Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Dry Mouth: Test Your Knowledge Here

If you’re a victim of dry mouth, it’s best to know all about the problem. That way you can deal with and treat it as well as prevent it in the future. Our doctor, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, encourages you to test your dry mouth knowledge today by... Read more »

Types of Mouth Guards

Do you play sports? Did you know that dental injuries could the most common type of facial injuries that occurs in sports? Mouth guards may be recommended in sports that may involve flying equipment, falls or body contact which could cause injury to your mouth. An estimated 200,000 or more... Read more »

The Many Uses of Dental Crowns

Do you know the many uses of dental crowns? Dental crowns are used to repair cavities, protect teeth, and complete other dental restorations. Many people require the use of a dental crown in order to restore their oral health. Our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC in Tucson, Arizona,... Read more »

Teeth, Gums and Essential Oral Health Care Tips

Are you brushing and flossing your teeth correctly every day? As we brush and floss our teeth, we often forget to brush our tongue as well. Cleaning your tongue is essential to making sure that your oral health remains in optimal condition, especially because bacteria can build up on your... Read more »

Restore Your Oral Health Using Dentures

Restoring your oral health can sometimes involve restoring the appearance of your smile. If you go too long without teeth, you could suffer problems like cheeks sagging, bone loss, speech problems and eating problems. That is why dentures can improve the quality of your oral health. Dentures are a simple... Read more »

Tips for Treating Tooth Sensitivity

Do you suffer from tooth sensitivity? If so, our dentist, Dr. Christopher M. Granillo, DDS, LLC, is more than happy to help you find the comfort you deserve. Sensitivity can be quite irritating and inconvenient, especially because it makes eating and drinking hot and cold products pretty painful. So, to... Read more »