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Overseas Medical Treatment

Terrible Risks of Overseas Medical Treatment

The Washington Post recently reported on the increase in antibiotic resistant disease in people returning from foreign surgical procedures. Included in this report was a warning from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), advising patients to avoid getting surgical procedures performed in Mexico....

Fluoridated drinking water is good for your teeth and is recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Studies Confirm Fluoridation Safety

Three studies have recently confirmed the safety of fluoride when used as a water supplement for preventing cavities. The primary study, sponsored by the National Institute of Health’s Toxicology Program, was started in response to a review conducted in 2016 that raised some doubts regarding...

Full Mouth Restoration changes your smile completely!

Infection Control Standards Updated

The Sacramento Dentistry Group puts the utmost emphasis on hygiene and standards of cleanliness in our dental practice. Patients come to us to maintain their dental health and receive treatment to improve it, not undermine it! Therefore, we readily follow the updated infection control standards...

E-cigarettes can still cause complications to your oral health.

E-Cigarette Use Drops with Teens

Last year, the Surgeon General warned of the alarming increase of e-cigarette use among teenagers. Now there is some good news that the Sacramento Dentistry Group would like to share with our patients. According to the Centers for Disease Control, or CDC, e-cigarette use among...

When you like your smile, you smile a lot. Our Sacramento dentists can help you like your smile!

Improvements in Oral Health

Good news! Americans enjoy better oral health than ever before! Dental education and programs that teach children to take care of their teeth are credited with better daily care that stays with them as they grow to adulthood. The Centers for Disease Control says that...

Fluoridated drinking water is good for your teeth and is recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Sacramento Water Supply Report Announced

A Safe and Fluoridated Supply The dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group recognize that a quality municipal water supply is critical to public health. For decades, water supplies around the United States have supplemented naturally occurring levels of fluoride in groundwater, in accord with public health...

Dental floss and its regular use are key to oral and physical health.

Do You Really Floss?

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...

Water pipe smoking is not recommended by our Sacramento dentists.

Water Pipe Warning

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...

The Benefits of Fluoride

Fluoride is Good for Your Health The Sacramento Dentistry Group firmly believes in the health benefits of fluoride. Losing teeth to decay and the aging generated by missing teeth are major causes of poor health and malnutrition in communities worldwide. We have described the health benefits...