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Tips for Making a Family Dental First Aid Kit


First aid for your teeth is rarely ever taught in school, and most people do not have a family dental first aid kit. This is unfortunate because injuries to the teeth and mouth are very common, especially among children. Whether … Continued


Teeth Care Tips to Reduce Dental Costs


Taking care of the teeth and gums is essential to overall health. However, dental treatment is not exactly cheap. If you are like most people, you are looking for ways to lower your dental costs while maintaining a healthy mouth.Below, … Continued


What is an Abscessed Tooth?


An abscessed tooth is quite painful, with the pain becoming so severe that people cannot complete everyday tasks. Below, we take a look at what abscessed teeth really are, how you can identify them and what can be done to … Continued


How Long Do The Results of Teeth Whitening Last?


Do you wish you had whiter teeth? Most people do. Whitening one’s teeth is quite the popular process these days, which is due to the fact that there are so many whitening options currently available. It is definitely a good … Continued


What to Do If You Have a Loose Tooth


Got a loose tooth? Not quite sure what to do? There two main reasons for why someone would have a loose tooth is because they either suffered some form of dental trauma and because they are experiencing some form of … Continued


Nutritional Counseling for Oral Health


Oral health partially hinges one’s willingness to clean his teeth on a regular basis. However, one’s nutrition and use of tobacco and/or alcohol also play a role in oral health. Oral health experts are on-hand to provide nutritional counseling for … Continued


What Happens During an Oral Cancer Screening?


An oral cancer screening is a visual and physical examination of the oral cavity as well as connecting tissues. The purpose of the screening is to identify signs or issues that can lead to cancer. The screening can also reassure … Continued


My Tooth Bonding Has Fallen Out


If your tooth bonding falls out, it is important to replace it as quickly as possible. Patients generally get tooth bonding because they crack or chip a tooth. This means that the tooth structure underneath is still damaged and susceptible … Continued


Find a Dentist to Examine Your Teeth For Signs of Bruxism


When looking to find a dentist, we recommend that you visit our office and have your teeth checked for signs of bruxism. If you have not heard of this technical term, it is when people grind or clench their teeth … Continued


Can You Get Your Dental Bonding Whitened?


Many patients call iSmile Dental – Dr. James Helmy wanting to know if they can have their dental bonding whitened. This is an understandable question because bonding material can become stained just like natural enamel. Unfortunately, there is a chance … Continued