Oral Cancer Screenings Are Included in a Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association advises you to have a dental checkup and cleaning twice each year. This appointment is essential for cleaning your teeth and removing minor surface stains from your tooth enamel. Once this is done our dentist, Dr. Raul Ramirez will examine your mouth for any developing oral... Read more »

Locate Your Dream Smile Today with Composite Dental Fillings

  Tooth restorations are extremely important for giving you a smile you deserve. Even if you have minimal dental damage, you may be suffering from dental erosion that you are unaware of. Visit your dentist to determine if any cavities are present in your teeth. If you do have a... Read more »

Increase Your Dental Knowledge on Dental Erosion Prevention

  One of the key points of brushing and flossing your teeth on a daily basis is to remove harmful acids from your mouth. Plaque buildup can contribute to dental erosion. Dental erosion refers to tooth decay that occurs due to harmful acids eating through tooth enamel. Numerous products that... Read more »

Chronic Gum Disease Problems Can Promote Systemic Inflammation

Your daily oral hygiene routine needs to be founded on thoroughly brushing your teeth each morning and night, as well as making the conscious effort to floss each day. Any inconsistencies in this basic daily practice can lead to tartar formation on the bases of your teeth near the gumline.... Read more »

Early Signs of a Cavity Require Professional Attention

If you have noticed a change in texture on the surface of a tooth, increased tooth sensitivity, or a curious change in the surface texture of a tooth you should not readily dismiss it. These are often hallmark symptoms of a cavity developing on one of your teeth. In a... Read more »

The Fundamentals of Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene is vital. In fact, it’s one of the best things you can do if you want strong and healthy teeth and gums. Little did you know, oral hygiene not only helps you look and feel good, but it also helps you prevent dental problems, makes it possible to... Read more »

Maintain a Happy Smile with Dental Bonding

One of the most effective forms of cosmetic dentistry for repairing your smile is with dental bonding. Dental bonding treatments are designed to apply durable substances such as resin and porcelain to the surface of your teeth for an improved look, function, and durability of your smile. Dental bonding treatments... Read more »

Should You Get a Composite Filling?

The location of a cavity in your mouth will determine what kind of filling you will need. For your back teeth which exert a great deal of pressure when you chew your food, a gold or an amalgam filling may be the best choice since they are very durable. But... Read more »

Halloween Strategies: Caring for your teeth

Even though Halloween is an extremely fun time for children and adults alike, it can also be a time when your teeth are often at their most susceptible. If you choose to participate in all the festivities that Halloween creates, exercise caution to prevent long-term damage to your teeth and... Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Dentures

Are you missing any teeth or are you scheduled for a tooth extraction in the near future? If so, it's never too early to start thinking about a viable tooth replacement to fill in your smile. An incomplete smile can lead to various oral health ailments including increased risks for... Read more »