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 »

Whiten Your Smile With a Teeth Whitening Treatment

Why not greet this summer with a beautiful, white smile to remember? With summer at our heels, fun times and sunshine heads our way and with it comes many pictures to be taken. If you feel your smile needs a polish and shine, consider a teeth whitening treatment with your... Read more »

Learning about Cosmetic Dentistry

Have you ever been to the dentist’s office and seen advertisements for “cosmetic dentistry” procedures? Have you ever wondered what that means? A lot of people do, but cosmetic dentistry is growing more popular across the country. The term “cosmetic dentistry” is a general term for a bunch of different... Read more »

Should I Get Invisalign©?

If you’re wondering whether or not you should get Invisalign©, the answer for almost everyone is yes. It’s a great way to straighten teeth quickly and discreetly. But you can’t just jump into a treatment without any thought or regard for other orthodontic treatment options. Before you look at different... Read more »

Complete Your Smile With Dental Implants

Did you know, you can complete your smile with dental implants? Yes, it’s true! If you are missing teeth, then our dentist, Dr. Jurgina Elezi with Coddington Dental in Quincy, Massachusetts, is here to share with you more information on dental implants. There are numerous ways a person can lose... Read more »

Various Issues Associated With Dental Floss

One of most important oral health care treatments you can give yourself is a flossing routine. Every day you should be flossing between your teeth. It is essential that you floss between your teeth because brushing alone cannot hope to reach these areas. Only with the use of an interdental... Read more »

Could Dentures Meet Your Dental Needs?

Dentures have a reputation of being intended only for older patients, but thanks to modern advances in the dental field, they can serve an effective tooth replacement for any patient who has lost teeth. You may find that the different types of dentures are just right to fully restore the... Read more »

Common Dental Emergencies and What You Can Do

When it comes to protecting your smile, it’s important to be aware of how to treat dental emergencies. We offer a review of basic treatments for three common dental emergencies to help minimize damage: – Bite damage: If you accidentally bite your lips, gums, or tongue, the good news is... Read more »