Am I Stuck With A Dull, Discolored Smile?

If you start to fret over the color of your teeth, you can have a hard time maintaining confidence in your overall appearance. What can be especially frustrating about this is that while there are products available at your local grocery store and pharmacy that offer positive results, you can see limited improvements after trying to whiten your smile. Fortunately, you can turn to your Riverside, CA dentist for help. With a professional whitening treatment, you can take care of stubborn stains that have embarrassed you. You can also look at your treatment options if you are looking for an answer to problems with intrinsic discoloration. (more…)

Tooth Bonding Treatment Can Hide Dental Damage

How you feel about your smile can change gradually, as years of wear and tear and enamel stains can affect the way you look. With that said, your confidence can also change suddenly, as a tooth injury can leave you with a glaring chip or crack in your enamel that you want to hide. The good news is that a discreet, conservative cosmetic treatment can help with this. Our Temecula, CA dentist’s office is prepared to help you by providing a tooth bonding and contouring treatment. This is a service that does not require a permanent restoration, which means it can take less time and require fewer changes to your tooth structure. (more…)

When A Cavity Makes Root Canal Treatment Necessary

Is it time for you to worry about your oral health? If you are experiencing tooth pain or heightened sensitivity, it can be understandably worrying. This discomfort may be due to a cavity that has caused an infection, which means you will need to undergo root canal treatment to prevent further problems. Unfortunately, if this service is not provided in time, you are at risk of losing the tooth, and you are vulnerable to complications that can further impact your well-being. Your Corona, CA dentist is prepared to help. In addition to providing root canals when necessary, we can provide routine preventive care to make problems with advanced decay less likely to occur. (more…)

How Dental Checkups Keep Your Teeth Healthy

What does it really take to stay safe from cavities, gum disease, and other threats to your smile that you should work to avoid? If you want to preserve your smile, make sure you rely on a routine that sees you brush and floss effectively each day, and take care to protect yourself by limiting your sugar intake. These efforts are important, but remember that you are not the only one who can protect your smile. Your Riverside, CA dentist can provide protection by offering consistent dental checkups and cleanings that reduce your risk for oral health threats! (more…)

Is It Time To Explore Your Options For TMJ Treatment?

How concerned do you really need to be about aches and pains in your face and jaw, or feelings of stiffness when you bite and chew? How unusual is it to develop problems with painful or stiff movement that impacts your dental function? If these problems affect you, it can point to an issue with TMJ disorder. This is something that your Moreno Valley, CA dentist can help you resolve. Through the right approach to care, we can ease the tension on your jaw to reduce stress on your joints and muscles, which can lead to welcome overall relief. In addition to correcting problems with jaw pain and stiffness, this can resolve problems with headaches and teeth grinding! (more…)

Why Patients Should Regularly Book Teeth Cleanings

How much good can you do for your smile when you consistently brush and floss? These efforts are certainly important. Without a good oral hygiene routine in place, it will be more difficult for you to prevent problems with plaque and tartar buildup, tooth decay, and gum disease. That being said, you should know that smart daily practices are just part of a recommended strategy for preventive dentistry. Your Riverside, CA dentist will help you stay on top of your smile care during your regular dental exams and cleanings. Even someone who has a consistent oral hygiene routine in place at home can benefit from the care provided by their hygienist. One big reason for this is that you receive treatment to remove tartar buildup, something that you cannot do on your own. (more…)

Protecting Teeth With Full And Partial Crowns

The goal of your Riverside, CA dentist is to protect patients against oral health threats. While preventive services and smart oral hygiene efforts certainly help, many people will experience a cavity at least once. Between the threat of dental decay and physical dental injuries, it is certainly possible for you to require restorative dental work at some point in your life. If you find yourself in this situation, we can provide care that supplies both protection for your tooth and the preservation of your smile. Because we offer full and partial crowns, we can make sure you have just the right support for your tooth, and we can often preserve more of your healthy enamel. (more…)

Starting Plans To Straighten Teeth With Invisalign

If you are tired of letting your uneven smile affect your confidence, you can talk to your Temecula, CA dentist about straightening your teeth with Invisalign appliances. When you use clear aligners for treatment, you can take care of a frustrating problem discreetly. Rather than wear visible metal braces for an extended period of time, you will depend on a series of clear appliances instead. Each one takes you closer to your fully straightened smile, with the ultimate treatment making welcome changes to your appearance as well as your dental health! (more…)

Services That Can Improve Your Smile Color

As you pick up more and more enamel stains, it can be hard not to lose confidence in how you look when you smile. Unfortunately, dental discoloration can prove both tough to avoid and hard to properly deal with. However, this does not mean there is nothing you can do to see the results that you want. With a professional teeth whitening procedure, you can deal with enamel stains that are hard to reach with store bought whitening agents and whitening toothpastes. Remember that this is just one of several procedures that our Corona, CA dentist’s office can offer to patients who want to make meaningful changes to how they look. (more…)

How Dental Fillings Effectively Restore Teeth

The unfortunate truth about cavities is that once one forms, there will be permanent damage to your enamel. Even when it is caught early, this problem will make it necessary for your dentist to provide a permanent restoration. The good news is that you can have the support you need from a conservative dental filling. Our Riverside, CA dentist’s office can provide a durable conservative restoration that covers the site of decay without changing your surrounding tooth structure. When necessary, we are prepared to provide more involved services. This way, we can deal with potential complications from a cavity. (more…)