This Summer, Improve Your Smile with Tooth Replacement Treatments

Is your smile in need of a tooth replacement therapy to replace lost or missing teeth? This summer, improve your smile with tooth replacement treatments. If you have suffered tooth loss, you can replace lost teeth with one these helpful procedures: – Dental implants are highly effective tooth replacement therapies that permanently install material directly… Read more »

Invisalign® Your Smile and Improve Your Oral Health

Did you know that an aligned smile is also good for your oral health? An aligned smile allows you to thoroughly clean your teeth and gums to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Dr. James E. Gaff offers both Invisalign® and Six Month Smiles® to help our patients achieve straighter smiles in Jacksonville, Florida. Today, however,… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth in a Critical Location Might Need a Crown Restoration

If you have a bad habit of nibbling on foreign objects or using your teeth as tools, you are at an increased risk of suffering a chipped tooth. Sometimes a chip can be repaired at with a standard composite or amalgam filling. However, if the chip is in a critical location, such as the biting… Read more »

How Can I Relieve a Toothache?

You should never ignore a toothache, even if a small irritation is what is causing the ache. This is because toothaches can cause extreme pain and discomfort, and Dr. and our dental team never want you to suffer. This is why we are happy to provide the tips and information you need to relieve your… Read more »

What You Should Know About Avoiding Oral Care

Have you ever been told that you should floss and brush your teeth on a daily basis? Did you know that it is vital to visit our dentist at least twice a year? Still, do you struggle to do these simple things because you don’t feel like you have time to meet with a dentist?… Read more »

Dental Implants: An Excellent Option for Missing Teeth

Dr. and our team at understand how a missing tooth in your smile can affect your self-confidence. To restore a missing tooth, we offer dental implant restoration for our patients in , , wanting to restore their smiles. Dental implants have the ability to replace all of your teeth, several teeth or even just one,… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Taking Care of a Canker Sore

Are you trying to relieve pain from a canker sore in , ? If so, then our dental team is more than happy to help you! Even though it might seem as though the pain will never end, there are some things you can do to provide the comfort you deserve. You can: Old-Fashioned remedies… Read more »

What’s Up with All that Poking at My Gums During Cleaning?

Have you ever wondered why your dentist starts rattling off a series of numbers to the hygienist in the middle of your cleaning? 2, 2, 3, 2, 4, 5! What’s going on there? What your dentist is doing is checking the depth of gum tissue pockets that surround your teeth. It’s a proactive way to… Read more »

The Many Uses of Lasers in Dentistry

Dental lasers are handy tools that you can find in many dental offices today. In fact, they’re so handy that they can help you feel more comfortable in the dental chair and they can also help your dentist, Dr. , perform a smooth, accurate, and successful treatment. There are many treatments that can be performed… Read more »

You Can Prevent Cavities on the Biting Surfaces of Back Teeth with Dental Sealants

The molars and premolars in the back of your mouth are used to chew and grind the foods you eat. Many people have deep pits and fissures in the tooth enamel, making them more efficient for the task. These areas can sometimes be hard to clean from twice-daily brushing. This increases the chances of cavities… Read more »