Cosmetic

Four different bottles of unlabeled mouthwash.

Should You Use Mouthwash?

Mouthwash is marketed to help fight bad breath, gingivitis, and cavities. But does daily swishing really improve oral health? Dental professionals say it depends on your oral care needs when it comes to deciding if you should include mouthwash as part of your daily dental...

Beautiful lips frame beautiful teeth.

Healthy Summer Lips

You may not think about it, but healthy lips are also an important part of dental wellness. They cover and help to protect your teeth, while also beautifully framing a white smile! But lips need protection from damaging ultraviolet rays year round, just as the...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group discusses the observed benefits of cleaning your tongue regularly.

Filling in the Gaps

What are Diastemas? Diastema is the dental term for gaps between the teeth. It's a normal dental feature in many mammals, humans included. Gaps between teeth were thought to be very attractive in medieval times, since women with gapped teeth were believed to be more passionate....

Cosmetic Trends at Sacramento Dentistry

At the Sacramento Dentistry Group, our main focus is on “traditional dentistry,” meaning we take especial interest in oral hygiene, preventative dental care and diagnosing and repairing oral disease. This does not mean that we don't use the latest technology in favor of older methods...

Keep your teeth by visiting the dentist if any tooth is avulsed, lost or dislodged.

Restore Missing Teeth

Don’t Go Toothless! The average adult in the United States has three or more teeth missing by the age of 64. If you have missing teeth for any reason, the Sacramento Dentistry Group wants you to seek treatment and correct the problem! A mouth full of teeth...

A pair of grandchildren kiss their grandmother simultaneously -- a beneficial behavior that works best when your oral health is excellent.

Genetics and Oral Health

Are Genes Affecting Your Teeth? There are some oral health issues that are passed on genetically, so there’s a chance you have inherited more than your nose or eye color from your parents. Dental problems do run in families and some people have an increased risk...

Care for your mouth and your braces is essential for your dental health.

Tips for Braces

The Sacramento Dentistry Group believes that braces aren’t just for children and teenagers any more. It’s never too late to improve your oral health and get the extra confidence that comes from having a fabulous smile. If you are interested in orthodontic treatment, the dentists...

Sleep Dentistry

Fixing a Gummy Smile

Everyone has a unique smile and the Sacramento Dentistry Group loves helping our patients have the best and healthiest smiles possible. Sometimes though a patient feels like they have what is often called a “gummy smile,” a smile that shows too much gum tissue or...

Braces

Handling Braces Pain

You went for the braces and now they're installed! Our Sacramento dentists do everything possible to prepare you for what to expect, but experiencing the minor pain and discomfort that comes from a new set of braces can be discouraging. How long will the pain...

Don't be unhappy with your smile! Fix it with cosmetic dentistry at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Unhappy with Your Smile?

Thought About Porcelain Veneers? If you're not happy with your smile or would like to look as young as you feel, have you considered porcelain veneers? The dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group love to give their patients the amazing smiles they long for, but we...