Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Ways Pregnancy Can Affect Your Dental Health

Did you know that changes in your dental health can often accompany the many other changes that happen to your body when you are pregnant? It’s true! This is especially due to fluctuations in hormones. If you are wondering what to expect when it comes to changes in your oral... Read more »

Coping with a Toothache

When you have toothache, you are experiencing a unique kind of pain. You can’t think of anything else except your aching tooth, and trying somehow, to make the pain go away. Of course, the first thing you should do is make an appointment to see our dentist, Dr. Michael S.... Read more »

What Should I Do After Oral Surgery?

If you’re at a loss as to how to properly recover after oral surgery, our dentist, Dr. Michael S. Tseng, will be more than happy to help you. It’s very important to recover fully so you can restore your oral health and function. Unfortunately, there are mistakes you can make... Read more »

Knowledge Foundation: Dental Veneers

If you are looking for a superstar smile, it can't be guaranteed through effective oral hygiene routines. Brushing and flossing your teeth are not designed to improve the look of your smile as much as they are designed to help keep your smile safe from oral health risks. If you... Read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Halitosis

A healthy smile includes proper oral hygiene, ideal lifestyle choices, a healthy diet and a constant attention to any issues that may arise. If you ever noticed that you are originally suffering from bad breath, also commonly known as halitosis, it could be a sign of an underlying condition within... Read more »

Bring Out Your Best Smile with Oral Emergency Preparation

Improving your oral health includes limiting the effects of oral emergencies and accidents. If you ever do suffer from an oral accident, it is important to take the necessary steps to treat your mouth correctly. Although several prevention plans are helpful for preventing damage from occurring, in some situations there's... Read more »

The Best Smiles are Built with Composite Dental Fillings

If you feel you are suffering from dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion, it means harmful acids have eaten through your tooth enamel and caused a hole in your tooth that is known as a cavity. If left untreated, it will cause further damage to your smile. Through the... Read more »