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 »

Curious About Dental Impressions?

Have you heard about dental impressions? It is actually a very common process that is used in restorative and cosmetic dentistry. Without it, we could not make crowns, veneers or bridges very accurately. An impression involves applying a gel to your teeth. We let this gel harden and then take... Read more »

Some Tips for Treating a Broken or Chipped Tooth

If you happen to break or chip a tooth, we can treat the issue for you. Before you make the visit to our office, you can try some of these suggestions, which can help you protect the tooth and relieve discomfort. - If you can find the missing pieces of... Read more »

Understanding Composite Fillings

A dental filling is one of the ways that can treat a cavity. True to their name, they fill in the cavities so a tooth can get back its form and strength, which allows you to use it as you normally would. There are a few sub groups of dental... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Matthew Gerald, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »