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 »

Sugarless Gum Can Help Your Oral Health

If you are looking for an extra way to boost your oral health, then consider sugar-free gum as a solution! Sugar-free gum is an excellent way to boost your oral health and improve your smile in many ways. Our dentist, Dr. John M. Falbo, is happy to help you take... Read more »

How Often Should you Floss?

If you had to answer honestly when the last time you flossed was, what would you say? If you’re like most people, it’s probably a lot longer ago than it should’ve been. Most adults - and kids, for that matter - don’t enjoy flossing. But it’s a vital part of... Read more »

Optimize Your Bone Graft Recovery Time

Bone grafting is a procedure performed on the jawbone to bring new life to your smile by restoring areas where the bone structure has become weakened or lost. It’s normal for patients to have questions about the procedure, in particular, the recovery portion that follows bone grafting. We are pleased... Read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Dry Mouth

Protecting your smile against oral health risks includes being aware of all the factors associated with a downturn in your oral hygiene. Several underlying health risks can make a superb smile difficult, including the presence of dry mouth. There are several causes of dry mouth which need to be noted... Read more »

Healthy Teeth Need Strong Tooth Enamel

Each of your teeth is composed of different layers and structures. The outermost layer of tooth enamel provides your teeth with the necessary hardness to chew food, while also protecting the dentin and pulp layers within. Consistent struggles in daily oral hygiene routine can leave excess bacterial matter in your... Read more »