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5 Reasons to Floss Your Teeth Every Single Day

December 8, 2017

5 Reasons to Floss Your Teeth Every Single Day

Most people have been told time and time again that they need to brush and floss every day. In fact, most of us have been hearing this since we were children. By the time we reach adulthood, we typically know that it’s actually better to brush twice a day. Most adults get used to this but far fewer floss on a daily basis.

At , we want our patients to know not just that they should floss but why they should floss. Read on to learn five reasons that it really pays to follow a…


Dental Care Tips for the Holiday Season

December 6, 2017

Dental Care Tips for the Holiday Season

There’s a lot to love about the holiday season but there are some things to keep an eye on, too. For example, taking care of your teeth. Beginning with Halloween and going through the first of the year, the holidays can be a wonderful thing for those with a sweet tooth. From pies at Thanksgiving to candy at Halloween, and Christmas cookies and everything in your stocking – there’s no shortage of sweet!

No matter how much you love sweets, it’s important to know that plaque loves those sweets even more than you do. Plaque builds up every day, but…


Root Canals and Pain: Is It as Bad as You’re Imagining?

December 2, 2017

Root Canals and Pain: Is It as Bad as You’re Imagining?For many people, the idea of a root canal immediately brings up fear. Most people don’t know the specifics of the procedure, but they often associate root canal therapy with pain. The truth is that a root canal can feel uncomfortable, it’s not as painful as you’ve heard. Learn more about the process of a root canal and then reach out to to make an appointment for gentle dental care.

Root canals actually get rid of pain

Though many people associate a root control with…


4 Reasons Dental Implants May Be Worth the Cost for You

November 25, 2017

4 Reasons Dental Implants May Be Worth the Cost for YouIf you’ve lost a tooth as an adult then you know what a pain it can be. Sure, you have gap in your mouth that can embarrass you, but when you lose a tooth the exposed root can be incredibly painful. There are several ways to treat this issue but the most effective option is getting a dental implant. That said, it’s also true that it’s not the cheapest option.

This is why we want you to carefully consider the option. With the extra cost compared to other…


Are Dental Implants a Realistic Treatment for Gum Disease?

November 23, 2017

Are Dental Implants a Realistic Treatment for Gum Disease?Gum disease may start out as a minor issue but it can turn into a painful and frustrating problem. There are actually two different types of gum disease. The first is gingivitis, which you can think of as the beginnings of a more serious type of gum disease, called periodontitis. However, either type – gingivitis or periodontitis – can result in side effects that affect your daily life.

One of the most serious side effects of periodontitis is tooth loss. if you’ve gotten to that stage of gum disease and have lost teeth…


Ever Wondered How to Get a Better Smile? Check Out These 3 Procedures Celebrities Get

November 21, 2017

Ever Wondered How to Get a Better Smile? Check Out These 3 Procedures Celebrities Get When you think of Hollywood, cosmetic procedures may be one of the first things you think of. That said, how often do you think of cosmetic dentistry? Those perfect smiles on celebrities are rarely natural – they’re the result of a huge industry in cosmetic dentistry that can improve more than just the smile of a celebrity – it can improve your smile.

How important is a nice smile?

Having a smile you’re proud of is more important than…


Are You Looking for a New Los Angeles Dentist? Follow These 4 Steps

November 17, 2017

Are You Looking for a New Los Angeles Dentist? Follow These 4 StepsIt used to be that essentially the only way to find a new dentist was to ask a friend or family member for a recommendation. In some cases, people simply chose the office that was closest to their home or work. Today, there are many more options and a lot more information available about Los Angeles dentists.

While the influx of options and information is a good thing overall, it can be hard to know where to look and what to look for….


Got Bad Breath? Follow These 5 Tips to Get Rid of It

November 15, 2017

Got Bad Breath? Follow These 5 Tips to Get Rid of ItNo one wants to deal with bad breath. Most people who have it pop mints, chew gum, or gargle with mouthwash to try and get rid of it. Unfortunately, those methods aren’t usually effective and even if they are, they only last for a few minutes. Read on to learn more about how you can get rid of bad breath at its root.

  1. Brush your teeth at least twice a day
  2. Most people brush their teeth at least once a day. At , we find that people are most…


Natural Remedies to Treat Gum Disease: Do They Work?

November 13, 2017

Natural Remedies to Treat Gum Disease: Do They Work?

Gum disease is more prevalent in the United States than many people believe. In fact, recent studies have shown at almost half of adults in this country have some form of periodontal disease. The easiest way to treat gum disease is to prevent it from happening at all. This can be done by visiting your dentist regularly, brushing at least twice a day, and flossing daily.

However, once you have it, the only way to truly treat it is to work with the professionals. That said, there are some natural remedies that…


Your Nighttime Tooth Brushing Ritual: How Important Is It?

November 11, 2017

Your Nighttime Tooth Brushing Ritual: How Important Is It?Everyone knows that they should brush their teeth before they go to bed. Most people forget every once in a while, but the real problem happens when they miss night after night. Some people wonder: Do I really need to make sure I’m brushing every night? At , we can’t stress enough how important it is to have good oral care at home – especially at night.

We wanted to make sure that our patient know not just that it’s important but why it’s important. Keep reading to learn…