Your Routine Cleaning & Exam

Dr. Jennifer Ortega and our team recommend that you visit us for a dental cleaning in Winter Park, Florida, at least twice a year. Even if you brush and floss perfectly, professional cleanings are needed so that tartar buildup can be removed and so that our dentist can detect any... Read more »

Successful Smiles Feature Oral Emergency Treatments

Have you ever suffered from an oral emergency? Oral emergencies can arise at any time and can be the result of numerous ailments. Although oral emergencies cannot be completely prevented, there are effective treatment plans to help minimize recovery time and ensure a greater chance of success should an accident... Read more »

Some Types of Toothpaste Can Be Formulated to Address a Special Dental Need

Brushing your teeth and flossing at least once each day is a necessary preventative measure against the development of dental caries and periodontal health problems. Applying toothpaste to your soft-bristled toothbrush helps maximize its ability to remove food particles, plaque, and sugar residue from the faces of your teeth. A... Read more »

Care for Your Child After IV Sedation by Using Our Tips

IV sedation is a safe and great tool that can help your child feel comfortable, calm, and relaxed in the dental chair. If you decide this is the best sedative for your child during a dental treatment, Dr. Jennifer Ortega and our dental team are happy to give you the... Read more »

Smile Saviors: Jaw Pain Treatments

Are you currently in need of treatments for your jaw pain? If you do suffer from jaw pain, and it appears to happen frequently or regularly, you may be suffering from chronic jaw pain. Your treatment often depends on the type of jaw pain you have and its causes. Common... Read more »

Winning the Battle Against Tooth Decay by Avoiding These Foods

Battling tooth decay starts at the dinner table. The foods and drinks you devour will have a lasting effect on your oral health. Although there are many habits such as smoking or contact sports that can put your teeth and gums at risk, foods can be just as harmful. Knowing... Read more »

Teeth and Gums 101: Dental Erosion

Tooth enamel is a thin layer that lies across your teeth and guards them against dangers that seek to destroy your smile. Are you aware that acidic foods are strong enough to eat through tooth enamel? This process is called dental erosion and can be the result of a myriad of... Read more »

Dental Veneers and Your Smile

Usually, even a simple smile can brighten someone’s gloomy day. Yet, many people don’t smile because they are miserable or want to eliminate any chance of giving someone else unintended joy, but rather because they are ashamed of their smile. If you experience anxiety because your smile does not look... Read more »

Food Choices for a Healthy Teeth During Pregnancy

There’s no more important time to eat right than when you’re pregnant. By eating the right things, you can help your baby grow strong and healthy teeth. Use the following tips to make sure your diet is the best it can be for you and your child. Of course it’s... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Jennifer Ortega DMD, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »