Why You Need to Floss Regularly

Do you floss every day? Flossing is one of the most significant aspects of oral care that everyone should instill in their daily routine. Brushing your teeth can remove most of the plaque in your mouth, but it doesn’t always remove all the plaque and food particles...

5 Ways to Avoid Stained Teeth

As you age, you may notice your teeth starting to darken. This is because tooth enamel begins to wear away or crack, exposing the dentin underneath. Dentin is not as dense as enamel and absorbs colors from food more easily. But you’re not doomed to pay for whitening...

What to Expect When Recovering from a Root Canal

How to Prepare for a Root Canal Your dentist should have thoroughly examined, done X-Rays, and gone over your mouth for good measure before they will follow the root canal route. They will make sure there isn’t any other preventive care they can do before following...
Invisalign vs. Traditional Braces

Invisalign vs. Traditional Braces

Invisalign is Convenient and Easy to Use Braces can be cumbersome and unattractive. Younger family members especially will want to avoid embarrassing braces. Invisalign is an attractive alternative. It offers convenience, ease of use, aesthetic benefits, comfort, and...
6 Invisalign Benefits You Should Know

6 Invisalign Benefits You Should Know

Invisalign is a form of orthodontics that uses a transparent, plastic aligner to adjust teeth. Clear aligners have evolved quite a bit over the past few years, improving with technology and the feedback of patients and doctors, but few have as many satisfied patients...
How Serious is Gum Disease?

How Serious is Gum Disease?

Some people are more genetically prone to gum disease than others. Periodontal or gum disease is a progressive condition which usually begins with a bacterial infection causing the body to destroy both gum and bone tissue in an inflammatory response. If left...
Can I Return to Work After a Root Canal?  

Can I Return to Work After a Root Canal?  

Interested in a root canal in Brentwood? Click here. So you have just been told that you have to undergo root canal treatment. You have read all the articles, knowing what will be done, and know that while you may have more pain from the treatment it will solve the...
Why People Need Dental Implants

Why People Need Dental Implants

For most people, their smile directly affects their self-esteem. Having that perfectly white, even smile makes you more approachable. However, most people have not been blessed with a naturally perfect smile. Gaps happen. Teeth fall out or break. Years ago, the only...