October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

Have You Considered Getting a Gold Tooth?

There are dentists that recommend the use of porcelain in tooth restoration. In part, it is because 3D printing technology has made it quicker and more convenient to produce porcelain teeth “same day” in-house, and partly because porcelain looks more like natural teeth. Metals, whether an amalgam, or pure gold,... Read more »

Got Questions About Flossing? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about flossing, our dentist, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem, would like to help you find the answers. The more you know about flossing, the better. In fact, finding the answers to your questions can help you have the top-notch flossing routine you need to properly clean and care... Read more »

Content Smiles: Dry Mouth

Have you ever heard of dry mouth? Dry mouth is an oral health condition in which your body is not producing enough saliva. Although this may not seem important, the truth is saliva is vital part of your oral health. If for any reason your mouth is not properly hydrated... Read more »

Avoid These Work Habits for a Healthier Smile

Did you know there are little habits you might participate in at work that can harm your teeth and gums and negatively affect your smile? Well, it’s true. Our dentists, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem and Dr. Camila Di Giorgio, strongly encourage you to avoid those habits so you can prevent dental... Read more »

Dental Bridges Can Restore Gaps in Your Smile

Thanks to modern technology and medical advances there are many ways to restore lost teeth. Dental bridges are one of many ways you can restore a lost tooth to complete your smile once more. Dental bridges are common and have many benefits they can provide. To help you understand more... Read more »

Brushing Habits That Don’t Help Your Smile

Unfortunately, there are brushing habits that can harm rather than help the smile. It’s very important to avoid those habits so you don’t damage your teeth and gums. The more effective brushing routine you have, the healthier smile you can have. So, our dentists, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem and Dr. Camila... Read more »