The Basics: Mouthwash

If you have noticed that damages continue to occur to your teeth and gums, you may want to consider an alternative treatment method as a supplemental cleaning tool. The more options you have at your disposal to keep your smile clean, the less likely you are to suffer from future... Read more »

Tooth Loss from a Severe Cavity Might Be Addressed by a Dental Bridge

A cavity can sometimes develop in the contours of a tooth’s enamel layer. If it goes unnoticed or untreated the small area of tooth decay can continue to spread. In time it could lead to a severe fracture of the tooth. If the bacterial presence has also compromised the root... Read more »

Don’t Live With an Unsightly Smile; Choose a Composite Filling

Our dentist and team at Southland Smiles wants to help you enjoy a beautiful smile by addressing any unwanted smile flaws. You may find that a composite dental filling is an excellent option to treat a cavity or chipped tooth. We invite you to come see on of our dentists,... Read more »

Making Your Dental Bond Last

A dental bond is a great way to repair minor problems or make small improvements with your teeth. Dental bonding is inexpensive, simple and fast, and painless. A dental bond can give your tooth its proper shape, repair a chip, hide discoloration, or even close the gap between teeth that... Read more »

How to Have an Effective Flossing Technique

Your dentists, Dr. Richard Mantoan, strongly encourages you to floss your teeth at least once a day. Unfortunately, there are things you can do to botch your flossing routine. This makes flossing unbeneficial. This is why it’s important to have an effective and proper flossing technique. To help you have... Read more »

How to Effectively Brush Your Teeth

Our dentists, Dr. Richard Mantoan, strongly encourages you to brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time. However, this routine isn’t effective if you don’t properly brush. So, he would like to give you the tips you need to perform the best brushing technique possible. Those tips... Read more »

A Review of Your Smile’s Relationship With Your Body

The quality of your general health is directly linked to the status of your smile. Poor oral health puts your body at risk by increasing your chances of developing harmful health conditions. We offer you the facts on the relationship between your mouth and other areas of your body to... Read more »

Holiday Dentistry: Tooth Replacements

If you ever find yourself in a situation where you suffer from an oral accident or injury and require a tooth replacement, it is important to visit your dentist to ensure the right treatment can be given. Numerous treatments exist including dentures, dental implants, and dental bridges to repair your... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Enhanced Oral Health Care Treatments

If you want to achieve the best possible smile for not only aesthetic reasons but also for optimum oral health, it is important to always practice effective oral health care techniques that can drastically improve your smile. Caring for your teeth and gums is a daily routine that must be... Read more »

Teeth Whitening Mistakes That People Often Make

Are your teeth stained or discolored? Do you ever feel embarrassed to show off your smile? Teeth whitening may be the solution! Some great ways to whiten your teeth include coming to Southland Smiles for an in-office treatment or for a take-home whitening kit. We suggest that you always check... Read more »