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 »

Making Sure Your Dentures Last

If taken care of properly, dentures can last a long time. However, poor care of your dentures can break, chip or erode your dentures and might even cause damage to your mouth and gums. Our dentist, Dr. Narinder Mahal, is experienced with helping patients with dentures keep their mouth healthy.... Read more »

The Early Warning Signs of Periodontitis

What is periodontitis and what are the early warning signs? Periodontal disease, called periodontitis, is an advanced gum disease that affects the gums, bones and ligaments and can lead to tooth loss as well as other health problems if left untreated. Knowing the early signs and how the disease progresses... Read more »

Understanding Foods That Stain Teeth

Understanding the foods and drinks you consume is essential to keeping your health in check. Did you know, that by understanding the foods and beverages we consume can also help us identify the source of what is staining your teeth? Having a white smile is important to many people across... Read more »

Set the Stage for Optimum Oral Health With Dental Damage Prevention

As is the case with several forms of dental damage, you could be putting your teeth at an increased risk for several forms of injury associated with an unhealthy smile. Whether by aspects of your lifestyle, dietary selections, risks you take or peer pressure influences, your smile is always at... Read more »

Some Patients Choose a Partial Denture Over a Dental Implant Supported Bridge

Dental implant technology has increased rapidly over the course of the last two decades. This has become a very popular option for replacing one or more missing teeth. Installing dental implant supported bridge to replace multiple missing teeth might call for one or more oral surgeries. If you aren’t comfortable... Read more »

Should You Receive Fluoride Treatment After a Tooth Contouring Procedure?

The development of a fracture, chip, or crack in a tooth may be improved with a cosmetic dental contouring procedure, which prevents further damage by extracting a small amount of tooth enamel to change the tooth shape. Following tooth contouring, your smile may need fluoride exposure to improve the quality... Read more »

Saving Your Teeth with Sealants

The best thing you can do to prevent cavities is brush your teeth twice a day and floss at least once a day. Some people may not clean their back teeth as well as they should, and those teeth can also trap more food particles and harbor more plaque than... Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Dental Sealants

If you wish to add another layer of protection to your oral health care repertoire, consider a preventative treatment or procedure that can effectively keep your teeth safe from further damage. Dental sealants are highly effective tooth restoration procedures that are applied to the chewing surfaces of teeth to help... Read more »

Dentistry Essentials 101: Toothaches

How effective is your oral health care in preventing dental damage? If for any reason you have dental damage in the form of chips or cracks in your teeth or have signs of infections, you should visit your dentist to determine if a toothache is present. If left untreated, severe... Read more »