Archive for April, 2020

Social Distancing and Quarantine: How COVID-19 Will Impact Your San Diego Dental Emergency

Anytime an acute and urgent health issue rears its ugly head, it is perfectly normal to conclude that taking a trip to your local hospital’s emergency room is the right way to go about getting it sorted. All medical crises, however, are not created equal, especially during these strange, uncertain times of the mandatory social […]

Understanding Oral Health When You Are Pregnant

Pregnancy changes many things inside a woman’s body, even your oral health. The way your gums react to pregnancy is different than how they would otherwise. This is why taking the steps to protect your teeth and gums is so important. During pregnancy, a woman’s hormone levels change and as a result, oral health issues […]

Improve Your Oral Health Overnight 

A lot of different things can go on inside your mouth in an eight-hour window, particularly when you are asleep which allows bacteria to collect and multiply on the surfaces of your teeth. There is no need to let the image of harmful cavities, plaque, gingivitis, or tartar prevent you from getting a full night […]

What Kind of Equipment Does My Dentist Use? 

Your Del Mar dentist has a lot of different tools that they use when you go for a routine dental appointment. A lot of these instruments look intimidating but each one serves a very specific purpose and helps your dental professional take the best care possible of you and your family’s oral health.  Listed below […]

How to Handle Sensitive Teeth

If you routinely pass on a cup of hot cocoa or an ice-cold glass of lemonade because you already know they are going to make your teeth hurt, then the time has come for you to make an appointment with your dentist to discuss the likelihood that your teeth are sensitive. When you have sensitive […]