Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

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 »

Summer Vacation Travel Tips

With summer here, vacation time has started. Although you’re on a vacation, it is important that you don’t take a break on your daily oral care. While you are on vacation make sure to spend time each day on your brushing and flossing. Our dentist, Dr. Peter D Kim, wants... Read more »

Dental Floss: Whose Idea Was It?

As long as people have had teeth, they have been getting things stuck between them, and have needed to find ways to get them out. And it’s not only a human concept. Monkeys in Thailand have been known to yank hair out to tourists to use as floss, and they... Read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

Make sure you are aware of any issues that can arise with your oral health when you are pregnant. Oftentimes a pregnancy can leave you at an increased risk for periodontal disease, also known as gum disease. To help eliminate oral health risks associated with a pregnancy, be sure to... Read more »

Protecting Your Toothbrush Hygiene

Did you know that it’s important to brush and floss every tooth every day, as well as schedule regular dental appointments with our dentist? By completing these routine dental habits, you can have stable dental health. However, if you are wondering if there is more you can do to maintain... Read more »