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Energy Drinks and Your Teeth

Posted on 1/24/2022 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
There are many practices in the modern world that people engage in without them knowing how their harmful effects. Several loved products are harmful to your dental health such as energy drinks. Patients get surprised when we put it to them how harmful energy drinks are to their dental health. our experts at the practice always ensure to enlighten our patients about bad oral habits and drinks to ensure that they can protect their oral health. Here, you will learn about how energy drinks can affect your oral health. Sugars Energy drinks contain sugar which is one of the contributing factors for tooth decay. When taken too much, the sugar in the drink will undergo a breakdown process initiated by the bacteria in your mouth. After the breaking down process, the bacteria produce acids, which can be responsible for the corrosion of your teeth' enamel. This is usually the first step of tooth decay and cavities. Acids Energy drinks have some level of acids. These acids can...
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Why You Should Visit Our Dental Clinic

Posted on 1/10/2022 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
Most people do not realize how vital it is to maintain good dental health with at least 2 check ups a year at our office. This would mean we would want to see you every six months to assess that your mouth is healthy. However, some people with other issues regarding their dental health might need to come in more, but our dentist will walk through that treatment plan with you if needed. Below are a couple of reasons on why you should visit our dental clinic. Early Diagnosis Visiting the dentist twice a year is not only beneficial to maintain good oral health, but it is also important to ensure that we can provide any preventative care if needed. Some people do not notice when their mouth is having signs for concern. Therefore, these visits twice a year helps to ensure that all things are caught before they become a serious issue for our patients. Maintain a Clean Mouth Our dentist will always recommend brushing and flossing at least twice a day to maintain a healthy mouth....
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What Is a Dental Inlay?

Posted on 12/23/2021 by Dr. Jae Seon Kim
A dental inlay is a restoration for teeth that are cracked, worn down, or have cavities. A dentist will remove the decayed portion of your tooth and replace it with an inlay bonded to your natural tooth structure. The dentist can also use metal alloys like gold, silver, platinum, or palladium to create the inlay material, depending on what you prefer. With this treatment option, you will continue to have normal chewing function and an improved appearance! For more information about dental inlays, make sure to keep reading below!  Types of inlays and how they are used There are three different types of inlays. The first is an indirect inlay which can be used if the dentist wants to preserve more tooth structure but still needs to restore the shape or strength of a broken down molar, pre-molars, or canines. This type replaces only part of the tooth and leaves most of it intact instead of making one large filling as traditional fillings do. The second kind is known as a direct...
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Energy Drinks and Your Teeth
1/24/2022
Why You Should Visit Our Dental Clinic
1/10/2022
What Is a Dental Inlay?
12/23/2021
Benefits of Restoring Lost Teeth
12/10/2021
Is Sedation Dentistry Safe For You?
11/22/2021
What is the characteristics of an Onlay Concept
11/8/2021
What Are Dental Impressions?
10/25/2021
Bad Habits That Affect Kids Teeth
10/11/2021
Why Scraping is Better for Flossing Than Sawing Motions
9/21/2021
Abscess Symptoms to Keep in Mind
9/6/2021
The Roof of Your Mouth Needs to Be Brushed Too
8/23/2021
Do Your Teeth Need You to Floss Each Day?
8/9/2021
Why Do Your Teeth Need Vitamin D?
7/26/2021
How To Determine if Your Tooth Cracked
7/12/2021
Danger of Ingesting Too Many Sports Drinks
6/21/2021
Reasons We Still Use Bitewing X-rays
6/7/2021
How Endurance Training Could Negatively Impact Your Oral Health
5/24/2021
What are Wisdom Teeth?
5/10/2021
How to Prevent Common Dental Problems
4/26/2021
How to Care for Invisalign Braces
4/12/2021
Everything You Need to Know About Dental Impressions
3/22/2021
Can Bruxism Contribute to TMJ Disorders?
3/8/2021
Three Common Reasons We Might Perform a Dental Extraction
2/22/2021
Do You Know What Dental Debridement Is?
2/8/2021
The Effect of Oral Health on Pregnancy and Baby
1/25/2021
How to Protect Your Smile this Holiday Season
1/11/2021
Does Creamer Lighten Your Coffee Enough to Avoid Stains?
12/21/2020
Do Over the Counter Mouth Guards Do Any Good?
12/7/2020
How to Properly Care for Your Dental Veneers
11/16/2020
How to Properly Care for Your Dental Veneers
11/16/2020
How to Prevent Tea and Coffee from Staining Your Teeth
11/9/2020
How to Prevent Tea and Coffee from Staining Your Teeth
11/9/2020
Signs Your Bite is Unbalanced
10/19/2020
How Untreated TMJ Can Result in Ringing in Your Ears
10/5/2020
What to Do to Help Keep an Infants Gums Clean
9/21/2020
How a Composite Filling Works
9/7/2020
How Breath Mints May Be Harming Your Teeth and Gums
8/24/2020
Ways of Ensuring You Brush for a Full Two Minutes
8/10/2020
Chewing Tobacco Damages your Oral Health Just Like Smoking Does
7/23/2020
Stress Can Do a Number on Your Teeth
7/7/2020
Ways of Covering an Exposed Tooth Root
6/22/2020
Oral Problems in Which Bad Breath Is A Symptom
6/8/2020
Is Tooth Decay Reversible?
3/25/2020
How to Keep Your Tooth Safe When Recovering from a Root Canal
3/15/2020
What to Do to Keep Your Veneers Looking Great
2/29/2020
Which Problems are Actually Dental Emergencies?
2/15/2020
What Happens During Molar Uprighting?
1/25/2020
How to Manage a Toothache While You Wait for Your Appointment with Us
1/15/2020
Oral Health Benefits that Come with Eating Seaweed
12/25/2019
Natural Ways to Enhance the Whitening of Your Teeth
12/15/2019
Tricks to Fighting Sugar Cravings for Better Oral Health
11/25/2019
Treatment Options for Sensitive Teeth
11/15/2019
Why Poor Oral Health Can Leave You Feeling Exhausted
10/25/2019
What to Do About a Cracked Molar Until We Can See You
10/15/2019
Your Teeth Need To Get Vitamin D
9/25/2019
Why People Who Snore Tend to Have More Cavities
9/15/2019
How to Get Tobacco Stains Off of Your Teeth
8/25/2019
Can You Get a Cavity Around a Filling?
8/15/2019
Does a Toothache Mean You Have a Cavity?
7/23/2019
Can You Decide to Not Be Afraid to Come See Us?
7/13/2019
Could Your Oral Health Get Damaged if You Do Not Have Wisdom Teeth Extracted?
6/25/2019
Common Causes for Dental Misalignment When You Wake Up
6/15/2019
What Happens When Your Gums Dry Out?
5/30/2019
Why Do We Always Keep Your Oral Tissues Dry When Working on Them?
5/20/2019
Teeth Require Vitamin D Along with Calcium
4/25/2019
What is Required as Dental Veneer Care?
4/15/2019
Why Are There So Many Myths About Root Canals?
3/30/2019
Which Uncommon Vitamins Can Drastically Improve Your Oral Health?
3/20/2019
Downsides of Making Your Own Toothpaste
2/28/2019
Does Your Saliva Actually Do Your Mouth Any Good?
2/20/2019
Reasons to Consider Cosmetic Bonding
1/30/2019
Problems You May Face If Your Dental Fillings Are Too High
1/20/2019
Does a High Fever Cause Damage to Your Teeth?
12/30/2018
Do Your Teeth Stay Healthier When You Have Dental Bonding?
12/15/2018
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