Oral Health

Dentistry practice is always changing and improving. Dentists who keep up with these changes enjoy keeping their patients informed. The dentists and hygienists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group work hard to support their patients' dental health by providing excellent preventive dental care. That's why it's...

There's Nothing Like the Original! Nothing works as well as a patient's natural teeth. Therefore, when the tissue inside a tooth becomes inflamed or infected, the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group recommend root canal therapy to preserve the tooth so the patient will use it for...

Fixing Smiles with Dental Science Orthodontic appliances just doesn't sound attractive, but these dental devices do assist users to have attractive smiles in the end. The Sacramento Dentistry Group keeps up to date with the latest advances in orthodontics to provide the best dental care for...

At the Sacramento Dentistry Group, our dentists believe that pulling teeth shouldn't be like “pulling teeth.” While oral surgery is no one's idea of a vacation, the end results bring tremendous benefit to the patient. Therefore, here are some basics to share with you to...

We All Have It In a way of speaking, we all have TMJ. The temporomandibular joints and jaw muscles that form this acronym make it possible for us to eat, speak and chew. As you read this, take a second to move your lower jaw side...

Scientists at Northwestern University are publishing a study about beaver tooth enamel. It turns out, beavers have very strong enamel with anti-decay properties. The researchers believe this finding will help humans have better oral health and improve dental treatments. But why did beavers attract the...

Millions of Americans and many of our Sacramento dental patients have gum disease. One of the most dangerous aspects of gum disease is naturally the effect on the gums themselves. Over time, gum disease, also called periodontal disease, causes the gums to recede away from...

A new year is upon us and the Sacramento Dentistry Group wants you to have the best dental health year ever! With that in mind, here are a few tips for breaking some bad dental habits to keep your mouth as healthy as possible.Stop nail...

Natural Mouth Care with Neem Mouthwash A previous article discussed oil pulling as a natural remedy for oral health. To further this theme, let's discuss the neem tree, scientifically known as Azadirachta indica. The neem is native to India and has been used in that country...

You use your tongue non-stop to swallow, taste, talk, chew, and occasionally stick out at siblings or others who annoy you. The tongue is one of the hardest working muscles in your body, used all day without seeming to get tired. Nevertheless, do not take...

Thanks to the Internet, folk remedies are common news. Controversy abounds about whether or not such home therapies really work, let alone if they are safe. For example, the practice of “oil pulling” is thousands of years old and gaining popularity with patients who want to...

What Would Your Gums Say? Your gums can't talk, but they might be trying to tell you something. When it comes to gums, “no news is good news.” Healthy gums are firm and pink, letting you know by their appearance that all's well and you should...