The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

How Can Tooth Sensitivity Be Addressed?

Tooth sensitivity is often characterized as tooth discomfort that occurs when you are performing simple daily tasks like chewing or drinking. We encourage you to visit our dentist to identify what has caused your sensitivity and learn how to manage your condition. Tooth sensitivity has many causes, and these can... Read more »

Dental Upgrades: Toothache Detection and Treatments

Did you know that a toothache is the result of an abscessed tooth and infection caused by underlying conditions such as tooth decay or gum disease? Because of the number of oral health risks that can easily destroy a tooth, you will need to keep your diet safe and keep... Read more »

Build Your Best Smile with Dental Bridges

Issues associated with a downturn in oral health is directly linked to missing or lost teeth. When you have missing teeth, it can give rise to plaque buildup in the gaps and resources left behind. Furthermore, it can cause your gums to destabilize and jaw to weaken, and it can... Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: TMJ Treatments

Caring for your smile includes caring for your jaw. Within your jaw, highly complex joints known as temporomandibular joint exist that facilitate speaking, chewing, and eating. If for any reason they are damaged, a TMJ disorder will arise. To help minimize the effects and risks of TMJ disorders, establish TMJ... Read more »

Dental Health: The Things to Know While Breastfeeding

Our dentist, Dr. Julio Maya, wants you to know all there is to know about your smile so you can keep it in tip-top shape. This is the same while you’re breastfeeding. Little did you know, there are facts about dental health while breastfeeding that might help you know more... Read more »