Frequently Asked Questions About Diabetes and Your Smile

Were you aware that nearly 10% of the US population has diabetes? Not only can diabetes drastically affect the health of your body, but it can also affect your oral health. This is because diabetes is linked to issues with your body's ability to process sugar. Sugar plays an enormous... Read more »

A Dental Health Problem Could Be Linked to Tooth Sensitivity

Some of Heart of the City Dental’s patients report a feeling of discomfort when consuming hot, cold, sweet or acidic things. In many of these cases one of our skilled dentists may find that the tooth sensitivity problem is linked to a developing dental health problem. Demineralized tooth enamel, which... Read more »

Dental Facts and Findings on Sedation Dentistry

Many individuals are afraid to visit their dentist due to a condition known as dental anxiety. Many individuals have extreme fears about receiving any oral health care treatment to due to the fears associated with any pain that may be felt. Fortunately, an entire branch of dentistry known as sedation... Read more »

Oral Health Cleanings and Unhealthy Foods to Avoid

Harnessing the smile of your dreams includes being aware of the risk factors associated with your diet. Although cleaning your mouth out with oral hygiene routines as well as improving your lifestyle choices in regard to your oral health can be extremely important for building your dream smile, it is... Read more »

Locate Your Dream Smile Today with Dental Erosion Prevention

  Are you aware of the necessary oral health care treatments needed to help protect your smile against the risk of dental erosion? If not, it is important to understand that keeping your mouth safe and clean means protecting your tooth enamel whenever possible. Dental erosion, also known as dental... Read more »

Understanding Dental Facts on Dentures

  A complete smile is a healthy smile. By replacing missing teeth, you can set your teeth on the proper path to oral health care success. If missing teeth are left unreplaced, your smile can take a downturn and your oral hygiene can suffer as well. Even a single missing... Read more »

The Steps to Building a Better Smile: Halitosis Treatments & Prevention

In order to give your smile the holiday shine you are looking for, it is important to address a common condition that can often arise at any time of the year. That is halitosis, also frequently referred to as bad breath. Bad breath can arise at any time and can... Read more »

Interdental Cleaners: Flossing Is Vital for the Health of Your Smile

Caring for your smile is important, no matter how busy you are, and especially during this hectic time of year. Keep your smile healthy by giving it the attention it needs to thrive. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, flossing is "an important oral hygiene practice."... Read more »

A Small Chip in a Tooth Might Be Treated with a Dental Filling

If you have a bad habit of using your teeth to open packages and containers, or you sometimes nibble on foreign objects, you could be putting your teeth at risk of suffering a chip or fracture. A similar threat is also posed to people who grind their teeth at night... Read more »

Dentistry Highlights: Dental Sealants

It's never too early to think about your oral health next year. If you haven't done so already, it is important to think about ways to prevent tooth decay and protect your teeth from cavities and other similar oral ailments. If you have not already done so, speak with your... Read more »