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 »

Do I Need Professional Dental Cleanings?

You know that in order to have a healthy smile you need to practice good dental hygiene like flossing and brushing your teeth every day because it helps you to avoid issues such as tooth decay. Today, we also encourage you to visit the dentist every six months for dental cleanings to improve your oral… Read more »

Oral Health for the New Age: Tooth Hazard Risk Assessments

Are you aware of any tooth hazards in your life that you are not protected against? Several tooth hazard risks can arise at any moment, so it is important to consider all potential risks to your teeth and gums, which can include oral accidents and injuries that can arise from issues with your diet, you’re… Read more »

Build Your Best Smile with Dental Bonding

Are you ready for a dental bonding treatment? The truth is, if you have any dental damage that you have not yet had taken care of, the time to fix it is now. If you let it go, you may end up suffering from an infection or even tooth loss. To help reverse any effects… Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Composite Dental Fillings

In order to ensure your smile has the best chance of success, it is important to minimize risk factors for cavities and assess any damage that may have occurred. If you are suffering from extensive dental erosion, a dental filling may be needed. Dental fillings not only remove the decayed tooth material, but they can… Read more »

Think You Know Everything About Fluoride? Here’s a Quiz

How much do you know about fluoride? Find out now by taking our fluoride quiz! Question No. 1: Fluoride can only benefit children’s teeth. A. True B. False Question No. 2: Fluoride can be found in: A. Mouthwash B. Toothpaste C. Tap water D. Dental fluoride treatments E. All of the above Question No. 3:… Read more »

Restoring a Lost Tooth Might Call for a Dental Bridge or a Dental Implant Restoration

Untreated cavities and dental trauma can sometimes cause such significant distress to a tooth’s root that it can’t viably be treated by endodontic therapy. If specialist and conventional treatments cannot save the tooth, an experienced dentist like Dr. Yelena Mullakandova might recommend a total extraction. This is a treatment of last resort intended to prevent… Read more »

Dental Whitening: What You Need to Know

Are you always dreaming of achieving that Hollywood-style smile? We can help you do so through professional whitening procedures. Most whitening is done through the use of dental bleach. Dental bleach contains materials that remove concentrated stains, so it’s awesome for brightening chompers. During our in-office whitening treatments, Dr. carefully applies a prescription-strength bleach to… Read more »