October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

Your Kids and Brushing

When it comes to brushing your kid’s teeth, there are few things to know that can help make sure your child has a bright healthy smile for a lifetime. Clean teeth start even before they come in. You should wipe your baby’s gums with a clean towel or piece of... Read more »

Cleaning Your Dentures

You may think that once you have your new dentures that your days of brushing will come to an end. But as our dentist, Dr. Carlos Rojas will tell you, that just isn’t the case. The way you brush may change, but you will still need to brush. You should... Read more »

The Significance of Treating and Preventing Bad Breath

The time is now to take your smile to the next level. If you ever need to improve your smile and treat and prevent various oral health risks such as halitosis, you may need to identify all potential risk factors in your life and eliminate any unhealthy habits you may... Read more »

Chewing Sugarless Gum & Its Benefits

Do you enjoy chewing the occasional piece of gum? This habit can be used for your benefit. You may be surprised to learn that certain varieties of gum are actually good for your smile. That’s right! Sugar-free gum can benefit your smile in several ways. Dr. Carlos Rojas and our... Read more »

Pregnancy and Your Oral Health: What You Should Know

You’re expecting a little bundle of joy. You’re feeling the bliss of motherhood and also the hassle of getting everything ready! Dr. Carlos Rojas and our team stress the importance of taking the time to care for your dental health during pregnancy. The changes going on in your body, good... Read more »

Why Do Patients Choose to Receive Dental Sealants?

Are you aware of all of your options for oral health services that can help you keep your smile healthy and strong? How about dental sealants? This protective treatment can reduce your risk of cavities in your back teeth. Many patients choose dental sealants because they can protect the back... Read more »