Dentists in Albuquerque

How to Choose The Right Toothpaste and Toothbrush
12/12/2018

How to Choose The Right Toothpaste and Toothbrush

With all the ads on TV and with all the choice at the grocery store, you might find yourself wondering which actually are the right toothpaste and toothbrush for you. We often end up buying just a random product that is either on sale or that looks promising. However, we all have different needs and…
4 Kids Dentistry Advancements That Have Changed Pediatric Dentistry
11/29/2018

4 Kids Dentistry Advancements That Have Changed Pediatric Dentistry

When it comes to kids, all dental exams and procedures need to be done with extra caution. The dentist’s approach to kids is very important. Of course, few are the people who enjoy going for a dental check-up but for kids, this experience can be even more stressful and scary. This is why it’s crucial…
7 things to look for in a Mouthwash based on your oral health needs
11/05/2018

7 things to look for in a Mouthwash based on your oral health needs

Using a mouthwash in your regular oral hygiene routine is important as any family dentist would advise. It’s a crucial step that can help prevent cavities, bad breath, and plaque. However, we all have different oral health needs as we are prone to different dental issues. This is why we should be aware of the…
Fluoride Treatments and Everything You Need to Know about Them
10/19/2018

Fluoride Treatments and Everything You Need to Know about Them

Fluoride is a natural mineral that strengthens your teeth and prevents cavities. Its regular intake is crucial for your dental health as it fights bacteria, supports healthy tooth enamel and prevents the building up of plaque. Dentists recommend using products for your oral hygiene routine that contain fluoride as an active ingredient. There are many…
Everything You Should Know about Dental Fillings
10/08/2018

Everything You Should Know about Dental Fillings

A dental filling is used to restore a tooth that has been damaged due to decay or cavity and in order for your dentist to treat the cavity, they need to remove the decayed part of the tooth. To fill in this missing portion that has been removed, your dentist uses filling and gets your…
What You Should Know About Dental Porcelain Veneers
09/26/2018

What You Should Know About Dental Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are ultra-thin shells of tooth-colored porcelain that are attached to the front surfaces of natural teeth and immediately transform your smile. They can improve your teeth aesthetically and physically and can correct dental issues such as worn out tooth enamel, discolored or misshapen teeth, broken teeth or uneven tooth alignment and spacing. Besides…
7 things you need to know before getting a teeth whitening
09/13/2018

7 things you need to know before getting a teeth whitening

When you think about the perfect Hollywood smile, the first thing that comes to mind is dazzlingly shiny, white teeth. Getting your teeth whitened used to be a special and expensive procedure that not many people could get. Nowadays, however, teeth whitening is getting more and more accessible and affordable.  There are many ways you…
9 Causes of Tooth Decay
09/07/2018

9 Causes of Tooth Decay

Tooth decay, also known as a cavity, occurs when the enamel of your teeth softens and that leads to damage of the teeth structure. This happens when food particles containing carbohydrates and starches are left on your teeth.  The bacteria in your mouth eat these food particles and turn them into acids which dissolve the…
11 Natural Ways to Improve Your Dental Health
08/31/2018

11 Natural Ways to Improve Your Dental Health

Having healthy and strong teeth is closely linked to having strong self-confidence, too. Some people are lucky to have good teeth genes and they don’t experience any problems with their dental health. However, whether you’re one of these fortunate people or not, proper dental care and regular check-ups with your family dentist in Albuquerque are…
Same-day Crowns: Everything You Need to Know
08/23/2018

Same-day Crowns: Everything You Need to Know

A tooth that has been damaged due to decay or trauma sometimes needs to be “capped” in order to look like a natural strong tooth, to function properly and to fit comfortably in your mouth. This cap is usually a custom-made crown that covers the entire tooth. Crowns are often used as a cosmetic way…