Discover Your Smile with the Causes of Halitosis

To keep your smile safe from the risk of bad breath, it is important to understand what is causing it and have it treated immediately. However, numerous underlying problems deep within the body may be responsible for bad breath. Normally though, bad breath occurs due to bacteria in your mouth producing foul odors associated with… Read more »

Re-assess Your Oral Health with Oral Cancer Screenings

Are you aware of the symptoms and signs of oral cancer? Do you routinely check your smile every morning when will you wake up to look for any uncharacteristic conditions that may have occurred? If you haven’t, it is important to do so now. If any of irregular symptoms or abnormalities appear, visit your dentist… Read more »

Chewing Gum Can Aid Your Dental Health

You would probably love to know a simple way to improve their oral health. Brushing your teeth morning and night and flossing once daily are a given. However, did you know that chewing gum can boost your dental health? That’s right! If the gum is sugar-free, it can help prevent tooth decay. Chewing sugar-free gum… Read more »

Tips for a Healthy Holiday

Our team loves the holiday season, and it’s certainly one of the most exciting times of the year. Here are some tips you can use to ensure that your teeth are having a jolly time too. If you have any more queries or concerns about keeping your teeth healthy this holiday season, be sure to… Read more »

Yearly Oral Health Reminders: Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is a key function that our team provides to improve, enhance, and upgrade your smile. There are numerous treatments available within cosmetic dentistry for a wide range of topics and benefits. Whether you need your teeth visually enhanced through whitening, repairs, restorations, or replacements, we may be able to assist you with a… Read more »

How to Recover After the Removal of a Tooth

Tooth extraction is sometimes necessary for a top-notch oral health and optimal function. If your dentist, Dr. Christopher Lillo, recommended tooth extraction, whether it’s because your tooth is severely damaged or if it’s causing trouble in the smile, then you are on your way toward a healthy smile. However, this is only the case if… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry Has Several Options for Improving Your Smile’s Appearance

A white and winning smile can bolster your self-image. Unfortunately, as the years go by it’s possible for imperfections to appear on your teeth. This could be chronic dental stains, a tooth with discolored enamel, small chips, or a noticeable dental filling. If an unappealing smile has robbed you of your self-confidence, you can turn… Read more »

Is a Flipper Right For You?

Dentures are one of the most inexpensive ways to replace missing teeth. If you are missing your front teeth, it can be very embarrassing, and it can also be difficult to eat, or speak. The answer to your problem may be a flipper. A flipper is not so much a denture as it is a… Read more »

Diagnosing Gum Disease: The Steps

Periodontal disease is one of the major causes of tooth breakdown. As many as 47.2 percent of U.S. adults 30 or older live with some form of periodontitis, so we’re constantly treating it in our Toms River, New Jersey, office. Here are some basics on gum disease to assist you to recognize what you can… Read more »

Dealing With Dental Erosion

Your teeth are protected by a very strong substance known as enamel. It stops tooth decay and protects the inner workings of your teeth, such as the dentin, and keeps infection from reaching the pulp of your tooth. While the enamel of your tooth is strong, it is not completely indestructible. It can be compromised,… Read more »