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... 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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Oral Hygiene: The Ways it Can Benefit You

Our dentist, Dr. Abbas Nejad , strongly encourages you to keep up with oral hygiene regularly. To do so, you should brush twice a day, floss once a day and attend your dental checkups every six months. This will benefit your teeth, your gums, your smile and your oral health.... Read more »

Spring Into the Season With Composite Dental Fillings

As dental fillings are a key component of your oral health care, you should make sure you are using the proper restoration treatments available to ensure you receive the adequate protection and visual appearance you desire. One of the most durable forms of dental fillings for treating cavities is with... Read more »

Tips to Keep Your Toothbrush Clean and Sanitary

You may think that your toothbrush is sanitary because you rinse it everyday. Besides, toothpaste has cleansers in it, right? While there is some truth to that, the fact of the matter is that millions of germs of all types can remain on a toothbrush if proper precautions are not... Read more »

About Custom Trays for Teeth Whitening

Quite a few ways of whitening our teeth are available to us. You can get products over the counter or even visit the dentist for some professional treatment. However, our office provides a service that is sort of a combination of those two things, namely custom whitening trays. The trays... Read more »

Early Symptoms of Dental Abscess Requires Professional Diagnosis

Sometimes even a seemingly small cavity can penetrate deep into a tooth. As the tooth decay continues to advance it can allow oral bacteria to gain increased access to the pulp and root of the tooth. As the problem continues to develop you will likely experience increased sensitivity and discomfort... Read more »

A Closeup Look at Dental Plaque

Do you frequently hear or see ads for dental products such as toothpaste that claim to have properties that “combat plaque”? What does this mean? What is plaque, and why is it bad for your oral health? Our dentist and team offer a review of the nature and dangers of... Read more »