Facts About Plaque

Would you like to know all about plaque? If so, you have come to the right blog. Our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, is happy to tell you about plaque by providing some facts and information about the substance. The more you know about plaque, the better. In fact, the more you know, the better chance you have of keeping... read more »

Why You Should Improve Your Oral Health With Tooth Extraction

If your dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, recommended extracting a tooth from your smile, then you’re probably not looking forward to treatment. Tooth extraction is an invasive technique that could be overwhelming and even a little scary. Just keep in mind that our dental team will do everything we can to help you feel comfortable and relaxed during your appointment.... read more »

Dental Checkups: A Holiday Gift for Your Smile

Are you interested in giving your smile a gift this year? If so, our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, recommends giving your smile a dental checkup! This gift is a perfect gift for your teeth and gums because it can help the smile and oral health in a myriad of ways. Dental checkups are very important, which is why they... read more »

How is a Temporary Dental Crown Different From a Traditional Dental Crown?

If you are restoring your tooth with a dental crown, you probably already know that you’ll need to handle two different dental crowns during your treatment. These crowns are called temporary and traditional crowns. To help you know a little more about these restorations, our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, will be happy to teach you about the differences. A... read more »

How Can I Relieve My Toothache?

Toothaches are quite painful and inconvenient. Unfortunately, they are very common. Fortunately, sometimes little things cause them. So, if something small is making your tooth ache, there are things you can do at home to eliminate the discomfort. Our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, is happy to tell you how to dull a toothache. First, reach for your floss. There... read more »

How Can Tongue Scrapers Benefit Me?

If you want to have a top-notch oral health and pristine breath, then you need to remember to clean your tongue regularly. While many include a tongue cleaning after they brush their teeth, many use tongue scrapers. Tongue scrapers are handy tools that can benefit you and your smile in a myriad of ways. To help you know more, Dr.... read more »

What Should I Do When I’ve Damaged My Dental Crown?

Even though dental crowns are very strong and reliable, there are things that can damage or break them or even make them fall out of place. These things could be something like a blow to the face or even the suction from a sticky or chewy food or candy. So, if you have broken or damaged your crown, there is... read more »

All About the Dental Issues Swimming Can Cause

Did you know your smile can be negatively affected while you swim in a chlorinated pool? Well, it’s true. In fact, there are several swimming situations that could end in harm to your smile. These are the various problems that may occur from swimming in a pool: -Swimmer’s calculus: If your teeth are exposed to chlorinated water for a long... read more »