Don’t Forget: Your Teeth Are Going with You on Vacation

Summer is a great time for vacations. The kids are out of school and the weather is great. You may be getting ready to pack up the car and plot the best route to an amusement park, forest, lake or beach. Or perhaps you are looking at airline fares to... Read more »

How to Have a Top-Notch Smile on Summer Break

Summer break is a time filled with fun water and outdoor activities as well as late nights and school-less days! You don’t want an unhealthy smile to get in the way of all that, do you? Well, our dentists, Dr. Jonathan Trecker and Dr. Marcus Lopez, are happy to tell... Read more »

Smoking Causes Oral Cancer

At this point, everyone in the world knows that smoking is incredibly bad for your health. It will give you lung cancer, in addition to a litany of other undesirable, and incurable, health problems. Smoking does more than that, though. One of the aspects of smoking that’s often overlooked is... Read more »

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 »