The Tools You Need to Reach Your Smile Goals

Do you have specific smile goals? If so, good for you! Now, in order to reach your smile goals, it’s important to keep up on oral hygiene. But, in order to have a proper and effective oral hygiene routine, you need the right tools. So, our dental team would like to tell you all about… Read more »

Denture Cleaning Tricks

Just like your natural teeth, your dentures harbor food debris and plaque throughout the day. This is why it’s important to clean and care for your appliance each and every day. If you don’t, your appliance could develop a smell and it could also warp out of shape. So, to help you keep your dentures… Read more »

How to Whiten Your Smile at Home

If you’re dissatisfied with a lackluster smile, come on down to . We provide in-office and at-home teeth whitening solutions that will help you to have the smile of your dreams. Since smiles are so important to first impressions, coming to our office to get your teeth whitened can boost your confidence in everyday life…. Read more »

What You Should Know About Nutrition and Your Child’s Oral Health

As you know, your diet can have a huge impact on your overall health. But did you know that your diet can also impact your dental health? Furthermore, your child’s diet can have a major impact on their dental health. Naturally, foods like sugar and coffee can have an immediate impact, but the vitamins and… Read more »

Beat the Sweets This Halloween

Halloween and bucket loads of candy have gone hand-in-hand for decades now, and although it is one of our favorite pastimes, we aren’t doing our teeth any favor. This year, take control of your sweet tooth. If left unchecked, you may be faced with a monster. Enjoy your treats in moderation, and perhaps try some… Read more »

Brushing and Flossing: The Correct Way

You know that brushing and flossing your teeth are both important, but do you know which should come first? Would you be surprised to learn that the order doesn’t really matter? In reality, it’s far more important that you brush and floss properly. As you may know, you should brush twice a day—but did you… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Be an Effective Way to Restore the Function of a Lost Molar

Missing a tooth anywhere in your mouth is always a serious cause for concern. In some cases, the form and function of a missing tooth can be replaced by installing a bridge. However, if you lose one of your last molars in the back of our mouth, there will not be a corresponding tooth to… Read more »

Whitening Treatments: The Things to Think of Before Brightening Your Smile

Before you decide to brighten your dull, yellow smile, our team encourages you to think about a few things. Teeth whitening in , , is a beneficial treatment that can give you the results you are looking for. However, it’s not for everyone. So, to help you have the best whitening or cosmetic experience possible,… Read more »

Crown Restorations

The outer layer of each one of your teeth is made from a very durable material called enamel. Even though tooth enamel is very hard, it is possible for an hard fall or blow to the face to fracture it. The chances of this happening increase if you regularly grind your teeth at night. In… Read more »

Brighten Your Smile at T.R. Smiles Dental

Welcome to T.R. Smiles Dental, the dental practice of Dr. Harihar Kumar in Toms River, New Jersey, where we are pleased to offer teeth whitening for our patients who have tooth discoloration. You may be wondering why your teeth become stained, and you are not alone! Tooth discoloration, a condition which is actually quite common,… Read more »