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 »

The Insight on Cosmetic Dentistry Basics

Cosmetic dentistry is a term not many people know about. Luckily, our team is happy to shed some light on the subject. Cosmetic dentistry offers a way for you to have the flawless smile you have always desired. In fact, cosmetic dentistry is known to improve the physical appearance of... Read more »

A Dental Implant Restoration Can Replace a Tooth Lost to Oral Trauma

Many athletes may have complained that stock mouth guards can feel bulky and uncomfortable. Some of these removable oral appliances also impede the easy passage of air. These factors tempt some athletes to forgo using their mouth guard during games and practices, which leaves them at heightened risk for severe... Read more »

Damaged Dental Work Needs to Be Addressed

A dental bridge is sometimes used to replace a tooth that was lost or extracted. It is designed and created specifically for your smile to replicate the original tooth from durable dental materials. Yet there are times when a dental bridge can be chipped or fractured. Many of these cases... Read more »

The Links Between Your Oral Health and Dental Bonding

Did you know there are several types of cosmetic enhancements that can be given to improve not only the look of your smile but also its function? If you are looking to add an additional layer of visual improvement to your smile as well as enhance its function to provide... Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About Cavity Prevention

Do you find your smile well protected against the risks of cavities? Even though many individuals do, the truth is that cavities remain one of the biggest oral health risks to many individuals across the nation. Lifestyle choices and dietary selections should be kept in check. In order to best... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at George Rivera, DDS, 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... Read more »