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 »

Great Dental Care Equals a Great Smile

By now you may have already seen the value of daily oral hygiene when it comes to maintaining a healthy mouth with strong teeth and gums. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day with a soft-bristled toothbrush combined with a fluoride toothpaste and flossing in between the teeth and... Read more »

How Diabetes Affects Your Dental Health

You probably wouldn’t initially consider your dental health when you are dealing with diabetes, especially when there are so many other different aspects to consider. What you may not have known is that diabetes can raise your risk of gum disease, dry mouth and infections. And because gum disease can... Read more »

Dry Mouth: Causes & Remedies

Do you wake up with a dry mouth? Does your mouth frequently feel sticky during the day? If so, you might be suffering from a condition known as xerostomia, commonly known as dry mouth. It may be important to understand the causes of your dry mouth because saliva can play... Read more »

Maintaining the Shape of Your Dentures

Dentures thrive when you take good care of them. One thing that can be helpful for you to avoid is getting the dentures warped and twisted. They cannot fit on your jaws very well when this happens. If worse comes to worse, they can be replaced, but remembering the following... Read more »

Oral Academy: Tell Me More About My Mouth

Your mouth health plays an important part in your overall body health. There is a new understanding among medical and dental professionals that body health is directly associated with oral health, and studies are underway to more fully comprehend the connections between them. This is why you should want to... Read more »

The Make Up of Your Mouth: The Teeth

Your mouth is a major league player in the overall anatomy of your body's health. This is why it is vitally important to know the parts and players, every one of which works as a team to help you eat, drink, talk, smile, and have a beautiful appearance. Below is... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Donoho Dental Associates, PC , 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... Read more »