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. 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 experience for you, some patients simply can’t help the fact they have dental anxiety. Read More

5 Teeth Whitening Mistakes That are Damaging Your Teeth

When Cambridge dental patients desire teeth whitening, they want to give themselves the bright, pearly white glow of a healthy smile. Unfortunately, some people in our area are using DIY whitening solutions over-aggressively, or solutions that are overall not good for the health of their teeth. Read More

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Dr. Chang has the pleasure of speaking at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in Japan for an innovative and effective team collaboration in multidisciplinary therapy. Learn more! Read More

Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Just mention the term and most Belmont teens and young adults will cringe: “wisdom teeth.” Whether you’ve had them removed or yours haven’t come in yet, it seems that everyone knows that getting your wisdom teeth is painful and that they often require wisdom teeth extractions. Read More

How Many Shades Whiter Will My Teeth Become After Teeth Whitening?

It’s a common question among our Cambridge dental patients who seek out our doctors for teeth whitening: “How white can you get my teeth?” With professional teeth whitening, it’s possible to brighten up your pearly whites up to eight shades whiter. But as you’ll learn in this blog post, just how white your teeth will get after a professional teeth whitening session will depend on a number of factors that are unique to you and your situation. Read More

How Long Will Sensitivity in My Teeth Last After Teeth Whitening?

Many of our Cambridge dental patients who seek our doctors out for teeth whitening have heard that, for some patients, the procedure can result in increased teeth sensitivity. This side effect may make it sensitive for some patients to eat or drink cold, hot and/or sweet food or beverages. Just how long will this sensitivity last? The answer is – it all depends. Read More

How Can I Correct an Underbite?

If you’re a Belmont adult who has lived with an unwanted underbite your whole life, you may want to seek out oral surgery to correct your bite. A corrective jaw oral surgery called orthognathic surgery can be just what our doctors have ordered! With this procedure, our doctors will correct your specific skeletal and dental irregularities, which likely include misalignment of both your jaws and your teeth. Read More

Do Dental Implants Protect My Jawbone?

Many Belmont area residents seek out our doctors at Dental Restorative Group for dental implants, for functional and/or aesthetic reasons. Many of these dental patients have done online research before scheduling a consultation with our doctors, and are aware that their missing tooth or teeth are no longer stimulating their jawbone to continue the growth of healthy jawbone tissue. Read More

Hygiene Tips After Oral Surgery

Often when we schedule oral surgery for our Belmont patients, we find that it’s the first type of surgery they’ve ever had in their lives. As such, it’s normal that they are curious about the oral surgery process, as well as the recovery time period. Read More