We Are Open – Safety is Our Top Priority!
We’ve reopened in accordance with CDC, O.S.H.A., and State Dental Board guidelines to responsibly resume seeing our patients for regular dental appointments and treatment. We want to assure you of the measures we take to maintain a clean and safe environment so you can continue to receive needed dental care without fear or concern.
Did you know that the color of a healthy tooth can range anywhere from a light yellow to a light grey? The exact color depends on the color of the enamel as well as the color of the dentin underneath. Dentin is naturally yellow, and tooth enamel is slightly blue and translucent. Factors that affect either of these can cause…Continue reading
Sandra Testimonial When you’re a mom and a grandmother, you want to look your best. I’d always dreamed of having a nice smile and straight teeth and whiter teeth. When you’re my age, you don’t want to wait. You’re just ready to do something. You’ve postponed it, put it off maybe for financial reasons and you realize you’d better do…Continue reading
As we age, our teeth can naturally begin to take on a more yellowish hue. Our teeth are naturally a shade of white, but with time and wear, teeth can begin to look a little less than perfect. The causes of tooth discoloration are numerous and may be influenced by an internal or external factor. Here, we’ll see how tooth enamel can be…Continue reading
Dr. Rye Changing Lives: Our Patient Kitty – “An award-winning smile for the rest of my life is wonderful!”
Kitty Testimonial When I came to Dr. Rye, my main complaint was that my teeth hurt no matter what I ate or drank and I had terrible migraines. If a patient decides to come to Dr. Rye, you can leave your fears at the door. There is no pain. There is no discomfort. And if you have anxiety, he’ll walk…Continue reading
The New Year is upon us, and you want your smile to look and feel its best. Whether you’re on top of your oral care or you’ve been skipping the dentist for the last few years, everyone deserves to have a healthy and beautiful smile.Here are the top dental treatments you can get that will completely transform your smile and make you…Continue reading
Your teeth are what you show to the world. It’s understandable that you’d want them to be beautiful and white. Unfortunately, as we age, our tooth enamel is subject to staining. How does this happen? Tooth enamel is actually porous. Over time, our teeth can get stained. This happens for a few reasons, lack of proper dental care and eating…Continue reading
With the holidays wrapping up soon, it’s nearly time to start thinking about the year ahead. Historically, the holidays are not a time of tremendous self-discipline; in fact, it’s right around the end of the year when we slacken off the most, perhaps not paying as much attention as usual to things like good nutrition. These days and weeks of…Continue reading
Although teeth whitening is not considered a major dental procedure, it’s still fairly involved, and as it can be time-consuming, it’s not something you’ll want to have to do all the time. So when you do you get your teeth whitened, you’ll want to do your best to keep them as bright as possible for as long as possible. Over…Continue reading
With the end of the year quickly approaching, we’re all getting ready to head into the season of family gatherings, get-togethers with friends, and office parties. Of course, you want to look your best during the holidays, especially since the resulting photos always seem to end up on the internet! One of the ways you can make sure you look…Continue reading