Category: Dental Info

Because baby teeth are ultimately going to fall out, many parents are led to believe that those teeth don’t really need care. Why bother? Wouldn’t it be a waste of money for those teeth to have dental work and professional cleanings? Actually, your child’s teeth are more important than you may realize. Your Child Needs...

One of the most common dental problems in our society is that of yellowing teeth. Just about everyone wants a bright white smile, but we seem to be racing against the clock in our fight to achieve that. Are your darkening teeth a sign of a losing battle? Extrinsic Staining: What You Need to Know Dark-colored...

We’ve all grown up hearing how sugar causes cavities. That’s actually an oversimplification. While the idea helped us understand the need to ease up on the sweets, there’s a lot more to it than that. Do you know what sugar really does to our smiles? Dr. Michael Aiello explains. Bacteria: Cavity-Causing Culprits Sugar and other...

One of the most common methods for replacing lost teeth is to use a dental bridge. Attached at either end by a crown on the neighboring teeth, the bridge suspends fake tooth or two over the gap. Dr. Aiello places lots of high-quality dental bridges for a variety of patients. Why Get a Dental Bridge?...

Your kids are getting to that age where you know they need to have their teeth examined. Like any other concerned parent, you want your children to have healthy and brilliant smiles. This begs an important question: is seeing a general dentist sufficient or should you visit a pediatric specialist? What is a Pediatric Dentist?...