Category: Dental News

2015 Best Of Inland Empire Winner

While we pride ourselves on offering exceptional dental services to you and your entire family, we are always happy to hear that our patients are speaking loudly and clearly to our community, passing along the same information. We are pleased to announce that we are the recent recipients of a local award, making it onto a… Read more »

The Benefits of Cosmetic Fillings

Finding out that you have a cavity can send you into a tailspin. The idea of receiving a dental filling is not necessarily the most exciting thought, but what’s worse is your instant visualization of a darkened tooth. While you may know friends or relatives who have metal fillings, we offer a beautiful alternative at… Read more »

A Natural Toothache Reliever?

Developments from researchers at the University of Cambridge have the potential to revolutionize dental treatment in the future. Data states that research  conducted on a Peruvian rainforest plant showed pain killing properties. An anesthetic gel could potentially be made from the plant, and the gel may someday replace synthetic anesthetics and non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs. Dental… Read more »

How Smoking Works Against Dental Treatments

Your Oasis Family dentists’ number one priority is you. Above all else, they care about the oral health of their patients. That is why they affirm the cause behind the upcoming World No Tobacco Day on May 31st. The World Health Organization (WHO) has marked this date as World No Tobacco Day in order to educate… Read more »

Straight Teeth Do More Than Look Good

Sure, flashing a dazzling set of straight teeth makes for a great first and long-lasting impression. After all, people report a smile is the first thing they notice when meeting someone new. But straight teeth do more than just look good. From impacting your overall health to hitting your wallet, check out how straight pearly… Read more »

Obesity and Gum Disease Linked by Oakland General Dentist

The Woodcrest, CA dentists at Riverside Dental Group strongly believe in the oral-systemic connection; that your overall health and dental health are intertwined. February is National Heart Month, and obesity is an issue that can greatly impact your heart health. If you are significantly overweight, you join a growing number of people that make up about one-third… Read more »

Oral HPV Testing Explained By Temecula Dentists

If you are a woman you have quite possibly been tested for HPV (human papillomavirus) by your gynecologist. You may be surprised to know that the very same virus can be discovered through a pap smear, can also be found in your mouth. Approximately 20 million people in America are currently infected with HPV, and… Read more »