Put Off Childish Toothbrushing

You’ve been brushing your teeth since you were a child, of course, but how is your technique? Same as when you were a child? Let’s talk about the correct way to brush your teeth. Place your toothbrush in your mouth with the bristles against your teeth, at a 45* angle to your gums. Make short,… Read more »

Dental Veneers: Three Fixes for Your Smile

Dr. offers dental veneers for our patients in , looking to overcome minor flaws in their smiles that still make them self-conscious. These wafer-thin shells, which are created out of composite resin or porcelain can conceal these flaws to give you the attractive smile you are looking for. Let’s look at three conditions that veneers… Read more »

All You Need to Know About a Cracked Tooth

There are many dental issues in the world today that can compromise your oral health, and one of those issues is a cracked tooth. This problem typically occurs when unnatural pressure fractures the tooth enamel. The most common actions that result in this issue include using your teeth as tools or even chewing on ice,… Read more »

Early Detection of Dental Attrition Might Be Repaired without Need of Invasive Dental Treatment

Uncorrected deviations in the alignment of the teeth in your bite pattern can cause one or more teeth to rub together excessively. If the area of dental attrition goes unnoticed, or untreated it can promote a severe cavity or increase the tooth’s chances of suffering a severe dental fracture. A tooth so severely compromised might… Read more »

A Case of Dental Avulsion Needs Immediate Treatment from a Dentist

Dental Avulsion is a technical term used to describe a severely traumatized tooth that has shattered, broken off at the gumline or was completely knocked out of the socket. When this happens you will likely experience significant discomfort, bleeding, and other complications. In a situation like this, you should not delay in calling to seek… Read more »

Smile Makeovers: Tips to Improve Your Smile

If you would like to improve your oral health, there are three major methods to do so. The first method is to improve your oral health care and treatment options. By cleaning your mouth more effectively, you can ensure your teeth and gums will be healthier and stronger. Secondly, improve your oral health by eating… Read more »

A Simple Tongue Cleaning Can Help Reduce Bad Breath and Plaque Formation

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice and flossing once each day. This represents the basic foundation of an effective daily oral hygiene routine. When brushing you should try to focus on working the bristled head in a circular motion around each face of the tooth. It should take you approximately two to… Read more »

A Composite Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Repair an Area of Enamel Attrition on a Tooth in Your Smile

Uncorrected alignment issues with your front teeth can do more than leave you with an unappealing smile. As the years go by two teeth that meet at an ineffective angle can start to rub and wear on each other. This can gradually cause enamel attrition on one or both of the teeth. Without timely treatment,… Read more »

Basic First Aid for A Lip Injury

Sports injuries and other accidents can cause harm to your mouth. In some cases, a hard blow to the face could potentially cause a significant lip injury. In a situation like this Dr. advises you to remain calm. Applying some basic first-aid can help ease pain, and prevent complications, while you determine the need for… Read more »

Tooth Restoration Treatments for the Summer Season

Damaged or broken teeth can in most cases be repaired without resorting to tooth extractions. Tooth restoration treatments for the summer season can save your smile. If you have suffered tooth damage, you can bring back your smile with one these helpful treatments: – Dental crowns are a tooth restoration procedure that can completely conceal… Read more »