Category: Oasis Family Dentistry

Is Orthodontics For You?

You may wonder to yourself about orthodontic care, worrying that it is for one particular type of smile concern. We understand that the tendency to worry you don’t qualify for a certain type of care (especially something you really want) is a normal outlook. However, we would like to reassure you that since orthodontics is a field of… Read more »

Cosmetic Dentistry: Know Your Treatments

How well have you gotten to know the cosmetic dentistry treatments we offer? Do you feel like you have a surface level understanding of the facts? Or, do you think you’ve become quite familiar with what’s going on with each of them, as you are able to explain the materials used, the care involved, how… Read more »

Your Temecula Dentist’s Prevention Quiz: Do I Qualify?

You might suddenly have a thought about your smile, particularly if it has been a while since your last dental care visit. “Do I qualify for preventive dentistry?” you might think to yourself. Your Temecula dentist understands that when your smile isn’t in the best of health or when you have been away from a… Read more »

Your Temecula Dentist Explains: Toothpaste Amount

It stands to reason that using as much toothpaste as you can should yield the best results, right? Unfortunately, this is not the case. In fact, there are some oral health consequences that can come with the decision to use way too much toothpaste. As with most dental hygiene guidelines, your Temecula dentist encourages you to… Read more »

Your Temecula Dentist Talks: Whitening Your Smile

When it comes to teeth whitening, your Temecula dentist has some interesting information to share with you. First, it’s important that you understand something commonly misunderstood: Whitening your teeth is not something that you can figure out and administer all on your own. If you’re thinking about choosing over-the-counter (OTC) options, we suggest you think again!… Read more »

Your Temecula Dentist Quizzes You: Oral Health Concerns

Do you know the difference between how we classify a cavity and how we categorize TMJ disorder or sleep apnea? Are you aware that some of these issues are the result of avoiding consistent dental hygiene, while others can occur as the result of multiple underlying issues (like daily stress or anxiety) or other factors? Your Temecula… Read more »

Your Temecula Dentist Talks: Recognizing Cavities

A question we receive quite often is, “How will I know if I have a cavity?” The answer to this inquiry is more multifaceted than you might imagine. Rather than making the assumption that you will immediately feel a cavity or have a sense that something is wrong with your tooth, we encourage you to… Read more »