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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...

Dental sealants can help protect this young girl's teeth.

Dental Sealants for Children

Sealants are highly effective in preventing pit and fissure caries.” — National Institutes of HealthImagine if you could provide an invisible barrier between your child’s healthy teeth and the enemies of those teeth – sugary snacks, bacteria, poor brushing techniques, etc. There is such a...

Implants securely affix dentures to eliminate many problems.

Another Benefit of Implant Dentures

Many denture patients wish they still had their teeth. While dentures represent a big improvement over the diseased and painful teeth they replaced, and are far better than a mouth with only gums, there are inherent limitations in what dentures can do compared to “the...

Cheng Lee

Introducing Sacramento Dentistry Group Hygienist Cheng Lee

Cheng Lee Position: Dental Hygienist Favorite Toothbrush: Sonicare Favorite Floss: Johnson & Johnson Waxed Favorite Toothpaste: Colgate A valuable member of the Sacramento Dentistry Group staff, Cheng Lee, RDH, is a local graduate of the Sacramento City College dental hygiene program. Since high school, Mr. Lee wanted to study for...

Sleep apnea can make children drowsy when they should be playing or studying.

Your Child and Sleep Apnea

Many people assume sleep apnea is a just a problem for adults. Unfortunately, it can also affect children. Dentists and doctors who treat sleep apnea patients are swiftly realizing that younger clients also suffer from this disease. Symptoms of Sleep Apnea in Children If your child shows...