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.... 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... Read more »

Talk to the Dentist about Composite Fillings

Composite fillings have become very popular over the years. Many people who aren’t comfortable with the mercury in amalgam fillings choose to have them replaced with composite fillings, which are a mixture of a resin and powdered glass. Composite fillings require less drilling than other types, since the composite forms... Read more »

Oral Health Assessments: Dental Crowns

Are you familiar with the benefits that a dental crown can provide for your smile? Dental crowns are highly effective cosmetic dentistry restorations that are designed to completely cap and conceal a tooth. Not only can dental crowns be used to cover up issues associated with damaged teeth, but they... Read more »

Causes of Sensitive Teeth Being Triggered

Do you feel a sudden sharp pain when you eat ice cream or enjoy a hot beverage? Do you feel a sudden pain if you brush and floss your teeth? If so, you could be experiencing sensitive teeth. The good news is, our dentists, Dr. Kim and Dr. Chang with... Read more »

Facts About a Healthy Smile

Do you ever wonder about how to achieve a healthy smile? If so, that means you don’t know as much as you need to know about caring for your teeth and gums. The more you know, the better. So, our dentists Dr. Kim and Dr. Chang, would like to share... Read more »

Night Guards Help Bruxism

Do you struggle to sleep? Do you wake up after a night’s rest and still feel tired? If so, you could be suffering from bruxism. Bruxism is a condition that is commonly linked to stress and can be treated to protect your teeth from damage as you sleep by using... Read more »

Flossing FAQs

Though some have debated the importance of interdental cleaning in the recent past, it remains that flossing is an integral and irreplaceable part of a complete oral hygiene routine. Let’s take a look at a few common questions presented about flossing. What is flossing, and why is it important? Flossing... Read more »

Find the Answers to Questions About Bad Breath Here

If you have questions about bad breath, you can find some answers here. Our dentists, Drs. Chang and Kim, are happy to help you by providing the answers to commonly asked questions about bad breath. Those questions are: Q: What causes bad breath? A: The typical causes of bad breath... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe

Your mouth is one of the more complex parts of your body. It incorporates your teeth, gums, and tongue, to allow you to breathe, speak, process food, and swallow. Athletes are at increased risk of suffering injuries including oral trauma. This is more likely to be an issue for those... Read more »