An Amalgam Filling Might Be Used to Repair a Small Cavity on a Back Tooth

The premolars and molars in the back of your mouth play an important role in chewing, grinding, and biting off tough foods. These large teeth work together. When one is compromised, by a cavity, it can significantly hinder your overall oral function. If you are experiencing discomfort in one of your back teeth, you shouldn’t… Read more »

Do You Need Full Mouth Rehabilitation?

Does your mouth need to go to rehab? Just call Bel Air Smile Partners to reach Dr. James Schall and his associates. Here are some questions and answers about how it works: What is full mouth rehabilitation? Full mouth rehabilitation comprises any dental procedure that rehabilitates all of your teeth in both upper and lower… Read more »

A Simple Tongue Cleaning Can Improve the Effectiveness of Your Oral Hygiene Routine

The American Dental Association offers a series of recommendations to help ensure you can maintain long-term, good oral health. While your twice-annual dental checkup and cleaning at are certainly critical, a consistent daily oral hygiene routine is your first line of defense. This starts with brushing your teeth twice each day with a soft-bristled toothbrush… Read more »

Are You Ready to Upgrade Your Smile with CEREC® Technology?

Are you ready to upgrade your smile with CEREC® technology? If you are looking to improve your oral health by covering and concealing your damaged teeth without the need to have them extracted and replaced, CEREC dental crowns can work to improve the function of your smile and its total aesthetics. Listed below are some… Read more »

There Are Multiple Methods for Restoring Your White Smile

Dental staining can be caused from several different sources. This typically occurs from consuming dark foods and beverages as well as aging. Tobacco users also have frequent struggles with stained teeth. The severity of the stains and their depth in your tooth enamel will determine the whitening method needed to restore your white smile. It’s… Read more »

Reasons to Choose Invisalign

Orthodontics has experienced a revolution, thanks to Invisalign. Invisalign aligners are composed of custom-made thermoplastic trays created to replace the purpose of braces with an easier, more aesthetic and faster treatment method. Since its patent in 1997, Invisalign has gained quite a following. Here are three reasons why Invisalign is an appealing alternative to braces:… Read more »

Signs and Symptoms of Severe Toothaches

If a tooth is causing you extreme discomfort, it may be a sign of a toothache. Toothaches can be caused by many different types of ailments, and they are not necessarily limited to your teeth. However, in most instances, a toothache is the result of the nerve endings within the pulp of a tooth either… Read more »

Do I Need to Floss?

Did you know that only four in ten Americans floss on a regular basis? That’s a pretty alarming statistic when you realize just how essential flossing is to cultivating lasting, great oral health. To help give you some perspective, let’s look at what flossing does and why every dentist – including Dr. here at in… Read more »

Dental Veneers Can Improve Your Unappealing Smile

If the teeth in your smile are suffering from visible imperfections, it can leave you feeling self-conscious about your appearance. This is even more likely to be a problem if you’ve been struggling to remove stains from your teeth. Here at , Dr. can install dental veneers on the teeth in your smile to improve… Read more »

What Is Full Mouth Reconstruction?

Did you know that our team could recommend full mouth reconstruction if your teeth have received extensive damage? Full mouth reconstruction includes a number of plans designed to improve the function and appearance of your teeth. So, how can you tell if you’re a good candidate for full mouth reconstruction? While many people could be… Read more »