Bad Tooth Brushing Habits

Did you know there are bad tooth brushing habits that can affect your smile and oral health? Well, it’s true. This is why your dentist, Dr. Dido Kim, strongly encourages you to keep your brushing technique in mind when you clean your teeth and gums each day. To help you... Read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Gum Disease Symptoms

It is important make sure your oral health care is in good condition by cleaning your teeth and gums on a daily basis. Although people often think about the care they give to their teeth, they may often neglect like the care they give to their gums. If left untreated,... Read more »

Toothbrush Care

Do you know how to take care of your toothbrush? There are many things to consider as you properly buy, store, and protect your most-used dental hygiene tool. Buy a new toothbrush every 3-4 months. Replace your brush earlier if it becomes contaminated in any way, or if the bristles... Read more »

Using Mouth Wash Properly

Gargle and spit: mouthwash is easy, right? Think it or not, using mouthwash is a little bit more complicated than that. (But once you get down the steps, it really isn’t tough at all.) We’ve amassed a few instructions to help you in getting the most out of your mouthwash-swishing... Read more »

Oral Health Treatments: Dental Crowns

Is your smile in need of a tooth restoration? There are numerous tooth restorations that exist to improve damages that can arise within the appearance and functionality of a tooth. However, one of the most effective treatments for not only improving the look of a tooth but as well as... Read more »

Symptoms of a Toothpaste Allergy

Toothpaste allergies are very unusual, but they certainly do occur. Here are four common allergic reactions to toothpaste: -Alterations to the mouth: You may notice that your teeth and gums are rather sensitive, especially after brushing. Your tongue may swell up. Or perhaps you’ll see redness or feel sores in... Read more »

The Finer Details of Tooth Brushing

On a scale of 1-10, how would you rank your tooth brushing skills? As a habit that you should be performing at least twice daily, would you say that you are doing a terrific job brushing your teeth? If you said yes, did you consider how well you care for... Read more »

Thoroughly Flossing Your Gumline Once a Day Helps Prevent Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease affects a large number of people over the age of 30. It is primarily caused by hardened tartar buildup at the gumline. This is often the result of an inconsistent daily oral hygiene regimen or a failure to floss at least once each day. Flossing the gum line... Read more »

Options for Tooth Restoration Treatments

From time to time, your teeth, and they may become injured or stained. When a tooth becomes damaged, it should be given with the right restorative care. With all the choices and varieties available, which tooth restoration treatment will work best for you? Consider the following options: - Teeth whitening... Read more »

What Can I Expect During a Dental Veneer Treatment?

If you’re working toward a beautiful smile with dental veneers, good for you! Veneers are thin, tooth-shaped shells that cover your teeth and hide their imperfections. With their help, you can have the smile you have always wanted. To help you know what to expect during treatment, Dr. Dido Kim... Read more »