Facts About Dental Erosion

Dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion, can have numerous causes. Dental erosion is primarily caused by acid, but it can be linked to several underlying conditions or substances. Medications, genetics, environmental factors or other issues could increase the risk to your tooth enamel enamel wear. Even acid reflux and... Read more »

Maintain a Superb Smile with Effective Habits

Taking care of your smile often depends upon your oral health care. You should make an active list of ways to enhance your smile, but also ways to prevent dental damage from occurring. The more you do to improve your oral health care, the better chance your smile has for... Read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Tooth Hazard Treatments

Are you at an increased risk of tooth hazards? If you commonly use your teeth for the task in which they are not assigned, or are not using the appropriate safety equipment, you could be putting your teeth at risk for increase dental damage. Furthermore, it is important to know... Read more »

Holiday Sweets to Be Wary Of

With the winter holidays approaching, you may be enjoying many scrumptious treats that satisfy your sweet tooth. While these goodies certainly taste good and may add to the holiday spirit, the sugar they contain can be damaging to the teeth. When sugar is consumed by the bacteria that live in... Read more »

Enjoy the Season with Healthy Teeth

We all love the holiday time of year, and it’s one of the most fun times of the year. Here are a few suggestions you can use to make sure your teeth are having fun too. If you have any extra questions or concerns about keeping your teeth healthy this... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Mouthwash

If you are looking for a highly effective oral health care cleaning treatment that you may not already be using, consider mouthwash. Mouthwash is often used to help freshen breath, but it can also come with numerous other benefits. Furthermore, mouthwash can be used at times when brushing and flossing... Read more »

All You Need to Know About Dentures

Are you interested in replacing your missing teeth, improving your oral health, and enhancing your smile with dentures? If so, our dentist, Dr. Michael Ling, is happy to help you! But first, it’s best to do your research to find out if this is the best treatment for you. To... Read more »

Chronic Dry Mouth Facts

Chronic dry mouth occurs when your mouth experiences a lack of saliva. For a better understanding of why this is harmful and how to combat it, read below: - Saliva is important for your oral health because it neutralizes acids on your teeth, washes away harmful bacteria, and helps keep... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Molars

Your back teeth have an important job to do. They are the teeth that grind and chew your food so that you can swallow and digest it. To get the job done, your back teeth, known as molars and premolars come equipped with ridges, known as cusps, which do the... Read more »

How Oral Piercings May Affect Your Dental Health

What is an oral piercing, exactly? It refers to any piercing of the tongue, lips or cheek. Over the years, these have become a form of self-expression and fashionable in some social circles. If you are considering a piercing in or around your mouth, you should know the full scoop... Read more »