Blog Archive

E - Cigarettes, Vaping and Its Effect on Oral Health Oct 25th, 2018

The negative effects of smoking cigarettes have been noted for years, in both overall and oral health. Many people have switched to vaping thinking that it is safer than smoking. The research is still out on that debate but we do know that it can damage your oral health.  ...

Silver Diamine Fluoride, another great tool for fighting tooth decay...without the drill! Jul 31st, 2018

´╗┐´╗┐Silver diamine fluoride, although an old medicament used over a century ago, is one of the hottest topics in dentistry over the last couple of years.  Large amounts of current research have shown silver diamine fluoride to very effective in the treatment of tooth sensitivity and arresting (or halting) the progress...

Did you know your oral health can effect the health of your whole body? Jul 16th, 2018

Did you know that the condition of your teeth and gums has a direct impact on your overall health?  Numerous studies have shown strong associations between oral health and a variety of health concerns.  These include heart disease, stroke, diabetes and complications in pregnancy.  In this blog post, we would like to explore...

3 ways to change your smile Dec 4th, 2017

The most well-known of the options and the one that comes first to most people’s minds, are porcelain veneers.  Porcelain veneers are thin porcelain “facings” that cover the front surface of teeth to straighten or mask colors of the teeth.  Advantages of porcelain veneers are the rigidity and high strength...

Your dentist says you have GINGIVITIS, now what?? May 30th, 2017

First, let's understand what gingivitis is. Gingivitis is inflammation of the gum tissue. Gums can appear red, and "puffy". They may be tender when brushing and flossing, and they may bleed.Gingivitis is a mild form of gum disease that can be reversed with good homecare and regular dental visits. Left...

Brightening Your Smile! Mar 27th, 2017

Did you know that one of the first things we notice when we meet a new person is there teeth?  One of the best ways to create a better first impression can be smiling with a brighter smile!  Over the past 20 years, teeth whitening has become a very sought...

CEREC Technology Dec 22nd, 2016

"Dentistry in Paradise is excited to announce that we now offer same day crowns with CEREC technology.  CEREC means Ceramic Reconstruction and was developed over 25 years ago in Zurich, Switzerland.  The program is a complex digital software and milling device that is able to provide high strength and high...