If you have ever experienced a child shedding tears over having to brush his or her teeth, you know that dental hygiene isn’t always a fun experience for younger brushers. Well – it’s not always fun for adults either! The good news is that your children’s dentist has some suggestions for making hygiene time a little bit more enjoyable for everyone involved. Consider a little helpful advice, so keeping your family’s smiles healthy is something you look forward to.
In many cases, we can address your esthetic concerns about your smile with cosmetic dentistry. Whether you wish to cover up little cracks, address minor spacing, improve the shade of your smile to a much whiter version, or improve tooth length – possibly all at once – we can accommodate your wishes. However, there are times when the things you dislike about the way your smile looks are associated with a more complex oral issue. Fortunately, this never means you are without an option. It just means that you may need to step outside of the bounds of strict cosmetic care to achieve your goals. Learn more.
It’s that time again! Time to become more familiar with our close-knit community we have here as a dental practice. Keep in mind that thanks to how much we enjoy spending time with each other, we are consistently collaborating on ways to make your experience in maintaining your smile the best that it can be. As a result, you can enjoy your time with our team, too. If you’re interested in beginning care with a new practice (or if it’s been a while since your last appointment), give us a call! Then, take a moment to meet Tina Wuetcher, one of our dental hygienists who has been working with us for 30 years!
Do you know how to differentiate between when something is wrong with your gum health and when you’re dealing with a cosmetic concern? Are you certain about gum disease symptoms, what to look for, and when to give us a call? First, your Temecula dentist wants to remind you that we are always happy to schedule a visit for you if something looks or feels wrong. As for the specifics regarding your gum health – see how much you know with an explanatory quiz.
Are you wondering whether you should go ahead and splurge on the electric toothbrush you have been eyeing, researching, and for which you have read what seems like thousands of reviews? When it comes to making an investment on a dental hygiene instrument, you’d like to think you’re making a wise choice, of course, instead of tossing your dollars out the window. As a result, your Riverside dentist would like to discuss the benefits of electric brushes and why your investment can be made with a smile.
Your Moreno Valley dentist wonders how well you know the role that fluoride plays in your oral health. Are you certain about what you need to do to take it in or whether you need to be careful regarding the amount? This is a topic that can be tricky for many patients, often because they attempt to self-monitor and evaluate their smiles on their own. Discover a little bit more (and take our reminder to keep up with preventive dentistry) with a fun little quiz.
Have you been wondering about your nightly bouts with sleep apnea and whether sleep apnea treatment is sufficient on its own? If so, we are happy to share some helpful information with you. As a matter of fact, the success of your treatment is going to rely in part on your consistency of use – and also on your commitment to making lifestyle choices that support treatment (rather than working against it). Don’t worry – we are happy to explain.