If a Dental Fracture Doesn’t Compromise the Biting Surface of a Tooth It Might Be Repaired with a Dental Filling

You could potentially suffer a dental fracture from an accidental fall, sports injury, or from grinding your teeth at night. When this happens the damaged tooth enamel could cause increased sensitivity, discomfort when chewing, or even come to foster a severe cavity. If a chip is small and it doesn’t affect the biting surface of… Read more »

Temporary Crowns Need Daily Care and Maintenance

Dental restorations that involve the use of a crown or bridge often occur in two phases. Once the area has been prepared, Doctors will protect it with a temporary crown. It’s important to remember that this small plastic cap is meant to prevent harm from coming to the sensitive abutment within. It is not strong… Read more »

Take This Smile-Care Checklist With You to the Store

If you’re interested in keeping your smile in tip-top shape, then you need to keep up on oral hygiene. However, your hygiene routine is only effective if you have the right tools. So, to help you have the best oral hygiene routine possible, Dr. and our dental team recommend purchasing certain oral hygiene items when… Read more »

Restore Your Smile With a Dental Implant

Even though permanent teeth are supposed to last a lifetime, a tooth may be lost to severe decay, injury, gum disease, or another issue. Obviously, this isn’t ideal, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your smile. If you lose a tooth, Drs. Zhao and Hadiwidjaja may recommend a dental restoration like a… Read more »

What Are the Oral Health Advantages of Mouthwash?

What are the oral health advantages of mouthwash? Mouthwash is a method of dental cleaner that carries a wide variety of oral health benefits. Depending on your smile’s needs, choose a mouthwash that can safely and effectively help make your smile shine and give you the oral health care you seek. Be careful about which… Read more »

Avoid Dry Mouth Symptoms with Chewing Gum

Did you know that you can avoid dry mouth symptoms with chewing gum? Chewing gum helps promote saliva flow, which keeps your mouth moist, and lowers your risk for tooth decay and gum disease. However, many forms of chewing gum contain sugars, so stick to sugarless chewing gum. Chewing sugarless gum has many benefits beyond… Read more »

Do You Want to Maintain a Healthy Smile While Traveling? If So, Don’t Forget These Oral Hygiene Tools

As you travel, you might be preoccupied with all the many adventures you have planned, but don’t forget about your smile. It’s extremely important to keep up on oral hygiene, even when you’re traveling. So, to help you keep up on oral hygiene, Dr. and our dental team have an oral hygiene packing checklist for… Read more »

A Crown Might Be Cast from Different Materials

Drs. Zhao and Hadiwidjaja typically recommend a dental crown as a treatment restoration for a tooth afflicted with tooth decay, dental fracture or cosmetic imperfections. Installing one at , , clinic typically takes two separate appointments. This is because the final crown will need to be cast from special dental-grade materials at our dentists’ preferred… Read more »

How Dental Veneers Can Help Treat Damaged Teeth

If you have chipped or damaged teeth, you know how difficult it can be to smile sometimes. Your smile opens your imperfections for the world to see and can leave you feeling self-conscious. There are thousands of people, just like you, who’ve found dental veneers to be the perfect solution for their imperfections! Because they… Read more »

Daily Dental Habits to Brighten Your Smile

Food particles trapped under the gum line are best removed when brushing your teeth by moving the brush in small circle motions. When you move on to brushing in between the sides of the teeth you should angle the brush. Gently and meticulously brush those areas, as well as the front, back, sides, and surface… Read more »