Dental Health Tips and Helpful Dental Resources

How Soon After Tooth Extraction Can You Have an Implant?
25, May 2022

How Soon After Tooth Extraction Can You Have an Implant?

“I routinely recommend dental implant treatment for patients who have recently lost a tooth or are about to have a tooth extracted,” says Dr. Jamie Alexander of Boynton Beach, FL. What are Dental ...

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Removal & Replacement of Silver Amalgam Fillings
20, May 2022

Removal & Replacement of Silver Amalgam Fillings

Dr. Jamie Alexander in Boynton Beach, Florida fills dental cavities with tooth-colored composite resin. Prior to the availability of composite resin in the 1960s, dentists filled cavities with silver ...

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Bulimia or Gastric Reflux Smile Recovery
17, May 2022

Bulimia or Gastric Reflux Smile Recovery

Boynton Beach dentist, Dr. Jamie Alexander, has provided compassionate oral health care for people who are in treatment for a large number of disease conditions: diabetes, heart disease, cancer, pulmo...

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Update on Oral Bacterial—What You Need to Know
12, May 2022

Update on Oral Bacterial—What You Need to Know

Bacteria that cause periodontal disease reduce the body’s defense against viruses. Researchers from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry and their colleagues have discovered details of h...

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Does It Hurt to Get Dental Implants?
28, Apr 2022

Does It Hurt to Get Dental Implants?

Are you considering dental implant treatment in Boynton Beach, Florida? Dentist Dr. Jamie Alexander collaborates with top implant surgeons to make sure dental patients receive the highest standard of ...

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The Benefits of Dental Implant Treatment
25, Apr 2022

The Benefits of Dental Implant Treatment

Boynton Beach dentist, Dr. Jamie Alexander, and his team strive to build a strong and trusting relationship with patients. They take time at every visit to listen to concerns and answer questions. Fre...

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Are dental implants safe and reliable? 
21, Apr 2022

Are dental implants safe and reliable? 

“Dental implants have been used for half a century. They are safe and effective,” says Boynton Beach dentist, Dr. Jamie J. Alexander. “Studies indicate that, in 95% of cases, there are no compli...

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Know the Signs & Symptoms of Oral Cancer
18, Apr 2022

Know the Signs & Symptoms of Oral Cancer

“As the nation observes the 15th Annual Oral Cancer Awareness Month in April, dentists across the country are reminding patients that regular oral cancer examinations are the best method to detect o...

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Dental Crowns: What Types Are Available?
4, Apr 2022

Dental Crowns: What Types Are Available?

Has the time come when you need a dental crown to preserve your tooth and keep it healthy and functioning? If so, you are likely wondering what types of crowns are available and their relative costs. ...

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What to Expect from the Surgical Tooth Extraction Process
29, Mar 2022

What to Expect from the Surgical Tooth Extraction Process

Ideally, you will keep your full set of adult teeth throughout your entire life, maintaining the healthy function, comfort, and a beautiful smile. However, there are many reasons you might need a toot...

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Titanium Versus Zirconia Dental Implants 
17, Mar 2022

Titanium Versus Zirconia Dental Implants 

Three million dental implants are placed every year, and Boynton Beach, the FL dentist – Dr. Jamie J. Alexander, has kept abreast of the latest in implant treatment technology and methods.  Dental ...

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What Is Tooth Enamel and Why Is Protecting It So Important?
9, Mar 2022

What Is Tooth Enamel and Why Is Protecting It So Important?

Enamel is the hard outer covering of a tooth. Enamel protects the inside of your teeth from infection and injury. It insulates tooth roots from painful temperatures. It provides strength so your teeth...

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5 Things You Can Do to Prepare for Dental Implant Treatment
7, Mar 2022

5 Things You Can Do to Prepare for Dental Implant Treatment

There are so many questions when it comes to implant treatment that we promise to provide more frequent blogs to answer them. In this blog, Dr. Jamie J. Alexander, DDS, discusses things you can do to ...

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5 Dentist-Approved Toothache Pain Remedy Options
25, Feb 2022

5 Dentist-Approved Toothache Pain Remedy Options

“There are many causes of dental pain,” says Dr. Jamie J. Alexander of Boynton Beach, Florida. Sometimes a toothache is the result of sinus pressure, but often it is a sign of damage to the tooth....

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What Are Your Gums Telling You?
22, Feb 2022

What Are Your Gums Telling You?

February is gum health awareness month, and at Jamie J. Alexander, DDS in Boynton Beach, Florida, we would like to raise awareness about the importance of healthy gums. Healthy gums are essential for:...

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Implant-Supported Dentures in Boynton Beach, FL
27, Jan 2022

Implant-Supported Dentures in Boynton Beach, FL

Rejuvenate your smile and eat the foods you love with implant-supported dentures. “Patients who require a full-arch denture are discovering the benefits of implant treatment,” says dentist Dr. Jam...

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Sedation Medication for Dental Treatments – What Are Your Options?
26, Jan 2022

Sedation Medication for Dental Treatments – What Are Your Options?

Boynton Beach, Florida dentist Dr. Jamie J. Alexander understands why dental patients feel anxiety about dental appointments, and he offers a choice of two safe sedation options. “We strive to make ...

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In-Office Professional Teeth Whitening Is Popular in Boynton Beach
17, Nov 2021

In-Office Professional Teeth Whitening Is Popular in Boynton Beach

“If you are thinking about teeth whitening before the December holidays coming up, don’t delay booking an appointment,” says Dr. Alexander. “If you call soon, we’ll be able to make sure you ...

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Upgrading Your Smile in Boynton Beach, Florida
15, Nov 2021

Upgrading Your Smile in Boynton Beach, Florida

In our family and cosmetic dentistry practice in Boynton Beach, FL, Dr. Jamie J. Alexander provides the full range of cosmetic dentistry services in a uniquely wonderful way. First, he does a thorough...

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Cosmetic Dentistry with Porcelain Veneers in Boynton Beach, Florida
12, Nov 2021

Cosmetic Dentistry with Porcelain Veneers in Boynton Beach, Florida

Cosmetic Dentistry with Porcelain Veneers in Boynton Beach, Florida Placing trust in a dentist is a big deal. And broaching the subject of dental veneers may be difficult for many patients who are int...

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Understanding Chronic Bad Breath (Halitosis)
20, Sep 2021

Understanding Chronic Bad Breath (Halitosis)

“Conversations about bad breath can be sensitive for patients, but there are underlying oral health conditions I can discover or eliminate, such as gum infection or bacterial deposits in the papilla...

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Dry Mouth – A Window to Your Health
18, Sep 2021

Dry Mouth – A Window to Your Health

Dry mouth (Xerostomia) annoys many people and is characterized by a feeling of dryness or stickiness in the mouth. “The problem can lead to a higher risk of dental caries, yeast infection, periodont...

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Health-Centered Dentistry in a Happy Place
17, Sep 2021

Health-Centered Dentistry in a Happy Place

I just read an article in one of the dental trade journals – Dentistry Today. The author is Dr. Maggie Augustyn who practices general dentistry in Elmhurst, IL and the title of the article is Living...

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What are Canker Sores Caused By and What Should One do About Them?
22, Jun 2021

What are Canker Sores Caused By and What Should One do About Them?

“From time to time, my Boynton Beach dental patients ask me about small sores in their mouths,” says Jamie J. Alexander, DDS. “Most commonly they are small, shallow ulcers (lesions) in the mucou...

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Neck and Head Pain – Conditions of the Head, Neck, and Jaw
18, Jun 2021

Neck and Head Pain – Conditions of the Head, Neck, and Jaw

Many conditions can cause discomfort in the jaw, head, and neck. In our Boynton Beach, Florida dental practice, Dr. Jamie J. Alexander has the expertise to accurately diagnose and treat Temporomandibu...

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Planned Dentistry | Establishing Your Dental Treatment Plan
14, Jun 2021

Planned Dentistry | Establishing Your Dental Treatment Plan

As we age, our teeth can undergo a lot of wear and tear. Tiny fractures creep into tooth enamel that can expand, weakening the tooth structure. When this occurs portions of a tooth can easily and with...

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Health Centered Dentistry in a Happy Place
10, Jun 2021

Health Centered Dentistry in a Happy Place

I just read an article in one of the dental trade journals – Dentistry Today. The author is Dr. Maggie Augustyn who practices general dentistry in Elmhurst, IL and the title of the article is ‘...

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