Whiter Teeth, Bigger Smile

Teeth may look completely solid at first glance, but in actuality the surface of each tooth is porous. These pores soak up the pigments from dark-colored foods and drinks, such as coffee, tea and red wine, as well as tobacco products. This stains your teeth. While commercial whitening products can... Read more »

My Child Hit Their Tooth. What Do I Do?

If your child took a spill and hit their tooth, then our dentist, Dr. Robert Hauptman, would like to help you help them. It’s important to make sure their smile and oral health remains in tip-top shape. Unfortunately, there are many different things that can happen when a child falls... Read more »

Superior Smiles Includes Treating Oral Accidents and Injuries

  Oral accident and injury prevention plans can make a huge difference in your likelihood to suffer from dental damage. However, they are called accidents for a reason and sometimes no matter what you do, they're going to occur. Thus, it is important to have a treatment plan in place... Read more »

Protect Your Smile Now and in the Future With Dental Sealants

The dawning of the new year marks a time to set goals, such as how you plan to protect your dental health now and in the future. If you are looking into options for cavity prevention and would appreciate a highly effective treatment, you may find that dental sealants are... Read more »

A Denture Needs Daily Care and Cleaning

Partial and complete dentures provided by the oral care specialists at Gluckstadt Family Dentistry are designed to closely match the shape and contours of your periodontal structure. Some include special hardware components for improved fit.   As firmly as your dentures fit, you might still like to apply a small... Read more »

Dentistry Year-in-Review: Dental Bonding

It's never too late to correct any chips or cracks that you have in your teeth for all these years. Even if you sustained dental damage many years ago, as long as your inner tooth has not yet become damaged, a dental bond can be placed to provide additional support... Read more »

Which Treatments Should I Get If I’m Pregnant?

The welfare of your child is everything, particularly so when you're expecting. To keep your baby healthy during all the trimesters of pregnancy, it's imperative to checkup the dentist's office for certain procedures like regular checkups and cleanings. We often get asked about X-rays by expecting mothers. Unlike what you... Read more »

Maintain Optimum Oral Health with Dentures

If the time has come to fill in a gap in your smile, consider a tooth prosthetic such as a denture to accomplish the task. Although dentures are extremely helpful for replacing missing teeth, it is important to care for them with caution, precision, and daily attention. Whereas a tooth... Read more »

Chronic Periodontal Health Problems Can Eventually Lead to Tooth Loss

As hardened tartar starts to accumulate near the gumline, the constant bacterial presence can significantly increase your chances of suffering from gum disease. This is often the result of an inconsistent daily oral hygiene routine or a bad habit of procrastinating your regular dental checkup. Early symptoms of a periodontal... Read more »

A Primer on Teeth

If the human body is like a well-oiled machine, the mouth is an excessively fine gear with plenty of teeth. (Pun intended.) Every one of your pearly whites plays a part in helping you munch food in the quickest, most effective ways, and that’s truly amazing. There are four forms... Read more »