Broken Tooth: Is It an emergency or not?

Broken Tooth: Is It an emergency or not?

Broken Tooth: Is It an emergency or not? Have you ever had that sinking feeling after biting into something soft and chewy and feeling something hard and crunchy instead? You’ve chipped or broken a tooth, but what should you do next? First, try to assess the damage by...

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Do I lose my wisdom if I lose my wisdom teeth?

Do I lose my wisdom if I lose my wisdom teeth?

Do I lose my wisdom if I lose my wisdom teeth? The third molars have long been known as your “wisdom teeth,” because they are the last teeth to erupt from the gums – usually sometime during the late teens to early twenties. This is a time in life that many consider an...

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Some Benefits to Giving Your Smile an Extra Boost

Some Benefits to Giving Your Smile an Extra Boost

Some Benefits to Giving Your Smile an Extra Boost For many individuals, autumn brings with it a number of new beginnings. Fall is the time that many people return to school, get back to the daily grind after an enjoyable summer, and even get married. As the weather...

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Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen® Make You Smile

Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen® Make You Smile

Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen® Make You Smile Many adults and teens in our Reno office would love to have their teeth straightened but are unwilling to go through the long and often embarrassing process of wearing traditional metal braces. Invisalign® and Invisalign...

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The Importance of Regular Dental Checkups

The Importance of Regular Dental Checkups

The Importance of Regular Dental Checkups When was the last time you paid Drs. Melissa Amaral and Nicholas Anastassatos a visit? If you’re like many people, chances are it was more than six months ago. We hear the reasons why people neglect regular dental visits all...

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Tips for a Whiter Smile

Tips for a Whiter Smile

Tips for a Whiter Smile Everyday life can take a toll on the whiteness of our teeth: Foods we love as well as soft drinks and coffee can stain them over time. Poor brushing and flossing can also leave behind tooth stains. Even injuries to teeth or gums can cause some...

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What happens during my hygiene appointment?

What happens during my hygiene appointment?

What happens during my hygiene appointment? Regular visits to the dentist are important for people of all ages. Seeing Drs. Melissa Amaral and Nicholas Anastassatos as recommended provides preventive care for oral diseases. If a disease is already present, early...

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Suffer from Dental Anxiety? Not a Problem.

Suffer from Dental Anxiety? Not a Problem.

Suffer from Dental Anxiety? Not a Problem. If you suffer from dental anxiety, we understand that paying a visit to our office can seem like a nearly impossible mission. Regardless of what the root of that anxiety might be, we’re here to tell you that at A Dentistry,...

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Are your teeth ready for the big day?

Are your teeth ready for the big day?

Are your teeth ready for the big day? Capturing the Moment At a. Dentistry we know that just about anyone who has taken on the challenge of planning her own wedding could tell you how important the little details can be. Things like having complementary colors, the...

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Easing the Teething Blues

Easing the Teething Blues

Easing the Teething Blues Every moment of your baby’s first year of life is precious, since every day your child grows a little, develops new skills, and discovers new things. Most of it is wonderful, but parents don’t like to see their babies in pain. That’s why...

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