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Gingivitis is Not Inevitable: Learn 3 Ways to Help Prevent It

July 16, 2018

Gingivitis is Not Inevitable: Learn 3 Ways to Help Prevent It

No one wants to get gum disease yet millions of people across the country have it. In its beginning stage, it is known as gingivitis and is relatively easy to avoid and to treat. However, if gingivitis is gone untreated it can turn into full-on gum disease, which has been linked to many health issues in addition to the havoc it can wreck on the gums and teeth.

If you want to avoid getting gum disease then you will be glad to learn that there are really just…


Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

July 16, 2018

Get Answers to Your Most Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canals

It’s common for a person to have a feeling about root canals rather than knowing the facts. For example, they may think that root canals are painful and expensive. They may think that they take hours. The good news is that root canals now take much less time than they used to. Keep on reading to find out if your questions are answered about root canals. If they are not, or if you are ready to set up an appointment, then contact .

What is a…


5 Foods That Are Better for Your Teeth Than You Probably Realize

July 6, 2018

5 Foods That Are Better for Your Teeth Than You Probably Realize

It is essential to take good care of your teeth and part of that is brushing and flossing. However, many people don’t realize how much the foods they eat can affect their oral health. Today we are here to explain five foods that may be better for your teeth and gums than you realize. Remember to contact if you are in need of a dental exam.

  1. Cheese
  2. There may be other health reasons you choose to avoid cheese but taking care of your oral health should not…


Looking to Boost Your Oral Health? You May Want to Avoid These Foods

July 4, 2018

Looking to Boost Your Oral Health? You May Want to Avoid These Foods

We have told our patients about some foods that can help them improve their oral health. It is important to also remember that there are foods that can result in poorer oral health. Keep reading to learn what they are and if you decide it is time for you to see your dentist for a cleaning and exam, contact and we will get you set up.

Avoid sour candies

Of course, you know that sugar is an issue. It is…


Will You Need Your Teeth X-Rayed at Your Next Dental Exam?

July 2, 2018

Will You Need Your Teeth X-Rayed at Your Next Dental Exam?

Though it’s much easier and safer than it was in years past, having your teeth x-rayed is still not a bundle of fun. However, it may be part of your next dental visit. You do not necessarily need x-rays on every visit but there are a few situations in which it is likely. To find out for sure, contact and when you set up your appointment, ask us if your appointment is likely to include x-rays. Otherwise, read on to learn some of the…


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.

Using…


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…