Dental Profession

A comfortable exam room at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Protecting Our Patients Through Good Hygiene

Sacramento-area restaurants are required to post a “pass/no pass” sign prominently so customers know whether they follow clean hygiene standards. It’s safe to say, a customer would avoid an establishment that didn’t pass a health inspection! Likewise, the dental staff at the Sacramento Dentistry Group take...

Dental floss and its regular use are key to oral and physical health.

Do You Really Floss?

I think it's one of those things people don't know enough about." — Dr. Duong Nguyen, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Do you floss? Everyday? Really? If you say yes, honestly you do, there's a very good chance that you are in a very small group...

Mandibular torus is just one example of dental words used by our Sacramento dentists.

Why Choose a Sacramento ADA Dentist?

For a Quality Sacramento Dentist Dr. Brian Steele is proud to be one of the 159,000 members of the American Dental Association. Together with his colleagues at the Sacramento Dentistry Group in downtown Sacramento, he provides the superior dental service that is a hallmark of ADA...

Dental technicians make all manner of dental appliances for the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Hard Working Dental Technicians

Just as nurses are the backbone of any physician's practice, excellent dental technicians are amongst those providing valuable support to the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group. Whether it's a bridge, crown or veneers, our Sacramento dentists rely on professional dental technicians to craft custom...

You can save teeth with root canal therapy at any age!

Saving Teeth with Root Canal Therapy

There's Nothing Like the Original! Nothing works as well as a patient's natural teeth. Therefore, when the tissue inside a tooth becomes inflamed or infected, the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group recommend root canal therapy to preserve the tooth so the patient will use it for...

Types of Dental Implants

What Are Dental Implants?

Dental Implant Basics A dental implant is an artificial root that is “implanted” or affixed to your jaw to mount replacements for missing teeth. There are three types of dental implant: endosteal or endosseus (which is “in the bone”), subperiosteal (which is primarily on top of...

Preventing Opioid Abuse

ADA joins with AMA to Prevent Opioid Abuse

Last year over 44,000 Americans died from drug overdoses involving prescription painkillers. In response to this problem, the American Dental Association has joined with the American Medical Association Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse. Painkillers are commonly prescribed after serious dental procedures, but in accord...

Dental visits do not have to be stressful at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

The Stress Less Dental Visit

A dentist visit is likely not your idea of a relaxing good time. The person who says they go to the dentist to unwind is rare indeed (although we do have patients who actually find a dental cleaning quite relaxing). The majority of people would...

Cheng Lee

Introducing Sacramento Dentistry Group Hygienist Cheng Lee

Cheng Lee Position: Dental Hygienist Favorite Toothbrush: Sonicare Favorite Floss: Johnson & Johnson Waxed Favorite Toothpaste: Colgate A valuable member of the Sacramento Dentistry Group staff, Cheng Lee, RDH, is a local graduate of the Sacramento City College dental hygiene program. Since high school, Mr. Lee wanted to study for...

The State of California is hiring a dentist to be the State Dental Director in Sacramento.

California Dental Director Coming Soon

Legislature and Governor Approve New Position The Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to report that the State of California has approved a new position — State Dental Director. The California Dental Association (CDA) has advocated for this addition since 2011. The thinking is that a state...