Plaque Can Cause Oral Health Problems

Building a better oral health care repertoire includes making sure you reduce the plaque in your mouth. Plaque consists of a thin layer of bacteria and debris that forms on your teeth and gums. It forms on everyone’s teeth, and it is important to make sure you always clean your... Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Replace a Knocked-Out Tooth

A severe blow to the mouth can potentially shatter a tooth near the gumline or knock the tooth out of the socket. In some of these cases the damage to the tooth and gums is so severe that whatever remains of the root must be extracted. Once your gums have... Read more »

A Tooth with a Compromised Dental Filling Could Suffer a Severe Fracture

A dental filling is often a common treatment for addressing a tooth with a minor defect in the enamel layer. This could be related to a small cavity, minor dental fracture, or a recently developed case of dental attrition. Once the specific material has been applied to the affected area... Read more »

All You Need to Know About How to Care for a Dental Bridge Restoration

Do you want your dental bridge to restore your smile and oral health for many years? If so, you need to do all you can to keep it in tip-top shape. If you care for and clean your bridge regularly, it can help you for a longer period of time.... Read more »

A Complete Denture Also Needs Daily Care and Cleaning

Your new complete denture, provided by the dental restoration specialists at Peter Lo Destro DDS PC was designed to effectively replicate the basic function of your missing or extracted teeth. While the removable dental appliance will not be susceptible to cavities and tooth decay complications, it will still require daily... Read more »

What Substances Can Lead to Tooth Decay?

Tooth decay is a very common dental issue that most patients face at least once in their lifetime. It develops as a result of your tooth enamel experiencing damage. You can take steps to prevent tooth decay by knowing the oral substances that can cause it and reducing them in... Read more »

How to Have an Attractive Smile for Holiday Parties

If you desire an attractive smile for the holiday parties, then you have come to the right blog! Our dentist, Dr. Peter Lo Destro, has the tips you need to achieve your smile goals just in time for gatherings. A more attractive smile can give you the confidence you need... Read more »

Important Tips About Your Oral Health

If you have not already done so, it's important to establish a checklist or a set of instructions to follow on a daily basis to keep your smile in good standing. This includes cleaning your mouth effectively, establishing safe and effective guidelines for your daily habits, avoiding unnecessary risk, using... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Peter Lo Destro DDS PC, 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... Read more »