Gift Yourself and Your Loved Ones With a Healthier Smile

Your daily brushing and flossing routine is crucial to thwarting dreaded cavities and gum disease from invading your smile, but by itself, it’s still not enough to maintain top-notch oral health. There is a reason we recommend regular dental cleanings and exams! Seeing our dental team for routine dental checkups... Read more »

The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

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 »

Support Your Smile With Dry Mouth Prevention

Are you suffering from any complications associated with dry mouth condition? Dry mouth is a condition in which an individual has an inadequate flow of saliva. Oftentimes, dry mouth, also referred to as xerostomia, is caused by products you are consuming or bad habits that you may have. If you... Read more »

Restorative Oral Health Care: Composite Dental Fillings

Do you know what a composite filling is? Composite fillings, also commonly known as tooth-colored fillings, are highly desirable cosmetic restoration treatments designed to fill in cavities that may be present in a tooth. When your tooth enamel is slowly worn down, or the chewing surfaces of teeth have become... Read more »

Superstar Smile Makers: Dental Anxiety Treatments

If you require additional help with your smile, make sure you're regularly visiting your dentist. Our dentist can provide several oral health care procedures to not only repair any damage that has been done but also to set in place various treatments to ensure that you will be less likely... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Portale Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »