Category: General Dentistry

Don’t Let Cavities Ruin Thanksgiving

Are you ready for Thanksgiving? In just a few weeks many of us will be sitting down with friends and family over a wonderful holiday meal. However, many of our Thanksgiving favorites tend to be high in sugar and starches, major causes of tooth decay. Fortunately, we have a few tips to help patients in… Read more »

How Do I Keep My Gums Healthy?

Multiple factors, from poor oral hygiene to family history, could impact our risk of developing gum disease. Poor gum health increases the risk of discomfort and tooth loss. However, our Woodland Hills, CA, patients can take a few simple steps to improve their periodontal health!

4 Ways To Improve Dental Hygiene

With National Dental Hygiene Month in full swing, we would like to talk about what our Woodland Hills, CA, patients can do to maintain optimal oral health. With the right steps, you can help reduce the risk of tooth decay and gum disease.

What Can You Do To Prevent Cavities After Halloween?

For kids and adults alike, Halloween is a fun time to enjoy scary movies and dress up in spooky costumes. Unfortunately, Halloween also means excessive amounts of sugary sweets and an increased risk of cavities. However, there are steps our Woodland Hills, CA, patients can take to protect smiles from cavities.

How Do You Treat Sleep Apnea?

Do you have trouble sleeping? Many people with issues sleeping actually suffer from a disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Fortunately, we have treatment options that provide comfortable and non-invasive solutions for OSA for our Woodland Hills, CA, patients.

How Do You Stop TMJ Disorder?

Have you ever heard of TMJ disorder? Also referred to as TMD or TMJ dysfunction, this disorder occurs when your jaw joints undergo excessive strain, leading a variety of uncomfortable symptoms. Fortunately, we can help treat TMD for our Woodland Hills, CA, patients, often with an oral appliance!

Why Do I Grind My Teeth?

Did you know that persistent teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, can lead to serious problems for your smile? But why do we grind our teeth? What causes the disorder and what steps can our Woodland Hills, CA, patients do to protect their smiles?

How Do I Improve Periodontal Health?

While we often focus on teeth, the health of your gums is crucial for avoiding tooth loss, as well as sore or bleeding gums. In today’s blog, let’s look at what our Woodland Hills, CA, patients can do to maintain optimal periodontal health.

Ouch! Why Do My Teeth Hurt?

Do you have a toothache that just won’t stop? Do you experience sensitivity when you eat or drink? These could be signs of trouble! In today’s blog, we’re looking at the link between toothaches and tooth decay, and recommending treatment options for our patients in Woodland Hills, CA.

Quiz: How Does Laser Dentistry Benefit Your Smile?

Did you know that we can use advanced dental lasers to address a wide array of oral health problems? The BIOLASE® Epic X laser can correct cosmetic and general issues, from stained teeth to periodontal disease. Let’s look at how your smile can benefit from laser treatment.