Keeping Your Teeth White

If you are interested in having a whiter, brighter smile, there is no shortage of options from which to choose. If you take a walk down the aisles of any grocery or drug store, or a large retail store, you will see that the shelves are lined with kits, strips and gels, all of which… Read more »

Tricks and Treats: Sugar Can Harm Your Smile

Trick-or-treating time is upon us! With it often comes excessive amounts of candy and sweet treats. This can bring a smile to anyone’s face–but do you know how to take care of that smile in spite of all the sugary goodies? It is important to understand how sugar affects your smile. There are bacteria present… Read more »

Sprucing Up Your Smile With a Dental Bond

Not every dental problem requires major work. In fact, if you have minor damage to your tooth, a dental bond may be just the thing to bring your smile back to its pristine condition. If you have a tooth that is chipped, or discolored, or is misshapen. If you have a tooth that needs to… Read more »

What Does “Gum Disease” Mean?

Gum disease — also known as pyorrhea and periodontal disease — is an infection of the gums that destroys teeth when left untreated. Understanding how this disease affects much of the population can help motivate and prepare you to fight its dangerous effects. Although we regularly group periodontal sicknesses under the umbrella term “periodontal disease,”… Read more »

Are You Taking Care of Your Toothbrush?

A good oral hygiene regimen includes brushing your teeth at least twice a day. However, if your toothbrush is not in good shape, you may not be doing yourself much good. So, what do you need to know to get the most out of your toothbrush? First, make sure you have the right tool for… Read more »

Dry Mouth and Its Prevention

Saliva is not a topic many people want to talk about. Be that as it may, saliva is extremely important to the health of your mouth. It washes away the leftover bits of food that are in your mouth, and it also neutralizes the acids that lead to tooth decay. Your saliva helps to break… Read more »

Composite Dental Fillings To Restore Your Teeth

If you have a cavity, you will want to have it filled by Dr. Danlu Lee or Dr. Wendy Yeung, at . One of the popular methods for filling cavities is using a composite resin. Composite fillings can be shaded to match the rest of your tooth so that your filling will be unnoticeable to… Read more »

Oral Health Essentials: Mouthwash

Mouthwash is not always guaranteed to work as promised due to the varying degrees of effectiveness within products. Some products do not always work as they say or vary in their uses, ranging from only freshening breath to providing enamel protection, fluoride treatment, or even whitening benefits. As the popularity of mouthwash has increased, so… Read more »

A Dental Bridge Installation Can Improve Your Life

Are you seeking for the perfect solution to replace a missing tooth or teeth? Dr. and our professionals in , , want to give you the dental care you need and one of the best solutions to replacing teeth is installing a dental bridge. This will drastically improve your bite, eating and speaking abilities, as… Read more »

Are Dental Implants Right for You?

Everyone loves a bright smile. And loves seeing people with bright smiles! If you are self-conscious about your smile because of missing teeth, it may be time to talk to us about dental implants to see if they are right for you. Dental implants are a safe, effective alternative to dentures or partials for many… Read more »