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 the bone from the missing... 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 might also take into account... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

A Floss Threader Might Help A Patient With Braces to Clean Their Gumline

Misaligned teeth can leave an individual struggling to deal with more than just an awkward looking smile. In time the improper relationship between multiple teeth can lead to chips on the biting surface as well as potential chronic complications with tooth enamel attrition. If your child has developing issues with the alignment, spacing or orientation… Read more »

What Are Energy Drinks Doing to My Teeth?

You see them in standing soda dispenser, the convenience store fridge, available at your favorite restaurant. Your kids seem to have one attached to their hand at all times. They have practically replaced the colas that have been a staple of modern society for over a hundred years! Indeed, the Coca Cola company itself makes… Read more »

Travel Tips for Teeth

Traveling is a ton of fun. But it’s also exhausting, and when you fall into your hotel bed or tent at night, it’s easy to put off important things – like brushing your teeth. Traveling, however adventurous, isn’t an excuse to be lax with oral health care. The good news is that there are a… Read more »

The Application Process of Dental Sealants

Your teeth are designed for specific functions such as grinding up food, as is the case for your back teeth, which are also called molars and premolars. To do their job right, they are ridged with cusps that help chew the food. While these cusps are great at chewing, they are also a good spot… Read more »

Repairing a Dental Fracture

At , our dentist and team are happy to assist our patients in addressing their oral care needs. As you may already know, tooth enamel is the toughest substance in your smile and even your body and is harder than any bone. Even so, your teeth can be damaged and become fractured. Our team can… Read more »

Over-the-Counter Whitening: Watch Out for These Side Effects

Are you ready to whiten your smile with an over-the-counter whitening treatment? If so, our dentist, Dr. Gilbert Omido, would like to warn you of some side effects before you begin. That way you know exactly what to expect and you know exactly how to care for your smile. Even though some over-the-counter whitening treatments… Read more »

Treat Your Toothache

If you are looking to treat your toothache, you have come to the right place! A toothache can be treated, especially if you know the cause. To help you with any toothache troubles you have, our dentist, Dr. with in , , is happy to provide you some tips! A toothache is a serious condition… Read more »