How to Properly Use Fluoride Toothpaste

If you want a top-notch brushing routine, then you need to use fluoride toothpaste that has been approved by the American Dental Association. This is a beneficial oral hygiene tool that can clean your teeth as well as nourish and strengthen your tooth enamel, which is why your dentist, Dr.... Read more »

Defeating Dry Mouth

From time to time, everyone’s mouth runs dry. It can be the result of fear or stress, and usually the condition goes away after the moment has passed. However, chronic dry mouth is a condition that should not be ignored. Your mouth is designed to stay moist. The saliva in... Read more »

Treating Your Tooth Sensitivity

There are many possible reasons for your tooth sensitivity. You may have worn or fractured tooth enamel, cavities, dental erosion, gum recession, or a combination of these factors. If you have sensitive teeth, it’s vital to seek dental advice as soon as you can. Dr. Marcus Lopez can diagnose the... Read more »

Composite Fillings to Protect and Enhance Your Smile

If you have a cavity in your tooth, your dentist will use a filling in the space left after he removes the decayed tooth material. Depending on the location and size of the cavity, it may be possible to use a filling that will blend in with the rest of... Read more »

Combating the Early Stages of Gum Disease

The earliest stage of gum disease is referred to as gingivitis. The primary cause of gum disease is the presence of plaque on your teeth. If the plaque is not removed by brushing, flossing and regular cleanings by your dentist, it can build up. Plaque contains bacteria that will cause... Read more »

Oral Health Care Procedures: Dentures

If you are missing one or more teeth, a set of dentures can enhance your self-esteem. Full or partial dentures can boost your self-image and fill out your smile once again. If a void left behind by a missing tooth is not taken care of, it can provide a home... Read more »

Are You Informed about Sedation Dentistry?

Sedatives are very effective and highly popular within dentistry, due to the sheer number of people who tend to suffer from dental anxiety. Dental anxiety often comes about due to the fear of anyone working on a person’s teeth. With sedatives, any pain or potential discomfort they may associate with... Read more »

The Facts of Oral Hygiene: CEREC® Crowns and Fillings

Are your prepared for summer to hit its full swing yet? Has the lull of the springtime season helped you get into shape as you set a course for sun, sand, and beaches? If so, it is also important to take a moment and consider your oral health care. Specifically,... Read more »

What to do for Dental Emergencies

Accidents and emergencies are facts of life. At some time in our lives, we’ve all been to the emergency room at the hospital. But there can also be dental emergencies, just like there are other health emergencies. Do you know what to do in such an emergency? Here are some... Read more »

Make a Change to Your Oral Health Care with the Addition of Mouthwash

Are you looking for an alternative oral health care cleaning product that can help clean and maintain a healthy mouth?  Make the necessary changes to your oral health care with the addition of mouthwash. Here are some things you should know about mouthwash: - Various mouthwash products can produce a... Read more »