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...
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...
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...
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...
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...