Prepare for Your Dental Appointment by Doing These Things

Do you have an upcoming dental appointment? If so, it’s best to prepare so you can have a positive and successful experience in the dental chair. The more you prepare, the more comfortable you can feel. So, to help you, our dentist, Dr. Omar Damji, has some tips he would like to share. First, ask… Read more »

Adjusting to Dentures

You may have been living without some or all of your teeth for so long that you have learned how to eat speak, and even smile while compensating for your missing teeth. It may be that you are scheduled to have teeth removed. In either case, if you are getting dentures you should expect a… Read more »

Brushing Your Teeth: Back to Basics

Brushing your teeth was one of the first skills you learned as a child. This is awesome! Unfortunately, sometimes we never actually improve our technique and learn how to properly clean “grown-up” teeth. Here’s how to take care of your smile throughout your lifetime. First, make sure you are using the right tool. A toothbrush–but… Read more »

The American Dental Association

The American Dental Association (ADA) is the US’s prominent not-for-profit group of dental practitioners, with at least 160,000 members in its ranks; that’s at least one member per 200 citizens of the US! Since its founding in 1859, the ADA has headed the charge for strengthening the public’s oral health through providing information on dental… Read more »

Choose Veneers for Your Smile

If you are displeased with your smile, talk to Dr. about veneers in , . Dental veneers are thin, tooth-colored shells that are bonded to the front of the teeth to improve the appearance of your smile. Can dental veneers help my smile? There are a number of smile flaws that dental veneers are used… Read more »

Three Causes of Tooth Loss and How You Can Prevent Them

There are several reasons why a tooth can be lost, and today we are going to look at three of them and how you can prevent them from occurring. Losing a tooth is not only unsightly, but it can be bad for your oral health and cause misalignment. So whenever possible, our dentist, Dr. , attempts to… Read more »

A Guide to Sedation Dentistry

It is important that you are clam and relaxed during your visit to the dentist’s office. If you are uncomfortable about visiting the dentist, or suffer from dental anxiety, sedatives may help. – If you would prefer a sedative in the form of a pill or tablet, your dentist can give a prescription. However, oral… Read more »

Understanding Symptoms of Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Can Aid in Early Detection

It’s estimated by the American Dental Association that oral and pharyngeal cancer will affect one in 92 Americans at some point in their life. Early detection of these serious oral health conditions can improve your treatment options and chances for treatment success. Every dental checkup administered at Dr. ’s , , clinic, includes a screening… Read more »

The Foods That Are Healthy for Your Teeth

If you want strong and healthy teeth, you need to keep up on oral hygiene and visit Dr. for your six-month checkups. However, you can also help your teeth and gums by having a tooth-healthy diet. To help you know which foods can help your smile, we are happy to explain three tooth-healthy foods. The… Read more »

A Quick Guide to Dental Implants

Even though permanent teeth are supposed to last a lifetime, a tooth may be lost to severe decay, injury, gum disease, or another issue. Obviously, this isn’t ideal, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your smile. If you lose a tooth, Dr. may recommend a dental restoration like a dental implant. We’ve… Read more »