October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Keeping Your Teeth Safe

Take a drive in any medium to large-sized town and at some point, you will probably see signs on the freeway reminding you to drive safely, wear your seatbelt, and not to text and drive. It seems that everything has a warning on it these days, including coffee cups, which remind you that your coffee… Read more »

Braces Care: Test Your Knowledge Here

You deserve to have a top-notch and successful orthodontic journey, but that goal isn’t achievable if you don’t do all you can to care for your braces. Now, caring for your braces might be tough if you’re not sure how to do so. So, our dentist, Dr. Ronald Levine, encourages you to learn all about… Read more »

Details About Over-the-Counter Whitening

If you have minor tooth stains that affect the appearance of your smile, then you’re likely considering a teeth whitening treatment. Fortunately, there are many treatments that can help you achieve a whiter and brighter smile, like over-the-counter and professional teeth whitening treatments. Today, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to tell you more about… Read more »

Content Smiles: Dental Fitness

In order to ensure your smile has the best chance of success in the future, you only need to establish effective treatment plans at all times. Along with the help of your dentist, various treatment methods can be put into place as long as restorations and repairs along the way exist to ensure your smile… Read more »

Dental Floss is Essential to Your Oral Health

If you value your teeth, then remember to floss. Flossing is essential to keeping your oral health in top-notch shape and can help your teeth endure a lifetime of use. Flossing keeps your teeth clean in the hard-to-reach places in your smile. To help you learn more about the importance of dental floss, our dentist,… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Could Come to Harbor a New Cavity

Some cases of chipped tooth enamel of minor dental fractures cause little to no pain or sensitivity. In some of these instances you might be tempted to ignore the issue and not bother with professional treatment. However, as time goes on bacterial deposits, plaque buildup and food particles can start to accumulate in the compromised… Read more »