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 »

Is Fluoride Safe?

Fluoride is a mineral that is found throughout the earth’s crust and in nature. Fluoride can even be found in foods and water supplies, but is it safe? Yes, fluoride in the recommended amount can be healthy for your smile and can help keep your teeth safe from cavities. Our... Read more »

The Advantages of Dental Veneers

To ensure your teeth reach desirable levels of aesthetic beauty and comfort, a restoration prosthetic device may be needed to be applied to your teeth. However, whereas dental crowns are used to completely cover a tooth, they do require a small amount of tooth enamel removal. However, for even less... Read more »

Dental Sealants: What Can They Do?

Is it difficult to get your child’s back teeth clean? Does food seem to get stuck there routinely? If this is the case, their dental health could be at risk. You might want to consider using dental sealants on your child’s molars or premolars to help protect them. Because these... Read more »

How to Choose the Right Floss

Are you interested in finding the right floss for your smile? Well, our dentist, Dr. Paul Mabe, is happy to help you. It’s important to choose the best floss for your oral hygiene routine so you can properly and effectively clean the teeth and gums. So, to help you choose... Read more »

How to Choose the Right Toothbrush

Do you wish there was a way to choose the right toothbrush for your smile? Well, our dentist, Dr. Paul Mabe, is thrilled to tell you that it’s possible. With his tips and recommendations, you can finally choose the toothbrush that properly and effectively cleans your smile as well as... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Naples Family Dentist, 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 »