How Dental Crowns are Made

Developing dental crowns is a cool yet often time-intensive service. We love teaching our patients about dental topics, so we’ve organized this info for you to support you as you find out more about how dental crowns are formed. Please give us a call if you have any additional questions... Read more »

Night Guards: Creation Process

If you deal with morning headaches or jaw soreness, you are perhaps suffering from bruxism, also referred to as nightly teeth grinding. We can make you a special mouth guard (known as a night guard) that you wear as you sleep in order to prevent any teeth from grinding or... Read more »

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 »