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Are You Guilty of Any of These Four Habits That Can Injure Your Teeth?

June 29, 2018

Are You Guilty of Any of These Four Habits That Can Injure Your Teeth?

You would be hard pressed to find anyone who says that they do not want healthy teeth, yet people do things that injure their teeth every day. In some cases, they simply don’t realize the harm they are doing. At we are never in the business of judging people’s life choices. However, we do believe that our clients should know all the information before they make a choice. Read on to learn about four common habits that can deteriorate the health of teeth.

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4 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures That Make a Big Difference but Are Nearly Invisible

June 27, 2018

4 Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures That Make a Big Difference but Are Nearly Invisible

Some people are pleased with a perfect smile but for the rest of us, cosmetic dentistry can help us get there. That said, some people are worried about procedures that will make their smile worse while working to make it better. The good news is that there are several options today that can help your smile either look better instantly or can hide the work while it’s being done. Read on to learn more and then reach out to to make an…


Is That Pain in Your Tooth a Cavity? Learn How to Tell

June 25, 2018

Is That Pain in Your Tooth a Cavity? Learn How to Tell

Depending on the level of pain, a toothache can be one of the most difficult things to deal with. It can make it impossible to concentrate, impossible to sleep, and much more likely for you to be in a bad mood. One of the most common causes of sharp pain in the tooth is a cavity but it is not the only possible sign. There are some other signs you can look for if you want more clarity that it may be a cavity. Of course, your best…


3 Conditions That May Necessitate a Special Toothpaste

June 22, 2018

3 Conditions That May Necessitate a Special Toothpaste

When you visit the grocery store and look at the toothpaste aisle, you may be a little overwhelmed. With so many options, which one is right for you? Do you need just a basic toothpaste or do you need a more expensive, specialty toothpaste? The reality is that if you do not have dental issues then you do not need a specialty toothpaste.

If you are not sure if you should get a specialty toothpaste, you can always schedule a cleaning and exam and we will be happy to offer advice on the…


4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Family Dentist in California

June 20, 2018

4 Things to Consider When Choosing a Family Dentist in California

As a parent you have many jobs. You must look after the health and well-being of your child, which includes their oral health. Many parents who are choosing a family dentist for the first time aren’t sure of what exactly they should be looking for. At we are always happy to answer any specific questions you may have. In the meantime, keep reading to find out more about the factors you may want to consider when choosing a family dentist.

  1. Choose a dentist who will educate your child
  2. You…


You Can Prevent and Reduce Plaque: 4 Ideas to Help Improve Your Oral Health

June 18, 2018

You Can Prevent and Reduce Plaque: 4 Ideas to Help Improve Your Oral HealthEveryone can get plaque on their teeth but kids are especially susceptible to it. This is partially due to the fact that kids love candy and snacks, and partially due to the fact that bacteria can build up and harden more easily on their teeth. When plaque is present, it ruins the enamel of the tooth. Remember that the enamel is the protective outer layer of the tooth. If there isn’t enough enamel, then tooth decay is more likely and the bones in the jaw can…


The Good and Bad of Diet: What Foods Affect the Health of Your Teeth?

June 15, 2018

The Good and Bad of Diet: What Foods Affect the Health of Your Teeth?

There are many reasons to carefully consider what you eat. Even if you are not trying to lose weight or treat a particular ailment with the foods you eat, there are some really important reasons to think long and hard about what you are eating. In fact, you may not even know that your diet can have a big impact on the health of your teeth.

The foods you eat and the beverages you drink can affect not just the way your teeth look but…


Daily Flossing Can Make a Bigger Difference to Your Health Than You May Think

June 13, 2018

Daily Flossing Can Make a Bigger Difference to Your Health Than You May Think

It is not surprising to people that they should brush their teeth at least twice a day. This has often been discussed time and time again by the time a person becomes an adult. Most people are also not surprised to be told that they should visit their dentist for an exam and cleaning every six months. However, people are sometimes surprised not by the fact that they are supposed to floss but when they learn what a huge difference…


Are You Dealing with Yellow Teeth? 3 Possible Reasons

June 11, 2018

Are You Dealing with Yellow Teeth? 3 Possible Reasons

Some people assume that having yellow teeth is simply a part of life. Others take advantage of teeth whitening and other cosmetic dentistry options. We can help with either option but we also believe it is important to let our patients know why their teeth may be turning yellow. Read on to learn more about them and then reach out to if you are interested in learning more about cosmetic dentistry.

  1. It may simply be a sign of your age
  2. Like it or not, as we…


5 Potential Reasons Your Tooth Hurts and What to Do About It

June 7, 2018

5 Potential Reasons Your Tooth Hurts and What to Do About It

Your tooth can begin to hurt suddenly or it can start with a light ache that gets worse over time. No matter which extreme you’re at – or if you’re somewhere in the middle – there’s nothing good about a toothache. We always suggest visiting a California dentist as soon as possible. In the meantime, consider five possible reasons you are experiencing a toothache.

  1. Your tooth is decaying
  2. This is the most common reason for a person to experience a toothache. If your tooth enamel has…