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. However, because it doesn’t have… 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 might also take into account… Read more »

Treatments for a Better Smile: Caring for Your Toothbrush

When ranking your oral health care, it’s always important to think about how your toothbrushing techniques can affect the overall health of your teeth and gums. Furthermore, your toothbrush plays a key role in keeping your tongue clean, so make sure that the products you are using are doing their jobs as intended. If you… Read more »

What Should You Do in a Dental Emergency?

If there was an emergency near you, there is a number that you’ve probably known to call almost automatically. Someone on the other end would probably be able to calmly help you know what you can do. But if there was a dental emergency, would you know what you should do? To help, we are… Read more »

Oral Health Recaps: Teenage Dentistry

Are you aware of the oral health risks that are associated with teenage dentistry? Teenage dentistry is linked to a specific time in an individual’s life when you can often suffer from severe dental damage risks due to social settings and changes in your mouth. As a teen, the last of your teeth will grow… Read more »

Various Benefits Associated With Chewing Gum

Are you aware of the benefits that can be derived from the use of chewing gum? Chewing gum is often looked at as something to freshen your breath, but it can also provide other benefits to your smile as well. Chewing gum can help remove plaque buildup in your mouth and other debris that can… Read more »

Restorative Services After Tooth Decay Occurs

Instead of delaying dental treatment for a cavity or ignoring it altogether, we encourage you to visit Alluring Smiles, LLC as soon as possible for treatment. When left untreated, tooth decay becomes very dangerous to your teeth and can result in the need for invasive treatment. The early stages of a cavity can often be… Read more »

Why You Should Consider Getting an Oral Cancer Screening

During your six-month checkups, you can have your dentist, Dr. Maria Hayes, perform an oral cancer screening. This screening is a great way to detect oral cancer at the early ages and help you maintain a top-notch smile and overall health. There are many reasons why your dentist offers this treatment, and there are many… Read more »

Smile Therapy: Gum Disease Detection

You may be suffering from periodontal disease, and in many cases, you may not even know it. Periodontal disease, also known as gum disease, occurs when an infection of your gum tissue arises. It is a progressive disease, and it takes place over many years. In one of its early stages, known as gingivitis, numerous… Read more »

Symptoms of Sleep Apnea Can Be Treated With an Oral Appliance

Sleep apnea affects areas of your upper respiratory system and the soft palate in your mouth by causing obstructed breathing and snoring while you sleep. There are many different treatments for sleep apnea symptoms, and receiving a professional diagnosis at Alluring Smiles, LLC can help you determine which will be most effective. You may find… Read more »