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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Starting a Flossing Habit

Are you flossing regularly? We ask this question daily to our patients and although most of our patients are great at brushing their teeth at least twice a day, many patients struggle to find time to floss in their daily routine. We want to make sure you make flossing a... Read more »

Don’t Doubt the Dental Benefits of Dietary Tooth Hazard Risk Prevention

Did you know that tooth hazard risks in your diet can cause several different forms of dental damage? To avoid tooth hazards associated with your diet, be aware of all products you are using and never use your teeth for any tasks other than which they are assigned. Furthermore, limit... Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Plaque Buildup Prevention

Several individuals are known to be at an increased risk of dental damage due to the products they may be consuming. Not only can your lifestyle habits affect your smile, but so too can your diet. If you're constantly eating unhealthy sweets and treats, you could give rise to a... Read more »

How to Avoid Breaking Veneers

Are your front teeth discolored, chipped or spaced too far from each other? If so, you might try veneers. Veneers are thin, porcelain covers for your front teeth. They can conceal such issues, and because we can shape them to look like the more perfected form of your front teeth... Read more »

Dental Upgrade: Oral and Throat Cancer Detection

Because your mouth and body are connected, there are several oral health risks that can also pose severe risks to your overall health. To make sure you remain safe from any risk that may arise in your mouth, it is important to have a plan for detecting oral issues early... Read more »

How to Keep Your Oral Health in Top Shape After Cancer Treatments

If you have recently undergone cancer treatments, then there is a good chance your smile may suffered some side effects such as dry mouth, sensitive gums and more. To get your oral health back on track, our dentist, Dr. John Kim, encourages you to do a few things. Some steps... Read more »

Put Some Pep in Your Step (and Your Teeth) With Porcelain Dental Veneers

Your smile is something everyone notices, and if you dissatisfied with its appearance due to teeth that are chipped or stained or largely spaced, we invite you to consider porcelain dental veneers. Dental veneers are small porcelain shells that cover front teeth to conceal unwanted flaws, close teeth gaps and... Read more »