Knowledge Foundation: Hazards in Your Diet

Are you aware of potential risk factors in your diet that could be leading to a further risk of dental damage? Have you ever suffered any dental damage from products you eat and consume or drinks that you chug down? To help keep your smile safe, be aware of their... Read more »

Oral Health Care Basics

How confident are you in your oral health hygiene routines? Do you feel like you're doing enough to provide your smile the best of care through your daily lifestyle choices? Even if you are doing everything you can, there may still be ways that you can improve your oral health... Read more »

Water Flossers Can Work for Sensitive Gums

Do you have sensitive teeth and your gums bleed when you floss? If so, you are not alone. In fact, many people avoid flossing because of the pain the thread causes to their gums when they floss. If this sounds like you, then we have exciting news to share. Water... Read more »

Going Through Cancer Treatment? Here’s How to Care for Your Smile

If you’re currently receiving cancer treatment, then there is a chance you may suffer dental problems, like dry mouth, mouth sores, sensitive gums, gum disease, infections and more. These problems can be side effects of your treatment. It’s best to keep your smile in mind during your cancer treatments so... Read more »

Tips on Having a Beautiful Smile for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a special day. It’s a wonderful time to express your love to the ones you care about. As you do so, it might be helpful to have an attractive smile. If you want a more beautiful smile for Valentine’s Day, then our dentists, Dr. Dido Kim and... Read more »

First-Aid Tips for an Injured Tongue

A minor tongue injury from accidentally biting it rarely calls for immediate first-aid and emergency care; however, there are some rare times when a hard fall or a blow to the chin can cause you to accidentally bite down hard on your tongue. In a moment like this, you might... Read more »

Can Chewing Gum Really Help Fight Cavities?

“Can chewing gum really help fight cavities?” It may surprise you to learn, but the answer to this question is “Yes!” Read on to find out how this works. First, it is important to understand how cavities work. In short, cavities are holes in the outer layer of your teeth... Read more »

Metallic Amalgam Can Sometimes Be Used to Repair a Fractured Back Tooth

People with a bad habit of chewing on pencils and pens, or crunching on ice are often at increased risk of suffering a fractured molar or premolars. A similar threat is also posed by grinding your teeth at night without the use of a protective dental guard. If the biting... Read more »

Dental Maintenance Can Prevent Periodontitis

Periodontal disease, commonly known as gum disease, is a serious periodontal infection that affects many adult Americans and is primarily caused by hardened tartar on your gums. Patients who use tobacco and alcohol or have developed health concerns such as diabetes or dry mouth are more at risk of developing... Read more »

Pick Up These Good Tooth Brushing Habits if You Want a Top-Notch Smile

Do you want a top-notch smile and oral health? If so, you need to have a top-notch brushing routine. Now, there’s more to brushing than scrubbing your chompers back and forth. In fact, there are good habits you can pick up that can help you have the best brushing routine... Read more »