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 the benefits they have to... 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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Avoiding Tooth Stains Can Keep Your Teeth Bright Longer

The mineral crystals that create your tooth enamel layer are of a porous texture that can collect staining particles and darken your teeth when you consume a lot of dark foods and drinks. We can help you avoid tooth stains so that your teeth whitening treatment is more effective in providing a bright and beautiful… Read more »

Take Your Vitamins for a Healthy Smile

Just like any other part of your body, your teeth and mouth need healthy foods. You should talk to our dentist, Dr. Nidal Obeid, about the best foods for your smile, and here are the vitamins you may need: Vitamin A can be great for your mucus membranes. You can find it in poultry, meat,… Read more »

Is Nighttime Teeth Grinding Causing Your Morning Headache?

Do you suffer from morning headache syndrome? You know the kind I mean. Every morning, you wake up tired, with a splitting headache. Drugs might help take it out, but it’s there again later in the day, and without fail the next morning. Some have told you that it’s a sign of poor nutrition, so… Read more »

What Are the Rules Regarding Food and Beverages When I Have Braces?

If you are currently working toward the smile you have always wanted with the use of braces, then it’s important to do all you can to have a top-notch treatment. The more you care for your smile and appliance and the more you follow the rules set by your orthodontist, Dr. Najjar, the more successful… Read more »

Dental Emergencies and Their Appropriate Treatments

Dental emergencies require prompt care so that mild conditions don’t become severe and severe conditions can be treated with minimal recovery time. We address the following questions about dental emergencies to help you protect your oral health from injury. What is considered an oral emergency? The following conditions are common dental emergencies that could develop… Read more »