The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

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 »

Dealing With a Dental Emergency

Life is not always neat and clean. Sometimes, accidents happen, and on occasion, those accidents can involve your mouth and teeth. This can especially be a problem during the summer months when people are more apt to be out and active. The first thing you should do in the event of any dental accident is… Read more »

Dental Restorations: TMJ Treatments

Are you aware of TMJ disorders and how they can affect your overall oral health? Your TMJs, also known as temporomandibular joints, are key joints in your jawbone that facilitate the movement of your mouth. Not only do they help move your mouth up and down, but they are also responsible for your chewing and… Read more »

The Dental Problem Prevention Test: Find Out What You Know

It’s best to know all you can about dental problem prevention, especially because it can help you keep your teeth, gums and smile in tip-top shape. You deserve a strong and successful oral health! Today, our dentist, Dr. Neil Dhillon, encourages you to see what you know about dental problem prevention by taking the following… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Teeth When You Get Sick

If you come down with a cold or the flu, probably the last thing on your mind is cleaning your teeth. But the need to brush and floss is not something you can put on hold until you recover. In fact, cleaning your teeth when you are under the weather may actually help you feel… Read more »

Oral Health Quiz: Endodontics

How familiar are you with the various fields of dentistry? Did you know that there are several different options for improving your smile, including the use of endodontics? Endodontic treatments are designed to care for the inner linings of a tooth, which are considered the life force areas to sustain the health of the tooth…. Read more »