Unaddressed Dental Attrition Could Eventually Cause a Toothache

Sometimes what seems like a minor deviation in the alignment of your teeth, can potentially lead to significant dental distress. As the years go by the surface of one tooth can grind excessively on another, wearing down the tooth’s enamel layer. As the dental attrition continues to progress bacterial deposits can start to accumulate in… Read more »

What Causes the Mouth to Become Inflamed?

If you’ve ever had an injury, what you’ll notice is that wherever it is on the body, that area will become inflamed. Inflammation, or swelling, is a normal reaction as the body attempts to heal itself. You can become swollen on (or in) any part of your body including the mouth. Frequently, your mouth becomes… Read more »

Inquiries Into Toothbrushing Techniques

Tooth brushing techniques to help improve your smile include making sure that you are doing everything you can to clean all sides of each tooth. Unfortunately, brushing alone cannot keep your smile clean, so you will also have to add an additional layer of protection with interdental tools to clean between teeth. However, it’s all… Read more »

Dentures: Caring for Your New Teeth

Have you recently started wearing dentures? Are you trying to find a good way to care for them? Today, dentures can be made from synthetic materials like plastic, porcelain or a combination of the two. Regardless of their composition, it is important that you care for your new teeth properly to protect the denture’s lifespan…. Read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Can Help Prevent Cavities

Preventing tooth decay is essential for maintaining long term oral health. When your tooth enamel is compromised, a small cavity can gradually become worse and start to affect the dentin and other core structures of a tooth. This can lead to tooth loss or even an abscess. For early detection and treatment of tooth decay,… Read more »

Tips for Keeping a Clean Toothbrush

Your toothbrush can collect germs throughout the day. This can make your brush extremely dirty. It’s best to keep as clean of a brush as possible so you can clean your smile with a top-notch oral hygiene tool. To help you keep your toothbrush clean, pristine and effective, our dentists, Drs. Danziger and Kerr, encourage… Read more »

Dental Tips Vital to Oral Health with Dental Crowns

  Your oral health care and your tooth restoration care should go hand in hand. If you wish to protect your smile, it will, in turn, enhance the health of your smile. Tooth restorations are not only designed to help restore and repair damaged teeth, but some can help prevent further damage from occurring. One… Read more »

Habits That Can Harm Your Oral Health

You should know that some great dental habits include brushing your teeth twice a day, flossing once a day, and going to the dentist regularly. However, there are some bad dental habits that you may not be aware of that should be avoided. Nail Biting Some people bite their nails when they are stressed or… Read more »

Achieve Optimum Holiday Health with Dental Damage Planning

As the new year heads our way, it is essential to make sure you’re protecting your smile against all forms of tooth hazards and dental damage that can arise. In order to ensure your smile can thrive for many years to come, it is important to an establish effective dental damage prevention plans for any… Read more »

Common Oral Health Reminders: Chewing Gum

  Did you know that chewing gum is effective for saliva production? In order to ensure your smile has the greatest chance of success, saliva production is necessary to rinse away harmful acids that can build up on your teeth and gums. Chewing gum is also safe and effective on your teeth and will not… Read more »