May 2022

What Is Scaling and Root Planing?

2022-01-06T21:49:51+00:00

Vital Periodontal Treatment Scaling and root planing improves the health of teeth and gums. When teeth become inundated with plaque or tartar, they may need to undergo scaling or root planing to remove the harmful substance. Without doing so, tartar along the gumline is a known contributor to developing periodontal disease. This condition consists of [...]

What Is Scaling and Root Planing?2022-01-06T21:49:51+00:00

Sensitivity: Causes and Treatment for Teeth

2022-01-06T21:47:52+00:00

When teeth hurt, you know something is not right. It may be a minor cavity or infection, but one of the common varieties of dental pain is tooth sensitivity. And anyone who experiences it knows it isn't fun. Sensitivity may occur when drinking or eating hot or cold liquids or foods, or whenever pressure is [...]

Sensitivity: Causes and Treatment for Teeth2022-01-06T21:47:52+00:00

Dental X-Rays: Learn What They Do

2022-01-06T21:46:15+00:00

X-Rays Are Critical Dental Technology Getting dental X-Rays is a vital part of both your appointment and your dental care in general. You may not need them every six months, but we may require a new series if you haven't had any taken recently, to prepare for treatment, or when any significant changes in your [...]

Dental X-Rays: Learn What They Do2022-01-06T21:46:15+00:00

Dental Calculus

2022-01-06T21:44:47+00:00

We're Not Talking About Math! Dental Calculus Is Damaging To Teeth. Dental calculus is simply another name for tartar—a solid, harmful substance that builds up on teeth. Without removing this hardened plaque, teeth become more susceptible to cavities and tooth decay. Additionally, calculus along the gum line will contribute to periodontal disease, which in turn [...]

Dental Calculus2022-01-06T21:44:47+00:00

April 2022

How Do Cavities Start?

2022-01-06T21:40:02+00:00

You do your best to brush and floss. You make sure that you get your dental checkups. But then, you get the dreaded news; you have cavities. How can this happen?!? Well, the first thing to remember is don't panic, and don't beat yourself up over a minor setback. These things can happen, even to [...]

How Do Cavities Start?2022-01-06T21:40:02+00:00

Skipping the Dentist?

2022-01-06T21:38:41+00:00

Don't Even Think About Skipping! Understandably, you may find yourself skipping a dental appointment now and then. We recognize that life events and unforeseen circumstances can sometimes get in the way. Of course, we appreciate you letting us know as soon as possible when these situations arise. The earlier we know of a change in [...]

Skipping the Dentist?2022-01-06T21:38:41+00:00

Choosing A New Dentist

2022-01-06T21:37:06+00:00

When looking for a new dentist, there are several possibilities to consider. Whether you just moved and are new to the area, had a bad experience at a different dental practice, or you simply haven't been to the dentist in a while, choosing a new dentist you can trust is essential. Maybe you have a [...]

Choosing A New Dentist2022-01-06T21:37:06+00:00

Dental Implants: Their Structure And What’s Involved

2022-01-06T21:35:30+00:00

About Dental Implants Dental implants are the strongest and most permanent solution for missing or failing teeth. When you choose to enhance your smile with dental implants, it's a life-changing event! We often take our teeth for granted, and you never really appreciate all they do until they begin to cause trouble. For speaking, eating, [...]

Dental Implants: Their Structure And What’s Involved2022-01-06T21:35:30+00:00

March 2022

Dental Checkup: Schedule Yours Today

2022-01-06T20:51:18+00:00

Protect Your Health with a Dental Checkup Don't put it off any longer. Have you been neglecting your dental care? Is it past time for a dental checkup? If so, consider choosing Marin Dental Care in San Rafael, CA. We don't play blame games or shame you for your dental health. On the contrary, we're [...]

Dental Checkup: Schedule Yours Today2022-01-06T20:51:18+00:00

Get a Cosmetic Dentistry Consultation

2022-01-06T20:49:23+00:00

Your First Step Toward a Better Smile Sometimes, a thorough tooth cleaning and improved at-home care are all that's needed to enhance your smile. Other times, you need a little extra help! If you're feeling a bit self-conscious about your teeth, or perhaps want to look you best for an important event, consider a cosmetic [...]

Get a Cosmetic Dentistry Consultation2022-01-06T20:49:23+00:00