Oral Surgery

Oral cancer can be treated by our Sacramento dental surgeons.

Benefits of Stopping Smoking

Tobacco use may be one of the biggest risk factors in the development of periodontal disease.” — David A. Albert, D.D.S., M.P.H., associate professor at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine The US Department of Health and Human Services reports that millions of Americans per...

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...

Gum disease treatment is available from our Sacramento dentists.

Steps to Treating Gum Recession

As we discussed in our last article, gum recession is a natural part of aging, but it also can be a side effect of certain eating habits, oral jewelry and patterns of toothbrushing (too much or too little). What can you do to prevent recognize...

Full Mouth Restoration X-Rays

Does Invisalign Cause Oral Cysts?

Our sister website for the Placerville Dental Group recently received a query about Invisalign orthodontics and oral cysts. Basically, the person was concerned about whether these clear plastic aligners cause oral cysts to form. Rest assured that the scientific literature makes no note of Invisalign...

Emergency Dental Care

Treating an Oral Abscess

What is a dental abscess? To be blunt, it is typically a pocket of pus formed in infected gum tissue when the pus cannot drain from the jaw or oral cavity. It is extremely painful and without prompt treatment from our Sacramento dental office, the infected...

Can you use blood thinners during dental procedures?

Blood Thinners and Dental Care

If you take prescription blood thinners, the Sacramento Dentistry Group knows you might have questions, especially if you need oral surgery or dental restoration. We’d like to answer some of the most commonly asked questions and encourage our patients to update us with your health...

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...

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...

Caring for your tooth after root canal is a concern for patients and our Sacramento dentists.

Answers to Root Canal Questions

Suffering with a toothache is miserable! The pain will not get better on its own, so that’s when it’s time to call the Sacramento dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group! Our staff of professionals assesses your tooth with a complete exam and gives you your...

Patients who need dental implants can be helped to get them with bone grafting.

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

Putting Bone Where It's Needed As discussed in a prior weekly blog article, dental implants are the best way to replace missing and damaged teeth. At our downtown Sacramento dental clinic, when patients inquire about dental implants they are generally missing teeth due to injury, genetic defects...