Westborough MA Dentist Blog

Is A Chipped Tooth A Dental Emergency?

Teeth are strong and usually don’t break, so when it happens to you, you might wonder what to do. What do you do when you have a chipped tooth? It’s a good idea to make an appointment with your dentist…

How Do I Know if TMJ Caused My Jaw Pain?

Jaw pain is an uncomfortable oral health problem that has a few different causes, and many of our patients ask if it is a result of TMJ, or a temporomandibular joint disorder. Relieving jaw pain requires a knowledgeable and skilled…

Do I Need Restorative Dentistry?

Restorative dentistry can play an important role in the long-term health, comfort, and stability of your smile. Restorative dental treatments can repair and replace teeth to give you back a smile that looks and feels great. Our dentist in Westborough…

Are Adults Too Old For Invisalign?

Crooked or crowded teeth can be more than an aesthetic concern. They can also negatively impact your oral health by changing the stability and function of your bite and also make effectively cleaning your teeth difficult, both of which can…

Why is Fluoride Good For Teeth?

Lots of oral health products like toothpaste and mouthwash contain fluoride. It’s also often added to public water supplies because of its positive effects on oral health. Westborough Dental Associates understands that the maintenance and care of your smile is…

How Can Chewing Gum Improve Oral Health?

Sugar-free chewing gum is one of the only dentist-approved choices in the candy aisle. In addition to refreshing the mouth after a flavorful meal, chewing gum can actually help improve your oral health. Westborough Dental Associates explains four ways chewing…

How Do Permanent Dentures Work?

If you’ve been thinking about dentures but are afraid of the upkeep and discomfort, you might want to consider fixed-hybrid or permanent dentures. Westborough Dental Associates is a dental implant provider in Massachusetts offering these permanent dental restorations to patients…

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Some patients notice bleeding gums during routine brushing and flossing. If this is the case, bleeding gums are not normal. Bleeding gums is one of the most common signs of gum disease, a bacterial infection of the gums. Early diagnosis…

Who Benefits From Dental Veneers?

As we get older, our tooth enamel begins to show natural signs of wear and tear.  These cracks, gaps, chips, discoloration, and misalignments can make us feel self-conscious and embarrassed about our smiles and maybe we stop smiling as freely…

Why Family Dentistry is Important

Many dental offices specialize in dentistry for either adults or children. But family dentistry is different. We accept patients from small children to elderly adults -- and everyone in between. Westborough Dental Associates is a family dentist in Westborough, MA.…