How to Care For Chipped Teeth

When you chip a tooth, it’s normal to be freaked out. After all, a chipped tooth really puts a dent in your smile. That’s not taking into account the fact that your smile is now marred, and you’re likely unhappy with how it looks. That’s where we can help. We’ve... Read more »

Invisalign®️: Orthodontic Treatment that Doesn’t Hide Your Smile

Are you eager to align crooked or crowded teeth in your smile, but are unsure which method of orthodontic treatment to choose? If so, Dr. John Tortora, Dr. Munira Sulaiman and our team are happy to help because we care about your oral health and your smile! We proudly offer... Read more »

Whitening Toothpaste Might Help You Preserve Your Professionally Whitened Teeth

Dark beverages and even occasionally tobacco use can introduce potent dark material into your mouth. Over time what started out as minor dental stains on your teeth can start to saturate into the microscopic pores of your tooth enamel to leave you with an unappealing smile. Once this occurs, the... Read more »

A Toothache Caused by Oral Trauma Needs Timely Treatment

An accidental fall in the home or an athletic injury can sometimes impact the mouth with enough force to damage teeth and gums. In many of these instances, some basic first aid measures might be needed to help manage discomfort and other symptoms while you seek emergency treatment. Consuming a... Read more »

A Partial Denture Can Often Replace Multiple Extracted Teeth

Patients suffering from dental trauma, severe periodontal disease or multiple teeth with untreated cavities are at increased risk of suffering from tooth loss. When two or more teeth are lost in a specific area it can also result in the loss of healthy bone structure. This might counter-indicate a dental... Read more »

Bad Teeth Related to Heart Attacks?

One in three heart attacks cannot be explained by the usual risk factors, and cardiologists have been looking for the other common "missing" factors. The British Medical Journal reports that researchers in Finland may have discovered one of these missing factors. Persistent infection in the mouth from dental caries or... Read more »

What Could Cause My Bad Breath?

Does your breath have you concerned? Do you find yourself checking your breath constantly? You are not alone; you can just look at the well-stocked shelves of gum and mints at the stores to be reassured of that. While nobody desires to have bad breath, or halitosis, there are several... Read more »

How to Keep Your Smile in Top-Notch Condition During Baseball Season

Do you want a strong and healthy smile this baseball season? If so, our dentists, Dr. John Tortora and Dr. Munira Sulaiman, are happy to help you. Unfortunately, if you’re not careful, you could suffer many dental issues while you sit in the dugout, swing the bat and catch baseballs.... Read more »

Take Care of Your Smile with Porcelain Dental Veneers

When the time comes to enhance your smile with a highly effective tooth restoration, you need to ask yourself what your oral health needs and desires are. If you are simply looking to enhance the look of your teeth, a dental veneer treatment is a highly effective option to consider.... Read more »

Why Amalgam Fillings May Need to Be Removed

Mercury amalgam dental fillings are a very traditional dental treatment, but mercury has also been recognized as being highly toxic to your body, and can leak into your body from your fillings. The hazard of mercury fillings is gaining recognition in the dental community, and many dental patients now prefer... Read more »