Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Oral Health Care Repertoire: Dental Bridges

Rather than letting your smile run its course if you should ever lose any it is important to seek out reliable replacements as soon as possible. A failure to replace a missing tooth can lead to further oral health problems and can impair the look and function of your overall... Read more »

How Being Pregnant Can Influence Your Smile

If you are pregnant, it’s important that you notify Dr. Chong and our team so that we can customize your dental care. Pregnancy is an incredible experience, but it comes with a few risks to your oral health. We are here to help you maintain excellent oral health throughout your... Read more »

Restore Your Saliva With Chewing Gum

Are you aware of the risks associated with dry mouth? Dry mouth is a condition in which your body is not producing enough saliva. If not enough saliva is present, various other oral health risks including gum disease and tooth decay can begin to develop. To help combat dry mouth,... Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Dental Crowns

Are you aware of all the benefits that a dental crown can provide? A dental crown goes on top of a tooth on all sides to permanently protect a tooth from various incidents that can arise. Not only will you be much better protected against the risk of tooth decay,... Read more »

A Tooth With a Weakened Dental Filling Could Suffer a Significant Fracture

A dentist will sometimes use a dental filling to repair a small physical defect in a tooth’s enamel layer. This is a common treatment plan for minor chips and small areas of tooth decay. The durable material applied to the area is intended to restore the tooth’s basic function and... Read more »

How to Keep Your Smile in Top-Notch Condition During Lacrosse Season

Are you a lacrosse player preparing for the upcoming season? If so, good for you! You’re likely working on getting better, faster and stronger. Our dentist, Dr. Sonney L Chong, also encourages you to work on ways you can help your smile this season. Unfortunately, there are things that can... Read more »

Got Questions About Dental Bridges? Here Are Your Answers

If you have questions about dental bridges and the ways they can benefit you, your smile and your oral health, then our dentist, Dr. Chong, is here to help you. The more you know, the better. So, he is happy to give you the answers you’re looking for by providing... Read more »

Shed Some Light on Gum Disease Treatments

A common but severe oral infection that often takes place in individuals is known as gum disease. Unfortunately, gum disease may progress over a period of many years before individuals understand that they are suffering from it. This is because it is often hard to detect if you are not... Read more »