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Meet Doctor Marjoorie Castro

A Visit with Dr. Marjoorie Castro of the Sacramento Dentistry Group [caption id="attachment_7858" align="alignright" width="225"] Favorite ToothbrushOral-BFavorite ToothpasteColgateFavorite FlossColgate with teflonFavorite GumTrident Watermelon[/caption]What's a teenager to do when her parents expect her to follow in the family's footsteps, but down a path she does not want...

Dental insurance helps cover essential care for your teeth and gums.

Should You Choose an HMO or a PPO?

And What's the Difference Between an HMO and a PPO? From the viewpoint of the Sacramento Dentistry Group, we can provide you with services whether you have dental insurance with a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) or a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO). We view it as our...

The Benefits of Fluoride

Fluoride is Good for Your Health The Sacramento Dentistry Group firmly believes in the health benefits of fluoride. Losing teeth to decay and the aging generated by missing teeth are major causes of poor health and malnutrition in communities worldwide. We have described the health benefits...

The Benefits of Extraoral Photography

Extraoral Dental Photography: Detailed Images for Better Decisions I love how all the dentists at Downtown Dentistry take the time to show me both the x-rays and actual photos of my teeth to explain what's going on. — A satisfied Sacramento Dentistry Group patient In our last...

The Benefits of Intraoral Cameras

Intraoral Cameras: Informing Dentists and Educating Patients The IOC is an educational tool that will enlighten patients in a way that description alone cannot accomplish. — Jill C. Obrochta, RDH Most patients are famliar with the use of video and photography in medicine. Endoscopes examine all manner...

Lithium Disilicate Creates Stronger and Safer Teeth

New Ceramic Material Makes Better Crowns, Veneers and Appliances Lithium disilicate is easily the best material available. I use it in all my restorations. — Dr. Ashkan Alizadeh, DDS At the Sacramento Dentistry Group's in-house dental lab, lithium disilicate is the material of choice for making crowns,...

Discovering the Benefits of Fluoride

In previous articles we explained the benefits of fluoride for your dental health. Specifically, fluoride binds the calcium and phosphate necessary for strong teeth to your enamel, preventing tooth decay. How was this beneficial role of fluoride discovered? The discovery of fluoride's role in dental...

A Look at the Downtown Office

A Tour of the Sacramento Dentistry Group's New Downtown Office The newest office of the Sacramento Dentistry Group at 1105 E Street in downtown Sacramento reflects our dentists desire to provide you and their staff with a positive environment to care for your dental needs. Created...

Invisalign is the Sacramento Dentistry Groups preferred orthodontic option.

Sacramento Dentistry Group is a Premier Invisalign Provider

The Sacramento Dentistry Group is now a Premier Invisalign Provider. This assures you that we have significant experience using Invisalign to successfully treat our clients' orthodontic problems. It also guarantees that we continue to see a large number of patients on a regular basis so...

Raisins and Good Dental Health

Raisins and Good Dental Health

Our article on the dangers of drinking too much soda and sweet tea (leading to the commonly called “Mountain Dew Mouth”) was very popular, but it also led to some readers asking about what foods are actually good for the teeth. Certainly, any foods that...