First-Aid and Professional Treatment for a Fractured Tooth

Sometimes, something such as an accidental fall or an oral injury can hit a tooth with sufficient force to fracture it. In a moment like this, you might need to apply some simple first-aid while you seek emergency treatment. Gently rinse your mouth with a little lukewarm salt water to help to clear away any… Read more »

Caring for Each Component of Your Child’s Smile

Caring for your baby’s smile should start at birth, even before they have teeth or are visiting the dentist. We have provided a review of the areas of your child’s smile that you can care for at home to keep the teeth and gums healthy: Gums: While your baby’s teeth won’t appear until they are… Read more »

The Benefits of Dentures

Your smile is very important to us as your dental team. We want to encourage you to replace your missing teeth, so you can have the strong oral health you desire. Getting dentures is an excellent option for replacing your missing teeth.   When getting dentures, you have two options: partial or complete dentures. Both… Read more »

Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine Requires Cleaning Behind Your Rear Molars

The American Dental Association advocates a consistent daily oral hygiene routine to help prevent periodontal disease problems and tooth decay. This consists of remembering to brush your teeth each morning and night as well as making a conscious effort to thoroughly floss at least once each day. When brushing your teeth it’s important to focus… Read more »

Toothpaste Types

Are you trying to choose the right toothpaste for your smile? If so, our dentist, Dr. Arel Ondoy, is more than happy to help you. There are many different types of toothpaste available, which can make choosing very difficult. So, to help you choose the right paste for your chompers, our dentist is happy to… Read more »

Year End Smile Upgrades: Dental Anxiety

If you suffer from dental anxiety, there are numerous treatments, meditative practices, and techniques you can use to help alleviate the symptoms. Dental anxiety refers to worries or fears associated with visiting your dentist or having oral health care procedures done. If you ever feel overly stressed about getting your teeth worked on, consider the… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Provide You with a More Attractive Smile

Dental stains and other cosmetic defects on your teeth can leave you with an unattractive smile. This can leave you feeling uncomfortable in social situations and even cause you to unconsciously guard your smile. In a situation like this you might want to consider scheduling a consultation with Dr. Arel Ondoy to learn more about… Read more »

What A Dentures Visit is Like

Getting false teeth is a big change. Many people who get false teeth are coming to the dentist for the first times in their lives, and the upkeep needed for upholding strong dentures is beyond the regular dental health habits of the average wearers. At Arel C Ondoy DMD, we’re here to aid you. We… Read more »

Should You Get Dental Implants?

The problem of missing teeth is one that needs to be addressed. For many people, one or more missing teeth are a source of embarrassment, and may make them feel self-conscious; and a full set of teeth also means a healthier mouth. Dental implants have become very popular over recent years. This is due to… Read more »

Common Questions About Dental Sealants

What are dental sealants? Dental sealant is a thin material that is placed on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth (the molars and the premolars) to help shield them from decay. Why should dental sealants be placed? The chewing surfaces of the back teeth have grooves that make them vulnerable to cavities. These grooves,… Read more »