A Dental Crown Restoration Might Be Needed to Treat a Badly Chipped Tooth

Chipped tooth enamel is often attributed with an accidental blow to the head or a bad oral habit like nibbling on desktop items. People who frequently grind their teeth while sleeping are also at increased risk of suffering a chipped tooth. When a tooth is damaged the discomfort can range from severe to insignificant. Even… Read more »

Got Questions About Cosmetic Dentistry? Here Are Your Answers!

If you have questions about cosmetic dentistry and the ways to enhance your smile, then our dentist, Dr. Narinder Mahal, is more than happy to help you find the answers you’re looking for. The more you know, the better. In fact, the more you know, the more educated of a decision you can make for… Read more »

All About Composite Fillings

If you have a cavity in one of your back teeth, also known as your molars and premolars, the dentist may suggest a metal or amalgam filling. These fillings are tough and can stand up to the pressure that these teeth use to chew your food so that you can digest it. But if a… Read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Dental Veneers

Are you looking for a smile makeover that can take your below average mile and make it a mouth masterpiece? Have you ever wish that any irregularities and abnormalities on your teeth would be concealed and you’d be able to have the flawless smile you’ve always desired? If so, you are in luck because our… Read more »

Outlining the Basics of Mouthwash

Have you ever found yourself in need of mouthwash to enhance your smile? Various forms of mouthwash exist. Whereas cosmetic mouthwash is designed merely to freshen your breath, therapeutic mouthwash can improve your oral health. If you’re looking to add an additional layer of security for your oral health care, consider the benefits that therapeutic… Read more »

Dental Sealants Can Help Prevent Biting Surface Cavities

Each of your teeth has a specific shape and contour depending on its location in your mouth. This is designed to help it work efficiently with its partners in your bite pattern so you can comfortably break down and process food before swallowing. The molars and premolars in the back of the mouth are especially… Read more »

What Are the Benefits of Sugarless Gum?

Have you heard that sugarless gum can boost saliva production? Well, it’s true! Chewing sugarless gum increases saliva in your mouth and helps decrease your risk of dry mouth. While sugarless gum is mainly marketed toward keeping your smile looking bright, it can do much more. If you are a gum chewer, we encourage you… Read more »

A Developing Dental Abscess Might Lead to Total Tooth Loss

The demineralized tooth enamel of a cavity can easily invite the natural bacteria in your mouth to exploit an increasing amount of previously healthy dental material. If the tooth decay advances into the sensitive core structures of the tooth it could quickly spread from the tooth’s pulp to its root. In time, it could potentially… Read more »

Keeping Your Teeth White After Your Appointment

Everyone wants a gleaming bright smile, and there is no shortage of products designed to help you get beautiful white teeth. If you take a walk down the aisles of any grocery or drugstore you will see an array of gels, strips and kits, all of which will claim to give a you a the… Read more »

A Tooth Chipped by Chronic Night Grinding Might Be Repaired with a Simple Dental Filling

Untreated chronic stress can cause some individuals to unconsciously grind their teeth while sleeping. If you don’t wear a protective dental guard in your mouth at night, the clenching and grinding force could eventually chip one of your teeth. Should this happen it’s important to have the tooth examined and repaired by a dentist like… Read more »