If you have gapped, misaligned, crooked or crowded teeth, the traditional way to correct the problem is with metal braces. For many, though, their cumbersome nature is bothersome. Thankfully, there is a way to get the same results in a discreet manner with Invisalign clear aligners, but these convenient trays present a different challenge – keeping them clean. How can you protect yourself from bacteria growth while wearing them? Your dentist in Westmont says its simple and will explain how as you continue reading.
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May 20, 2018
April 6, 2018
When you open your mouth to speak or yawn, does a foul odor escape? Although it can be quite embarrassing, bad breath is a common problem. It is not unusual for an odor to develop after eating certain foods, like onions or garlic; however, for some, the issue can be ongoing. In fact, it is estimated at least 35% to 45% of adults suffer from chronic bad breath at some point. While it may seem like nothing can help to stop the smell, often the treatment is simple with the help of your dentist in Westmont.
March 10, 2018
It’s hard to find a person who doesn’t enjoy a little sugar in his or her life. After a savory meal, there’s nothing like a sweet delight to serve as the ultimate punctuation point. But your dentist in Westmont warns that if your consumption of simple sugars gets out of control, you could suffer drastic effects to your oral health. Learn more about the dangers of sugar and ways to protect your mouth, teeth and gums as you continue reading.
March 2, 2018
In your quest to obtain and maintain excellent oral health, you understand that one of the integral parts is to practice proficient oral hygiene, which includes brushing your teeth. With that in mind, you then wonder which toothbrush is the best to use: electric or manual. Your dentist in Westmont will weigh in on the issue and will levy a surprising final judgment on which is better.
January 7, 2018
Thanks to advanced technology and the evolution of dentistry, replacing teeth has become easier and more effective than ever before. Especially when you’re discussing dental implants in Westmont with your dentist.
If you’re considering getting this form of restorative dentistry, you’ll probably want to know exactly what it entails. Learn all about dental implants in this week’s blog post.
October 20, 2017
With the holidays approaching, everyone wants a smile that they can be proud of. You’ll be visiting with family that you haven’t seen for months, taking pictures, and creating memories that will last for years to come. It’s best to have pearly whites that you can show off.
If you’re interested in having a white smile for the holidays, avoid the cheap over the counter products and turn to professional teeth whitening in Westmont.
September 11, 2017
Everyone loves a warm, welcoming smile — and it’s even better if that smile has properly aligned teeth. A gorgeous set of pearly whites can be one of the best things about a person’s appearance, but it can be so much more than that. Having straight teeth can benefit your health in ways you might not have realized. Here, we’ll explain some of those ways and talk about how Invisalign in Westmont can help you have the smile you’ve always wanted.
August 28, 2017
First and foremost, your dentist is concerned about the health of your teeth and your mouth. After all, your oral health impacts and is directly linked to your overall health and well being.
However, coming in a close second is the appearance of your teeth and mouth. When you have a smile that looks good, then you feel good, too. You have confidence, and research shows that others gravitate toward people who have beautiful smiles.
But what if you’re not proud of the smile you have?
No problem. With today’s cosmetic dentistry, there are a number of treatments your dentist can use to enhance your smile.
July 31, 2017
Do you and your family have a dentist in Westmont you really look forward to visiting? Whether you’re brand new to the area and looking for a dentist, or if you’ve just never gotten around to committing to an experienced dental team you can trust, it’s time to find your next dental home. And we’ve got great news! Dr. Jason Hong and Dr. Kathy Lam are now welcoming new patients into their modern, comfortable dental practice.