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Oral Hygiene Articles, Tips & Posts by Robert del Castillo, DMD

Welcome to the blog of Dr. Robert del Castillo and his staff and Miami Lakes Periodontal Associates. We're always looking for new ways to keep our patients well informed on how to best keep their smile as healthy and beautiful as can be. Read our blog to learn new tips and explore the latest topics in dentistry!

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Periodontics Why Is Periodontal Charting Important?

Periodontal charting is an integral part of your dental health care. It helps to track the progressi...

Sep 15 • 3 min read
Homecare 5 Easy Steps to a Good Dental Hygiene Routine

While most people understand the importance of proper dental hygiene, not everyone practices a healt...

Sep 8 • 3 min read
General What to Expect When Having a Tooth Extracted

The thought of going through a tooth extraction can be stressful. This can be especially true if you...

Sep 1 • 2 min read
Cosmetic 5 Reasons to Get a Full Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is a combination of cosmetic and restorative dental treatments that aim to improve ...

Aug 25 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery What to Expect With Dental Implants

Dental implants are permanent tooth replacement solutions that include both an artificial tooth ...

Aug 18 • 2 min read
General How to Make Flossing Fun

Many people have difficulty adhering to a flossing schedule. While dentists generally recommend flos...

Aug 11 • 3 min read
Orthodontics After Orthodontic Treatment

While getting your braces removed is an exciting moment, it’s essential to remember the importance o...

Aug 4 • 2 min read
Periodontics Foods to Eat if You Have Gum Disease

Many people have gum disease but don’t know it. You need regular dental checkups to identify the dis...

Jul 28 • 2 min read
Homecare Choosing the Best Toothpaste, Floss, and Mouthwash

Proper oral hygiene minimizes the possibility of plaque buildup, reducing your risk of developing de...

Jul 21 • 3 min read
Oral Surgery Reasons for Root Canal Therapy

Root canal therapy is necessary when the soft tissue inside your root canal (the pulp) is inflamed o...

Jul 14 • 3 min read