Why Do I Need to Wear a Mouthguard?

Your dentist, Dr. Chet Hymas, encourages you to wear a mouthguard while you play high-contact sports and while you sleep (if you tend to grind your teeth while you rest). To explain why this is the case, our dental team is happy to list the benefits of wearing a mouthguard... Read more »

Care for Your Smile by Learning About Dental Damage Prevention

  You may be at an increased risk for dental damage and are completely unaware of it. Even if you are effectively keeping your smile clean every single day by practicing daily oral health care cleaning routines including brushing and flossing safely and effectively, your mouth can be at risk... Read more »

Replace a Tooth in Bad Shape With a Dental Implant

Thanks to your tooth enamel, your teeth are incredibly hard and bite through and chew tough foods. However, situations in which dental trauma or a blow to the face can cause a tooth to crack, severely fracture or even shatter. If damages occurring in the root or socket is severe,... Read more »

How Can I Have Good Oral Hygiene?

Your smile can’t survive if you don’t have good oral hygiene. In fact, if you forget to floss or brush, if you eat and drink tooth-harming products, or if you use the wrong oral hygiene tools, your teeth and gums can suffer the consequences. This is why our dentist, Dr.... Read more »

Tips on How to Avoid Chipping a Tooth

Your teeth are strong bones that can help you perform many daily tasks. However, this doesn’t mean they are invincible. There are times when the teeth and gums can be injured, which is called a dental emergency. This can happen quite often if you’re not careful. Fortunately, there are things... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Hymas Family Dental, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »