Sedation Dentistry 101

It’s perfectly acceptable – and even fine – to be nervous about dental appointments. If you’re going in for a filling or root canal, it’s normal to be a bit nervous. What’s not normal, however, is to let those nervous feelings prevent you from getting the oral health care you need to keep your teeth… Read more »

Choose a Dental Bridge for Your Smile

Those who are missing one or more teeth may experience difficulty with chewing or speaking. A dental bridge in , , is a great way to restore the beauty and functionality of your smile. A dental bridge replaces a missing tooth or teeth with artificial teeth by bridging the gap caused by missing teeth. A… Read more »

Covertly Straighten Your Teeth with Invisalign® Dental Aligners

Having a straight smile can be a fantastic boost to your self-esteem and confidence. However, getting braces to straighten your smile can be a blow to both self-esteem and confidence. If you would like to avoid traditional braces, we provide an excellent alternative that operates almost invisibly. Invisalign® aligners are plastic braces designed to be… Read more »

Teeth-Whitening Gel Can Be Used to Whiten Moderately Stained Tooth Enamel

Your tooth enamel has microscopic pores that small, dark particles can sometimes adhere to. As time passes, these stains can penetrate deeper and deeper into the tooth enamel. The depth of the stains will determine the best method to whiten the smile. You should always consult with your dentist before starting any whitening program. The… Read more »

Fluoride Treatment Can Strengthen Your Tooth Enamel

As you go about your day, the bacteria living in your mouth and the acidic foods and beverages you consume can weaken your tooth enamel. Over time, this process, which is known as demineralization, can erode the mineral structure of your teeth, creating microscopic areas that can harbor tooth decay and lead to sensitivity problems…. Read more »

What to Do for Your Missing Teeth

You know that it can be embarrassing to be missing teeth. In fact, having a missing tooth—or other imperfections in our pearly whites—can be a major blow to our self-esteem. Fortunately, our dentists can provide a number of solutions for a missing tooth. While we recommend considering all of your options, please don’t forget about… Read more »

What to Watch Out for if You Suspect One of Your Fillings Is Going Bad

Here at our team of dentists commonly use fillings to repair small to modest sized cavities. Even though a filling is intended to last for a long time, it’s not unheard for the pervasive activity of bacteria to weaken the cement and cause a filling to slowly go bad. Generally, the older and larger a… Read more »

Welcome to Portland Dental PC!

Welcome to Portland Dental PC, where Dr. Gerald Fujii and Dr. Daniel Lee are pleased to offer comprehensive dentistry for patients in the Portland, Oregon area, and the neighboring communities of West Haven-Sylvan, Beaverton, and Lake Oswego, Oregon, and even Vancouver, Washington. Some of the services we offer include:  – Cosmetic: dental veneers, Invisalign and teeth whitening. – General: dental… Read more »