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 »

All About Preventive Dental Care

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to make preventive care a top priority. Everything you do can help you prevent dental issues, like tooth decay, gum disease, enamel erosion, tooth cracks and other problems. The more you prevent dental issues, the better off your... Read more »

Find the Answers to Your Oral Hygiene Questions Here

Oral hygiene is essential for a top-notch oral health and smile. If you have questions about oral hygiene, it’s tough to have the proper and effective oral hygiene routine you need. So, our dentist, Dr. Craig Wada, would like to help you find the answers to your oral hygiene questions... Read more »

Information About Dentures

What are dentures? Dentures are removable appliances that replace most or all of your natural teeth. They are made up of a flesh-colored base that sits over the gums. Replacement teeth are attached to this base. Dentures can help restore the appearance and functionality of the mouth. How long does... Read more »

Gum Disease is Linked to Heart Disease

Did you know, recent studies have linked heart disease and other painful conditions to your oral health conditions like gum disease? Your oral health is important. It is the first point of contact for foods and drinks as they are placed in your body. If your smile is struggling with... Read more »

Helping Your Dental Implant Last

It can be nice to have a dental implant. They can make strong foundations for things like dental crowns or bridges to rest on. Of course, implants may not last as long as they can if you neglect to take good care of them. Here are some ways you can... Read more »

Bring Out Your Best Smile with Tooth Decay Prevention

It is important to brush and floss your teeth every single day to help limit the effects of tooth decay. Even in modern society, tooth decay remains one of the biggest oral health risks plaguing our society. This is because there are several substances that we eat that can easily... Read more »