October Is National Dental Hygiene Month!

National Dental Hygiene Month General Dentistry Financial District San Francisco   Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? Most people think of tricks and treats this Halloween season, but here are a few other things to keep in mind while you’re costume prepping this year:   Brushing According to the American Dental…

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Porcelain Veneers: FAQ

Porcelain Veneers: FAQ Cosmetic Veneers Financial District San Francisco Would you believe that veneers have been around since the 1920s?! They debuted in Hollywood, no surprise, but porcelain veneers have come a long way from the red carpet and are surprisingly more common and more natural looking today than you might suspect. Between the 1920s…

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How to Tell if You Have Dental Cavities

How to Tell if You Have Dental Cavities Preventative Dentistry Financial District San Francisco Wondering if you could have a cavity? If you’ve never had a cavity before, or if it’s been awhile since you have, it can be difficult to know for sure. The best way to ensure your mouth is in top shape…

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The Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth

The Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth Dental Implants Financial District San Francisco So exactly how important is replacing a missing tooth? Those who aren’t missing any of their natural teeth might not understand the sense of identity surrounding your smile, or understand the emotional stress that can come with being uncomfortable with your natural smile.…

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Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth Sensitivity General Dentistry San Francisco  Tooth sensitivity is uncomfortable and unnecessary! Extreme sensitivity is a result of exposed nerve endings when the protective coating that insulates these nerves is eroded away. If you’ve been living with tooth sensitivity, consider these suggestions for reducing pain or decreasing the likeliness of nerve exposure: Use a soft…

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What Your Teeth Say About Your Overall Health

What Your Teeth Say About Your Overall Health General Health and Wellness San Francisco Taking care of your teeth does more for you than just keep your smile shining; oral health can help you prevent medical diseases far beyond tooth decay, and the condition of your teeth is often a telling sign of certain medical…

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Flossing Tips San Francisco

Flossing Tips Preventative Dentistry Financial District SF So what’s the real 4-1-1 on flossing? Flossing is important not only to help remove food that may be stuck between teeth, but also to help scrape and remove plaque that is otherwise left-over after cleaning. Flossing is important when remembering your oral health routine as it can…

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