Dental Sealants Provide Protective Force Field to Fight Decay

Who wants to get a cavity? Nobody, right? If a costly dental filling or an uncomfortable root canal is something you would like to avoid, let us let us tell you about dental sealants. When you learn about something that is a good method of prevention, that will most likely save you money and alleviate… Read more »

How to Care for Your Smile When Sick

When a cold or flu strikes, it’s easy to let your oral health take a back seat. However, by maintaining good oral hygiene practices, you could be helping your body clear bacteria from your mouth. Dr. Aram Cazazian and our team here at Bayside Family Dentistry in , , cares for your health, which is… Read more »

Signs and Symptoms of Bruxism

Bruxism refers to the condition wherein you clench and grind your teeth while you sleep. Bruxism can cause a lot of problems with your teeth, such as cracking them, wearing them down, and creating tension in your temporomandibular joint. Bruxism can be caused by anxiety, stress, teeth that are missing, crooked teeth, sleep disorders or… Read more »

Don’t Let Bad Breath Ruin Your Romantic Evening

You’re looking forward to a romantic evening with your special someone. Unfortunately, you’ve noticed (or your partner has noticed) that you’ve had bad breath recently. There’s nothing that can kill the mood of a romantic evening quite like bad breath. So, what can you do to have fresher breath? Replace Your Toothbrush If you are… Read more »

Dental Bridges And Their Uses

Are you considering a dental bridge? There are four types, and each has slightly different purposes when lost teeth need to be replaced. We will explain your options and the benefits they bring here.   All of the four types have pontics, fake teeth that go in place of your missing ones. Most use abutments,… Read more »

The Evolution of Dental Floss

Dental floss is not a modern concept. People have been using it for a long time and it has been made of various substances. Today, you can choose from several kinds of dental floss at your local drugstore. The market has produced different types and styles from flavored, unflavored, waxed, unwaxed and more. All of… Read more »

Dental Habits for 2018

Another great year has ended! Along with your regular New Year’s resolutions, Dr. recommends that you have a few dental resolutions. These goals can help your smile shine in the years to come! Replace Your Toothbrush Many people only replace their toothbrush when they go to the dentist and receive one for free. However, it… Read more »

Facts About Smoking and its Effects on Your Smile

You most likely already know that smoking can affect your health and cause major issues, like lung cancer and cardiovascular disease. But do you know how it can affect your mouth? Well, smoking can harm your teeth, gums, and smile in a myriad of ways, and our , Dr. , would like to tell you… Read more »

The Ancient History of Dentistry

From Egyptian times to modern day, many things have changed to reflect dentistry as we know it today. Read today’s blog about the fascinating history of dentistry and when and where the term “dentistry” has its origins. Ancient Origins From about 5000 BC, the first discussion about “tooth worms” describes the cause of dental decay…. Read more »

Fluoride & Your Smile

Naturally found in water and in some foods, fluoride is sometimes referred to as nature’s cavity fighter. This mineral can strengthen tooth enamel, thus helping to protect teeth against acid attacks that cause cavities. In addition, fluoride strengthens developing and growing teeth. Because fluoride is good for the teeth, this mineral has been added to… Read more »