A Tooth With a Bad Dental Filling Might Need a Dental Crown

A dental filling is typically used to repair a small area of compromised tooth enamel. This type of damage is usually the result of a small cavity, chip, or other minor physical defects with the tooth. Dental fillings are bonded or cemented onto the surrounding tooth enamel to effectively repair... Read more »

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay Decoded

Sugary drinks in your child’s bottle can lead to tooth decay. Never leave a bottle with your baby when putting him down for the night or for a nap. Sugary drinks can pool in a baby’s mouth for a long period of time, and increase the chances of tooth decay.... Read more »

Brushing Your Teeth with Sensitivity Toothpaste Might Only Mask Symptoms of a More Serious Dental Health Condition

Tooth sensitivity can sometimes be a significant annoyance that has a gradual negative effect on your basic enjoyment of life. Cutting out or cutting back on certain hot, cold, sweet, or acidic things that you once enjoyed can certainly be frustrating. This prompts some people with tooth sensitivity to experiment... Read more »

Here Are Three Good Reasons to Care for Your Gums

At Abbas Nejad DDS, we care about you and your dental health, which is why we urge you to practice good dental habits that keep your gums healthy. Your gum health plays a big role in your smile--in fact, here are three good reasons to care for your gums: -... Read more »

Four Benefits of a High-Quality Dental Crown

Are you looking to improve the quality and appearance of your smile? Dental crowns are an option to consider. If you are considering receiving a dental restoration, Dr. Abbas Nejad and our team offer a few benefits of high-quality dental crowns. Some of the important benefits of dental crowns from... Read more »

Oral Health Care Fundamentals: Toothaches

Not all toothaches are caused by food trapped between your gums and your teeth. In some cases, toothaches could be a sign of a severe infection. It is important to always assess your oral health by looking for signs and symptoms that bacteria, pus, pulp damage, abscesses, or any other... Read more »

A Dental Filling Might Be Necessary to Repair a Minor Dental Fracture

Sometimes a bad habit like nibbling on desktop items, improvising your teeth as tools, or biting your nails can chip a tooth. This is even more likely to occur if you also grind your teeth when sleeping on a frequent basis. Some minor dental fractures only compromise a small area... Read more »

Dental Cleanings and Checkups and How They Benefit Your Smile

Our Abbas Nejad DDS team is excited to create oral health awareness as October is National Dental Hygiene Month. To keep your smile healthy and beautiful, your daily brushing and flossing habits, coupled with routine dental cleanings and checkups are essential for a healthy, beautiful smile. Let's look at how... Read more »

Relevant Guidelines Concerning Pregnancy and Your Smile

With all the issues that arise during a pregnancy, your oral health care can often get lost in the mix. However, it is important to continue to care for your teeth and gums so that future issues do not arise. Various risks are associated with pregnancy on your oral health.... Read more »

A Consistent Daily Oral Hygiene Routine Is Necessary for Preventing Cavities and Maintaining Good Periodontal Health

The integrity of your teeth and the health of your periodontal tissues can be an important factor in your overall quality of life. Cavities, gum disease, and other oral health conditions can cause significant discomfort, lead to tooth loss, promote medical complications, and can sometimes be expensive to treat. To... Read more »