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 »

What to do if You Suffer From Nocturnal Bruxism

The grinding and clenching of teeth while sleeping is a problem among many children and adults. It is called nocturnal bruxism and is an issue because it can cause severe damage to tooth enamel in some cases. If you have a problem with grinding your teeth at night, odds are... Read more »

Reaching the Pinnacle of Oral Health Care: Sleep Apnea Prevention and Care

Are you aware of the ramifications that sleep apnea can have on your life? Sleep apnea is a condition that is often broken into two main forms, known as obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea. Whereas obstructive sleep apnea occurs due to blocked airflow and collapsed airways, central sleep... Read more »

Oral Health Outliers: Tooth Hazards

Keeping your smile safe from various tooth hazard risks that can arise is important to ensure that your teeth and gums can function effectively for decades to follow. Always make sure that you're taking the necessary steps to prevent dental damage from everyday activities in your life. Assess which activities... Read more »

Try Water Flossers if Threaded Floss Gets You Down

Are you tired of threaded floss bothering your fingers or gums? If so, we have exciting news for you to hear! Water flossers are an excellent tool that uses a beam of water to clear away bacteria from your teeth and in your gumline. Because they have been so successful,... Read more »

Dental Anxiety Relief 101

If you need a crash course on finding relief for your dental anxiety, then you have come to the right place! Dental anxiety is a common concern for people across the nation, which is why our friendly dentists, Dr. Kafri, and Dr. Jenney with AV Dental Wellness Group in Lancaster,... Read more »