Taking Your Time Will Help You Remove Something Stuck Between Your Teeth

Food, debris, and fibers can easily become stuck in your teeth from eating seeds, crunchy snacks, or tough foods like beef jerky. At the same time, if you have a bad habit of nibbling on pens, pencils or other foreign objects a piece could break off and become lodged between... Read more »

A Complete Denture Needs to Be Cleaned Regularly

Your new complete denture was designed by Dr. Mike A. Musso and the dental specialists at Musso Family Dentistry to replace the basic oral function of your missing teeth. Even though the removable dental appliance is composed of materials that will not suffer from cavities, it will still need daily... Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry and Its Effect on Your Dental Health

Not all cosmetic dentistry procedures are crafted to simply improve the look of your smile. Some can vastly enhance its function as well. Are you familiar with cosmetic dentistry and the effect on your smile? The basics of cosmetic dentistry include the following: If you are simply looking to brighten... Read more »

Tips for Maintaining a White Smile After Dental Bleaching

Minor surface stains from dark beverages or tobacco can easily adhere to the surfaces of your teeth. If they’re not removed from the teeth in your smile, it can cause significant dental stains. In many of these situations, the whitening products sold in stores will not be strong enough to... Read more »

The Home and Professional Treatments to Help Relieve Sensitive Teeth

Do you avoid taking your dates out to ice cream because the thought of the cold, creamy dessert touching your teeth makes you cringe? If so, you most likely suffer from tooth sensitivity. However, there is no need to fret. Fortunately, there are many treatments available that can help you... Read more »

You Will Need to Take Additional Measures to Maintain a Professionally Whitened Smile

If they’re not removed on a daily basis, surface stains on your teeth can gradually start to penetrate deep into the microscopic pores of your tooth enamel. When this occurs, it can become increasingly difficult to whiten your smile with store-bought oral hygiene products. To fully restore your once white... Read more »

Are You Doing Everything You Can to Improve Your Oral Health Care Routine?

Are you doing everything you can to improve your oral health care routine? Are you taking the necessary steps to ensure a brighter smile for the future? As long as you make the correct preparations now, your smile can effectively last you for the rest of your life. One of... Read more »

Are Bad Habits Dangerous for Tooth Extractions?

Are bad habits dangerous for tooth extractions? Before and after a tooth extraction, always set up an effective plan to prepare your body and home for any situations that can take place. Additionally, make sure to stop any bad habits, such as smoking before and after the surgery, to ensure... Read more »

What Is a Toothache and How Do You Get Them?

What is a toothache and how do you get them? A toothache refers to pain produced when nerves within your pulp, located in the roots of your teeth, are injured. This can be the result of an infection, an oral accident or injury, bad oral hygiene, or tooth loss including... Read more »

Flossing: The Benefits that Can Save Your Smile

If you want a top-notch oral health and smile, it’s important to keep up on oral hygiene on a regular basis and visit Dr. Mike A. Musso every six months. When it comes to oral hygiene, many people forgo their flossing routines, which is the biggest mistake they can make.... Read more »