How Can I Prevent Damages to My Dental Crown?

When dental infection, injury, or oral trauma compromises the quality of a tooth, the best option to fully restore the tooth may be to place a dental crown. We offer tips on proper dental crown care to help you prevent damages and keep the dental restoration in good shape. Dental crown materials available at Mountain View Dental include porcelain, porcelain... read more »

Talk to Your Dentist About Gum Disease Treatments

  Protecting your smile from oral ailments includes making sure that no infectious diseases are present. One highly common, but seriously debilitating diseases that can arise in your mouth is gum disease. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease occurs when your gum tissues become infected. If left untreated, it can lead to gum destabilization and tooth loss. Thus, it... read more »

Dentistry and Pregnancy: An Important Relationship

Did you know that the first trimester of pregnancy is when fetuses are most at risk? This has led multiple women to cancel dental cleanings during their first trimester, but in reality, dental work does no damage to children during this phase of growth; there have been no studies or evidence showing so. In fact, avoiding the dentist may harm... read more »