Teeth Suffering From Enamel Erosion Are at Increased Risk for Dental Fractures

Healthy tooth enamel is intended to be hard enough to handle biting and chewing most common foods. However, individuals who frequently consume acidic beverages each day or struggle to maintain consistent oral hygiene habits can start to experience problems with tooth enamel erosion. If it goes untreated the compromised teeth... Read more »

A Dental Checkup Will Detect Developing Oral Health Problems

Maintaining a healthy mouth is essential for maintaining your quality of life. To address this important fact the American Dental Association recommends that you have a routine dental checkup performed twice each year by a dentist like Dr. Samy Samaan. The outpatient appointment starts with a dental hygienist administering a... Read more »

Restoring a Knocked Out Tooth with a Dental Bridge

The American Association of Endodontists notes that automotive accidents and sports injuries are two of the more common causes of significant dental trauma. In some of these instances, the damage to a single tooth is so severe, that endodontic therapy cannot viably treat it. Patients with a tooth in this... Read more »

Bruxism Problems Might Be Prevented by Using a Dental Guard

Long term issues with stress and potential undiagnosed allergies can cause some individuals to clench their jaw and grind their teeth while sleeping. This chronic condition which is also known as bruxism might seem mundane and mildly inconvenient at first. Yet when it goes unaddressed it can lead to significant... Read more »

Trying to Choose Between Over-the-Counter and Professional At-Home Whitening? Here’s What to Know

If you’re trying to decide between over-the-counter and professional at-home teeth whitening treatments, then our dentist, Dr. Samy Samaan, is more than happy to help you. Today, he is happy to discuss the details of and differences between both treatments so you can know more. The more you know, the... Read more »

Dental Restorations: Dental Bonding

  Are you aware of any ailments or problems that plague your smile? Do you have any teeth damage that stands out and causes more hassle than it may be worth? The good news is, even if you have dental damage to a tooth that may be hard to reach,... Read more »

Focus Your Smile on Dental Crowns

If you wish to enhance your smile with a tooth restoration that is designed to completely cap or conceal a damaged tooth as well as provide added protection in the future, a dental crown is a highly effective treatment to consider it. Furthermore, dental crowns can be customized for the... Read more »

What is Periodontitis?

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, comes in a few different forms. In its latter stages, gum disease is known as periodontitis. If your gums are severely swollen or if you can see vast inflamed pouches of gums surrounding your teeth, you may have periodontitis, and you should reach... Read more »

Dental Findings on Tooth Hazard Warning Signs

  Tooth hazards can arise any point in time and can severely change the way your teeth and gums operate. Because of the risks that occur on a day-to-day basis including the habits you use for your diet including your dietary choices, it is important to assess all risks in... Read more »

Your Dentist Might Recommend including a Fluoride Treatment in Your Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association provides a series of guidelines, recommendations, and informational tools to help consumers maintain strong teeth and a healthy mouth throughout their lives. This includes recommending that your brush your teeth each morning, and night, while also making sure to floss at least once each day, as... Read more »