What to Do About Sensitive Teeth

If your tooth or teeth are sensitive to hot or cold foods and beverages, all is not lost. There are things that you and our dentist can do to return your teeth to full health. Causes of Tooth Sensitivity Some of the main dental problems that result in tooth sensitivity... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Might Replace a Missing Tooth

An untreated cavity or severe dental trauma can sometimes result in the total loss of a tooth. Even if some of the original root structure remains, there might not be sufficient structural integrity to support a root canal and dental crown restoration. In a severe case like this an experienced... Read more »

Your Dentures Need Regular Care and Cleaning

Dentures are designed to replace the basic function of your missing teeth, whether you are missing multiple teeth or all of them. Your dentures have a base that resembles natural gum tissue and makes sure that they fit firmly in your mouth. Your denture is a removable oral appliance that we create... Read more »

The Right Toothpaste Can Improve Your Dental Health

The addition of toothpaste to your toothbrush significantly enhances its ability to clean your teeth. While many people assume that using an abrasive toothpaste can scour away food particles and plaque, there are many factors to consider when purchasing a toothpaste, and we will gladly tell you what these are.... Read more »

Take Care of Your Smile with Tooth Hazard Prevention

  At no point in time should you ever try to use your mouth for high-risk tasks. This includes avoiding products that could easily destroy your teeth and gums. Even if products seem safe or they don't seem harmful at all, you should still exercise caution because you could be... Read more »

A Composite Dental Filling Might Be Needed to Treat a Cavity

Canine teeth reside in the front of your mouth. They work in tandem with bicuspids, incisors, and your other front teeth to play an important role in biting off pieces of the foods you eat. When a cavity develops on one of these teeth, as a result of inconsistent brushing... Read more »

Dental Attrition Complications Might Be Prevented by a Dental Crown Restoration

Ideally, the biting surfaces of your teeth should meet in the correct order and relationship with their partners in your dentition. As you grow older genetic and environmental factors can gradually change the alignment of your teeth. This could also be related to a previous case of tooth loss. This... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Downtown Dental Associates, 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... Read more »