A Badly Damaged Tooth May Need Emergency Dental Care

Traveling for work or play comes with its own natural ups, and downs. Even if the stress of being away from home is minimal, you still want to make the most out of your downtime. Suffering an accidental chipped or fractured tooth can certainly take away from the experience and... Read more »

Your Dream Smile and Dental Sealants

Are you aware of the risks associated with dental erosion and tooth decay? The harmful acids in your mouth from your goods and beverages can slowly wear down your tooth enamel until a cavity forms. If a cavity does form, you'll be at an increased risk for infection and tooth... Read more »

Oral Health Interactions with Medication

Your dentist needs to know what medications you are taking so that they can determine if there are an adverse side-effects to your oral health. Even vitamin/mineral and herbal supplements can cause unwanted consequences. Here are a few things to watch out for: Dry Mouth - Many drugs and supplements... Read more »

How to Spot Gum Disease in Your Smile

Our dentist, Dr. Ali Nia at Mesa Dental Care in Mesa, Arizona, has exciting news for you! Today, we are happy to share information on how to spot gum disease hiding in your smile, so you can get treatment that could save your teeth! If gum disease is ignored or... Read more »

Could Dental Bonding Help Your Smile?

Dental bonding earned its name because the composite resin used bonds to the tooth it is placed with. They can be a simple and cost-effective option to repair a tooth that is decayed, discolored, fractured or chipped. The bonding material can be shaped and polished until it matches the surrounding... Read more »

Dental Plaque and Its Impact on Your Oral Health

Toothpastes, dental floss and mouthwash that are of a high-quality can combat plaque buildup on your teeth. The dangers of dental plaque can deeply impact the health of your smile if not addressed in time. Our team can provide professional information on dental plaque and its resulting dental issues to... Read more »

How Can I Discourage My Child’s Habit of Thumb Sucking?

It’s normal for young children to go through a period of sucking on their thumbs, but a prolonged or aggressive habit can negatively impact the natural alignment of their teeth and delay developments in their smile. We invite you to speak with our dentist about how you can help your... Read more »

First-Aid Tips for Maxillofacial Trauma

An accident or sports injury can cause damage to your mouth and the surrounding area. In some severe cases this you may suffer injuries to the teeth and the soft tissues of your mouth. Applying some basic first aid measures can reduce pain and the chances of complications, however you... Read more »

A Compromised Dental Crown Needs Timely Treatment

Our dentist, Dr. Ali Nia can use a dental crown restoration to address a tooth that has been significantly altered by a large cavity, has lost a significant amount tooth enamel, or has a significant cosmetic imperfection. Sometimes a dental crown might be needed to treat a tooth with a... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Needs a Little Extra Focus in Your Oral Hygiene Practices

The new dental bridge installed in your mouth at Dr. Ali Nia’s dental office consists of a single piece of dental material that corresponds to the missing tooth. It is securely fused to a crown on each end. Even though the durable dental material used in your bridge will be... Read more »