Blaze a New Path to Oral Health Success with Oral Cancer Screenings

Do you routinely check your oral health to ensure that you're not suffering from oral cancer? In order to make sure you're smile is safe, always look for signs and symptoms that it may be occurring. Visit your dentist for a comprehensive examination and oral cancer screening. It is important to always inspect your smile to determine if any symptoms... read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Dental Erosion Prevention

In order to ensure your smile has the greatest chance of success, you need to make sure that you are constantly preparing your teeth and gums for any dental dangers that can arise. One of most common forms of tooth hazards is through microscopic decay via dental erosion. Enamel erosion occurs when harmful acids eat through your tooth enamel which... read more »

Answer Your Questions on Cosmetic Dentistry

How would you rank the condition of your smile? Even if you have optimum oral health, your smile may be in need of a makeover to improve the look or appearance of your smile. This is because nature doesn't always give us an exact look we hope for. Fortunately, there is an entire branch of dentistry designed to cosmetically enhance... read more »

A Biting Surface Cavity on a Premolar Might Require an Inlay Dental Filling

The biting surfaces of your back teeth play an important role in helping to grind and chew the foods you consume. Unfortunately, the deep occlusal textures on these teeth can sometimes trap bacterial deposits with the potential to eventually cause tooth decay. If a cavity does develop on the biting surface of a premolar or molar, and it’s caught early... read more »

Make Over Your Smile With Dentures

Would dentures be successful in making over your smile? These removable tooth replacement appliances can fill the large or small gaps you have so that you can enjoy a functional smile and easy dental care. If only a few teeth have been lost, we can provide partial dentures tailored to meet your dental needs, but if you require a full... read more »

Complete Your New Tooth With a Dental Implant Restoration

Are you missing a tooth or teeth in your smile? If so, Dr. David Umansky and our team know how much missing a tooth can affect your self-confidence. We offer dental implant restorations at Aesthetic Dentistry Associates to complete your tooth replacement procedure. Dental implants can replace all of your teeth, several teeth, or even a single tooth, depending on... read more »

Bad Breath 101

Bad breath is a condition that is also called halitosis. It’s often caused by poor oral hygiene, oral infections, unhealthy habits (like smoking tobacco and drinking alcohol), and consuming odorous foods. It can also be caused by health issues, like dry mouth, respiratory tract infections, and systemic diseases. Fortunately, there are things you can do to help your bad breath,... read more »

Tongue Cleaners: More Effective for Cleaning Tongues

If you’d like to have a pinker, cleaner tongue, tongue cleaners may be the method to go for you. Multiple of our patients have asked us if brushing the tongue with a toothbrush is the same as using a tongue scraper. Here’s a crash course we’ve amassed to support you as you try to understand the differences between tongue cleaners... read more »

What You Should Know About Water Flossing

Water flossers have been around for a good bit of time, and numerous of our patients use them. Like floss, water flossing is a way of cleaning bacteria from your pearly whites and gums and eradicating wedged leftovers from between your chompers. Here are a few things you should be familiar with about water flossing. Water flossers are handheld devices... read more »

Tooth Hazards That Can Break or Chip Teeth

With some wary prevention, your chompers can last for years on end. And that doesn’t mean brushing your teeth, either. For greatest oral health, you need to be aware of what hazards can impact your oral health and how you can avoid them. Here are a few things you can be aware of to protect your teeth safe from injury:... read more »