Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Dental Damage

Even with the perfect healthcare, cleaning alone won't be enough to keep your smile safe. It is also extremely important to protect your smile from any oral accidents or injuries that can arise. Ideally, you need to limit or restrict any unhealthy lifestyle habits that you may be partaking in,... Read more »

Pericoronitis and Wisdom Teeth

Have you heard of the term pericoronitis? Coming from the words perio (for surrounding teeth) and corona (for crown), the term can be broken down to tooth crown sickness. Also known as operculitis, pericoronitis is the inflaming of the soft tissues which neighbor erupting chompers, often wisdom teeth. When the... Read more »

Chemotherapy and Dental Health

You probably know many of the side effects of chemotherapy, even if you haven’t started it yet. However, what is not common knowledge is that over a third of cancer patients can also develop dental health complications like pain in the mouth and gums, persistent dry mouth, a burning, peeling... Read more »

Here’s an Overview on Mouthwash

  Brushing and flossing are imperative, vital ways to enhance your oral health. If you’re already brushing and flossing, we congratulate you! Have you thought about using mouthwash? If you want to strengthen your oral health, then it’s imperative to make sure that you’re using mouthwash. Mouthwash, also called mouth... Read more »

The Available Gum Disease Treatments

Gum disease is a dangerous dental issue that can severely damage your smile if you’re not careful. Sometimes this disease attacks the teeth and gums without you even knowing. Fortunately, when this happens, there are treatments available to restore your oral health. At the early stages of the disease, your... Read more »

The Early Effects of Oral Atrophy Might Be Countered by Added Denture Adhesive

The underlying bone structure of your mouth has a direct influence on the shape and integrity of your periodontal tissues. When your teeth were removed to make way for your custom denture it altered some of this structure. As time goes on the lack of direct impact and force from... Read more »

A Periodontal Infection Needs Professional Diagnosis and Treatment

Your gum tissues play a critical role in your mouth. Not only do they help to anchor your teeth in your mouth, but they also tend to appear in your smile and contribute to basic oral function. There are several different things that can cause a periodontal infection. The specific... Read more »

Treatments with Dental Crowns

With all the advancements in technology, dentistry has grown by leaps and bounds. In modern dentistry, tooth-like procedures including dental crowns can be given to improve your smile without drastically changing the look of your smile. Dental crowns can even be crafted to look and mimic the natural color of... Read more »

All You Need to Know About Toothpaste

When you think of toothpaste, you probably think of the colorful gel you place on your toothbrush bristles every morning and every night when you clean your smile. Although this is true, there is more to toothpaste than you might realize. To help you know a little more about toothpaste... Read more »

Enhance Your Smile With These Cosmetic Dental Treatments

Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that is meant to use treatments to enhance the appearance of your smile. The treatments can improve tooth imperfections and even give you the smile of your dreams. Fortunately, Dr. Manieka L. Green offers many cosmetic dental treatments at Oasis Family Dentistry. If... Read more »