Gum Recession: The Facts

If you would like to protect your oral health, you probably already know that there are several things you should consider doing. In fact, you may have heard that brushing and flossing are vital to your oral health. We also recommend meeting with our team once every six months for a routine appointment. You should… Read more »

Having a Fluoride Treatment During Your Dental Checkup Can Help Prevent Future Cavities

The American Dental Association recommends attending a routine dental checkup and cleaning every six months. Here at , our dental checkups are designed to address all the aspects of maintaining a good oral health. This includes a thorough cleaning procedure, a dental exam, as well as a screening for oral and pharyngeal cancer. The dental… Read more »

When Brightening Your Teeth, Consider Getting Them Whitened Professionally

Our teeth are a precious commodity. Not only do they aid in eating delicious food, but they have aesthetic value. Pearly white teeth are the ideal condition to show off when we smile. We at understand how much you value your smile. Schedule an appointment with Drs. Nicastro and Felpo today for a professional whitening… Read more »

Special Toothpastes Can Be Used to Address Special Dental Needs

Adding toothpaste to your soft-bristled toothbrush when brushing your teeth improves its efficiency at removing food matter, plaque, and other bacterial deposits from the faces of your teeth. At the same time, there are some brands of toothpaste that have been specially formulated to address a specific dental need. To better help you select the… Read more »

Avoid the Danger Foods During the New Year

Your teeth and gums are very important but can easily be damaged. Beyond the physical risks from our daily lives that can harm us, there are hidden dangers in the foods we eat that can also promote dangerous oral health situations such as tooth decay and gum disease. The battle for a great smile includes… Read more »

Keep Your Aligners in Pristine Condition

Have you been taking good care of your braces during their alignment recovery? If you have not been in for a checkup at in a while, you should consider calling us for an appointment to ensure your treatment is coming along as it should. The better care you give for your braces, the better care… Read more »

Consider a Composite Dental Filling for Your Smile

Do you have tooth decay that needs to be repaired? Drs. Nicastro and Felpo may recommend a dental filling in , , to restore your tooth. Our dentists will remove the decay and then fill the area with the dental filling material. What is a composite filling? Composite fillings are tooth colored, durable fillings. They… Read more »

A Temporary Crown Needs Attention to Prevent Serious Complications

Having a tooth restored by a dental crown involves replacing the tooth enamel layer an artificial material. It will eventually be cemented into place over the abutment that is formed by the healthy internal structures of the tooth. The crown needs to be made at our off-site dental lab. A hard, plastic, temporary crown will… Read more »

Simple Ways to Care for Your Dental Veneers

Getting dental veneers is a serious investment, one that can give you a beautiful and Hollywood-actor smile. You can care for them by adjusting your daily hygiene habits and take care of what you eat. If you follow these tips, you can have a beautiful smile for years to come. While the porcelain veneers are… Read more »

A Porcelain Crown Can Be Used to Improve the Appearance of an Unappealing Tooth

If one or more of your teeth suffer from chips, old fillings or other cosmetic imperfections, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance. One of the more common methods for restoring the appearance of an unappealing tooth is to have your dentist, Dr. , replace the tooth enamel with a porcelain dental crown…. Read more »