There’s treating your smile problems … and then there’s masking them. Are you certain about which one you’re engaging in? Sometimes, it’s easy to think that what we’re doing for our oral health or our smile issues counts as making them better but in reality, you may actually just be taking steps to make yourself feel better in the moment, to cover up an issue, and more, all of which equate to masking or hiding them. Fortunately, our Cerritos, CA dental practice can help you identify examples, as we explain how we can actually solve the basis for the worry with dental care instead!
Wisdom teeth! They can become quite tricky as they grow in and they are also commonly very tricky for patients to fully understand. They seem like nuisances that generally require wisdom teeth removal. However, you may find yourself wondering: Do they always require removal…or only sometimes? To help with this and other similarly asked questions, our Cerritos, CA team is on the scene with the smile-protective details you’d really like to know more about! Ready for even more information about your own teeth? Schedule a visit!
There are ways to make little improvements to your smile. There are ways to find out more about what’s going on with your smile, too! In addition, there are even ways to completely transform your smile for the better! If it’s the last of that list that you’re thinking about and that you’d really love to make use of for yourself, our Cerritos, CA team is here to remind you that we provide the dental care that can help you realize a whole new grin! What type of transformation are you looking to achieve, we wonder? Consider some ways we can help to get started.
The arrival of summer means tons of fun in the sun, of course, which sounds extremely relaxing and smile inducing. All you need to make the most of this time of the year is a pair of sunglasses, a good book, a beach towel, and you’re good to go, right? Well, not exactly. Remember that when you’re spending time outdoors and enjoying summery activities, you’re exposed to some possible causes of oral health damage that you don’t need to worry about with such attention during the rest of the year! Fortunately, though, we can help you prep quickly and effectively, so you can have fun and keep that smile in wonderful shape!
We have arrived in June, which means as your eyes land on the June 21st cell of your calendar, it marks the beginning of summer! The warmest season of the year is about to begin and our Cerritos, CA team wonders: Have you taken any time to consider what you might want to accomplish for your smile between now and the time that fall arrives? You’ve got until the second half of September, which is a pretty nice bit of time! Let’s talk about some smile care details to get started on ASAP, so you can welcome in autumn with a big (healthy, beautiful) smile!
If you are concerned about a partner’s snoring, it can be hard to know where to turn. Is that something to talk over with a family doctor? A sleep expert? Is there a medical field that studies snoring? Many people are surprised to find out that your trusted dentist in Cerritos, CA has answers for for many causes of loud snoring. If you are concerned about someone else’s snoring, a consultation with a dentist can be a smart place to turn for answers. (more…)
You may think that if you’re having trouble maintaining a clean smile, something just must be inherently wrong with your oral health. However, you may be overlooking some very simple yet extremely common obstacles that can be fixed and that, once addressed, will make keeping a clean smile exceptionally easy! Remember, no two patients are exactly alike, so if you’re having trouble with your dental care, the best step to take is to contact our Cerritos, CA team for a visit! For now, ease your concerns with some new and potentially very relatable information.
Have you ever considered dental implants for your missing teeth? Is this news to you because though you have heard of implants before, you never really knew what they were, so you never thought about selecting them for yourself? Whether you are new to tooth loss or you have been wearing a traditional prosthetic for some time and are considering a change, we remind you that giving them your undivided attention for a bit may offer you some serious enlightenment! Gather up compelling new information by visiting our Cerritos, CA team, so you can feel certain you’re giving yourself access to all smile completion options!
There are those things that you expect to hurt because, technically, it’s par for the course. For instance, a broken tooth or a cavity will probably feel uncomfortable. A sore may hurt. However, there are some things that should not cause pain. When discomfort is present, it tells you that something is wrong with these particular scenarios and, as a result, that you should get in touch with our Cerritos, CA team as soon as possible for a dental visit. Curious about some examples, so you can consider using this perspective if an issue should arise? Let’s get started!
If you’re already scratching your head because you don’t know what all of these abbreviations mean in terms of teeth whitening or anything else for that matter, let’s clear it all up for you! First, remember that OTC stands of over-the-counter and DIY stands for do-it-yourself. Now, apply that to dental care. What our Cerritos, CA team is saying here is that if you want whitening, you should skip the stuff you purchase from the drugstore, online, or that you whip up in your kitchen with common cooking or baking ingredients. The choice that is always better? Professional care. Learn more!