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Two simple steps help defeat tooth decay and gum disease: brushing and flossing.

Prevent Tooth Decay The Simple Way

Take Two Easy Steps Every Day Tooth decay and gum disease (gingivitis) are the most common problems our Sacramento dental clinic treats. This is because acidic food and drinks, plus bacteria and other germs constantly barrage our teeth and gums. Our immune system does an amazing...

Patients who need dental implants can be helped to get them with bone grafting.

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants

Putting Bone Where It's Needed As discussed in a prior weekly blog article, dental implants are the best way to replace missing and damaged teeth. At our downtown Sacramento dental clinic, when patients inquire about dental implants they are generally missing teeth due to injury, genetic defects...

Dental floss and its regular use are key to oral and physical health.

Do You Really Floss?

I think it's one of those things people don't know enough about." — Dr. Duong Nguyen, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Do you floss? Everyday? Really? If you say yes, honestly you do, there's a very good chance that you are in a very small group...

BPA and vinclozin are connected to dental enamel disease in children.

Plastics, Fungicide and Children

Chemicals Linked to Childhood Enamel Disorders A study published in May 2016 by the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM) links childhood exposure to BPA (bisphenol A) and the fungicide vinclozolin with a disease that causes weakened enamel in the teeth. Both of...

Osteoporosis can affect men and women, but drugs used for treatment may affect your dental care.

Osteoporosis and Your Oral Health

In this blog we have previously discussed how prescription medications affect oral health. That's why it's important to inform the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group about medicines you are taking, because it can influence treatment choices. For example, many medications used to treat osteoporosis...

Braces

Handling Braces Pain

You went for the braces and now they're installed! Our Sacramento dentists do everything possible to prepare you for what to expect, but experiencing the minor pain and discomfort that comes from a new set of braces can be discouraging. How long will the pain...

Water pipe smoking is not recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Water Pipe Warning

Hooked on Hookahs? Smoking is dangerous not only to your oral health but to your overall health." Our Sacramento dentists have presented the effects of smoking and chewing tobacco, as well as the controversy around e-cigarettes, in past articles from the Sacramento Dentistry Group. To add to the...

A dental history form is an essential part of getting to know new clients of the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Common Dental Concerns

Caring for Our Sacramento Patients Our clients want to look and feel their best, especially when it comes to their appearance. Working professionals who visit us at our convenient downtown Sacramento clinic also come to see our dentists because they know they receive the best care with...

Mandibular torus is just one example of dental words used by our Sacramento dentists.

Why Choose a Sacramento ADA Dentist?

For a Quality Sacramento Dentist Our Sacramento dentists are proud to be counted among the 159,000 members of the American Dental Association. We provide the superior dental service that is a hallmark of ADA expectations. This gives a direct benefit to the community by preserving the health and...