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 »

Treat Your Halitosis Today

If you are ready to treat your halitosis, then you have come to the right place! Halitosis, also known as persistent bad breath, can be embarrassing in the personal and adult work-life. Furthermore, halitosis can also be a warning sign other troubles are not far behind in your oral health.... Read more »

Flossing: The Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

If you have questions about flossing, then it could lead to an improper and ineffective flossing routine. This can be very dangerous for the smile because flossing is very important. So, if you have questions, it’s best to find the answers quickly. To help you do so, our dentist, Dr.... Read more »

Should You Replace Your Missing Teeth With a Dental Bridge?

Missing teeth can cause multiple problems. For example, without a full set of teeth, you may find it difficult to eat and speak properly. Spaces in your smile provide extra places for plaque and bacteria to accumulate, leading to gum disease and tooth loss. And, missing teeth give your remaining... Read more »

Facts You Should Know About Gum Disease

Gum disease is a serious and dangerous dental issue that is also known as periodontal disease. If you want the top-notch oral health and smile you deserve, then you need to prevent gum disease as often as possible. This disease can destroy your entire oral health and smile if you’re... Read more »

Breaking Bad Brushing Habits

We know how important it is to brush teeth twice every day, once in the morning and once in the evening. However, many people are not aware of the bad teeth brushing habits that they may be guilty of. Dr. John Aston and our team have compiled this list of... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Provide You with Whiter Teeth

The microscopically porous nature of tooth enamel can sometimes lead to chronic problems with dental stains. This is even more likely to be an issue if you frequently consume dark beverages like coffee, tea and cola, or you use tobacco products. At the same time minor cosmetic and physical deformations... Read more »

Oral Health Care Plans: Cavity Prevention

If you are showing any signs of tooth enamel wear or decay, it is important to take the necessary steps to eliminate the causes. This is important as it can cause dental erosion to continue and lead to deep holes in your tooth enamel known as cavities. Listed below are... Read more »

Watching Out for Bottle Rot

What’s noisy as an elephant for one minute and as silent as a mouse the next? (Parents should recognize this one!) It’s a newborn baby! If you like the mouse-like sort of baby, there are some items you should be mindful of regarding dental hygiene for your little ones. Use... Read more »