Porcelain Provides Natural-Looking Crowns and Veneers

If you worry about your dental work looking natural, then you need to talk to us about our use of porcelain for our crowns and veneers. We use porcelain because it is the most natural-looking substance that closely resembles the color and hardness of your original teeth. Two procedures where... Read more »

Got Questions About Fluoride? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about fluoride, you’re not alone. Many people also have questions about fluoride, and they’re looking for answers. Our dentist, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem, is happy to tell you all about fluoride so you can find the answers to your questions and learn more about the beneficial mineral.... Read more »

Understanding Dry Mouth

To minimize risks to your oral health, it is always important to make sure that your mouth is functioning properly. This includes making sure that you are producing enough saliva. Saliva is responsible for neutralizing the acids in your mouth and rinsing away food debris. However, if your mouth does... Read more »

Work Habits That Can Harm Your Smile

Do you want a strong and healthy smile? If so, you need to do all you can to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. One thing you can do is avoid the work habits that can harm your smile and negatively affect your oral health. That’s right—there are... Read more »

The Reasons to Choose Dental Crowns

Have you heard of the man reasons to choose a dental crown for your smile restoration? Did you know dental crowns can also be used to improve the appearance of a tooth? Yes, it’s true! Dental crowns can be used for many reasons and in many ways in the world... Read more »

Bad Breath: Common Questions Asked

If you have questions about bad breath, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentists, Drs. Abdelmonem and Quintero, are happy to discuss details about bad breath by answering commonly asked questions. The more you know, the better. In fact, knowing the details about bad breath can... Read more »

Tips to Make Flossing Easier

Did you know there are things you can do to make flossing a bit easier? Well, it’s true. Our dentists, Drs. Abdelmonem and Quintero, are happy to tell you all about them because it’s very important to floss each day. Flossing helps you keep your smile in tip-top shape and... Read more »

Dry Socket Complications After A Tooth Extraction

Dry socket is the term used for a painful complication that can occur after a tooth extraction. Ideally, after the procedure, pain should subside in a matter of days as the gums heal. In the case of dry socket, the protective blood clot that normally covers and seals the wound... Read more »

Dental Bonding May Improve the Beauty of Your Smile

What is dental bonding? When a person has small dental flaws, our dentists may recommend dental bonding. During the procedure, a tooth-colored material is applied to the surface of the tooth or teeth to restore the appearance of the smile. The shade of the resin material can be selected to... Read more »

Consistent Oral Hygiene Practices Are an Important Factor in Maintaining Healthy Teeth and Gums

The American Dental Association exists to help people understand the most effective options for preventing oral health problems and maintaining good oral health throughout the course of their lives. This includes educational tools, reference materials, consumer guidelines, and basic recommendations. One of the most important elements of preventing cavities and... Read more »