How to Care for Your Smile on Summer Break

Summer is just around the corner, which means your summer break from school is quickly approaching! As you anticipate the hot, summer days, our dentist, Dr. Christopher Louie, encourages you to keep your smile in mind. It’s very important to take good care of your teeth and gums as you swim at the pool and play outside. To help you... read more »

Better Smiles Begin with Halitosis Treatments & Prevention

Bad breath can be embarrassing, but it can also indicate health problems. Although bad breath is often caused by the foods and drinks you consume, it can also be the result of poor oral hygiene. To keep your smile safe, always make sure to brush and floss your teeth daily to get rid of any bacteria that may be causing... read more »

Discover Your Smile with Toothbrushing Techniques

Brushing your teeth depends on making sure you are brushing effectively. Not only should you be using durable tools that can easily accomplish the necessary task, but it's important that you are employing the proper techniques to clean all areas in your mouth to ensure a deep clean occurs. The first thing you will need to do is select the... read more »

Tooth Hazard Risk Factors

Implementing an effective tooth hazard prevention plan is essential to ensure your smile can thrive. This includes limiting unhealthy lifestyle choices that can severely damage your teeth and gums. Oral accidents and injuries can often arise due to lifestyle habits and oral health care techniques. To help protect your teeth and gums, avoid chewing on inedible products such as pencils,... read more »

Why is it Best to Use a Soft-Bristled Toothbrush?

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then it’s best to clean your teeth and gums regularly with a soft-bristled toothbrush. Our dentists, Dr. Christopher Louie, would like to tell you why this is the case so you can learn a little more about soft-bristled toothbrushes in Fremont, California. To help you do so, they would be happy... read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Tooth Restorations

Numerous forms of tooth restoration treatments exist to help improve your smile. Whether you need your teeth whitened, dental damage restored and repaired, or teeth completely capped or concealed, there is probably a dental restoration treatment that can specifically serve your oral health care needs. To determine which treatment is best for you, visit your dentist for an oral examination.... read more »

Tips on How to Properly Use Your Fluoride Toothpaste

Do you brush your teeth with fluoride toothpaste? If so, good for you! You’re on your way toward a top-notch smile and oral health. Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps your enamel survive. In fact, the fluoride strengthens the enamel and makes it difficult for decay, bacteria, and acid to damage it. This is why your dentist, Dr. Christopher... read more »

Improving Your Smile With Tooth-Colored Fillings

Dental technology is an ever-changing discipline. Your dentist has the ability to do things that the earliest practitioners would have never thought possible. One such example is tooth-colored, or composite fillings. These fillings have become popular in recent years, since the filling material can be shaded to match your tooth, and it bonds directly to the surface of your tooth.... read more »

Tooth Sensitivity: Causes, Treatment and Prevention

There are many possible factors that may contribute to your tooth sensitivity. You may have worn or fractured tooth enamel, cavities, dental erosion, gum recession, or a combination of these things. If you have sensitive teeth, it’s imperative that you look for advice from a professional as soon as you can. Dr. Christopher Louie can make a diagnosis as to... read more »