What are Veneers?

These days, there are a lot of things you can do to make your smile look better. You’re not stuck with a stained, chipped smile if things like that happen to your teeth. Thanks to advances in cosmetic dentistry, you have the opportunity to really make your smile shine. One of the more popular methods to fix a smile is... read more »

Oral Health Cleanings Featuring Brushing and Flossing

When the time comes to enhance your smile, look no further than the tried-and-true techniques of brushing and flossing. Although brushing and flossing have been around forever and have been used for many decades, they still hold true today. Although the tools may have changed since then, the methods and techniques still remain as helpful as ever. This is because... read more »

Your Teeth Need a Healthy Diet Too

Your teeth are an important part of your everyday life. They help you talk and eat, which should make them a priority in keeping positive health. Did you know, there are foods you can eat for a healthy diet to aid your teeth? To help you understand more, our dentist, Dr. Victor J. Dongo in Hialeah Gardens, Florida, can provide... read more »

Dental Tips Vital to Oral Health on Chewing Gum

Never be afraid to seek out new and interesting ways to improve your health care. One highly effective treatment that is often overlooked to protect your smile against dental damage that can arise is chewing sugar-free gum. As chewing gum is most effective when it is sugarless, it can be used to help improve a natural process in your mouth... read more »

Give Your Smile Some TLC With These Dental Health Tips

To give your smile the TLC it deserves, the American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth and gumline daily to remove oral bacteria and dental plaque in the mouth. It is also recommended to brush your teeth daily for at least two minutes each session, twice a day, to fight tooth decay and gum disease.   -Oral Hygiene: Don't brush... read more »

Maintaining Your Dentures With Proper Care for a Beautiful Smile

At Victor J. Dongo, DMD, PA we offer custom dentures for our patients in Hialeah Gardens, Florida who want to enjoy pleasing and comfortable dental solutions to tooth loss. We offer both full and partial dentures for your convenience. Once you have your new dentures, you will need to proper care of them so they can continue to serve you... read more »

The Facts on Thumb Sucking

It’s important to address your child’s thumb sucking habit before it can cause damage to his smile. The sooner you can help him stop sucking his thumb, the better off his smile will be. - Although it should only be used if other treatments have failed, your dentist can prescribe products that taste bad and are used to discourage children... read more »