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 »

Two Famous People You Didn’t Know Were Dentists

Everybody has a life outside of the office, and dentists are no exception, in fact, before you start your next appointment, you may want to ask our dentist Dr. Jasna Kun about her hobbies, or maybe even share some of your own. Here are some famous names from history that... Read more »

Don’t Forget the Importance of Teenage Dentistry

Are you aware of the risks associated with not wearing the appropriate safety equipment while playing sports? As a teenager, you may be involved in several high-risk activities that are putting your teeth and gums in harm's way. If left untreated, an oral accident or injury can destroy your entire... Read more »

Benefits of Bridges for Teeth

If you are missing a permanent tooth due to the unfortunate occurrence of oral trauma, gum disease or other oral issues, you can find an excellent solution at Dental Solutions of Northboro. Our dentist may suggest a dental bridge to replace a missing tooth, and we offer basic information on... Read more »

How Can I Help My Child Have a Healthy Spring Smile?

If you’re interested in helping your child have a top-notch spring smile, then our dentists, Drs. Kun, Jukneliene, Lee, and Buckley, are more than happy to help you. Your child deserves strong and healthy teeth and gums while they enjoy this new season! Fortunately, there are many things you can... Read more »

A Dental Crown Restoration Might Need to Treat Tooth Enamel Attrition

Tooth enamel attrition is a chronic condition that can result when two or more teeth rub together at an unnatural angle. Also known as dental attrition, it can gradually lead to increasing tooth sensitivity and tooth decay. In some cases, the compromised structural integrity of the tooth can lead to... Read more »

Is Your Cavity Prevention Plan Missing Fluoride?

If you have a routine of inconsistent daily oral hygiene or don’t drink fluoridated water regularly, these can be negatively affecting your tooth enamel’s mineral density. If any symptoms of the demineralization of tooth enamel are revealed during your dental exam, our dentists may recommend fluoride supplements. At Dental Solutions... Read more »