How Can Mouthwash and Gum Improve Your Smile?

Sometimes, your routine oral hygiene habits require more than brushing and flossing or visiting the dentist twice a year. While these are very important, our team is happy to help you choose additional oral care techniques to include in your daily routine. We invite you to keep your smile cleaner... Read more »

Do These Things to Have a Healthy Smile at Work

Do you want to have a strong and healthy smile at work? If so, our dentist, Dr. Stephen M. Dang, is happy to help you achieve that goal. Unfortunately, there are many things or habits at work that can damage your teeth and gums and affect your oral health. It’s... Read more »

Essential Dental Tips on Dental Crowns

  When the time comes to enhance your smile, it is important to think about oral health care treatments that can prove to be effective. One particularly effective treatment that will not only improve the look of a damaged tooth but heavily guard the tooth against any future damage is... Read more »

A Tooth With a Cavity May Be Restored With a Dental Filling

What is a dental filling? A dental filling is a restoration that is used to repair a tooth that has decay. The tooth decay is removed and then the dental filling material fills the area and restore the tooth’s normal shape and function. Is a dental filling needed? Dr. Stephen... Read more »

Protect Your Child’s Most Vulnerable Teeth With Dental Sealants

By early to mid-adolescence, most children lose all of their baby teeth to accommodate their new permanent teeth. Sometimes, permanent molars and premolars emerge have deep fissures and pits that trap food and can be hard to keep clean. When plaque and food particles remain in these areas too long,... Read more »

Achieve Optimum Holiday Health with Cavity Prevention

Are you doing an effective job at preventing cavities from arising in your mouth? Cavities often arise due to extreme wear of your tooth enamel to the point a hole has formed. If cavities are left untreated, infections and tooth loss can occur. That's why it is important to establish... Read more »

Why You Should Consider Giving up Tobacco

If you are a longtime tobacco user, you may have already experienced the injurious effects from this unhealthy habit. Not only does it impact your lungs and body, but your smile as well. For example, longtime tobacco use reduces necessary blood flow to the gums along with vitamin C absorption.... Read more »

Tooth Decay That Affects the Pulp Layer Might Require a Root Canal

Human teeth are composed of multiple layers and different types of tissues. When a cavity affects the outer tooth enamel layer, professional treatment is required to prevent the tooth decay from advancing deeper into the tooth. Left untreated the bacterial presence of tooth decay can start to penetrate the tooth,... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Main Street Dental, 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 »