October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

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 »

The Battle of the Bands is Coming Up, Will You Be Able to Sing Along?

The City of Yuma is hosting the Battle of the Bands this September. Will you be auditioning or just singing along? Believe it or not, if you are having trouble getting used to your new dentures or new dental work, singing is one of the best ways to become comfortable... Read more »

Options for Receiving More Fluoride in Your Smile

It’s important to practice proper daily oral care every day in order to have healthy teeth. To further improve your oral hygiene, we encourage you to visit Robert J Land, DDS every six months for routine dental checkups to keep the teeth and gums in good health. Fluoride is an... Read more »

Your Smile Needs Care, Too

We all know that our body needs proper care, but did you know that your smile needs attention, too? Yes, it’s true! Your smile is an essential asset to your life and needs to be treated with care to stay healthy through the years. If you neglect your smile, you... Read more »

A Sports Mouth Guard Can Save Your Smile

Every year, athletes suffer serious oral injury by deciding not to wear sports mouth guards. These oral injuries can be prevented with the simple diecious to wear a protective oral appliance that protects the teeth and jaws. We encourage you to learn more about sports mouth guards to save your... Read more »

A Dental Cap Can Treat a Pediatric Cavity

Children, especially young children, sometimes struggle to maintain consistently good oral hygiene habits. At the same time, they also tend to enjoy sugary foods and drinks. These two factors can sometimes lead to an increased risk for cavities. When an active area of tooth decay develops on a primary tooth,... Read more »

Revive Your Oral Health with Unhealthy Food Avoidance

Some of the biggest dangers that can befall your oral health are due to the foods and drinks you are consuming. If you wish you wish to keep your smile safe from ill effects that can damage your smile, you can exercise caution with the sweets and treats you eat... Read more »