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 »

Therapeutic Massage Can Help Reduce Stress and Protect Your Teeth

As a practice which engages in biological dentistry, our approach to dentistry recognizes that the mouth and body are connected. Trovato Nutrition promotes dental care for our patients that works in harmony with the overall bodily system as dental treatments impact other areas of the body. When it comes to... Read more »

An Apple a Day

An apple a day can help promote your overall oral health. You should always avoid overly sweet and sugar filled foods, but there are some exceptions where sweet foods can help your teeth. Apples are a great food that you should have as part of your diet that can help... Read more »

The Cholesterol Myth

The Cholesterol Myth Cholesterol continues to be demonized by the medical profession despite study after study proving otherwise. For example, a scholarly review published in Science several years ago showed that cholesterol levels up to 240 were normal and that women with a cholesterol over 240 had a decreased risk... Read more »

Flossing Tips

Flossing is one of the best things you can do to keep your oral health at the right levels. From cleaning teeth to removing plaque, it’s an indispensable part of your oral health routine. Even with how important it is, it’s common to hear people say they rarely - or... Read more »

Issues with Microwave Ovens

Issues with Microwave Ovens There are two main issues with microwave ovens: The radiation of the oven itself, and what it is doing to the foods you cook in them. It is well documented that steaming vegetables will keep more nutrients in the food when compared to boiling them.  Boiling causes... Read more »

Wholesome Tricks to Freshen Your Breath Before Leaving the House

Do you often find yourself struggling with bad breath throughout the day? Also called halitosis, bad breath can cause you embarrassment and affect every moment of your day if not addressed. Bad breath can be caused by a variety of different reasons: lack of oral homecare, periodontal pocketing, bacterial build... Read more »

Is Sugar Withdrawal a Real Thing?

Did you know that you can go through sugar withdrawal just like you can with drugs or alcohol? For most, sugar has become the primary source of fuel for their body. It is not supposed to be that way. Sure, some areas like the brain like glucose, and the heart... Read more »