Dentistry Essentials 101: Dental Erosion

One of the most common forms of oral ailments that can befall your smile is through dental erosion. Dental erosion, also known as enamel erosion, occurs when acids begin to wear away the tooth enamel that protects your teeth. When your tooth enamel is worn away to the point a... Read more »

The Benefits of Helping Your Smile With Dental Sealants

Are you interested in knowing more about dental sealants? If so, our dentists, Dr. Fujii and Dr. Lee, are happy to help you! That way you can know for sure if this treatment is the best for your smile. Today, our dentists is happy to list the many benefits involved... Read more »

Discover Your Dream Smile with Dental Floss

  Is your oral hygiene operating at the levels that you desire? If you weren't aware, there are numerous tricks and tips you can use to improve your smile with simple cleaning habits including brushing and flossing. In order to ensure you are adequately cleaning your entire mouth, make sure... Read more »

Pregnancy “Tumors” and What You Need to Know About Them

You may be familiar with pregnancy tumors, but they're most likely not what you'd expect. With a bit of help from our team, you can thwart or treat pregnancy tumors, depending on your dental health. During pregnancy, some women can create "pregnancy tumors" on the soft tissues of their mouth.... Read more »

Enjoy a Natural-Looking Smile with Composite Dental Fillings

When a cavity develops in an obvious area of your smile, such as the front teeth, tooth-colored dental fillings may be the ideal treatment to repair your smile. Dr. Fujii and Dr. Lee offer composite dental fillings at Portland Dental because their tooth-colored material keeps your smile looking natural and... Read more »

How to Treat a Cracked Tooth

Have you recently cracked a tooth? If so, you need to meet with your dentist, Dr. Gerald Fujii, and receive treatment. If you don’t treat the tooth, there is a good chance the crack can worsen and cause more damage. Fortunately, there are many treatments available that can help you,... Read more »

Holiday Season Basics: Dental Checklist

As with all oral health care treatments, it is important to make sure you have a dental checklist in place for the Halloween season. If you are not careful, you can easily damage your teeth through the consumption of candy, which can increase your risk of dental abrasion and make... Read more »

How to Prevent Enamel Erosion and Cavities

Enamel erosion probably isn’t a dental issue you hear of often, but you probably hear of cavities frequently. Unfortunately, these two issues can go hand in hand. Enamel erosion is the process of acid eroding and weakening the tooth enamel. When the enamel is weak, it allows bacteria to attack... Read more »

How Much Do You Know About Flossing? Take This Flossing Quiz!

The more you know about flossing, the better. This is because the more knowledge you have, the better your flossing routine will be. So, let’s test your flossing knowledge today and maybe help you learn a little more by taking our dentist, Dr. Gerald Fujii’s, flossing quiz! 1. You should... Read more »

How to Deal with an Injured Lip

Oral injuries can be quite inconvenient and even stressful. This is because oral and head injuries tend to bleed a lot. However, when you experience an oral or head injury, it’s important to stay calm and assess the situation. For an injured lip, our dentist, Dr. Gerald Fujii, encourages you to... Read more »