Oral Hygiene Struggles Can Lead to Cavity Problems

The American Dental Association advocates an effective oral hygiene regimen based on brushing your teeth every morning and night, as well as making a proactive effort to thoroughly floss at least once each day. This helps to remove plaque, food particles, and other bacterial deposits before they can affect the... Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Help Replace the Function of Your Missing Teeth

Your 32 permanent teeth play an essential role in biting, chewing, and breaking down food. When two or more teeth are lost to  gum disease, untreated tooth decay, or a severe dental trauma, it can hamper this function. In a situation like this, you should consider scheduling an appointment with... Read more »

Dental Sealants and BPA

The benefits of dental sealants are great, and they’ve worked miracles for a number of our patients’ dental wellbeings. However, this hasn’t stopped lots of our other patients from being uneasy about the compounds utilized in oral sealants: namely, they’ve wondered if the BPA in oral sealants is dangerous. Since... Read more »

Three Reasons Why Your Dental Cleanings Matter

Do you wonder why dentists always encourage you to visit twice a year for professional dental cleanings, even if nothing seems wrong with your dental health? Our dental team is happy to provide three reasons why professional dental cleanings matter to the health of your smile. 1. The most important... Read more »

Factors to Think About When Choosing a Mouthwash

Are you in search for a mouthwash for the entire family? If so, it might be tough to find the rinse that helps every smile and caters to every need. If this is the case for you, our dentist, Dr. Lien Ngo, would like to help you. No matter which... Read more »

Getting Used to Your New Dentures

Whether you are getting an entire row of teeth replaced, or you are just getting a partial, your dentures will need a period of adjustment. Your dentist will give you a set of instructions to follow when you receive your dentures. It is important that you follow those instructions to... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Brookside Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »