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 »

Is Your Oral Care Routine Ideal for Cavity Prevention?

Cavities are holes in the teeth that develop when acids produced by plaque eat through the tooth enamel. You may be aware of cavities if you experience a profound toothache, tooth sensitivity to heat or cold, and tooth staining. Some of the risks of cavities are ongoing dental pain, tooth... Read more »

Tricks for Healthy Gums

If you want strong and healthy gums, then you need to do everything you can to keep them in tip-top shape. There are many things you can do to clean and care for your gums. In fact, our dentist, Dr. Ben Yoong, has some tricks you can use to achieve... Read more »

What Is Invisalign®?

If there were a way a to get your teeth straight without the use of traditional braces, would you be interested? Well, there is—and it’s helping thousands of people get the smile they’ve dreamt of. Through some cutting-edge technology, the dental world has developed Invisalign®. This revolutionary practice of orthodontics... Read more »

Dental Crowns Can Restore Your Smile and Protect Your Tooth

Do you need a dental crown but are not sure why? If so, you have come to the right place! Dental crowns have been a popular form of restoration for years because of their success. To help you learn more, our dentist, Dr. Ben Yoong with Healthy Living Dental in... Read more »

The Facts of Dry Mouth and Its Treatment

Have you heard of dry mouth and its effects? Our dental team has provided some important information about dry mouth facts and potential treatments to relieve discomfort: - You can prevent dry mouth: While dry mouth is common, that doesn’t mean you have to live with it. By implementing simple... Read more »

Severe Dental Trauma First-Aid

A severe both to the mouth, face or head can sometimes cause significant dental trauma. In some of these cases, enough force can be imparted to one or more teeth to cause it to be knocked out of the socket or broken away at the gumline.   In a moment... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: The Way to a More Beautiful Smile

Do you want a more attractive smile? If so, cosmetic dentistry is here to help you reach your goals! Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dentistry that is meant to improve the appearance of your teeth and gums. With the help of the many treatments available, you can have an... Read more »

The Significance of Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Baby teeth fall out either way, so what good does it do to take care of them? If that’s what you think, then this post is written for you! Baby teeth are vital to your child’s overall dental hygiene, both in adolescence and adulthood. Find out why by reading on... Read more »

Shed Some Light on Dental Sealants

Dental sealants are extremely effective for improving your overall health. They're often placed on the chewing surfaces of teeth long before damage has occurred. This will help drastically reduce your risk of dental erosion and tooth decay. Dental sealants are safe and effective and go on strong for individuals of... Read more »