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Improving arch width starts when children are young -- even babies!

Improving Arch Width

Why is the width of your upper and lower dental arches important? Families often realize that narrow arches can contribute to crowded teeth, either as a child or as the body moves into adulthood. Dentists also see a connection, however, between arch width and breathing...

Closing your nose with a clothespin is not the solution to bruxism or sleep apnea.

Sleep Apnea, Bruxism and Arch Width

Three Problems Are Sometimes One Both bruxism and sleep apnea have multiple potential causes and risk factors. One of these that many dentists are noticing is the connection between narrow arch width, especially in the upper jaw, and the presence of sleep apnea and bruxism in...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group provides reviews of dental products.

A Review of Listerine HealthyWhite Floss

Johnson & Johnson's Latest From Their Mouthwash Maker Johnson & Johnson recently handed over much of its dental floss business from Reach to the Listerine brand. The result was reviewed in the case of the beloved woven floss, but many new products were released as well,...

Invisalign Teen is a clear, comfortable orthodontic system that is comparable in effectiveness to traditional braces.

7 Truths About Invisalign Teen

Many parents wonder if Invisalign® Teen is a good investment. They worry about their teenager losing the aligners, not wanting to wear the aligners or feeling self-conscious about Invisalign treatment. Align Technology has done considerable studies of the many issues affecting teenagers needing orthodontic correction...

Avoiding oral cancer means avoiding its risk factors, like alcohol and tobacco.

How to Avoid Oral Cancer

The staff of the Sacramento Dentistry Group is concerned about your health. One major form of disease diagnosed by dentists is oral cancer. The American Cancer Society states that in 2015 over 45,000 Americans will contract oral cancer and nearly nine thousand will die of...

Invisalign is the Sacramento Dentistry Groups preferred orthodontic option.

Invisalign and Sleep Apnea

Treating Sleep Apnea with Orthodontics Our April 11th Invisalign Day approaches and it's worth mentioning that some of our Sacramento orthodontic patients actually are interested in something other than a beautiful smile. These patients suffer from sleep apnea, a disorder that restricts breathing and dangerously lowers...

Invisalign is the Sacramento Dentistry Groups preferred orthodontic option.

Spring Invisalign Day Promotion!

Give Yourself a Reason to Smile on Tax Day! As spring approaches, the Sacramento Dentistry Group wants to give you something else to smile about — our special Spring Invisalign Day on Saturday, April 11th! Perhaps you're receiving a refund on April 15th and now's your...

The Sacramento Dentistry Groupi offers Propel to speed up our patients' orthodontic treatments.

If You Hate Your Braces

We Have a Solution! Tired of your orthodontics? Do you wish your braces were off? Are you even feeling “done” with your Invisalign routine, though weeks of aligners are still ahead? The Sacramento Dentistry Group has a solution and its name is Propel! Propel Speeds Up Orthodontics I...

Meth use has terrible consequences, often seen by Sacramento dentists.

The Devastating Consequences of Meth

Methamphetamine rightly has a reputation of ruining lives. Whether it’s smoked, injected, snorted or taken in pill or liquid form, methamphetamine is a popular drug of abuse in the United States, and not just among the poor and disadvantaged. What’s the allure of this drug?...

A beautiful, complete set of teeth can be yours with help from the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Meet Your Teeth

A Tour of the Dentition If you have all your teeth, you most likely have 32 of them, including your wisdom teeth. Many people must have their wisdom teeth extracted, so it is very common to have a total of 28 remaining teeth. But you don’t...