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 »

How Do I Know if Dental Implants Are for Me?

To find out if dental implants are the right restoration for you, your smile and your oral health, you need to schedule an appointment with our dentist, Dr. Huang. At your appointment, he will thoroughly examine your teeth, gums and jawbone to see if you’re a good candidate. Until then, you can get a good… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Often Replace a Missing Tooth

The loss of even a single tooth can have a profound negative impact on your essential oral function. In some of these instances the void left in the patient’s mouth can also affect the appearance of their smile and alter the clarity of their speech. If the missing tooth isn’t restored in a reasonable amount… Read more »

Picking Between an Implant or Crown

No one wants a smile that’s imperfect. Your teeth are important to everything you do in life, and without a good set that you’re confident in, you’re less likely to be outgoing and successful in social and professional situations. The good news is that your imperfect smile can easily be fixed. You just have to… Read more »

Your Smile and Tooth Replacements

Effective tooth replacements can be found using prosthetics designed to replace missing teeth and complete your smile with effective replacements that can even function and look just like natural teeth. Knowing your options for replacing teeth is important. To decide which option is best for you, speak with your dentist about treatment recommendations and suggestions…. Read more »

Dental Implants Can Help Your Oral Health and Smile

Do you have a missing tooth? If so, you need to replace it as soon as possible. Replacing your missing tooth can help you avoid additional dental problems, like misaligned teeth and more. Fortunately, there are many dental restorations that can help you, and one of those restorations is a dental implant. Our dentist, Dr…. Read more »

Dental Implants Can Save Your Smile

Dental implants are an effective dentistry procedure designed to replace an entire tooth–roots and all. Many patients overlook implants as a viable option for cosmetic dentistry, as crowns and veneers seem easier. However, dental implants offer many benefits that other cosmetic procedures do not. Here are some reasons to talk to your dentist about dental… Read more »