Dental Tips

Dentist in Seattle A canker sore can make eating, drinking, and talking difficult and even painful. Maintaining your oral health by brushing and flossing may also be difficult with a sore in your mouth, but keeping up with your daily oral hygiene routine is an important step in the healing process. We’ve put together a […]

Dentist in Seattle Your gum health may have an impact on your cognitive function. One recent study found a correlation between gum disease and increased cognitive decline for people living with early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. While more studies are needed to make a definitive connection, this study illustrates the importance of continuing the conversation […]

What are your travel plans this summer? Whether you’re planning a long weekend at the beach, a rustic camping adventure, or an international getaway, no doubt you’re excited about your upcoming escape. The house-sitter is booked, your bags are packed…but do you have everything you need to maintain healthy teeth while traveling? It can be easy […]

Your Seattle dentists at LeCuyer & Amato Dentistry know you want a healthy mouth including a sparkling smile and white teeth. Good oral hygiene, including brushing and flossing regularly, is also a step toward ensuring overall health. The American Dental Association recommends brushing teeth for at least two minutes two times a day. Use a toothbrush […]

Do you or your children play sports? Talk to your Seattle dentist about the importance of protecting your teeth. With the interest in fitness and sports, an ever-increasing number of individuals are participating in a wide range of sporting activities. While fast moving contact sports such as football, rugby, ice hockey, martial arts and basketball are considered the […]

Seattle dental patients, this week our blog discussion is a follow up to our blog on marijuana use and its negative effects on the oral cavity. This week Dr. Amato discusses other tobacco products; namely e-cigarettes, hookahs and smokeless tobacco products. At LeCuyer & Amato Dentistry we have advocated smoking cessation in regards to cigarettes, but we have fallen in regards to discussing other […]

Are you suffering from bad breath or halitosis? Talk to your Seattle Dentist… Did you know more than 80 million people suffer from chronic halitosis, or bad breath. Visit your Seattle dentist at LeCuyer & Amato Dentistry to learn more about combating bad breath. In most cases it originates from the gums and tongue. The odor is […]