The Things that Wear Away Tooth Enamel and Promote Dental Issues

The Things that Wear Away Tooth Enamel and Promote Dental Issues Your tooth enamel (the outer shell of your teeth) is strong and resilient. However, this isn’t always the case if you don’t take good care of it. Unfortunately, enamel erosion can occur if you expose your chompers to acid... Read more »

The Treatments Provided During Your Routine Dental Cleaning and Exam Appointment

If you want a top-notch smile and oral health, then you need to visit our dentist, Dr. Juan Echeverri, every six months for your routine dental checkup. Your dental checkups are vital and they can help you in more ways than you might realize. In fact, they include specific treatments... Read more »

Calcium Is Great for Dental Health

We all know that great health starts with the food we put in our bodies. Oral health is no different! One particularly beneficial nutrient is calcium. It helps strengthen the enamel of your teeth and protects them from decay. Here are some great ways to include calcium in your diet.... Read more »

How To Help Kids Brush

Helping kids learn healthy hygiene habits is not a task for the faint of heart! Here at Echeverri Dental Center, we realize some days, you need all the help you can get! Here are some ideas to help you help your kids brush their teeth.   Character Support: Enlist the... Read more »

Take Your Oral Health Care to New Heights with Hazardous Food Avoidance

Although treatments and cleaning methods such as brushing and flossing are vital for a clean smile, often one of the best treatments you can give your smile is a better diet, to begin with. By avoiding hazardous foods, you greatly lower your risk of oral health disorders ever developing. For more... Read more »

Oral Health Care Facts Blog: Dental Bridges

Not all tooth replacements are designed in the same way. While implants are directly attached to your jaw and dentures are bonded to your gums, dental bridges seek to apply a firm grip in your mouth by attaching to other teeth, including implants if available. It's never too late to... Read more »

Damaged Braces Need an Orthodontist’s Attention

Each of your adjustment sessions at Dr. Juan Echeverri’s clinic has been designed to apply progressive tension to your braces. As time goes by, this will gradually correct any alignment issues with your teeth. If your braces are damaged in any way it could increase the amount of time needed... Read more »

Introducing Your Child to Flossing Encourages Healthy Gums in Adulthood

Establishing good oral hygiene habits early on in life encourages the chances that your child will keep those good habits for the rest of their life. This starts with brushing teeth twice and flossing once each day. Instilling good oral hygiene habits when they are young increases your child’s chances... Read more »

A Tooth Might Need to Be Extracted to Allow Braces to Correct an Overcrowding Problem

As your child grows up their jaw and oral structures continue to grow. As this happens their twenty primary teeth are gradually replaced in succession by the thirty-two permanent teeth that need to serve them for the rest of their adult lives. Sometimes, multiple teeth can come into a limited... Read more »

The Upsides of Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers

The upsides of dental crowns and dental veneers cannot be understated. Dental crowns are built with durability and protection in mind and dental veneers are built with aesthetics and comfort at the forefront. Dental crowns completely cover teeth whereas dental veneers only cover the fronts of teeth. One of the... Read more »