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Saving for dental care is easier with your health partners at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Have a Dental Budget!

Save Now to Save Your Teeth The Sacramento Dentistry Group encourages all patients to keep their twice yearly appointments for the best dental health. But if you already have dental coverage, should you still budget for extra dental costs? Yes! Saving a few dollars a month or...

Don't be unhappy with your smile! Fix it with cosmetic dentistry at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Good Breath, Bad Breath

A new article in Smithsonian magazine titled, “The History and Science Behind Terrible Breath” asks the important question: “Persistent mouth-stink has been dousing the flames of passion for millennia. Why haven’t we come up with a cure?” It’s an entertaining and informative look at the...

Oral hygiene is critical for good health.

Do the Right Thing!

When we hear those words, it can invoke thoughts of being told by your parents to eat your vegetables, or do a thing you're not inclined to do that is beneficial for you in the long run. For example, the Sacramento Dentistry Group understands that...

A better oral exam requires going beyond white light observations and using blue light induced fluorescense, as employed by the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

What Teeth Need

How to Keep Them Healthy Keeping a healthy mouth does not take a lot of effort and is not complicated. A few simple, regular habits give you both a healthy mouth and body. Understanding just how your lifestyle affects your teeth and health is important, because...

Oral cancer can be treated by our Sacramento dental surgeons.

Benefits of Stopping Smoking

Tobacco use may be one of the biggest risk factors in the development of periodontal disease.” — David A. Albert, D.D.S., M.P.H., associate professor at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine The US Department of Health and Human Services reports that millions of Americans per...

Keep your teeth by visiting the dentist if any tooth is avulsed, lost or dislodged.

Restore Missing Teeth

Don’t Go Toothless! The average adult in the United States has three or more teeth missing by the age of 64. If you have missing teeth for any reason, the Sacramento Dentistry Group wants you to seek treatment and correct the problem! A mouth full of teeth...

Drinking water is good for your salivary glands.

Saliva and Oral Health

Saliva is an essential fluid for maintaining your oral health. Ask anyone who has chronic dry mouth and they’ll tell you that saliva is vital! So what is saliva and how is it made? Here is a summary from our Sacramento dentists.Saliva is secreted by...

A comfortable exam room at the Sacramento Dentistry Group.

Protecting Our Patients Through Good Hygiene

Sacramento-area restaurants are required to post a “pass/no pass” sign prominently so customers know whether they follow clean hygiene standards. It’s safe to say, a customer would avoid an establishment that didn’t pass a health inspection! Likewise, the dental staff at the Sacramento Dentistry Group take...

A bright, colorful toothpaste is much different than the powders of ancient history.

How to Keep Your Toothbrush Germ Free

Germs, germs everywhere! Germs are an unavoidable part of life, whether it’s from what we touch throughout the day, to what the kids bring home from school, or the coworker who coughs all day right next to you. During this time of year, primetime for...

Gum disease treatment is available from our Sacramento dentists.

Steps to Treating Gum Recession

As we discussed in our last article, gum recession is a natural part of aging, but it also can be a side effect of certain eating habits, oral jewelry and patterns of toothbrushing (too much or too little). What can you do to prevent recognize...