Is Your Smile Getting the Love and Attention It Needs?

At in , , our dentists, Dr. Howard Glassman and Dr. Peter Nghiem are happy to support your efforts to achieve a healthy, beautiful smile that will last a lifetime. Today we would like to share some thoughts with you about giving your smile the attention it needs. Dental Flossing If you skip flossing once… Read more »

Decide Between an Amalgam or Resin Filling by Knowing the Facts

Sometimes your dentist, Dr. , will offer different options when it comes to dental treatment, and repairing a decayed tooth is one of those times. When fixing a cavity, different dental fillings can do the job. The most common dental fillings used are amalgam and composite fillings. When faced with these options, it’s best to… Read more »

The Best Method for Restoring Your White Smile Will Be Based on the Depth of Your Dental Stains

Your tooth enamel is microscopically porous. This can gradually allow minor surface stains to progressively saturate into your teeth to give you smile shades of yellow, brown, or gray. Fortunately, Dr. can help assess the depth of your dental stains to help you determine the safest and most effective method for restoring your white smile…. Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Treatments Options

If you’re in need of a smile makeover, there is a branch of dentistry known as cosmetic dentistry, which is designed with treatments that can improve the look of your smile. They can be customized to upgrade and enhance your smile for a better look. Effective cosmetic dentistry treatments include the following: – Dental bonding… Read more »

Teens and Dental Health

As a teen or young adult, the risks and challenges that are in your way are substantial. Not only are you at the beginning stages of adulthood, but you will also face challenges with your oral health. With all of your permanent teeth in place, you need to take steps to protect them for a… Read more »

A Dental Checkup Is Important for Preventing Cavities and Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

The American Dental Association exists to help people maintain good oral health throughout the course of their lives. To aid in this effort they offer a series of guideline and recommendations. This includes attending a regular dental checkup twice each year at a dentist’s office. Here at Dr. ’s dental practice in , every dental… Read more »

A Tooth Compromised by a Cavity Might Be Repaired with a Standard Dental Filling

Tooth enamel that has been weakened by acidic beverages and poor oral hygiene habits is at heightened risk of suffering a cavity. When this happens, you might experience discomfort, a change in texture on the surface of the tooth. A cavity that forms on the biting surface of a tooth might also cause mild pain… Read more »

How Willing Are You to Try a Dental Bond?

Did you know that dental bonding treatments can protect your teeth without completely sealing them off from the world, as dental veneers and crowns attempt to do? The real question is this, how willing are you to try a dental bond? Consider the benefits: – Dental bonding treatments can be shaded to blend in with… Read more »

Treat Your Smile Right with Tooth Restoration Treatments

Are you looking to upgrade the look of your smile by fixing broken and damaged teeth? Treat your smile right with tooth restoration treatments. If you have suffered tooth damage, you can rebuild your smile with one these helpful treatments: – Dental crowns are a tooth restoration procedure that can entirely conceal a tooth down… Read more »

Brushing with Whitening Toothpaste Can Remove Minor Dental Stains After a Professional Whitening

Things like dark beverages and tobacco use can turn your smile an unsightly shade of yellow or brown. When this happens, the changes to your outward appearance can inspire you to investigate your options for whitening your smile. While the bold marketing claims proclaimed by some oral hygiene manufacturers might tempt you to try one… Read more »