Should I Get Dental Sealants For My Child?

As a parent, preserving your child’s medical and oral health is an important priority that helps get them off on a happy and healthy start to their life. Most parents invest considerable time and patience teaching their children about the importance of brushing and flossing every single day when their children are little. As your… Read more »

Athletes and Mouthguards

Are you an athlete? What sport do you play? If you play basketball or baseball, or similar low-contact sports, you may not think a mouthguard is important. However, we recommend wearing a mouthguard regardless of the sport you play. Unfortunately, not all mouthguards are created equal. Stock mouthguards tend to be too heavy and bulky… Read more »

How to Properly Care for Your Teeth

Developing a highly effective oral hygiene routine is absolutely essential for preventing serious issues with tooth decay and periodontal disease. There are many important factors to an effective oral hygiene routine. While it starts with choosing safe and effective oral hygiene products for brushing and flossing each day, it also extends to attending your regular… Read more »

Beautify Your Smile with Veneers

If you have small chips, old dental work, and deep stains on the teeth in your smile, it could leave you wanting to explore your cosmetic restoration options. Even though whitening products and procedures can effectively brighten tooth enamel, they do not address damage to the enamel or noticeable past dental work. One popular and… Read more »

How To Fix A Chipped Tooth

There are many ways you can chip or break a tooth: biting down on a popcorn kernel, grinding your teeth, injury from contact sports, etc. A cracked tooth can have increased sensitivity and may even feel painful; luckily, a dentist can help. First of all, if your tooth has chipped or cracked then there are… Read more »

How Dental Implants Help to Preserve Your Remaining Natural Teeth

Each tooth in your mouth plays an important role in your overall dental health. The loss of a back tooth can hinder your ability to chew, but that missing tooth’s absence can cause even more significant problems. Here are the concerns associated with a missing tooth: Such a scenario enables the other teeth to shift… Read more »

Why Great Dental Hygiene Is Essential to Your Oral Health

If you want to keep your mouth healthy and happy, then it’s imperative to maintain good dental hygiene. Dr. Feldman and his compassionate team encourage you to preserve your smile through observing a daily dental hygiene routine and by visiting our office for your regularly scheduled dental cleanings and exams. Naturally, you should brush your… Read more »

Antibiotic Prophylaxis: Premedicating Before Dental Procedures

Bacteremia means that bacteria have entered the bloodstream. These bacteria can cause infection in other parts of the body, but the immune system is usually able to fight it off. However, some people are more susceptible to infection, especially when they undergo certain dental procedures because the mouth is full of bacteria which can enter… Read more »

Different Mouthguards and How to Care for Them

If you are an athlete, you have probably used a mouthguard at some point. Mouthguards are crucial to protecting the teeth and mouth, and they are used in contact sports and non-contact ones like ice skating or biking. Finding the right mouthguard and properly caring for it are important to do if you want to… Read more »