The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to… Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,… Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

Your Smile and Bruxism

Are you aware of the risks associated with bruxism? Bruxism is an oral health condition that typically arises subconsciously and can take place over several days or months before you may even notice signs of damage. To help protect your smile, be aware of any oral health treatments that you have and what you can… Read more »

The Placement Process of a Tooth-Colored Dental Filling

A unique function, and therefore need, applies to every tooth in your smile. For example, chewing is performed largely by your molars and premolars, causing them to sustain a lot of pressure and require ongoing durability. When tooth decay occurs on these back teeth, Dr. Bijan Ahmadzadeh typically places an amalgam dental filling because these… Read more »

Hyperdontia: How Many Teeth Should I Have?

Do you know someone with too many teeth? While you might think that having more of something is a good thing, this is not one of those circumstances. There is a little-known condition called hyperdontia whereby an individual may have more than the normal amount of teeth. Around 200,000 people in the U.S. suffer from… Read more »

Avoid These School Habits for a Better Smile

Your dentists want you to have the strong and healthy smile you deserve, which is why they strongly recommend cleaning and caring for your teeth and gums throughout the day. This is especially important while you’re attending classes and going to school because there are school habits that can do more damage to your smile… Read more »

Why Dental Checkups Matter to Your Oral Health

Of course you are eager to visit a dentist when you have a bad toothache or broke a tooth as a result of a fall or a dental accident. However, instead of only seeking dental care to repair your smile, it’s much more beneficial to receive preventive dental care, even if you don’t think you… Read more »