Is a Dental Bridge Your Next Step After Losing a Tooth?

If you have experienced a damaging blow to the mouth as a result of a car accident or sports injury, the incident could significantly damage to your smile. If the dental trauma provided enough force to knock a tooth free, the connective tissues surrounding the area may have also suffered.... Read more »

Dry Mouth Treatment Products

Dry mouth is the most underestimated serious dental condition. Complications of dry mouth include trouble swallowing and talking, so you should take it very seriously. We care about your dental health, so we amassed this post about dry mouth and a few things you should be aware of about it.... Read more »

The Problem With Oral Piercings

Are you or someone you love thinking about acquiring an oral piercing? If so, we would like to share some thoughts with you about oral piercings. While these are currently popular today, they are also risky. One of the biggest problems is that your mouth is always producing oral bacteria.... Read more »

Relieve Your Tooth Pain by Doing These Things

Do you have a tooth that is throbbing with pain? If so, you’re probably searching for the best ways to relieve that pain and find the comfort you deserve. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to eliminate your tooth pain, and our dentist, Dr. Joel Manalese, is happy... Read more »

Choosing the Right Mouthwash

From time to time, everyone can use a little help with their breath. It may be you had a lunch that is still lingering even after you leave the restaurant. You might need to tighten up your oral healthcare routine, or you may have a medical condition that is causing... Read more »

CEREC® Dental Crowns: The Way of the Future

Do you need a dental crown? Then you’ll only want to settle for the best. CEREC dental crowns are the way of the future. These are highly customizable and can be placed in as little as a single office visit. Here are some more details: - CEREC crowns can be... Read more »

A Fractured Tooth Might Need to Be Repaired by a Dental Crown

Tooth enamel is intended to be hard enough to handle the basic functions of chewing and biting. Yet there are some situations that can cause a fracture to alter the surface of a tooth. If Dr. Joel Manalese can’t effectively repair the tooth with a basic dental filling, he might... Read more »

Severe Periodontal Disease Can Also Cause Systemic Inflammation

Hardened tartar at the gum line often occurs when an inconsistent daily oral hygiene routine fails to remove food particles and plaque from your teeth. The continual bacterial presence can cause periodontal inflammation. Also known as gingivitis, this early form of periodontal disease can cause your gums to appear red... Read more »

Getting Kids Excited About Dental Care

If you are raising children, or you have ever raised them, you know that that sometimes, it can be tough to get them to brush their teeth. Some parents might even say that the word “tough” is an understatement. But the good news is that you don’t necessarily have to... Read more »

Beating Bad Breath

If you take a walk down the dental aisle at your local store, you will see plenty of mouthwashes and rinses designed to solve the problem of bad breath. Stop in at any gas station or convenience store and you can buy mints and gum that claim to give you... Read more »