Got Tooth Sensitivity? Try These Tricks

If you have tooth sensitivity, you’re probably searching for ways to relieve it. Our dentist, Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz, has some good news for you! There are a few little tricks you can use to find the comfort and relief you’re looking for. Those little tricks are: -Change the brand of toothpaste you use: Oftentimes, whitening toothpaste or extremely abrasive toothpaste... read more »

A Fluoride Treatment Can Be Included in Your Regularly Scheduled Dental Checkup

Attending a regularly scheduled dental checkup every six months at Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz is very important for maintaining strong teeth and a healthy mouth. This simple outpatient appointment will clean away hardened tartar and other bacterial deposits, as well as polishing away minor dental stains and detecting any oral health problems. Any active cavities on your teeth may need to... read more »

Your Teeth and Enamel Erosion

Did you know that the strongest muscle in your body is actually your tongue? Have you also heard that your mouth also contains the strongest substance in your body? As you may already know, this incredibly hard substance is your enamel--the outer, protective layer of your teeth. But even though enamel is extremely hard, it can still be damaged or... read more »