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 »

Minimizing the Risk of Thumb Sucking

Minimizing the risk of thumb sucking should be the first task in every parent to ensure their children have the best chance of oral health care success. If thumb sucking is allowed to continue, it can lead to spacing and misalignment issues with your child’s teeth. Here are a few guidelines concerning thumb sucking in… Read more »

Brave the Summer Sun with an Oral Cancer Screening Beforehand

Brave the summer sun with an oral cancer screening beforehand. Don’t forget to get our regular oral cancer screening checkup before you kick off your summertime festivities. As with most types of cancers, effective treatments depend on discovering the disease early. Listed below are some of the most commonly sought out symptoms of oral cancer:… Read more »

Cleaning Your Clear Aligners Properly

Many of our patients in , are pleased to be using the ClearCorrect™ clear aligner system to straighten their smiles. Dr. Lee and Dr. Yeung have found great success with this alignment system for our patients who want straight teeth without having to wear braces with brackets and wires on their pearly whites. When you… Read more »

Protect Your Smile by Eating Healthy

Protect your smile by eating healthy. You could be putting your teeth at an increased risk of damage based on what you consume. Many foods can increase the rate at which tooth decay can occur, while some can cause oral accidents or injuries to occur, and others can be so acidic that they erode right… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry and Your Smile

Are your teeth damaged or unsightly? Is a single portion of your teeth ruining your entire smile? If so, cosmetic dentistry can help. Cosmetic dentistry can improve your smile by correcting mistakes, restoring lost teeth, protecting damaged teeth, and whitening your smile. Depending on your needs, there is probably a cosmetic dentistry service that can… Read more »

A Significant Lip Injury Requires First Aid and Might Need Professional Care

A minor lip injury from accidentally nipping your lip when chewing gum or eating food rarely proves to be more than a minor nuisance. In most of these situations, the worst thing you’ll experience is a small, swollen or tender spot. More significant lip injuries from an oral trauma or dental accident can sometimes cause… Read more »

Advice on How to Care for Your Dental Implant

Your new dental implant is strong and reliable. However, if you fail to take good care of it, then there is a chance you could suffer extreme and serious consequences. So, it’s best to do all you can to keep your implant in the best shape possible. To help you do so, our dental team… Read more »

Are There Medical Conditions that Can Alter My Oral Health?

Sadly, there are many medical conditions that can attack your smile and alter your oral health, which is why it’s important to take good care of your teeth and gums if you have any type of illness. Five of the most common medical conditions that can alter your oral health in , , include: –Chronic… Read more »

Do You Want a Top-Notch Smile? If So, Avoid These Habits

If you want a top-notch smile and a pristine oral health in , , then it’s important to break the bad habits that can harm and destroy your teeth, gums, and jaws. Some habits that are bad news for your smile and oral health include: –Refusing to wear a mouthguard: If you participate in contact sports… Read more »