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21 09, 2021

Sterilization: Protecting Our Patients

By |2021-06-19T09:41:34-07:00September 21st, 2021|Patient Education|Comments Off on Sterilization: Protecting Our Patients

Sterilization Limits Exposure to Germs and Bacteria During regular day-to-day life, germs and bacteria typically get a bad rap. When sterilization gets taken too far, we're missing out on the benefits of a healthy and tested immune system. However, when it comes to dentistry and any medical facility, nothing could be further from the truth. [...]

14 09, 2021

Dental Veneers FAQs

By |2021-06-19T09:39:31-07:00September 14th, 2021|Cosmetic Dentistry|Comments Off on Dental Veneers FAQs

Porcelain Veneers for a Beautiful Smile Getting a Hollywood smile is an attainable goal for everyone! With porcelain veneers, correcting smile imperfections has never been easier. If you have been self-conscious about the appearance of your teeth, it's an idea worth considering. A great-looking smile can drastically improve your confidence and quality of life. So [...]

7 09, 2021

Pregnancy Periodontics

By |2021-06-19T09:37:31-07:00September 7th, 2021|Periodontal Dentistry|Comments Off on Pregnancy Periodontics

Periodontal Health During Pregnancy Swelling of gums is caused by plaque buildup. One of the unique concerns women face during pregnancy is an increase in plaque that can threaten periodontal (gum) health. If left untreated, plaque buildup can lead to conditions such as pregnancy gingivitis and pregnancy tumors. Much of the change in oral health [...]

24 08, 2021

Inlays and Onlays for Your Teeth

By |2021-06-19T09:35:55-07:00August 24th, 2021|Restorative Dentistry|Comments Off on Inlays and Onlays for Your Teeth

To Repair Damage and Restore Function Inlays and Onlays help your teeth look and perform their best! Inlays and onlays are both dental restorations to repair damaged teeth or larger cavities. They are often the best choice when chewing teeth (molars or bicuspids) that already have a filling experience more decay in the affected area. [...]

17 08, 2021

Gum Recession Causes & Effects

By |2021-06-19T09:33:57-07:00August 17th, 2021|Periodontal Dentistry|Comments Off on Gum Recession Causes & Effects

Why Gum Recession Matters Healthy gums are crucial to healthy teeth! Gum recession is one of the signs of poor oral health, and it can also cause direct problems to teeth. If you have ongoing gum problems or periodontal disease, call our office today at (916) 683-3011. Healthy teeth receive protection from a layer of [...]

10 08, 2021

Pierced Problems

By |2021-06-19T09:32:07-07:00August 10th, 2021|Patient Education|Comments Off on Pierced Problems

A Pierced Tongue, Lip, or Cheek A pierced body part may be essential to your style, but if it involves the mouth, it may not be the best choice in regards to your oral health. If you do have a piercing or are thinking about getting one, make sure you consider the potential effects and [...]

3 08, 2021

Saliva Protects Your Teeth

By |2021-06-19T09:30:44-07:00August 3rd, 2021|Patient Education|Comments Off on Saliva Protects Your Teeth

Dental Benefits of Saliva A healthy flow, keeps you good to go! Saliva provides many benefits to teeth, which usually go unnoticed in a healthy mouth. However, the discomfort of chronic dry mouth (xerostomia) is impossible to ignore! If you experience this condition, contact our office today at (916) 683-3011. Saliva helps lubricate the teeth [...]

27 07, 2021

Gum Problems?

By |2021-06-19T09:29:12-07:00July 27th, 2021|Periodontal Dentistry|Comments Off on Gum Problems?

Gum Disease Treated Here! Find assistance in your fight with periodontal disease. For those that have it, gum disease is usually a continuing problem. Individuals may experience periods of healing, only to have flare-ups with increased inflammation, irritation, and bleeding gums. During your fight with gum disease, don't be scared or embarrassed to reach out [...]

20 07, 2021

Elderly Care For Teeth

By |2021-06-19T09:27:36-07:00July 20th, 2021|Preventative Dentistry|Comments Off on Elderly Care For Teeth

Excellent Oral Hygiene is Important For the Elderly So take the time to support and encourage older friends and family members. With elderly patients, it's more critical than ever to maintain good oral health, since they may already be dealing with damaged or decaying teeth. So, if you have an aging parent, relative, or friend, [...]

13 07, 2021

Food for Healthy Teeth

By |2021-06-19T09:26:02-07:00July 13th, 2021|Nutrition|Comments Off on Food for Healthy Teeth

Food and Drinks that Are Good For Teeth Nutrition from food is an essential part of oral health! As the old saying goes, "You are what you eat." The nutrition we obtain from food and drink significantly contributes to our health, and that includes your teeth as well. Some food can increase the risk for [...]