A Regular Dental Check Up Is Critical for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

Gum disease, tooth decay and oral cancers all pose a serious threat to the health of your mouth and your overall quality of life. While your daily oral hygiene routine is essential for reducing your chances of suffering one of these problems, it is just one piece of the puzzle. To further reduce your chances… Read more »

What Is a Toothache and How Do They Form?

A common toothache is a pain or discomfort you feel in your mouth within a tooth. The pain is the result of some sort of inflammation or damage to the nerve endings that lie within the pulp. If your pulp is damaged, it could be infected and lead to tooth loss. Typical signs and symptoms… Read more »

Tooth Sensitivity Discomfort Should Be Taken as a Warning Sign

If you experience discomfort or pain when consuming hot, cold, acidic, or overly sweet things, you should not dismiss the experience as general tooth sensitivity. In many cases, this is a sign of a more serious dental problem or oral condition that could worsen with time. Identifying the underlying cause will go a long way… Read more »

There Are Multiple Options for Whitening or Maintaining Your Bright Smile

A smile afflicted with significant staining problems can hamper your social life and career success. This is even more likely to be an issue if you earn a living in an industry that requires face-to-face interaction with clients. It’s always a good idea to consult with Drs. Nguyen and Doan before experimenting with any retail-grade… Read more »

What You Should Know About Gum Disease

You may know that gum disease is a pretty serious issue. Similarly, you may know that flossing and brushing daily can help you avoid this problem—but would you be surprised to learn that gum disease is actually a fairly common problem? To make matters worse, many people have gum disease and don’t even know it…. Read more »

A Cosmetically Unappealing Tooth Might Need Restoration by a Porcelain Crown

The appearance of your smile carries significant weight for your self-confidence. If one of your teeth suffers from discoloration, damaged tooth enamel or other cosmetic imperfections, Dr. might recommend restoration with a porcelain dental crown. The process involves removing the existing tooth enamel layer to create an abutment. This is the healthy dentin layer within… Read more »

Dental Crowns are the Tooth Repair Treatment You’ve Been Looking For

Restorative dentistry is used to fix teeth that have become damaged, cracked, or broken over time. Quite often, teeth break or crack during the incursion of an injury. Other times teeth can become damaged due to lack of proper care which wears away the enamel. Treatment for these issues are common and can be fixed… Read more »

A Serious Tongue Injury Needs First Aid and Possibly Professional Care

Most of the time, a simple oral accident, like nipping the edge of your tongue, rarely causes any serious trauma. Yet there are other times when a more significant accident like a hard fall can cause you to accidentally bite down on your tongue or cause some other form of tongue injury. In one of… Read more »

Foods That Can Be Dangerous to Our Mouths

A healthy mouth is protected not only by giving it the care and attention it needs on a daily basis, but also remembering to be cautious about any and all foods that you may consume during the course of each day. Some ingredients in foods can be broken down into harmful acids, or simply just… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Save Your Smile

Dental veneers can save your smile. Because veneers are custom-crafted to suit a patient’s needs for each tooth, they can be designed with aesthetics at the forefront. The movie-star smile we all desire is possible with the help of dental veneers. No longer do you have to suffer from or hide any blemishes or defects… Read more »