A Partial Denture Can Help Replace the Function of Teeth Lost to Untreated Cavities

Poor oral hygiene habits can lead to gum disease and cavity problems that affect multiple teeth. In some of these situations, the roots of the teeth can become so severely compromised, that endodontic therapy cannot treat them. In a case this severe a like Dr. might need to extract them to prevent further complications and… Read more »

A Missing Dental Filling Needs Timely Treatment

Dental fillings are typically secured in place with a bond that is intended to last for many years. However, a patient who frequently struggles to maintain good oral hygiene practices or has a bad habit of skipping their regularly scheduled dental checkups can be at increased risk for further dental health problems. As time goes… Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Might Help Prevent New Dental Stains

When you consume dark beverages and foods a residual amount can start to adhere to the surfaces and microscopic textures of your teeth. If they are not removed by your oral hygiene routine these minor surface stains can start to saturate your tooth enamel leaving you with an unappealing smile. If you have started to… Read more »

Achieve Your Dream Smile With Dental Bridges

Are you aware of the risks of having any missing teeth that are not replaced? Although many individuals may have concerns about the use of a prosthetic device in their mouth, the issues associated with leaving missing teeth untreated is far greater. Not only can a missing tooth lead to a buildup of plaque in… Read more »

Tricks for Tip-Top Teeth

You need strong and healthy teeth to have a top-notch smile. A top-notch smile is essential for a top-notch oral health. So, it’s important to clean and care for your teeth and gums so you can have the best smile and oral health possible. Today, our dentist, Dr. , is happy to share some tips… Read more »

Oral Health Advancements: Aging and Dental Health

Are you aware of the risks associated with neglecting your oral health as you age? Your age plays a significant role in the health of your teeth and gums as your teeth are more likely to suffer from damage as you get older. However, the risks can be negated through proper oral health care and… Read more »

What is Gum Disease?

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that is very destructive. It has two stages: gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis symptoms include red, swollen and tender gums as well as bad breath and bleeding gums. Periodontitis symptoms include receding gums, the formation of gum pockets, loose teeth and lost teeth. This disease is caused… Read more »

Remembering to Floss

Do you ever forget to floss? If so, it’s time to eliminate that habit. Flossing is very important for your smile and oral health. In fact, it’s vital when preventing dental issues like tooth decay and gum disease. Those issues are very dangerous and can destroy the smile if you let them. This is why… Read more »

Tricks That Can Help You Find Relief From Tooth Sensitivity

Did you know there are things you can do to relieve your tooth sensitivity? Well, it’s true. In fact, you might be able to return to a normal life that involves comfortably consuming hot and cold foods and beverages and even taking deep breaths of cold air! Our dentist, Dr. , is happy to tell… Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Be Made from Different Materials

Our , Dr. will sometimes recommend a dental crown restoration to address a tooth with a significantly compromised enamel layer. This is also a common treatment for large cavities, dental fractures and significantly misshapen teeth. The tooth’s general location in your mouth will largely influence the type of material Dr. Frank Russomanno Jr. recommends for… Read more »