Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

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 »

Test What You Know About Dental Sealants Here

If you know all there is to know about dental sealants, it’s time to test your knowledge! The more you know about this treatment, the better chance you have of using it to your advantage. This can be quite beneficial because dental sealants can help your smile in many ways!... Read more »

Battling Bad Breath

Are your plants dying because you’re taking to them? Do you coworkers email you just to say “good morning?” Does your boss call a meeting for everyone in your department except you? It may not be your personality; it could be your breath. Bad breath can be the result of... Read more »

Basic Risk Factors for Gum Disease

What are the risk factors for gum disease? There are a few more than you might think. To help you better understand what you can do to prevent gum disease, we will explain some of the basic risk factors. First, we need to point out the true enemy. Plaque is... Read more »

Common Questions Concerning Dental Bonding

If you have minor surface irregularities or abnormalities and you wish to improve the visual aesthetics of your smile, consider the use of a restoration treatment such as a dental bonding procedure. Dental bonding applications are designed to improve your smile by applying materials to the surface of a tooth.... Read more »

Should You Call the Dentist?

When should you see the dentist? Obviously, you should see the dentist at least twice a year for your regular cleanings and exams. These visits give the dentist a chance to remove the plaque and tartar from your teeth and check your teeth and mouth for problems. Depending on your... Read more »

Coping With Your Dry Mouth

Do you have dry mouth? You may have some of the symptoms, but not know that dry mouth is the problem. Symptoms of dry mouth include dryness in your mouth or on your tongue. Believe it or not, if your mouth feels sticky, that is also a symptom of dry... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Modern Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »