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 »

Cavity Prevention Tips

Stopping cavities is one of our doctor’s main goals, as cavities can often lead to several other oral health issues. Cavities are one of the most common dental issue we deal with, and it seems like almost everyone will need to get a cavity filled at one point in their... Read more »

Oral Hygiene: The Rules to Follow When You Have Invisalign® Aligners

When you are aligning your teeth with aligners, there are things that can hinder your progress toward your perfect smile. One of those things is poor oral hygiene. In fact, poor oral hygiene can result in an affected orthodontic appliance as well as a vulnerable and damaged smile. This is... Read more »

Interdental Cleaning Alternatives

Brushing your teeth is very important for your dental health, but your toothbrush can’t do all the work on its own. Brushing needs to be accompanied by flossing in order for your teeth to get completely clean. Why floss? Floss or other interdental cleaners clean in between the teeth where... Read more »

Treating Lip Injuries At Home

If you ever have an accident that results in a injured lip, here are some things you can do to treat it. You can clean the injury with some soap and water. You can use a soft cloth to carefully apply the soapy water and to clear it away when... Read more »

Your Oral Care Routine Should Only Include Quality Dental Care Products

We agree with the American Dental Association that you should brush your teeth twice a day and floss daily. The use of an antiseptic mouthwash will help to wash away lingering food residue and control the amount of bacteria in your mouth. Please keep in mind that not all oral... Read more »

The Dilemma of Dry Mouth

Do you suffer from chronic dry mouth? If so, you're not alone. Around 25% of people have this problem. You might also wonder what this does to your dental health. Here is what you need to know. Dry mouth is more serious than just feeling as though you're not getting... Read more »

Root Canal Myth Busters

If you aren’t familiar with how a root canal procedure is performed, it’s easy to be anxious about it. There are many common misconceptions about endodontic treatment. These myth busters can help set you at ease: Myth: Root Canals are painful. Busted: On the contrary, root canals are designed to... Read more »

Test Your Toothbrush Knowledge with This Toothbrush Quiz

Your oral hygiene routine is vital for a strong and successful oral health. However, it’s not very beneficial if you don’t know all about the proper tools and techniques to use to keep your teeth and gums in tip-top shape. So, it’s time to make sure you have the knowledge... Read more »

An Oral Cancer Screening Is Included in Every Single Dental Checkup

The American Dental Association recommends that you have a dental checkup and cleaning performed at least twice each year. The checkup starts with one of Dr. Eric Goldberg’s dental hygienists cleaning your teeth. This calls for special tools to remove all traces of tartar and plaque from your teeth and... Read more »