October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

Dental Bonding Details

Chipping or breaking a tooth feels like a quick end to your gorgeous, amazing smile. Right? After all, there’s nothing to do short of a new tooth, or a crown, to replace the previous stellar looks of your smile, right? Well, not exactly. While it’s true that a chipped or... Read more »

Do Your Genes Seem to Love Cavities?

Sometimes, it can seem like cavities develop no matter how well you practice dental hygiene like daily brushing and flossing. On the other hand, some people never develop cavities. Cavity risk can often come down to genetics, which cause some patients to be very susceptible to cavities, and our team... Read more »

Never Neglect Your Dental Crowns

If one of your teeth got broken or became a victim of decay, you may have had dental crown placed over it. While a crown does guard and strengthen this tooth, it does not mean you can forget basic health care. You need to keep a close eye on what... Read more »

The Benefits of a Dental Checkup

We understand that going to the dentist can make you feel uncomfortable. However, you need not feel concerned. Attending semi-annual checkups with us can actually help you be more comfortable by preventing and avoiding dental problems, and we can help you keep your smile looking good too. We take the... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Mesa Dental, 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 area... Read more »