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 »

Try Teeth Whitening Treatments for a Dazzling Smile

Do you feel like your smile is dull or has lost its shine? If so, you are not alone. Time plays a role in our bodies, including our teeth. With time, our teeth’s color can fade and depending on the foods and drinks we consume each day can also stain... Read more »

See What You Know About Dental Crowns by Taking This Test

Do you know everything there is to know about dental crowns? Well, it’s time to find out! The more you know about dental crowns, the better. In fact, it can help you decide if dental crowns are right for you and your smile. So, our dentist, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem, encourages... Read more »

Caring for Your Smile: Dry Mouth

To limit the effect of dry mouth on your oral health, you will need to make sure that you're taking every step necessary to address the causes and symptoms If you are suffering from dry mouth, also known as xerostomia, your body simply is not producing enough saliva. To help... Read more »

Avoid These Work Habits for a Better Smile

Your dentists want you to have the top-notch smile you deserve, which is why they encourage you to care for your teeth and gums regularly. This is especially important while you’re completing your to-do lists at work because there are work habits that can harm your smile and negatively affect... Read more »

Teeth Grinding Has Many Warning Signs

If you grind your teeth at night, then you are putting your oral health in danger. Without treatment or precautions, you could wear down your tooth enamel, which can damage your teeth and lead to a hurricane of problems. That is why treating bruxism is important. However, many people do... Read more »

Brushing Habits That Do More Harm Than Good

Did you know there are brushing habits that can harm—not help—your smile? Unfortunately, that is true. Our dentists, encourage you to avoid those habits as much as possible so you can have the top-notch brushing routine you need for a top-notch oral health and smile. To help you do so,... Read more »

Smile Recovery After Basketball Season

Did you fail to take good care of your smile this basketball season? If so, our dentist, Dr. Rafah Abdelmonem, is happy to help you restore your oral health. Fortunately, there are things you can do to help your teeth and gums. Those things are: -Step No. 1: Schedule an... Read more »

Dry Socket After an Extraction

Dry socket is the medical term for a potential side-effect of a tooth extraction. Ideally, after surgery, pain should abate in a few days as the surgical wounds heal, protected by a cover of clotted blood. But with dry socket, the bone and nerves are exposed due to that blood... Read more »