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The Pinhole Surgical Technique, or PST, is used by our Sacramento dentists to cure gum recession.

A New Method for Fixing Gum Recession

Our articles have often addressed the dangers of gum recession. With this problem, your gums creep away from your teeth, exposing the roots. Since the roots are made of dentin, a much softer material than enamel, they can easily decay when exposed to acids from...

You can stop hiding your smile when you use Invisalign.

Speeding Up Invisalign

A Whole New Smile Starts this Winter! Family portraits are a major part of the holiday seasons, when people with time off get together to see friends and relatives they missed throughout the year. Do you find yourself hiding your teeth, with close-lipped smiles during family...

New adult teeth need good dental care to last a lifetime!

When Teeth are Jagged

A baby’s first tooth comes with some pain, a bit of fussiness, lots of drooling and perhaps a few trips to the drugstore to buy soothing teething rings. And then it comes — that first perfect white adorable little baby tooth. Eventually the others arrive, giving...

Our Sacramento dentists are concerned about your well-being, which is maintained by paying attention to the health of your body as well as your teeth.

About Teeth and Eating Disorders

Good dental health starts with good general health. It is impossible to have a vibrant and healthy mouth, teeth and gums without taking in the proper nutrients. After eating, maintaining a clean environment for your teeth and gums is also essential. These two factors are...

Invisalign is the Sacramento Dentistry Groups preferred orthodontic option.

Winter Invisalign Day

Wintertime is Invisalign Time! Many of our patients have wondered when our next Invisalign Day will start and when they can sign-up for this special event that combines Invisalign discounts with generous giveaways. Well that time is now, as the Sacramento Dentistry Group will hold its...

Teeth come in different shades, all of which can be affected by certain factors and improved by tooth whitening procedures.

A Whiter Smile

Do you find yourself staring at people with bright white smiles and wondering “What's the secret?” Why do some people seem blessed with a dazzling set of teeth, while yours feel just ordinary, if not on the dull and yellow side? White teeth are the...

Water fluoridation is a success for our Sacramento dentists and patients.

Success for Water Fluoridation

Election Day tends to be associated with politicians and propositions. As the American Dental Association recently reported, it can also be associated with good oral health! Eight American cities had the topic of water fluoridation on their ballots for November 2014, and the community-wide health...

Some antibiotics, such as tetracycline or minocycline, do stain teeth.

Does Tetracycline Stain Teeth?

Tetracycline is a common form of antibiotic, in use for decades. Along with it are derivative antibiotics, such as doxycycline and minocycline. Unfortunately, it is true that tetracycline and its derivatives all have the potential to stain the teeth. If treatment with these drugs is...

Our Sacramento dentists and hygienists are concerned about your teeth unless you follow the recommendations of National Dental Hygiene Month.

National Dental Hygiene Month

Undoubtedly with a sense or irony, the American Dental Hygienists' Association and the Wrigley Company are sponsoring National Dental Hygiene Month for October 2014. On this last day of October, many children — and adults — are chewing more candy than they might eat all...

Teeth grinding is dangerous to your enamel!

The Dangers of Sleep Bruxism

Bite force when asleep is fifty to two hundred percent more than when awake.” — J.J. Wyscarver, registered sleep technologistDuring a regular dental exam, one of our Sacramento dentists may ask if you grind your teeth at night. This usually means that your dentist sees...