How do I avoid bad breath?

At Hanley Family Dentistry, we see a lot of patients who are concerned about their bad breath, also known as halitosis. So today we t...

Are you a candidate for dental implants?

When you are missing teeth, it is critical to replace them. Without all your teeth, chewing and eating can be challenging, as well as...

Antibiotic Prophylaxis or Pre-Medication

At Hanley Family Dentistry, we know the human mouth contains a lot of bacteria. A bacterium can travel through your body with routine...

Dental Veneers

Are you looking to improve the appearance of your front teeth? Dental veneers are widely used to improve the appearance of front teet...

Three Signs You May Have Gingivitis

Gingivitis, or inflammation of the gums, is an early stage of gum disease. If you have gingivitis, it’s important to visit Dr. ...

The Safety of Dental X-Rays

An article was released to the public stating that dental X-rays contribute to a type of brain cancer. After reading an article like ...

Are baby teeth really that important?

Your infant’s first teeth will begin to appear around six to 12 months of age. You might wonder how important these primary tee...

Heart Disease and Oral Health

According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, more than 200 million Americans suffer from some degree of i...

Fun Facts for the Fourth

The Fourth of July is a great time to get together with friends and family members for BBQ, games, fireworks, and other celebrations ...

Quit Smoking to Save Your Smile

You’ve likely heard that smoking increases risk of lung cancer and emphysema. But did you realize that your cigarette habit als...

Oral Health for the Young Adult

Young adults often have the reputation of not taking good care of themselves. You may feel invincible, and not realize how much your ...

Are you at risk for sleep apnea?

If you are one of the more than 12 million North Americans who suffers from sleep apnea, Dr. Michael Hanley DDS and our team want you...