Oral Health

Our diet plays a big part in the health of our smile. The caring staff at the Sacramento Dentistry Group understands this fact and encourages all patients to eat a well-balanced, healthy diet for their oral and physical health and well-being. That being said, our...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Lurking behind plaque and tartar buildup is an enemy waiting to rear its ugly head and wreak havoc on your mouth. It's early stage gum disease or gingivitis! The good news is that it's treatable and reversible. But before we discuss gum disease treatment, let's...

Mouthguards are practical tools that are not just for athletes. While we most commonly think of mouthguards in contact sports like football and boxing, specialized mouthguards also assist to reduce the pain and discomfort commonly associated with TMJ syndrome and teeth grinding. If you suffer...