dental care

Keep Yourself Away from Decay

In today’s fast-moving world it is often that we take some things for granted — even taking care of ourselves. Sometimes we fail to keep our health in check. A common manifestation for lack of dental care is tooth decay. The horrors of dental decay There are different kinds of bacteria found inside our mouths. […]

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Don’t Forget Regular Cleanings

Everyone looks forward to spending quality time with family and friends. And with that, there are surely plenty of feasts and social gatherings to attend to. All that eating can gather food debris into the deepest corners of your teeth that your toothbrush could not reach. Sounds like it’s time to visit Pacific Family Dental […]

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Root Canal Therapy

Root Canal therapy can save your tooth, prevent future dental problems and relieve serious pain. Some patients are nervous about root canal therapy, but in reality, it is hugely beneficial. Keep reading to learn more about this common procedure. What is dental pulp? Your teeth are made up of multiple parts. In the very center […]

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Be Prepared For These Dental Emergencies

Dental emergencies can be painful and scary, but if you know what to do ahead of time, you can make the best of the situation and minimize the damage. Here’s what you should know about a few common dental emergencies. Knocked Out Tooth Knowing what to do if your tooth gets knocked out is particularly […]

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White Teeth

Should You Consider Veneers?

Are you self-conscious about stains or cracks on your teeth? Veneers may offer a simple solution. Here’s what you should know: What are veneers? Veneers are thin, white shells that are attached to the front surface of the teeth. They are custom fitted to each tooth to create a whiter, brighter, and completely natural looking […]

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Why Are Dental X-Rays Important?

At most dental checkups, your dentist will take x-rays of your teeth. Have you ever wondered why? Learn more about the importance of dental x-rays below: See More A traditional oral exam can reveal a lot of things about your teeth, but there are many things that simply can’t be seen without the help of […]

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Sleep Apnea 101

Do you sleep for 7-8 hours each night and wake up feeling more tired than ever? You may have sleep apnea. Keep reading to learn more about this common problem. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a term used to describe short, sudden, interrupted breathing when you sleep. If you have sleep apnea, this […]

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An Introduction To Dental Sealants

Are you looking for an easier way to protect your kids from cavities? While teaching your children about dental hygiene is important, sometimes you need more help keeping your kids (and their teeth) healthy and strong. Dental sealants are one tool that can help. Here’s what you should know. What are dental sealants? Dental sealants […]

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Keeping Your Teeth Clean And Strong

Keeping your teeth clean is one of the most important ways to protect your oral health, avoid tooth decay, and prevent gum disease. Here’s what you should know. Brushing Basics Brushing your teeth every day is one important part of protecting your oral health. How often should you brush your teeth? You should brush your […]

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