April 15, 2020
While scientists are still trying to find out why two similar people who become infected with COVID-19 can have very different outcomes, we want to concentrate on what we know to help fight it.
We know that weakened immune system can leave us more vulnerable to infections from the new coronavirus to the common cold.
There are many factors that have effect on our body’s ability to fight disease.
Comments Off on Building Immunity to Fight Viral Threat
April 2, 2020
Do you have a single missing tooth that needs to be replaced? A traditional fixed bridge might be something you are contemplating as a possible solution to restore your smile, but have you considered allowing your dentist to place a dental implant? Do you know about the benefits it can provide that alternative methods can’t? Before you agree to this type of treatment, there’s a lot you should know. If you’re unsure where to start, let us help by recommending four questions you should ask before deciding whether to move forward with dental implants or not.
Comments Off on Learn Which Questions to Ask Before Getting Dental Implants
December 10, 2019
Dental anxiety exists and is more common than you think. About 20% of Americans have some form of it.
Why is the fear of the dentist in Alhambra one of the most common and some people experience it to the degree that they avoid going to the dentist at all cost?
Comments Off on How to Beat Dental Fear
October 16, 2019
What are dental implants?
Dental implants are titanium posts that are planted in the
bone of the jaw. Because titanium naturally works in harmony with bone, this
allows new cells to grow and adhere to the surface of the dental implant. This
unique ability allows the bone and implant to fuse together, creating a strong,
Implants are permanent, strong and esthetic solutions for
What is a bone graft?
It is a procedure to build the bone in the area of the
missing tooth in order to make it strong enough to create a solid base for the
Comments Off on Is a Bone Graft Always Necessary Before Dental Implants?
July 25, 2019
Does drinking wine make my teeth sensitive?
It could. Wine can cause erosion of the protective layer of
How does Enamel protect your teeth?
Enamel is kind of like an eggshell. It’s the hardest
substance in our body and protects the softer part of the tooth inside.
What is Tooth Erosion?
However, decades of biting, chewing, crunching, and
clenching starting to cause irreparable damage. Enamel can be chipped or
cracked. Unlike bone, it can’t grow back on its own.
Our mouth is constantly consuming something throughout the
day. Frequent exposure to acids (foods, sports drink, and juices) can lead this
hard strong layer of the teeth to erode, make it thinner or missing completely
in some areas.
Teeth with damaged enamel can react to heat or cold. Eating
ice cream or sipping hot coffee can be a pain, or at least unpleasant.
Comments Off on 6 Factors That Cause Teeth Sensitivity