San Diego Preventative Care

January 23, 2020
Why Do I Have Bad Breath?

Why Do I Have Bad Breath?

Almost everyone wakes up with bad breath (also known as morning breath) but the smell tends to vanish after brushing and flossing. However, many people […]
November 19, 2019
The Link Between Oral Health and Diabetes

Why Eating Fruits and Vegetables is Good for Oral Health

Tooth decay is a common issue that millions of Americans face every year and is a byproduct of overconsuming sugary and starchy foods. When sugar […]
November 14, 2019
Which Kind of Floss Is the Best for You?

How to Remove and Prevent Plaque Buildup

Plaque usually forms on the teeth after people consume sugary and starchy foods. It’s a sticky, colorless substance filled with bacteria that creates acids known […]
October 22, 2019
Identifying and Eliminating Dental Plaque

Tooth Erosion: Causes, Signs, and Prevention

Tooth enamel is the toughest exterior in the human body, despite being a thin outer layer that’s designed to protect the tooth. Because there are […]
October 17, 2019
Dentist-Developed Dental Checklist for Kids

Teething: Symptoms and Soothing Tips

When babies begin the teething process, the experience is often just as stressful and painful for parents. Listening to babies cry from discomfort can cause […]
September 4, 2019
Foods and Drinks that Harmful to Oral Health

Foods and Drinks that Harmful to Oral Health

Food plays an enormous role in the maintenance of healthy teeth and gums. Even though certain foods may be delicious, if overconsumed those foods can […]
July 10, 2019
Why Sharing Toothbrushes is a Bad Idea

Why Sharing Toothbrushes is a Bad Idea

Maintaining good oral hygiene is essential to keeping the teeth and gums healthy for a lifetime. There are some specific actions that must be avoided […]
June 5, 2019
Teeth Staining FAQ

Causes of Tooth Discoloration

As time progresses, it’s natural and sometimes inevitable for teeth to darken depending on certain lifestyles. Understanding why teeth darken and how to prevent them […]
May 31, 2019
Is Having Straight Teeth Necessary?

The Importance of Maintaining Healthy Gums

After years of study, researchers have concluded that unhealthy gums can lead to other medical complications throughout the body. For example, those suffering from gum […]
May 4, 2019
Will I Get Dry Socket If I Have a Tooth Pulled?

Sensitive Teeth: Causes and Treatment

Those suffering from sensitive teeth may experience painful discomfort while eating ice cream or drinking a hot drink. Brushing and flossing can also be uncomfortable […]