Oral Surgery

The Ceramill Motion 2 is the best in-house milling machine made by Amann Girrbach.

Sacramento Dentistry Group Introduces Ceramill Motion 2

“This mill does it all.” — a national provider of digital dental equipment The Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to announce their adoption of the Ceramill Motion 2 by Amann Girrbach. This is a digitally operated mill that shapes both ceramics and metals into prosthetic dental...

The iTero scanner is a digital device that makes Invisalign treatment easier than ever.

Introducing the Latest iTero

The Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to announce our upgrade to the newest iTero intraoral scanner system. The iTero is typically used to take images of the teeth and jaws for our Invisalign patients. It is also works with other applications, like our new computerized...

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The Gap Between Rich and Poor Teeth

A recent article in the Washington Post called “The Painful Truth About Teeth” discussed the crisis poorer people experience when they lack affordable dental care. While the article focused on the working poor along the East Coast, there are many similarities that Northern Californians would recognize....

Forceps are used by Sacramento dentists to remove teeth.

Understanding Dental Extraction Tools

The dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group avoid “pulling” teeth whenever possible. Infected teeth can be saved with root canal procedures. Crowded teeth can be fixed with orthodontics. Pinhole surgery restores receding gums and solidifies their protective grip around the teeth. Even with these many...

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...

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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...