Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Avoid Cavities if You Can

Are you aware you should avoid cavities if you can? Yes, it’s true! Cavities pose a serious threat to your smile and oral health. In fact, cavities can cause tooth loss, which can usher in gum disease. Gum disease is dangerous because it can do a lot of damage to... Read more »

Content Smiles: Toothaches

Caring for your smile in the face of toothaches includes making sure you're always identifying signs and symptoms that they may be present. If you notice that your smile is beginning to change, or if there are abnormalities and irregularities with your teeth, it could be the sign of an... Read more »

The Benefits of Local Anesthesia

Can you imagine what it was like to get a cavity before the age of modern medicine? The stories about those days sound as if practitioners of dentistry at that time worked in a dark dungeon with medieval implements. Thank goodness we live in the 21st century where advancements in... Read more »

Dentistry FAQs: Water Flossers

In order to ensure that your smile is well cared for and cleaned every day, make sure you are brushing and flossing your teeth on a daily basis, which includes using reliable tools. In some situations, dental floss will not be able to work effectively as there may be hindrances... Read more »

Professional Whitening: The Reasons Why This Treatment is for You

Our dentist, Dr. Randal Brown, offers a professional whitening treatment at our office to help each patient achieve a smile they love. So, if you’re interested in eliminating your tooth discoloration and reaching a more beautiful smile, he encourages you to consider this treatment. There are many reasons why this... Read more »

Oral Health Advisory: Dental Erosion

Are you aware of the risk factors associated with dental erosion? Dental erosion arises from harmful acids in your mouth that begin to pool and slowly eat through your tooth enamel. If left untreated, dental erosion can lead to holes in your tooth enamel, which are known as cavities. In... Read more »

How to Have a High-Tech Oral Hygiene Routine

Do you want to “keep up with the times” and have a high-tech oral hygiene routine? If so, good for you! Technology can make oral hygiene fun and exciting. Our dentist, Dr. Randal Brown, is happy to help you have a high-tech oral hygiene routine in Strasburg, Pennsylvania, by telling... Read more »