Putting an End to Thumb Sucking

It is perfectly normal for children to suck their thumbs, and often they will grow out of it over time. However, some children tend to continue to suck their thumbs, even as they get older. If the habit does not stop, your child can develop problems with their mouth and... Read more »

Oral Health Advantage: Dental Floss

If you are having any issues with cleaning between your teeth, it could be due to the products that you are using. Because these products are essential to cleaning between your teeth on a daily basis, it is important to make sure you are using the right ones. Depending on... Read more »

Keeping Teeth Healthy While on the Road

Regular dental care and healthy teeth are not often on travelers’ minds. But while packing your phone cord and a comfortable pair of shoes is a good idea on any trip, remembering to take care of your teeth and gums is just as important. (And it’s probably more important in... Read more »

Educate Yourself About Your Diet and Dental Health

One of the key foundations of an effective oral health care regimen includes making sure you are assess the potential risks and benefits of your diet. Oral health care often begins with the food that you're putting into your mouth. It is important to understand what food can cause your... Read more »

A Complete Denture for Patients With Severe Periodontitis

Gum disease can do more than give you chronic bad breath and gums that bleed easily. Without proper treatment from a dentist like Dr. Novan Nguyen and Dr. Katerina Koleva, the advanced form of gum disease, which is known as periodontitis can lead to significant oral health complications. As time... Read more »

Protect Your Smile with Teeth Whitening Guidelines

Are you interested in brightening the appearance of your smile with teeth whitening? We invite you to learn more about your teeth whitening options by speaking with our experienced and friendly dentists about the treatments that are most ideal for your smile goals and meet your personal preferences. We encourage... Read more »

Aspects of a Super Smile: Proper Tooth Brushing Techniques

One of the easiest ways to drastically improve your overall health care is by maintaining a high-quality dental cleaning routine. If for any reason you are just going through the motions when it comes to caring for your smile, your teeth and gums can suffer. Always make sure that you... Read more »

A Damaged Dental Crown Needs a Dentist’s Attention

Having a dental crown placed on a damaged tooth is an effective way that your dentist can treat a tooth that has been affected by a large cavity, significant dental fracture, or other physical defect. Sometimes a tooth suffering from a significant cosmetic defect can also be treated with a... Read more »

Problems From Tooth Grinding Can Be Prevented With a Night Guard

Clenching and grinding your teeth while sleeping is often related to chronic stress. In some cases it might be attributed to an undiagnosed respiratory allergy. While this problem may not seem serious; it’s important to keep in mind that the excessive force and pressure from clenching and grinding your teeth... Read more »

Quality Oral Hygiene Products Are Important for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

A consistent and effective oral hygiene routine is the very first line of defense for preventing oral health problems such as tooth decay, and gum disease. In conjunction with your routine dental checkups, brushing twice a day and flossing once per day can help significantly improve your chances of having... Read more »