Understanding Dental Fitness

Every time you want to improve your smile or enhance it in any way, you need to think about all of the lifestyle choices that you make and products within your life that could potentially limit or hinder any oral health benefits that you seek. Oftentimes, our biggest enemy is... Read more »

Tooth Stains Are No Match for Dental Veneers

No one wants a smile full of dental flaws, especially deep tooth stains that can’t be improved with simple tooth whitening treatment. If you are tired of tooth stains, we invite you to consider porcelain dental veneers, which can achieve the beautiful smile you deserve. The appearance of dental veneers... Read more »

Reverse Poor Oral Hygiene With Plaque Prevention

If harmful acids are routinely wearing down your tooth enamel, you are suffering from what is known as dental erosion. Typically, dental erosion arises due to the buildup of plaque, which is a thin layer on your teeth consisting of bacteria and another sticky residue. To protect your teeth from... Read more »

Do You Need A Water Flosser?

Brushing and flossing are the foundations of optimal oral health. This is because they are extremely effective for removing plaque and debris from your mouth and keeping your teeth clean. You should be brush at least twice a day and flossing once a day as well. However, you also need... Read more »

Tooth Hazard Prevention for a Spectacular Smile

Your diet plays a key role in your oral health. If you're not actively taking care of your teeth and gums in regard to the foods you eat, tooth hazards can arise, and you can severely hinder your oral health. For this reason, exercise tooth hazard prevention plans and protective... Read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Sedation Dentistry

Several options exist for a variety of sedation dentistry treatment options. Depending on whether you need a deep sedative or only a mild relaxant, different forms can be used. Sedation can be given in the forms of gas, injections, and even in pill form. Gas sedations are typically used to... Read more »

Why Should I Use a Soft-Bristled Toothbrush?

Your dentists, Drs. Trecker and Lopez, strongly encourage using a soft-bristled toothbrush. This is because this type of toothbrush can benefit you and your smile in a myriad of ways. To help you understand a little more, our dental team will be happy to tell you all about the benefits... Read more »

What Will Yogurt Do for Your Teeth?

When you’re running to work late in the morning – and to be honest, who’s not – from time to time all you can grab is a cup of yogurt. Well good news! Yogurt is a dental-friendly food! Find out why in this article, and feel free to give us... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Root Canal Therapy

Have you ever heard of root canal therapy? Root canal therapy refers to an oral health procedure that cleans and cares for teeth with damaged pulps. In most cases, a pulp will need to be removed if it is damaged. Otherwise, the tooth will need to be extracted. Root canal... Read more »

Good Oral Hygiene Helps with Gum Disease Prevention

Remembering to brush your teeth each morning and night, as well as making a conscious effort to thoroughly floss at least once each day helps with more than just cavity prevention. Removing plaque, food particles, and sugar residue before they can calcify into tartar at the gum line also helps... Read more »