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 »

See What You Know About Dental Problem Prevention by Taking This Test

Our dentist, Dr. Nikita Pastagia, strongly recommends preventing dental issues as much as possible. This is because dental issues can harm and even destroy your smile if you let them. In order to prevent dental problems, you need to know all about the prevention tips and recommendations. So, test your... Read more »

Taking Care of Your Teeth with Braces

Looking at your smile in the mirror when you first get home from our dentist, Dr. Nikita Pastagia’s office, you may wonder how you are going to take care of your teeth through your new braces. After all, you may have trouble even seeing your teeth through all of that... Read more »

Inquiries Into Root Canal Therapy

Are you familiar with the several different types of damage that can occur to the inner roots of a tooth? If for any reason the pulp of a tooth has become damaged or diseased, it may need to be repaired with a reliable endodontic treatment such as a root canal... Read more »

Risks of Oral Piercings

Have you been considering getting an oral piercing? Did you know that they could pose significant risks to your health? Many people choose to get these piercings to express their individuality. We want you to be informed of the potential risks involved to your dental and overall health before you... Read more »

Keeping Your Wits During a Dental Emergency

Experiencing a dental emergency can be difficult, either for you or for your child. Knowing what to do to help yourself or your child is paramount. In all cases, visit our dentist as soon as possible. It is important to know the things that you can do to minimize the... Read more »