Replacing Missing Teeth with Dental Implants and Bridges

Replacing Missing Teeth Although permanent teeth are meant to last for life, they can be lost because of an injury, advanced gum disease, or another issue. Are you missing one or more permanent teeth? Having the tooth or teeth replaced can not only enhance your appearance, it can restore your ability to speak and chew… Read more »

Dental Do’s and Don’ts

We all want to take care of our smiles, and that starts with what we eat. To make it easier, here are some clear-cut do’s and don’ts. Don’t: Brush Immediately After Eating:  It may seem counterintuitive, but brushing immediately after eating can cause damage to your enamel. Teeth are very sensitive to abrasions right after… Read more »

Flossing Prevents Gum Disease

The American Dental Association advises that we floss our teeth every evening after you after brushing our teeth. This helps clean away plaque buildup and food material acquired throughout the day so that your teeth will be clean for hours while you sleep. If plaque is not removed on a daily basis, the material may… Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Needs to Be Examined and Treated by a Dentist

Tooth enamel can sometimes be chipped by something as traumatic as an accidental blow to the face during sports, or something as banal as grinding your teeth when you sleep. Regardless of the initial cause, it’s still a good idea to have a chipped tooth examined by one of the dentists at . Left untreated… Read more »

A Loose Dental Bridge Can Cause Severe Complications

When Dr. originally installed your dental bridge bonded it to the anchoring abutments with a very strong dental adhesive. This is meant to replicate the natural strength of the roots of these teeth. With good oral hygiene habits, you can expect a dental bridge to last for many years. Unfortunately, there are rare instances when… Read more »

A Distressed Dental Filling Needs Professional Dental Care

While dental fillings are meant to repair a tooth for a very long time, they are not invulnerable to the passage of time and complications brought on by poor oral hygiene. This can weaken the original bond between the surrounding tooth enamel and the filling material. If you notice a change in texture, increased sensitivity,… Read more »

Dental Health Care Focus: Risky Food Avoidance

Are you aware that the foods you consume could be the cause of your oral problems? Food not only can discolor your teeth, it can also damage your tooth enamel, cause cavities, and cause physical damage to your teeth. Shielding your teeth and gums from harm begins by exercising caution and keeping track of everything… Read more »

Helpful Information About Dental Implants

Dr. Jupina and Dr. Makhani may suggest dental implants in , , if you are missing one or more permanent teeth. A dental implant is made up of a titanium post that is surgically placed into the jawbone and a dental restoration, like a dental crown. Dental implants are very popular because of their many… Read more »

Cavity Prevention Techniques

Are you in the habit of getting cavities? Want to change your ways? Here are some cavity-prevention techniques to keep your mouth safe from further danger. The first thing to do to prevent cavities is to limit a number of sugars in your diet. Most cavities are the result of enamel failure because of dental… Read more »

How to Maintain a Healthy Smile

Do you wish to maintain a healthy mouth and smile? If so, Dr. and our dental team at are thrilled to help you! There are things you can do regularly to achieve your smile goals. First, brush your teeth every morning and every night. It’s best to use a soft-bristled toothbrush and fluoride toothpaste while… Read more »