Could You Use A Flipper Denture?

Replacing missing teeth is an important part of your dental health. Restoring the missing teeth in your smile will keep your other teeth from drifting out of alignment, and will also keep plaque and bacteria from finding new places to hide. Additionally, with a full set of teeth, you will... Read more »

Making Your Veneers Last

If you take proper care of your veneers, you can expect them to last 10 to 15 years. That may be a long time, but it is not a lifetime. Your veneers are not meant to last forever. Over time, they may become discolored, or chip, and it is possible... Read more »

Are You at Risk for Gum Disease?

If you don’t understand how to combat periodontal disease, your pearly whites could be in serious danger. Gum disease, which affects virtually 50% of the population, is one of the foremost causes of tooth decay, bloody gums and lost teeth. Here is a little breakdown on what causes periodontal disease,... Read more »

Proper Care of Your Dental Work

If you have had a procedure to replace or restore a tooth, you may think that you do not need to brush or floss as you used to do. The fact of the matter is that even if you have work done, you need to continue to brush and floss... Read more »

Your New Dentures

If you have just received your first set of full or partial dentures, there are some things that you need to know. Yes, your dentures are not natural teeth, and they are not subject to tooth decay. But that doesn’t mean that you don’t have to take care of them.... Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Put a Shine on Your Smile

If your teeth are suffering from chips, cracks or stains, dental veneers may be the answer to your problem. If you want to stop finding ways to creatively hide your teeth when you smile, you should talk with Dr. John Lee about veneers. Veneers are very thin shells, often made... Read more »

Principles Concerning Oral Cancer

Are you aware that roughly 42,000 people in the United States every year are diagnosed with oral cancer? Given how widespread oral cancer is, you should make the time to have a yearly screening to test for oral cancer. If you notice any indiscretions in your mouth, speak with your... Read more »

A Traumatized Dental Crown Needs a Dentist’s Attention

Dental crowns are commonly created from durable dental materials meant to have the strength to withstand the work of daily biting and chewing. However, there are times when an accident, blow to the face, or other form of dental trauma can damage a crown. In a situation like this you... Read more »

The Stages of Periodontal Disease

If you do not take care of your smile as well as you can, serious disorders such as periodontal disease can develop. Periodontal disease, also referred to as gum disease is the result of infections in the gum tissue which is often caused by bacteria and plaque buildup within the... Read more »

Heading to the Store? Here is a Shopping List for Your Smile

If you’re headed to the store for oral hygiene products, Dr. John Lee and our dental team would like to help you choose the best cleaning tools for your smile! In order to do so, we are happy to give you a smile-care/oral hygiene checklist. The first product you should... Read more »