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 »

Brushing with Bottled Water on Vacation

While on your summer vacation you might need to brush your teeth with bottled water. If you travel to a country where the water is not safe to drink, or you are camping near a water source that you’re not sure about, brush your teeth with bottled water instead. Our... Read more »

Less Soda Means Great Teeth

How willing are you to do the hard work required to have great teeth? There’s more to it than just brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits. In fact, having great teeth means that you’re acutely aware of all the different aspects of your oral health. One aspect that’s often overlooked,... Read more »

Tobacco Stained Teeth Can Often Benefit From a Dental Bleaching Treatment

Frequent tobacco use introduces tar and chemicals to your mouth that can affect your general oral health and leave you with significantly stained teeth. Even occasionally tobacco users often find themselves struggling to remove dental stains from their front teeth. Frequent consumption of dark beverages like tea, coffee and cola... Read more »

Oral Health Strategies: Treating Toothaches

Did you know that teeth can become infected? It's true, as abscessed teeth are often the result of an infection known as a toothache. There are several risk factors associated with toothaches including gum disease, tooth decay, oral accidents and injuries and cracked teeth. If for any reason your tooth... Read more »

Dental Veneers: The Facts You Should Know

If you’re interested in improving your teeth to improve the appearance of your smile, then dental veneers might be the right treatment for you. Dental veneers are beneficial dental products that can help you reach the smile of your dreams. To tell you all about it, our dentist, Dr. Thomas... Read more »

The Ins and Outs of Water Flossers

Are you familiar with the ins and outs of water flossing? If not, you should be! Water flossers are building in popularity in recent years thanks to the ease and success of their use. That is why, our dedicated dentist, a Centre for Progressive Dentistry in Scottsdale, Arizona, is pleased... Read more »

Foods and Drinks That Cause Halitosis

Some of the foods and drinks we consume can lead to halitosis, which is also known as bad breath. We can describe a few of these foods and drinks, what effects they have and what you can do to avoid the halitosis they bring. We can name at least a... Read more »