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You can use too much toothpaste, overly abrasive pastes and brush your teeth too vigorously.

Are You Overbrushing?

If you go for the gusto, live life to the full or have a flinch-inducing handshake, it’s quite possible that you’re also brushing your teeth too hard. If you worry about cavities and gum disease and think that the answer is brushing vigorously numerous times...

Regular brushing of the teeth preserves the enamel and the gums.

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Vital Recommendations from the ADA Vacations and holidays often mean more sweets and all the sugar that goes with them. So the American Dental Association has issued a set of simple steps to take to keep your teeth healthy this December and year round. The Sacramento...

Vacation time is not a break from good oral hygiene, on the recommendation of our Sacramento dentists.

Do Not Let Your Teeth Take a Vacation

Brushing and flossing is 24/7, 365 Getting away. Going on holiday. A working vacation. Winter break! These phrases may conjure up images of a tropical island get-away, a few nights at a luxury hotel, skiing snowy mountains, or the travel reality of cramming into a tiny...

The Pinhole Surgical Technique, or PST, is used by our Sacramento dentists to cure gum recession.

A New Method for Fixing Gum Recession

Our articles have often addressed the dangers of gum recession. With this problem, your gums creep away from your teeth, exposing the roots. Since the roots are made of dentin, a much softer material than enamel, they can easily decay when exposed to acids from...

You can stop hiding your smile when you use Invisalign.

Speeding Up Invisalign

A Whole New Smile Starts this Winter! Family portraits are a major part of the holiday seasons, when people with time off get together to see friends and relatives they missed throughout the year. Do you find yourself hiding your teeth, with close-lipped smiles during family...

New adult teeth need good dental care to last a lifetime!

When Teeth are Jagged

A baby’s first tooth comes with some pain, a bit of fussiness, lots of drooling and perhaps a few trips to the drugstore to buy soothing teething rings. And then it comes — that first perfect white adorable little baby tooth. Eventually the others arrive, giving...

Our Sacramento dentists are concerned about your well-being, which is maintained by paying attention to the health of your body as well as your teeth.

About Teeth and Eating Disorders

Good dental health starts with good general health. It is impossible to have a vibrant and healthy mouth, teeth and gums without taking in the proper nutrients. After eating, maintaining a clean environment for your teeth and gums is also essential. These two factors are...

Invisalign is the Sacramento Dentistry Groups preferred orthodontic option.

Winter Invisalign Day

Wintertime is Invisalign Time! Many of our patients have wondered when our next Invisalign Day will start and when they can sign-up for this special event that combines Invisalign discounts with generous giveaways. Well that time is now, as the Sacramento Dentistry Group will hold its...

Teeth come in different shades, all of which can be affected by certain factors and improved by tooth whitening procedures.

A Whiter Smile

Do you find yourself staring at people with bright white smiles and wondering “What's the secret?” Why do some people seem blessed with a dazzling set of teeth, while yours feel just ordinary, if not on the dull and yellow side? White teeth are the...

Water fluoridation is a success for our Sacramento dentists and patients.

Success for Water Fluoridation

Election Day tends to be associated with politicians and propositions. As the American Dental Association recently reported, it can also be associated with good oral health! Eight American cities had the topic of water fluoridation on their ballots for November 2014, and the community-wide health...