Oral Health Treatments: Tooth Hazard Prevention

Effective oral health care includes protecting your mouth against damages that can arise from outside sources. Everything from the activities you participate in and the lifestyle choices you made could affect the state of your teeth and gums. To protect your smile, always practice effective tooth hazard prevention plans. Stay... Read more »

Mouthrinse Facts

Mouthrinse is an oral hygiene tool that can help you achieve the strong and successful oral health and smile you deserve. It can complete the smile-cleaning job and freshen your breath. To help you know a little more about this beneficial liquid, our dentist, Dr. Michele S Tratos, is happy... Read more »

Tips on How to Relieve a Toothache

Toothaches can be quite inconvenient. They can cause sore gums, tender mouths, and even headaches. If you’re experiencing a toothache in Las Vegas, Nevada, our dentist, Dr. Michele S Tratos, is happy to help you relieve the toothache within the walls of your own home by recommending doing the following... Read more »

The Finer Details of Aging and Dental Health

As we age, our dental health begins to decline naturally. The reason is because our smile ages with the rest of our body. However, as long as you maintain excellent oral health habits, your smile can continue to shine. Although your teeth will begin to wear down naturally from the... Read more »

The Fundamentals of Teeth Whitening

There is no better time to upgrade your smile with teeth whiteners than today. When you begin using teeth whiteners, the look of your teeth can dramatically improve. For a list of guidelines concerning teeth whitening treatments, consider the following: If you would like a whitening kit to use at... Read more »

Can Your Grin Be Restored with Dental Implants?

Can your grin be restored with dental implants? If you have missing teeth, your answer is yes, it certainly can. But what are they, exactly? Dental implants are durable, natural-looking crowns placed upon biocompatible titanium posts to replace your teeth. A complete and beautiful smile awaits with dental implants and... Read more »

Get Screened for Oral Cancer During Your Dental Checkups

Did you know that each checkup at Michele S Tratos' clinic contains a screening for oral cancer? Because the spread of oral cancer decreases the likelihood of successful recovery, we screen out oral cancer for each patient who visits our office. The most obvious signs of oral cancer are visual.... Read more »

Why Do People Use Tongue Scrapers?

Tongue scrapers are handy tools that help you clean your tongue regularly. Have you ever heard of them? If not, you have now. Tongue scrapers can benefit you and your smile in many ways. To help you know a little more, Dr. Michele S Tratos and our dental team would... Read more »

Amalgam as a Durable Filling Material

When a chip or cavity forms on one of your teeth, it can cause discomfort and heighten sensitivity. Attempting to live with the distress tooth in its untreated state can prove to be a serious error. New decay could develop in the tooth, or existing decay could spread to compromise... Read more »

Why Temporary Crowns are Important

As you probably know, there are several things you should do if you’re interested in keeping your smile strong. For example, you may know that you’ll need to brush and floss your teeth every day and set up regular routine visits with our team. It’s also important to have damaged... Read more »