With Thanksgiving coming up, there are probably a million things you can be thankful for. While many of these may include things like family, friends, and good health, you won’t want to forget about your smile. After all, your pearly whites are the very ones allowing you to enjoy your favorite delicious holiday meals. To show your appreciation, here are four oral health tips for taking care of your smile during the festivities.(more…)
November 14, 2023
October 7, 2023
Halloween doesn’t feel complete without a spooky story or two, and this time of year even people who aren’t ordinarily all that interested in horror can’t seem to resist.
Despite what many may think, dentists aren’t normally trying to scare their patients. After all, the more unpleasant the experience someone has in their office, the less likely that they’ll come back. However, in the spirit of the Halloween season, you might want to hear some of the scarier stats you won’t normally get from dentists. Here are a few examples.
September 8, 2023
The World Health Organization estimates that 80 percent of all adults will experience some degree of gum disease in their lives. Whether it’s redness, inflammation, or bleeding gum tissue, you might have some of the symptoms of periodontal disease and never make the connection.
To learn facts about the real impact of the disease, and how it affects so many people, continue scrolling.(more…)
August 11, 2023
By the end of summer, parents are in a rush to get their kids ready for school. This means getting everything squared away: acquiring all of the supplies, handling immunizations, and all the works. But with all the necessary focus on setting children up to pass their math and English exams, worrying about them acing their dental exams can fall by the wayside. Here’s what you need to know about keeping your kid on top of oral hygiene and ahead of tooth decay as they prepare to kick-off the new school year.(more…)
July 13, 2023
Everyone looks forward to a good summer getaway, but few think about what to do if a dental emergency strikes while on the road or traveling. You’d hate to be in a position like having a dislodged tooth with no idea where you could get it reimplanted or developing a vicious toothache and not knowing where to get care. In the interest of keeping everyone’s vacation as fun as possible, here are some tips on how to be prepared for a dental crisis during your summer excursion.(more…)
June 8, 2023
To date, more than 12 million patients have chosen to straighten their teeth with Invisalign. Between the see-through aligners and the fact that you can remove them at any time, you might even be considering this orthodontic treatment for yourself. If that’s the case, then you’ll be happy to know that summer is a great time to start Invisalign. Here’s why!(more…)
May 18, 2023
With May nearly over, Summer has truly arrived. The weather is warming, schools are letting out, and this season’s blockbusters are getting released. Chances are thus good that you’re ready for a trip. Even so, there’s one more thing you should do first. Namely, make sure to see a dentist before summer vacation. This dental visit would make your fun in the sun all the sweeter. If you’d like to learn why, your Anaheim dentist will explain. To that end, here are four big benefits of a pre-vacation dental checkup.(more…)
April 20, 2023
Are you contemplating how to make the most of your tax refund this season? One option to consider is investing in your smile and prioritizing your oral health. Allocating your tax refund towards dental care can bring about a range of benefits, from improving your overall well-being to enhancing your self-confidence. Keep reading as we discuss four reasons why putting your tax refund toward dental care is a good idea.(more…)