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April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month | Millbrae Dentist

Cancer is a pretty scary issue that is not to be taken lightly, and oral cancer isn’t any different. It isn’t your typical cancer as oral cancer can be in a number of different areas of your mouth, including the … Continue reading

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Your Bad Breath may not be from Eating Onions | Milbrae Dentist

Did you know that bad breath or a bad taste in the mouth may be a warning sign of gum (periodontal) disease? Gum disease is caused by the buildup of plaque on teeth. Bacteria cause the formation of toxins, which … Continue reading

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Ouch! Why Are My Teeth So Sensitive? | Milbrae Dentist

Are you feeling pain when you eat or drink something hot, cold, or sweet? Tooth sensitivity occurs when the layer underneath the enamel (dentin) or the layer covering the root (cementum) becomes exposed. A common, painful dental problem that causes … Continue reading

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Stress Is Worse for You than You Think | Milbrae Dentist

Studies over the past two decades have shown a direct link between stress, anxiety and periodontal disease. Heightened stress contributes to the lowering of the body’s immune system. The weaker the immune system, the more prone the body is to … Continue reading

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The Many Benefits of CEREC Technology | Milbrae Cosmetic Dentist

Getting a dental x-ray usually means having to spend hours at the dentist’s office. So too was getting a crown, though it arguably took longer as the process usually took many days, or even weeks. The good thing is that … Continue reading

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Dental Extractions | Milbrae, Ca Cosmetic Dentist

Most dental visits and oral hygiene recommendations are centered around helping patients keep their natural teeth for as long as possible. Unfortunately, it’s occasionally necessary to remove an entire tooth. Some common reasons that extraction is necessary include severe tooth … Continue reading

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Dental Implants & Bridges | Milbrae Cosmetic Dentist

Most patients understand that brushing, flossing, and regular professional cleanings are designed to help protect against tooth decay for the primary purpose of preserving the patient’s natural teeth. Unfortunately, this is occasionally not enough – either due to injury, insufficient … Continue reading

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Bad Breath | Milbrae Cosmetic Dentist

Most people see bad breath as a consequence of diet and not brushing their teeth, but bad breath can be an indicator of potentially serious dental problems. While some foods – such as garlic, onion, and alcohol – can cause … Continue reading

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Dental Implants | Milbrae Cosmetic Dentist

Every year, millions of Americans will lose one or more teeth – primarily due to some combination of tooth decay, gingivitis, and physical trauma. While brushing, flossing, and routine professional cleanings are very effective at combating tooth decay and gingivitis, … Continue reading

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Are Veneers for You? | Milbrae Cosmetic Dentist

Do you feel your teeth function fine, are in good health but your smile could use a pick me up? Veneers could be the answer for you! Veneers are tooth colored shells made to cover your natural teeth and produce … Continue reading

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