The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

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 »

Choosing Implants or Bridges

Having teeth replaced is a bittersweet experience. On one hand, it’s great to finally have teeth that work properly again. It can also be frustrating to have let your oral health get to this point, though. When you get to this point, you’ll have a few different options to choose... Read more »

Creating Fun Photos with Braces

There is no need to feel self-conscious or embarrassed about wearing braces. For the young, it has become a rite of passage as common as getting a driver’s license. So, don’t hide your smile when getting a pic taken. Besides, we have ways of making it fun! Embrace Your Braces... Read more »

Shedding Some Light on Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy is one of the most commonly misunderstood dental treatments. Because of this, many people are nervous about having this treatment performed on a tooth. To clear the air, Dr. Don Niu and our team would like to shed some light on root canal treatment. Myth 1: Root... Read more »

Oral Health: Foods

Your smile depends on several different factors in order to achieve maximum effectiveness. Because dental erosion and tooth decay are constant threats, an effective treatment plan should include removing plaque and food debris from your mouth. However, you should also start looking for ways to improve your diet. By adding... Read more »

Common Dental Emergencies and What to Do

While some oral emergencies are not severe in the beginning, they can become much worse if they are neglected or proper treatment is delayed. Even dangerous oral emergencies can be fully improved with minimal recovery time if you act quickly and take the proper steps to address the situation. We... Read more »