Oral Hygiene Success: Teething Treatments

Are you aware of the risk factors for teething and what treatments can be given to help alleviate symptoms of the condition? Teething is a condition in which discomfort or pain is felt when teeth erupt above the gumline within your child's mouth. Typically, teething begins around the age of... Read more »

Teeth: The Facts You Should Know

If you want strong and healthy teeth, then it’s very important to care for them regularly. In order to care for them, you need to know all about them. Our dentist, Dr. Frank Pettisani, understands that you might not know all there is to know about teeth in Vineland, New... Read more »

Denture Adhesive Can Help A Denture Fit Comfortably

Dentists and other oral care practitioners will sometimes advocate a complete or partial denture to replicate the essential function of missing or compromised teeth. These removable dental appliances are created from special dental materials that mimic the appearance of your teeth. It includes a pink base that is designed to... Read more »

A Dental Injury Such as a Chipped Tooth May Need a Dental Crown

Your teeth are very strong thanks to the layer of densely packed microscopic crystals that is the tooth enamel. We encourage you to keep your tooth enamel in good shape by avoiding habits such as grinding your teeth and chewing on pencils. If a tooth becomes chipped, it may require... Read more »

The Nature and Process of Root Canal Treatment

You may know endodontic treatment by its more common name of root canal treatment, which is a restorative dental procedure that removes infection from the tooth root. Common symptoms of dental infection include a lost dental filling, extensive tooth decay and deep dental or gum pain. When dental pain goes... Read more »

Why Celery is Useful for Your Teeth

Did you know that celery can be great for your teeth? It’s true! Celery is one of the best things you can eat for your mouth, and it’s even been defined as nature’s toothbrush. Find out slightly more about this dental health-booster by going over this post, and feel free... Read more »

Protecting Your Child from Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Are you a new parent? If so, that’s spectacular! There are some things you should learn about if you want to keep your baby’s teeth growing correctly. In this blog, we summarize a few of the things you can do to defend your little one’s oral health with a few... Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Chewing Gum

Are you aware of the importance of saliva production for your teeth and gums? Saliva is a substance that can be used to rinse away food debris and neutralize harmful acids on your teeth and gums. Thus, it is important to make sure you are using effective saliva producing techniques... Read more »

Oral Health Tips and Tricks on Aging and Dental Health

Did you know your teeth can naturally weaken and deteriorate over time? Fortunately, there are plenty of things you can do to help strengthen your tooth enamel. Everything from the lifestyle choices you take and the cleaning habits you keep can influence your oral health outlook as you age. Building... Read more »

Signs and Symptoms of Cavities

Do you want to know how to recognize a cavity so you know when to visit the dentist? It is difficult to recognize a cavity before it advances to later stages; however, we can outline some signs to help you recognize the problem. Basically, a cavity is a hole in... Read more »