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 »

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 »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe From Gum Disease

Do you think about keeping your smile safe from gum disease? If not, then perhaps you should! Gum disease is a threat to your smile and can cause serious oral health problems from tooth loss to even bone loss. Our dentist, Dr. Stephen M. Dang, understands gum disease. That is... Read more »

Oral First Aid May Be Necessary While Seeking Emergency Care

A slip and fall or other household accident can sometimes impact the mouth. In some of these moments enough force can be applied to damage teeth and soft oral tissues. If you or someone nearby has just suffered a significant oral trauma, you may need to administer some simple first... Read more »

Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Moe – Picking a Cosmetic Dentist

How often have you thought, “Geez, I should really get that chipped tooth fixed.” Or, “Hmmm, my teeth are really getting yellow.” If these thoughts have been plaguing your mind recently, and you can’t think of a good reason to put it off any longer, then the next thing to... Read more »

Inquiries Into Tooth Replacements

Replacing missing teeth is important because if you fail to replace all teeth that are supposed to be in your mouth, any voids left behind can become safe zones for bacteria to collect. Missing teeth can also cause your jawbone to weaken and destabilize, which can cause tooth slippage and... Read more »

How to Safely Brush Your Teeth

From your childhood, you have likely been told to brush your teeth. Perhaps you were taught to vigorously scrub your teeth, or you learned to race through the routine as quickly as possible. But were you aware that brushing incorrectly can damage your smile? Today we give you a brief... Read more »