Better Smiles Begin with Eliminating Plaque Buildup

Did you know that plaque build-up is one of the greatest risks to your oral health? Plaque build-up is a sticky film that covers your teeth with a thin layer of food particles, debris and bacteria. The bacteria in plaque is known to convert substances such as sugars and starches... Read more »

Dental Facts and Findings on Cavity Prevention

Cavity prevention is essential for all smiles. If you notice even a single cavity, it can cause a dramatic decrease in oral health as well as tooth loss. That is why it is crucial to prevent cavities at all costs. The first step to always preventing a cavity is by... Read more »

Visit Your Dentist About Dental Veneers

The key to a great smile includes not only protecting your smile but giving it the look and appearance of true beauty. If you're looking for a movie-star quality smile, highly effective tooth restorations that can be attached directly onto the fronts of teeth can be used in the forms... Read more »

Oral Health Tips and Tricks on Gum Disease Risk Factor Prevention

  In order to ensure your smile has the proper protection, you should always set forth an oral health care prevention checklist to assess any risks that can arise. In regard to a gum tissue infection such as periodontal disease, it's always a good idea to assess any risks that... Read more »

A Chipped Tooth Might Be Repaired with Metallic Amalgam

Tooth enamel is intended to be naturally strong enough to withstand years of biting, chewing, and grinding food. Its mineral density gives your teeth the important ability to break down food while also resisting cavities. Unfortunately, there are times when something can apply enough force to chip or fracture tooth... Read more »

Dental Checkups: The Perfect Gift for Your Teeth and Gums

Did you know you can give your smile a gift this holiday season? Well, it’s true! In fact, our dentist, Dr. Jeff Tufarolo, encourages you to focus on your smile this holiday season so you can achieve your smile and oral health goals. When considering gifts for the smile, think... Read more »

Tips for Families Who Want Top-Notch Smiles

Your family members deserve strong and healthy smiles. Little did you know, strong and healthy smiles can help them have attractive teeth, help them chew and speak normally, help them avoid dental issues, and even help them avoid toothaches and other dental pain. Fortunately, there are things you can do... Read more »

Fun Facts About Toothbrushes and Brushing

Would you like to know more about toothbrushes and brushing? If so, our dentist, Dr. Jeff Tufarolo, is more than happy to help you. There are many fun tooth brushing facts in the world today, and he would like to share them on this blog! Fact No. 1: The average... Read more »

A Loose or Missing Dental Crown Needs to Be Examined by a Dentist

The dental crown restorations at Dr. Jeff Tufarolo’s dental office effectively replace the enamel layer of a tooth that has been significantly compromised by dental fracture, dental attrition, or a large cavity. The dental work is cemented onto the anchoring abutment with a very strong dental adhesive. While this creates... Read more »

Why It’s Important to Clean Your Teeth

Do you ever wonder why you need to brush twice a day, floss once a day, rinse daily, and visit your dentist, Dr. Jeff Tufarolo, every six months? If so, you’re not alone. Many people wonder the same thing. Keeping a clean and pristine smile is very important. In fact,... Read more »