Why Do I Need a Retainer?

A retainer was created to accomplish exactly what the word suggests: it “retains” the alignment of your teeth after braces. Dr. Ngocmai D. Nguyen includes a retainer at the end of practically every long-term orthodontic treatment. That’s because it takes time for your teeth to settle into their new alignment. Your teeth may swing back… Read more »

Getting Your Smile Ready For The Holidays

With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s easy to let the little things slide. Don’t let your daily dental hygiene be one of them! With all the treats (and photos!) coming up during the holiday season, it is more important than ever to keep your smile bright. Remember that, though there is room… Read more »

Oral Health ABCs: Pregnancy and Your Smile

Are you pregnant? If so, do not forget to keep your teeth safe. This includes continuing to follow an effective oral health care treatment plan, including brushing twice daily and flossing every day as well. If you neglect your oral health care during a pregnancy, numerous oral health issues can arise. Poor oral hygiene during… Read more »

Our Digital Scanner Can Make a Lasting Impression

Dr. has recommended that you have a dental restoration placed. In many offices, this would mean that a traditional mold or impression would be taken. If you have ever had one of these impressions before, you know that they can be uncomfortable and messy. Some patients even gag when a traditional impression is taken. Don’t… Read more »

Keep Your Oral Health and Dentures in Tip-Top Shape With These Tips

Do you think it’s unnecessary to clean your mouth when you have dentures? If so, you’re off base. It’s still very important to clean and care for your mouth when you have dentures, especially if you have partial dentures. So, to help you keep your mouth and appliance in tip-top shape, Dr. has some recommendations… Read more »

Restoring Your Smile with Dental Crowns

Are you in need of a smile makeover to fix any damaged or broken teeth? Do you have any children that are at high risk for developing cavities and you wish to further protect your teeth? If so, you are in luck because dental crowns are highly advanced dental procedures designed to improve the condition… Read more »

The Best Smiles are Possible with Laser Dentistry Care

The secret advantages of lasers are not easily known, but the truth is that lasers have been widely accepted in an assortment of dental procedures for over twenty years. With each passing decade, the field of dentistry is discovering new and better ways to implement lasers into dentistry to enhance the precision of our treatments…. Read more »

A Dental Fracture Needs to Be Examined and Treated by a Dentist

Chronic night grinding, and other bad oral habits can potentially chip one of your teeth. This can sometimes cause problems with increased sensitivity, and even invite a new cavity to form in the already distressed tooth. To prevent further complications, you should seek professional care at our dental office in , . If the fractured… Read more »

Crown Lengthening as Part of Your Dental Fix

Are you about to receive treatment for either a crown or filling? You know the process of putting one in, but you don’t know the process of crown lengthening needed to install these fixes? Dr. and trained professionals want to give you the information you need so you know you are receiving the best treatment…. Read more »

Steps to a Perfect Floss

After eating, you more than likely have leftover particles of food or sugar left in the nooks of your mouth. This results in bacteria growth, but flossing is the best way to immediately get rid of those irritating food fragments. Using floss helps prevent enamel damage, infections, gum (periodontal) diseases, and cavities. are prepared to… Read more »