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Dental Emergencies Aren’t Inevitable: Learn How to Prevent Against Them

December 29, 2017

 Dental Emergencies Aren’t Inevitable: Learn How to Prevent Against Them

Keeping your teeth and gums healthy is more important than many people think: Doing so can actually improve your overall health. While some people believe that dental emergencies are simply a part of life, the reality is that there are a few steps you can take to avoid them. Learn what they are and then reach out to if it’s time for you to make a dental appointment.

Brush your teeth twice a day

We know, we know – you’ve been hearing this your entire life. That may be…


Dental X-Rays Are Nothing to Be Afraid Of: Learn How They Can Help You

December 27, 2017

Dental X-Rays Are Nothing to Be Afraid Of: Learn How They Can Help You

Dental x-rays are one part of the dentist’s total tool kit to keep your teeth healthy and beautiful. At to schedule a…


Do You Believe Any of These Commonly Held Myths About Gum Disease?

December 25, 2017

Do You Believe Any of These Commonly Held Myths About Gum Disease?

Most people have heard of gum disease and know that it can be a serious issue. However, a lot of people hold certain beliefs about gum disease that simply aren’t true. At if you need to make an appointment.

Myth: Gum disease always comes with cavities

Too often, patients think that since…


5 Things You Can Do Today to Improve the Health of Your Teeth

December 20, 2017

5 Things You Can Do Today to Improve the Health of Your Teeth

If you’re like most people, then you’ve been hearing for your entire life that oral hygiene is essential. This is 100% true and there are many reasons it’s so important. Yes, it keeps your smile beautiful, but it can also reduce bad breath, lower the chances that you’ll have a dental emergency, and improve your overall health. Here are five simple things you can do today that will get you started toward good oral health. Read on and then reach out to with any…


Are Your Gums Bleeding? These Are the Most Likely Reasons

December 18, 2017

Are Your Gums Bleeding? These Are the Most Likely Reasons

Noticing your gums bleeding while you’re brushing can be alarming. The reality is that it’s never a good sign but it can mean a number of things, depending on your lifestyle and your gum health. Read on to get some ideas of potential reasons your gums could be bleeding. Then reach out to to schedule an appointment for a dental exam to find out for sure.

You could have gum disease

The most likely reason that your gums are bleeding is that you have Read More


Common Signs That You Have At Least One Cavity

December 16, 2017

Common Signs That You Have At Least One Cavity

Cavities can be caused by numerous factors. For example, if you don’t brush your teeth regularly, or if you eat a lot of candy or drink sugary beverages, then you’ll be more likely to have a cavity – and you’d be in good company. About nine out of ten adults will have a cavity in their lifetime. That doesn’t mean you can’t avoid them though – just be sure you’re brushing and flossing at least twice a day and avoid sugar when possible.

While not getting a cavity in the first…


Do You Have a Cracked Tooth? Important Signs You May Be Overlooking

December 15, 2017

Do You Have a Cracked Tooth? Important Signs You May Be Overlooking

Many people assume that if they had a cracked tooth, they’d know. The picture that accompanies this blog is a clear sign of a cracked tooth: The person has a front tooth that’s visibly cracked. However, this is not always – or even often – the situation. Many people don’t realize that their tooth pain is a sign of a cracked tooth. Read on to learn more about the signs and symptoms of a cracked tooth. If you think you’re in danger, reach out to …


Sleep Apnea is Not a Condition to Ignore: Learn the Symptoms and the Signs

December 13, 2017

Sleep Apnea is Not a Condition to Ignore: Learn the Symptoms and the SignsThousands if not millions of Americans have sleep apnea and yet many don’t realize it. It’s common for a person suffering from this condition to know that they don’t feel well and to know about the symptoms they have – the just may not know the cause of these symptoms. If you’re concerned that you may have sleep apnea, read on to learn about the symptoms and signs. Then make an appointment with a California dentist by calling .

Signs…


Treat Yourself in the New Year: 4 Cosmetic Options to Improve Your Teeth

December 11, 2017

Treat Yourself in the New Year: 4 Cosmetic Options to Improve Your TeethIf you’re like many people, you’ve often dreamed of having the perfect smile. You’ve imagined how confident you’d feel and how much you’d smile. You’ve imagined how free you’d be to express yourself without fear of drawing attention to a smile you think is less than perfect. At , we work hard to help our clients keep their teeth healthy and in good shape. We can also help your teeth look great too. Read on to learn more about our cosmetic dentistry…


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…