Dental Health, Gum Disease, Life Hacks, San Jose Dentist

Is It Genetic or Environmental?

The air is becoming crisper, leaves are changing colors and falling off their trees. It’s that time of year when it's appropriate to add pumpkin spice to any food or drink and not be judged. #PumpkinSpiceEverything What’s your favorite part of Thanksgiving gatherings? Do you consider yourself to have a sweet tooth? Here’s something mind-blowing:… Continue reading Is It Genetic or Environmental?

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Gum Disease, oral care, San Jose Dentist

How Much Do You Know About Your Teeth?

Do you consider your teeth as living things? They contain nerves and living tissues and our mouth constantly produces bacteria. They are always active with chewing, biting, talking, and grinding. Dental problems are hardly enjoyable, but on the bright side, most are preventable. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, regular check-ups, and proper eating is… Continue reading How Much Do You Know About Your Teeth?

Gum Disease, oral care, Preventative Care

4 Risk Factors of Gum Disease to Discuss with Your Dentist

Have you ever had something caught in your teeth for days? It’s likely because it was lodged deep between a tooth and your gums. That gum tissue is what keeps our chompers in place. There are three stages of gum disease and all are treatable. The mild form of gum disease is Gingivitis. This is… Continue reading 4 Risk Factors of Gum Disease to Discuss with Your Dentist

Dental Health, Gum Disease

Do You Have a Dental Disorder?

The range of possible dental disorders is wide and many are more easily recognized than others. It could be a bit perplexing to consider you may have a dental disorder without realizing it, but it’s actually more common than you might think. Some disorders have obvious symptoms that may have you running to our office.… Continue reading Do You Have a Dental Disorder?