The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and the benefits they have to... Read more »

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 fighting cancer or dental problems,... 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 the bone from the missing... 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. However, because it doesn’t have... 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 might also take into account... Read more »

Shedding Light on Gum Disease

Do you know the dangers of gum disease? If not, you are in the right place! Gum disease is a condition that should be taken seriously to preserve your oral health and the life of your teeth. If you neglect gum disease, then you could be setting yourself up for severe oral health disasters. Our… Read more »

The Inside Scoop on Brushing Your Teeth

Brushing your teeth does more than keep your teeth white and freshen your breath. Did you know, it’s essential to brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes a day in order to get the full effect brushing your teeth as to offer? Yes, it’s true! Our dentist, Dr. Susan J. Cleereman, understands the… Read more »

Flossing Tricks With Flossing Tips

Flossing your teeth keeps your teeth and gums in healthy, clean condition. In fact, flossing each day can help fight plaque and lower your risk for gum disease. Maintaining flossing as part of your daily routine can help your smile and teeth throughout your lifetime. Our dentists, Dr. Susan J. Cleereman and Dr. Suela Veizaj… Read more »

A Composite Dental Filling Can Mimic White Tooth Enamel

When a cavity appears on one of the teeth in the front of your mouth it can be unsightly and cause significant discomfort when biting into food. Without timely professional treatment, the area of tooth decay could increase and could potentially result in a dangerous infection and even the total loss of the tooth. If… Read more »

Choosing the Best Toothpaste for You

Your tube of toothpaste is running low, which means that it’s time to restock. There are so many types of toothpaste and you may not know which is best for your smile or your children’s smiles. Drs. Cleereman and Veizaj and our team are happy to offer tips on choosing a toothpaste. Fluoride Toothpaste Fluoride… Read more »