Although most look very similar, not all toothbrushes are the same. Different styles and types are designed to tackle different oral health concerns. However, with so many options available, how do you know which toothbrush is right for you? Read on as your Huntington Beach dentist answers all your questions about choosing the toothbrush that’s best for your unique dental care needs.
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April 16, 2020
February 6, 2020
Since February is Children’s Dental Health Month, dentists across the country are encouraging parents and patients to establish good oral hygiene habits at home. Why? Because preventive care provided by dental professionals simply isn’t enough. If the desire is for your little one to maintain a radiant and healthy smile all-year-round, proper steps must be taken in-between their six-month dental checkups. To help you better understand what you can do to help the youngest smile in your family remain decay and disease-free, hear from a children’s dentist in Huntington Beach as they sound off on ways to make oral hygiene fun.
January 3, 2020
Researchers estimate that less than 10% of people who make New Year’s resolutions actually stick to them, but one strategy that’s been found to help is making realistic, attainable goals. This year, why not focus on 4 “mini-resolutions” that will improve your oral health (and overall well-being) in 2020? You’ll have a healthier smile and more self-confidence and also need less major work from a dentist in Huntington Beach. And with the 4 strategies below, your resolutions will be easier than ever this year.
December 6, 2019
After investing in replacing your missing teeth, there’s nothing more discouraging than failed dental implants in Huntington Beach. Although this happens very rarely, it’s better to be prepared and act quickly to save your new teeth than be swept up in the panic of the moment you first realize your implants are loose. Read on to learn how to spot the signs of implant failure early and what your dentist can do to help. (more…)
April 10, 2019
You’re engaged in a conversation with a person when, all of a sudden, he or she backs away from you. This leaves you puzzled, wondering, “Is it because of the smell of my breath?” You can’t think of anything much more embarrassing to happen, so you want to protect yourself. Here is how visiting your dentist for dental checkups in Huntington Beach can make a huge impact.
March 31, 2019
You don’t have to be a movie buff to know that 3-D imaging is popular these days. What you may not know is that the same type of technology that makes images leap off the screen also helps your dentist in Huntington Beach to provide better care. Not only that, but modern imaging methods use only a fraction of the radiation required by old-fashioned 2-D X-rays. The result is not only a more comfortable treatment experience but better patient outcomes.
February 6, 2019
Gum disease—not exactly a hot topic, but one worth discussing, especially now during Gum Disease Awareness Month. Did you know that up to 85 percent of Americans have one stage or another of gum disease and many don’t even know they have this bacterial infection? Gum disease isn’t only a problem in your mouth, but it could create health problems throughout the body. Fortunately, gum disease therapy in Huntington Beach can stop the advance of the disease and reverse the effects. Continue reading to learn more about gum health and therapy methods.
December 21, 2018
Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Consider teeth whitening in Huntington Beach. A single professional cleaning can last for a year or longer. Plus, teeth whitening can boost self-confidence and even help the recipient’s personal, professional, and social life. What better way to brighten not only someone’s day but their entire 2019?
November 4, 2018
If you have dental insurance, then you receive benefits in the form of coverage for various dental work. Each year, billions of dollars in benefits are wasted because they are unused. These benefits don’t roll over after December 31st, so if you haven’t used them before then, they will be gone forever. Keep reading to learn why it’s important to use your benefits before the end of the year with your dentist in Huntington Beach.
October 10, 2018
As an adult with permanent teeth, the last thing you want to endure is a tooth loss or damage to one of your digits. Still, accidents happen. Thus, if one of your teeth is damaged to the degree that your normal oral function is hindered, and you experience bleeding or intense pain, then you have a dental emergency on your hands. How should you respond to dental trauma? Your emergency dentist in Huntington Beach provides the answers you need!