January 2020

Are You Facing Chemotherapy?

By |2019-11-20T10:35:25-08:00January 21st, 2020|Education|

Tell Your Dentist Before Starting Chemotherapy Anyone facing cancer therapy already knows that chemotherapy is tough to go through. Treatment of cancer is a serious response to a severe condition. What they may not know is that a dental appointment scheduled at least two weeks before treatment begins can reduce [...]

Alcohol and Your Teeth

By |2019-11-20T10:15:05-08:00January 14th, 2020|Nutrition|

What are the Effects on Teeth? Dentally speaking, is drinking alcohol a good thing or a bad thing for your teeth and gums? As with everything alcohol-related, there are positives and negatives. On the one hand, a mixer-free shot of vodka is probably less hazardous than caramel candies, which coat [...]

Mouthwash FAQs

By |2019-11-20T08:59:17-08:00January 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Common Questions About Mouthwash Whether it's to mask bad breath, fight cavities, or prevent the buildup of plaque, the sticky material that contains germs and can lead to oral diseases, mouthwash serves a variety of purposes. Or so we think. Though they may leave your mouth with a clean, fresh [...]

December 2019

Dental X-ray FAQs

By |2019-11-20T08:32:37-08:00December 24th, 2019|Preventative|

All You Wanted to Know About The X-ray Why do I need an X-ray? An X-ray, or radiographic examination, provides us with an important preventative tool. It shows the condition of your teeth, its roots, jaw placement, and the overall composition of your facial bones. X-rays can help determine the [...]

Medicine & Your Mouth

By |2019-11-20T04:53:26-08:00December 3rd, 2019|Education|

The medicine you take for one physical disorder may literally rot your teeth. This fact is one of many reasons we need to know your medical history and current treatments. This Medicine, For Instance... Chewable vitamin C supplements are a good idea for a lot of people, but check your [...]

November 2019

Treating Halitosis

By |2019-11-18T23:34:10-08:00November 19th, 2019|Restorative|

Whether you call it dragon breath, morning breath, or halitosis, having bad breath is embarrassing. It can also be a sign of poor oral hygiene, periodontal disease, digestive problems, and even sinus trouble. And all the mouthwashes and breath fresheners in the world won't solve the problem. A simple visit [...]