Foods That Cause Tooth Decay

When it comes to tooth decay, it’s important to know the main culprit – acid. Acid is what eats away at our enamel and causes cavities. Acid can enter our mouths in one of two ways: either directly through what we eat (citrus fruits, for example), or as a byproduct... Read more »

Benefits that Make Dental Implants Advanced Forms of Tooth Replacement

Of the many forms of tooth replacement available, dental implants are one of the most advanced because the artificial teeth provided are attached directly to the jawbone structure to replace missing teeth. Dr. Ali Maddahi, Dr. Medha Singh, and our team provide dental implants as a means to improve the... Read more »

What to Do When You Crack a Tooth

Ouch! Chomp on something your tooth didn’t like? Or get hit in the mouth with a hockey puck? If you think you may have a cracked tooth, or if you’re holding a piece of your tooth in your hand, follow these steps! 1. Give us a call to schedule an... Read more »

Smile Marvels: Risk Factors for Gum Disease

Are you aware of the risks associated with periodontal disease, more commonly referred to as gum disease? Several risk factors for gum disease are self-induced, whereas others can occur beyond your control. However, it is still important to assess all risk factors in your life for gum disease and take... Read more »

Do You Have Dental Abscess that Needs a Dental Bridge?

A cavity that goes undetected and untreated can cause your mouth to sustain a constant bacterial presence that may lead to tooth abscess within the gums. You may not notice an issue until you experience pressure deep in the gums or an ongoing toothache. We may need to treat an... Read more »

What to Expect from the Dentist When You’re Expecting

If you are pregnant, trying to get pregnant, or think that you might be, you should let your dentist know as soon as you can. Your life is about to get very busy, and you may not have time for a cleaning and exam or to have a cavity once... Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Dental Crowns

Are you familiar with all the benefits that dental crowns can provide? A dental crown is a highly reliable tooth prosthetic procedure designed to cap and conceal a tooth. If you have any damaged teeth or wish to conceal a broken or visually unimpressive tooth, a dental crown can be... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Orris Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »