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 »

Caring for Your Teeth When you are Sick

Normally, we think of catching colds or getting the flu during the winter months. But the truth is that you can get sick at any time of the year. When you are feeling under the weather, the last thing you may feel like doing is dragging yourself to the bathroom... Read more »

Eliminate Tooth Stains

Stains on teeth are one of the most common things we see here at our practice. It’s easy to get a bit careless in consumption of foods that have a knack for staining teeth, and a lot of our patients are frustrated that their smile isn’t as white as it... Read more »

Understanding How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Help You

Do you wish you had a movie-star smile? If so, you have come to the right place! Cosmetic dentistry is a unique branch of dentistry that centers on improving the appearance of your smile. There are many different treatment options, depending on your individual needs. Thanks to modern dentistry, it... Read more »

Dentistry in Motion: Oral Health Care

To improve your oral health, it is important to always have damage prevention plans in place to ensure your smile can continue to thrive for many years to come. Everything you do to keep your smile safe is important to ensure that your smile can continue for a lifetime of... Read more »

A More Attractive Smile Can Be Achieved by Installing Dental Veneers

The appearance of your teeth often factors into your general sense of self-confidence. The teeth in the front of your mouth are presented in your smile and also influence many of your facial expressions. Unfortunately, significant dental stains and other minor cosmetic defects that alter the appearance of your teeth... Read more »

Mouthwash is Important Too

Many people understand the importance of brushing and flossing. However, many people also seem to forget that mouthwash is important too. Mouthwash plays a key role in keeping bad breath and gum disease at bay throughout your day. That is why Dr. Russel R. Jacinto with Russel R. Jacinto, DMD... Read more »

A Misshapen Tooth Might Be Addressed by a Dental Crown

Ideally, each of your teeth should have a specific shape and orientation that matches its partner in your bite pattern. However, genetics, the loss of a primary tooth to tooth decay, and other factors can sometimes cause a tooth to emerge from the gums with an improper shape. Without professional... Read more »