You Suffer From Sleep Apnea?

Did you know that more than 40 million Americans are plagued with a sleep disorder, with 20 million of them experiencing the harmful effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea or OSA? A person with this disorder will suffer from bouts of breathing cessation during sleep that is essentially a form of suffocation.... Read more »

What Might You Anticipate with Dental Implant Placement?

If you are considering dental implant placement, Dr. Jared Hill and our team are happy to help you achieve a better smile! We are pleased to help you know what to expect prior to, during and after a dental implant procedure. First of all, it’s important to know that receiving... Read more »