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 »

How a Crown Can Help

There are many types of dental restorations, including dental crowns. A dental crown is a tooth-shaped cap that is placed over a tooth to restore its shape, size, strength, and appearance. At , we provide tooth-colored, aesthetic dental crowns. Dr. Lee and Dr. Yeung may recommend a dental crown in , , to: – Keep… Read more »

Don’t Quit Flossing

How easy is it to forget to floss? Well, according to recent studies, very easy. Only four in ten adults floss on a regular basis, which is pretty surprising considering how often we’re all reminded to do so. If so many people don’t floss, then is it really important? Does the advice of Dr. at… Read more »

Whitening Strips Can Be Used to Remove Minor Surface Stains from Teeth

Your tooth enamel is made up of microscopic mineral structures. This creates pores that can hold onto surface stains. If they’re not removed on a daily basis, these surface stains can penetrate into the tooth enamel, causing stubborn stains on your smile. One way to prevent this from happening is to apply whitening strips to… Read more »

Your Child’s Teeth Cleaning Strategy

At in , , we encourage our patients to take good care of your child’s baby teeth to ensure a lifetime of healthy smiles. Dr. would like to share some basic guidelines to help you care for your child’s smile in the early years. In the beginning, cleaning your child’s teeth is easy–simply wipe their gums… Read more »

Fixing Different Types of Chips, Cracks, or Damage to Your Teeth.

Having a damaged tooth is not fun and can cause more problems than just a chip in your smile. Decay starts easily on chipped surfaces and cracks can reach into the deeper structures and cause a lot of pain and weaken the tooth. Getting the damage taken care of is very important for your oral… Read more »

How Dental Checkups Help Your Oral Health

Brushing and flossing your teeth is important for cleaning away plaque and residual food particles from your mouth before they can harden into tartar. Maintaining good oral health in the long term also includes attending your regular dental checkups at . The checkup starts with a thorough dental cleaning performed by one of our dental… Read more »

Fixing Small Cavities

A cavity is essentially a small area of tooth decay. It forms when the pervasive bacteria in your mouth work to exploit weakened tooth enamel. While most cavities are a result of an ineffective or inconsistent oral hygiene routine, they can also result from insufficient fluoride exposure in your average day. Most small and medium… Read more »