1. The Different Kinds of Teeth

    When you read about dinosaurs or any other ancient animal species that no longer exists, you’ll often find a good discussion about teeth. That’s because in animals, the teeth are adapted to what they eat. Scientists can tell if a dinosaur or other animal ate meat because they have primarily inci…Read More

  2. The Parts of Your Tooth

    Teeth are something you use every day. In fact, life would be infinitely more difficult if you didn’t have teeth. You use your teeth to eat your food, to talk, and to smile, which makes connections with others. They give the lower part of your face structure and shape. Teeth, in essence, are impor…Read More

  3. 10 Reasons To Smile Today From Your New Jersey Dentists

    At the Century Dental family, we think there is always a reason to smile, even when the world seems unfair or sad. However, as dentists in New Jersey, we know that many of our patients are embarrassed about their smiles for one reason or another, leaving them hiding their smiles behind their hands o…Read More

  4. How e-Cigarettes Affect Your Oral Health

    There’s no way around it: smoking is bad for your overall health and oral health. Recently, the popularity of using e-cigarettes, or vaping, has increased dramatically. While many e-cigarette manufacturers call vaping a “healthy alternative to smoking,” there are still dangers associated with …Read More

  5. What To Know About Teeth Grinding

    Bruxism, more commonly referred to as teeth grinding, is a condition that many people experience. Relatively common in childhood, people typically grow out of bruxism by the time they reach adulthood. Though, this is not always the case and an adult can experience chronic bruxism or occasional bouts…Read More

  6. Is An Electric Toothbrush Worth The Hype?

    Electric toothbrushes used to not do much more than vibrate. These days, however, you can find electric toothbrushes that blast plaque off of teeth with sonic waves. Are these high-tech, expensive toothbrushes worth the hype and money? In today’s blog, we’ll be discussing the benefits of electri…Read More

  7. Understanding Root Canals

    When patients come into any of our dental office locations, the last thing they want to hear is, “You need a root canal.” They would much rather hear, “We have a way to save your tooth that won’t cause you extreme pain or discomfort.” You might be surprised to know that these two phrases a…Read More

  8. Create a Healthy Dental Routine This Fall

    Fall is here! That means there will likely be an abundance of sweet treats, sugary lattes, and red wine — all of which scream trouble for your teeth! Thankfully, there are ways to indulge in fall festivities without risking the health or beauty of your teeth. Keep reading to learn some tips from y…Read More

  9. Tips For Brushing Your Teeth The Right Way

    You know by now that brushing your teeth regularly is essential for good oral health, but do you know the right way to brush? In today’s blog, we are bringing you some important reminders about the right way to brush your teeth. Keep reading to learn more! Start With A Good Foundation If you don…Read More