October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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 »

Facts About Sleep Apnea

If you’re interested in knowing all about sleep apnea, then you have come to the right blog. Today, our dentist, Dr. Marco Gutierrez, will give you the information you need about sleep apnea by sharing some sleep apnea facts with you. The more you know, the better! Those facts are:... Read more »

How to Care for Your Dental Crown

Your dental crown is an essential addition to your smile. When it comes to brushing and flossing your teeth, remember your dental crown! Your dental crown may not be subjected to cavities, but it can still have bacteria on the outside of the crown, which is why brushing and cleaning... Read more »

Set Forth Your Best Smile With Help Treating Dental Anxiety

Are you aware of the oral health risks associated with dental anxiety? Dental anxiety often arises if you have fears or concerns about visiting your dentist. This can become serious if you find yourself forgoing any oral health care treatments you may need and not visiting your dentist as required.... Read more »

Does Your Child Struggle with Tooth Care?

Our team at Royal Dental Care is pleased to offer our support in teaching young children to value their dental health through effective oral habits that keep their teeth safe. A solid foundation of oral care is imperative to prevent cavities, gum disease and other dental problems that can result... Read more »

Help Your Smile Avoid Tooth Decay

Are you familiar with the risks of tooth decay and how it arises? If you are suffering from tooth decay, it means that dental erosion is slowly wearing down your tooth enamel. Without your tooth enamel, your teeth are vulnerable to eventual pulp death, which will lead to tooth death.... Read more »

Understanding Toothache Pain

Stubborn toothaches can be a pain and ultimately a warning sign something in your oral health needs attention. Toothaches have many reasons to attack your smile. When it comes to overcoming a toothache, consider the reason behind it. Dr. Marco Gutierrez here at Royal Dental Care in Newberg, Oregon, is... Read more »