A Few Notes Pertaining to Dental Sealants

If you would like a dental procedure that can drastically reduce your risk for tooth decay and cavities, consider dental sealants. Dental sealants are minimally invasive and require no exterior prosthetic of any kind. Instead, dental sealants are applied as a thin coating on the chewing surfaces of teeth that are likely to be affected,… Read more »

Flossing Your Teeth: The Fundamentals

You hear a lot about brushing your teeth. But brushing, as important as it is, must be accompanied by flossing in order to be most effective. It does not matter whether you brush first or floss first, as long as they both get done. Flossing is a way for you to remove plaque and food… Read more »

Do You Need a Dental Bridge?

Do you have a gap in your smile that needs to be fixed with a dental bridge? If you don’t know what a dental bridge is, it is a restorative treatment to fix your smile, returning the functionality of your jaw and mouth. A dental bridge can also restore your smile’s look by filling in… Read more »

Caring for Dental Crowns

Around 2.3 million implant-supported dental crowns are shaped each year in the US, which means that there are multiple patients seeing dental practitioners to protect their teeth. While crowns are guarding teeth, who is defending the crowns? Follow this list of tips we’ve gathered to save your oral crowns for a long time: – If… Read more »

The Necessity of Tooth Brushing

Did you know that brushing your teeth is one of the most important oral health habits you can have for your smile? When was the last time you sought to enhance your tooth brushing skills? At least twice a year, you should do a routine check of your oral health care routine and make adjustments… Read more »

Large Cavity Treatment Sometimes Calls for a Dental Crown Restoration

Your routine dental checkup at Flemington Dental Arts includes a thorough examination of your teeth, gums, and other oral tissues to look for signs of cavities, periodontal disease, and oral cancers. If Dr. Guy M. Bennett finds a problem, he will help you understand your treatment options. Sometimes a cavity can develop on one of… Read more »

Useful Facts About Dental Fillings

What is a dental filling? A dental filling is a restoration that can repair a tooth that has decay. The filling will restore the tooth’s proper shape and function. Dr. Guy M. Bennett will remove the decayed area of the tooth and then fill the area with the dental filling material. How do I know… Read more »

The Facts About Canker Sores

Canker sores are shallow ulcers that develop in the mouth and cause an irritating pain. They oftentimes make eating and talking uncomfortable. They are common sores that shouldn’t rise concern. To help you know a little more about canker sores in Flemington, New Jersey, Dr. Guy M. Bennett and our dental team are happy to… Read more »

Look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance When Choosing Dental Products

How do you know which dental hygiene products are best? Which ones will actually provide the promised results and effectively help your smile? In order to know which products are best, look for the ADA Seal of Acceptance. The ADA Seal means that a product is safe and effective, and that it does what it… Read more »

Using Mouthwash for a Healthy Smile

A quick stroll through just about any store will lead to brand after brand of mouthwashes and rinses. But which one, if any should you choose, and does using a mouthwash replace brushing? Mouthwash can reach places that your toothbrush can’t, and can help in fighting cavities, plaque, gingivitis and tartar build-up. Mouthwashes can also… Read more »