Flossing 101

Of all the things you can do to maintain a healthy mouth, flossing has got to be the least expensive! But many patients don’t take the time to floss. And if you do, you might not be doing it correctly! Welcome to Flossing 101… Why should you floss? Your toothbrush... Read more »

Curious About Invisalign?

If you’ve seen the posters about Invisalign in your dental office, but have been too shy to ask about it, fear not! We’ve got you covered! What is Invisalign? Invisalign is a specific brand of teeth straightening aligners. Treatment involves wearing a series of clear plastic aligners that gently shift... Read more »

Effects of Soda on Your Teeth

Ever seen those videos where someone puts a baby tooth in a glass of soda and watches it decay? Well, the effect of soda in an actual mouth is a bit different. You have your saliva to help wash away the sugar, you eat other things throughout the day, and... Read more »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

Chewing Ice May Not Be a Good Summer Activity

Summer is finally getting underway. You may enjoy the nice, sunny months because you can enjoy some fresh air without bundling up in a big coat. However, we all know how hot this time can get. As such, you may take some ice cubes into your mouth to get a... Read more »

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 »