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 »

Composite Fillings and Your Teeth

Maybe you are getting ready to start your day, or prepping and primping for a big night out. Or maybe you are just brushing your teeth. There you are, going about your business when you notice it: a cavity. And not just any cavity, this cavity is right our in the front of your mouth… Read more »

Is In-Office Professional Teeth Whitening for Me?

If you’re curious to know if in-office professional teeth whitening is right for you, then our dentists, Dr. Danlu Lee and Dr. Wendy Yeung are happy to help you find the answer to that question. Today, they would like to give you details about the treatment so you can make the best decision for your… Read more »

Smile Care: The Good and Bad Dental Habits

You deserve to have a strong and healthy smile. Unfortunately, your teeth and gums can’t achieve that smile goal themselves. This means you need to do all you can to keep your smile in tip-top shape. You can do so by using good dental habits to your advantage and avoiding bad dental habits as much… Read more »

Oral Health Surprises: Oral Emergencies

Are you familiar with common types of oral accidents and injuries that can severely impair your smile? Although you can often apply various treatments to help protect your smile and clean it through the use of oral appliances and safety equipment, the truth is that most accidents can occur at any time and can often… Read more »

A Dental Crown Restoration for a Fractured Tooth

Grinding your teeth at night on a frequent basis and participating in rigorous athletics without a protective mouth guard can put you at an increased risk of suffering a fractured tooth. A similar threat could also be posed by bad habits, such as crunching on ice or chewing on pencils and pens. When excess force… Read more »

Better Smiles Begin with Dentures

Are you aware of how to properly care for your dentures? Dentures are highly effective tooth replacement systems designed to enhance your smile by filling in missing gaps left behind. However, you will need to exercise caution when handling them and clean them on a daily basis. You should gently scrub your dentures with a… Read more »

Oral Hygiene At Every Age

Your smile is important to our dental team, for your entire life. This is why we encourage you to take excellent care of your teeth and gums! It is possible to maintain a healthy, natural smile for your whole life. Here are some reminders of how to take care of your smile as you get… Read more »

Emergency First Aid for a Knocked-Out Tooth

Accidents and kids naturally go together, and over the years many a child has had a tooth knocked out while playing. If this happens to your child, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association have some guidelines for saving the tooth. Step 1: Find the lost tooth a soon as possible…. Read more »