Can Dental Cleanings Prevent Bad Breath?

Say “Goodbye!” to those Altoids and Tic Tacs. The best way that you can prevent bad breath is by practicing proper oral hygiene, and keeping your biannual appointments with Cambridge’s Dental Restorative Group for a dental cleaning! How Can a Dental Cleaning Prevent Bad Breath? Believe it or not, there’s a lot of science behind… Read more » Read More


Are Dental Cleanings Painful?

As Dr. Chang of Dental Restorative Group has learned over his years of practice, dental anxiety is real. Whether a Belmont dental patient had a bad experience with a dentist as a child, has read a scary story on the Internet, or is just generally more sensitive to touch, he understands that some of his… Read more » Read More


5 Safe Foods to Eat After Oral Surgery

It probably goes without saying, but Belmont oral surgery patients shouldn’t be snacking on peanut brittle or enjoying saltwater taffy while they’re recovering from their procedures. Whether you come to Dental Restorative Group for dental implants or wisdom teeth extraction, your surgical site will be tender and in the healing phase the first few days… Read more » Read More


3 Tips to Maintain Teeth Whitening Results

When Cambridge dental patients choose teeth whitening, they want to make sure their results last as long as possible. While the Philips Zoom system used at the Dental Restorative Group’s offices can provide results that last as long as 12 to 24 months, certain behaviors, diet choices, or just plain old genetics may make your… Read more » Read More


3 Steps That Are Involved in a Dental Cleaning

Perhaps it’s been a while since you last had a dental cleaning. You may have avoided it because you have dental anxiety and want to remind yourself what steps the cleaning will include. Well, we’re here to help you be as informed and comfortable as possible. Here are 3 steps that are involved in a… Read more » Read More


Should I Eat Something Before Oral Surgery?

For many of our Belmont patients, an oral surgery they receive in our office – such as a tooth extraction or the placement of dental implants – is the only surgery they’ve ever had in their lives. As such, it’s understandable that they have questions about what to expect before and after their procedure. Many… Read more » Read More


How Can I Remove Stains from My Teeth Caused by Smoking?

If you smoke for years but have kicked the habit for good, congratulations! Our doctors at Cambridge’s Dental Restorative Group are proud of you for taking a difficult step to improving your medical and oral health. A telltale sign that you’re a former smoker, though, may be discolored teeth. This can make you feel less… Read more » Read More


Can I Get a Dental Cleaning During My Lunch Hour?

As professionals themselves, our doctors understand that many who work in the Cambridge area are trying to maintain a happy work/life balance. Professionals like you know you need to come in every 6 months for a dental cleaning. But actually fitting those appointments into your schedule can be more easily said than done. Between meetings,… Read more » Read More


Can Dental Cleanings Prevent Cavities?

When it comes to your teeth and your biannual dental cleanings, you never want to hear the “c word”: cavities! Having a cavity means you’ll be coming back to the dentist soon to have it drilled and filled. And as pleasant and comfortable as our doctors at Cambridge’s Dental Restorative Group work to make this… Read more » Read More