What Is an Abscess?

From gum disease to cavities, there’s no shortage of potential oral health issues you might experience. While none of these are enjoyable, and some can lead to serious consequences like tooth loss, there are ways to help combat them and keep your oral health in check. One of the best... Read more »

Foods and Drinks That Can Stain Your Teeth Over Time

Time plays a factor in your health and your smile. In fact, over time, your teeth can naturally begin to fade or discolor. To make things more difficult for your white smile, foods, and drinks we consume each day can also lead to substantial staining and discoloration in your teeth.... Read more »

Get to Know Your Toothbrush

You know that a toothbrush is an integral part of your dental hygiene routine. However, there are many facts about the toothbrush that you are probably not aware of. Continue reading to learn some fun and interesting facts! How old is the toothbrush? The toothbrush has existed, in various forms,... Read more »

All You Need to Know About Choosing the Best Floss for Your Teeth and Gums

Are you browsing the oral hygiene aisle looking for the perfect floss for your smile? If so, our dentist, Dr. Tom Supakorndej, is more than happy to give you the tips and information you need to be successful. It’s important to pick the best floss for your teeth and gums... Read more »

The Nature of Fluoride

A significant amount of research on fluoride has found that adding proper amounts to your oral hygiene routine can improve your tooth enamel. Fluoride is found naturally in certain resources such as water sources or added to dental products. If you don’t have access to fluoridated tap water, you may... Read more »

Tooth Enamel Attrition Might Be Treated by a Dental Filling

As you age the structure of your mouth and the alignment of your teeth can start to gradually change. This can also be related to a missing tooth that was not restored in a reasonable amount of time. In time the minor changes in the alignment of your bite pattern... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Be Affected by Poor Oral Hygiene Practices

A dental bridge is sometimes used by a dentist like Dr. Tom Supakorndej to replace a tooth lost to a severe oral trauma or an untreated case of tooth decay. This single piece of dental work consists of a replicate tooth anchored to a pair of dental crowns. While it... Read more »

A Small Interdental Brush Can Help Clean Hard to Reach Places

The American Dental Association promotes a daily oral hygiene regimen that includes brushing your teeth in the morning and evening, as well as thoroughly flossing once per day. Good oral hygiene will remove the plaque buildup, food particles, and other bacterial deposits from your mouth before they can contribute to... Read more »

Do You Have Dental Implant Questions?

If you have lost one or more teeth and are lamenting the loss of a beautiful, functional smile, we invite you to consider dental implants. These dental restorations restore both the crown and tooth root. If you have any questions about dental implants, you are welcome to speak with our... Read more »

Dental Findings on Tooth Hazard Treatments

  At no point in time should you ever neglect your oral health care. Your smile is essential for the maintenance of numerous functions, so it is important to always care for it as much as possible. Due to the fact our world is a dangerous place, it is always... Read more »