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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...

Reach Gentle Gum Care is recommended by Sacramento dentist Dr. Brian Steele.

Reviewing Listerine Gentle Gum Care Floss

Trying the Reboot of Former Reach Favorite When Johnson & Johnson discontinued their popular woven floss, Reach Gentle Gum Care, complaints on the Internet were expressed in many forums. Online auctioneers reacted by selling the floss at high prices (for example, a recent post featured six...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group provides reviews of dental products.

Reviewing GUM ButlerWeave Floss

In the ongoing search for a replacement to the Reach Gentle Gum Care woven floss, we have tried other dental flosses that advertise themselves as woven. The GUM ButlerWeave is one of these. While it certainly is a superior floss, does it measure up to...

A better oral exam requires going beyond white light observations and using blue light induced fluorescense, as employed by the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

A Better Oral Exam with VELScope

New visualization technology improves early detection The Sacramento Dentistry Group now offers the VELscope system for all oral exams conducted during your routine dental appointments. This handheld device allows a dentist or hygienist to see potential tissue abnormalities long before they would be visible to the...

Antibiotics may be needed for some of your visits to the Sacramento dentist.

Do I Need Antibiotics to Visit the Dentist?

Always inform your dentist in advance if you had a recent medical procedure." — Sacramento Dentistry GroupWith the rise in cardiovascular disease and diabetes in the United States, it is more common for dentists to see patients with stents, bypass grafts, insulin pumps and other...