Consistency in Your Oral Hygiene Routine Is Important for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

The American Dental Association provides a series of recommendations and guidelines to help people maintain good oral health throughout their lives. This starts with a consistent oral hygiene routine that involves brushing your teeth twice each day and flossing each evening. When brushing your teeth, you should use with a soft bristled toothbrush and abrasive… Read more »

Cosmetic Imperfections in Your Smile Can Be Improved by Dental Veneers

As the years go by it’s possible for one or more cosmetic imperfections to develop in your smile. This might come in the form of discolored tooth enamel, minor dental fractures, or even a small filling that no longer matches the shade of the surrounding teeth. In a situation like this, you can always turn… Read more »

Can Dental Crowns Make Your Smile Function Better?

Can dental crowns make your smile function better? A dental crown is a tooth restoration technique that can save a tooth from extraction by preventing further damage from occurring by placing a cap directly on top of the selected tooth completely concealing it in the process. Dental crowns can also improve the look of a… Read more »

A Tooth Distressed by Attrition Might Need a Crown

Uncorrected alignment issues in your teeth or alterations in your dentition from tooth loss can cause two or more teeth to rub together at an unnatural angle. This can sometimes cause an area of dental attrition to form on one or both teeth. In time, this could cause significant damage to the tooth enamel or… Read more »

How Can Cosmetic Dentistry Help You?

It can be easy to think that cosmetic dentistry offers no real benefits to your oral health, and is only used to help the aesthetics of your smile. In truth, cosmetic dental treatments have a wide variety of applications that can be used to repair dental issues and improve your oral health. For example, cosmetic… Read more »

What Are the Reasons to Get a Dental Bridge?

Do you know what a dental bridge is? A dental bridge is a wonderful tooth replacement procedure that replaces missing teeth with artificial teeth that bridge the gap left behind to give you a permanent lasting hold that is sure to please. Dental bridges are customized to the look, shape, and color desired for the… Read more »

Do You Have Gapped Teeth? We Can Help!

You know that having imperfections in your smile can be embarrassing. Fortunately, there are a number of treatment options you could consider. For instance, teeth whitening could help you, and there are several options for replacing missing teeth. However, do you know what you might do about gapped teeth? You see, you could have gaps… Read more »

American Dental Association FAQs

Have you ever wondered how dentistry is regulated? Or perhaps you’ve seen the “ADA accepted” logo on your toothpaste container and you want to know what that’s about. Here are a few frequently asked questions about The American Dental Association (ADA).   What is the American Dental Association (ADA)? The ADA is America’s largest dental… Read more »

The Tips and Information You Need to Know About Denture Cleaners

Do you ever wonder what product to use when you clean your dentures? If so, our Arel C Ondoy DMD dental team is more than happy to help you! We recommend using denture cleaner to keep your appliance clean and pristine. Denture cleaners are great products that are generally available at the grocery store. They… Read more »

Tips on Choosing the Best Toothbrush for Your Child’s Chompers

Whether you believe it or not, your child’s little chompers are vulnerable to tooth decay and gum disease, which is why our Arel C Ondoy DMD dental team encourages you to properly brush your child’s smile each day. However, the proper brushing technique is only possible if you have the right toothbrush. So, to help… Read more »