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Do Black Stains Protect Your Teeth from Cavities?

In general, a healthy smile is a beautiful smile, and vice versa. But in some cases, some very unattractive features might be associated with better health. That’s the case with black stains on teeth, which are generally linked to a lower cavity risk. What Are “Black Stains”? Black stains seems like a generic term, but [...]

What’s Causing Your Toothaches?

A toothache is one of the most common conditions that brings people to our office. Ideally, you should see a dentist regularly for preventive treatment. This can help your heart as well as your teeth. However, if you’re the kind of person who only looks for treatment when you experience pain, here’s a brief guide [...]

Are Ceramic or Composite Fillings Better?

Modern cosmetic dentistry allows us to restore your teeth with beautiful, durable restorations. In fact, we usually have several options to achieve the results you’re looking for. If you want to reshape your teeth, for example, you can choose between BioClear and veneers. But one of the most common [...]

6 Secret Sources of Sugar in Your Diet

Dietary sugar is the main contributor to your risk of cavities. The good new is that most people are aware of this, and many Americans are trying to cut down on sugar consumption. This is not only good for your weight and overall health, it can cut down on your need for Reconstructive Dentistry Irvine

6 Ways Runners Are Ruining Their Teeth

You may have taken up running because you thought it was healthy. Or maybe you wanted to look better. Running can accomplish both these goals, but if you’re not careful, it might actually backfire. Some runners’ habits can be so damaging to their teeth that they can end up suffering both in terms of their [...]