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 »

Taking Care of Gum Disease

Almost half of all American adults suffer from gum disease. Some of the symptoms of gum disease include bleeding gums, or gums that are swollen or tender. Loose teeth and bad breath can also be symptoms. If your gum disease is left untreated, you can suffer from bad breath, lost... Read more »

Mouth-Friendly Benefits of Yogurt

Yogurt has the potential to be very helpful for you. It can provide some nutrients for your tooth enamel and some probiotics, which may be helpful for preventing bad breath and cavities. Calcium and protein are necessary components of your body, and yogurt can provide more of them. In fact,... Read more »

Can Adults Have Dental Sealants?

In most cases, dental sealants are applied to children’s teeth. This is because for the sealants to be truly effective they need to be applied as soon as possible, preferably right after the teeth have fully erupted. However, adults can also benefit from sealants if their teeth are in good... Read more »

Signs of a Failing Dental Filling

Our dentist can routinely use dental fillings to address small and moderate cavities and provide tooth repair. While dental fillings are hardened and cemented to the tooth with a powerful adhesive during the placement process, this doesn’t mean they can’t be affected by the passage of time. Over the years,... Read more »

Tips for Preventing Dental Issues This Easter

Did you know you can suffer from dental issues this Easter? Well, it’s true. Unfortunately, there are many Easter-related things that can damage your smile. This is why our dentist, Dr. Donald Roman, encourages you to keep your teeth and gums in mind and do all you can to prevent... Read more »

Consider Fluoride Treatment for the Outer Shell of Your Teeth

Your tooth enamel protects the sensitive and vulnerable tissues inside the teeth. Its mineral density gives your tooth the strength to handle biting and chewing food. If the integrity of the inner tooth becomes compromised, you may be at a high risk of tooth decay problems. You can protect the... Read more »

The Oral Hygiene Quiz

If you think you know all there is to know about oral hygiene, then our dentist, Dr. Donald Roman, would like to test your knowledge. The more you know about oral hygiene, the better, especially because good oral hygiene helps your teeth, gums, smile and oral health in many ways.... Read more »