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 »

Dental Support: Composite Dental Fillings

Are you in need of a dental filling to help correct a cavity. A cavity is a condition in which dental erosion has occurred to the point that there is a hole in your tooth enamel. If the hole is left untreated, infection and tooth loss can occur. Fortunately, through... Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Jaw and Facial Discomfort Prevention and Care

If you routinely find yourself suffering from jaw and facial discomfort, you may need to visit our dentist, so the appropriate assessments can be administered, and a proper diagnosis can be given. However, there are various methods you can use to help keep your smile safe. Not only should you... Read more »

Denture Adhesive Can Help Bond Your Partial Denture in Place

Patients who have lost multiple teeth to untreated cavities, chronic gum disease or dental trauma often experience a significant decrease in their basic ability to bite and chew food. If the missing teeth were located toward the front of the mouth the individual may also suffer from issues with low... Read more »

Older Teeth Need Love Too

Ah, youth is wasted on the young! They do not fully appreciate what they have. Such is the way of things. As you get older, you realize that taking care of your teeth and your overall oral health is of utmost importance. After all, we only have one set of... Read more »

The Choices to Whiten Your Teeth

Do you feel overwhelmed by your choices when it comes to whitening your teeth? If so, you are not alone. There are many ways to whiten your teeth, and without proper care, you could be setting your teeth up for disaster. That is why our dentist, Dr. Jason Pujo with... Read more »

Oral Health Happiness: Treatments During Cold and Flu Season

Caring for your smile when you are sick includes caring for all aspects of your health. You may be taking care of your body when you are sick, but it's just as important to assess your oral health and keep your teeth and gums safe from any damage that can... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Improve the Appearance of Your Smile

Are you considering a dental bridge for your restoration to replace your missing teeth? If so, then our dentist, Dr. Jason Pujo with Merrimack Valley Dentistry in Dracut, Massachusetts, can provide you insight on the basics of dental bridges. Dental bridges are also called a fixed partial denture. Dental bridges... Read more »