Add Mouthwash to Your Oral Health Routine

Have you thought to add mouthwash to your oral health routine? If not, you should consider the benefits. Having mouthwash as part of your oral health routine is essential to keeping your smile in tip-top shape and healthy. Mouthwash can reach areas that your toothbrush or dental floss cannot touch.... Read more »

A Dental Crown Restoration Can Treat a Fractured Tooth

Your teeth are intended to be hard enough to bite and break down food throughout the course of your life. However, there are still some things that can exceed the strength of your tooth enamel and create a dental fracture. The fracture could come from an athletic injury, grinding your... Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Replace the Loss of a Knocked-Out Tooth

In most situations resulting in a knocked-out tooth, the resulting damage to the area is too severe to save the tooth, leading to its total loss. Sometimes, the best treatment option to prevent further dental complications is to remove all tooth and root remnants and consider your tooth replacement options.... Read more »

Don’t Ignore a Dental Crown That Feels Loose

When your dental crown is first applied, your dentist uses a strong dental adhesive to seal the crown to its abutment tooth and create a strong anchor that is intended to last through several years of use. However, if you experience oral trauma or have poor oral hygiene, the bond of... Read more »

The Relationship Between Oral Health and Cavities

We encourage you to take steps to prevent the development of cavities before they impede the health of your teeth. By being informed of the relationship between oral health and cavities, you can optimize the health of your smile. Cavities develop when oral bacteria mingles with sugar from food and... Read more »

Are You Familiar With Root Canal Therapy?

If an injured or decayed tooth has resulted in the tooth pulp in the center of the tooth becomes infected, the end result could be the death of the tooth if it doesn’t receive treatment. In this case, root canal therapy may be the best possible course of action. Our... Read more »

Four Smile-Changing Functions of Laser Dentistry

While you may have heard of laser dentistry, there may be some uses of a dental laser that you haven’t considered. Laser dentistry is very versatile--in fact, we would like to present four important functions that a dental laser performs to improve your smile: 1. Dental lasers can treat cold... Read more »

Maintaining Top-Notch Oral Health During the Holiday Season

Holidays usually mean candy canes, pies, and other yummy stocking stuffers; however, it can also mean an increase in decay-producing bacteria from sugar and acid, for both children and adults. Read on to learn how you can reduce the chances of cavities and keep your oral health in tiptop shape:... Read more »

Why Root Canal Therapy Is Sometimes Needed

Root canal therapy was created to save dying teeth. Without root canal therapy, an infected tooth would likely have to be extracted. Read on to learn why root canal therapy may be needed. - A root canal treatment is designed to extract the pulp, or innermost tissues of a tooth,... Read more »

What to Expect After Dental Filling Treatment

Are you about to repair a tooth with a dental filling in Foothill Ranch, California? If so, good for you! You’re on your way toward a strong and healthy tooth once again. The treatment should be simple and fast. When you’re done, you might feel a little numb in the... Read more »