Dental Care

What can a Newbury Park Dentist do for an Abscess?

A tooth abscess is never something any patient looks forward to. The throbbing pain, the uncomfortable feeling when chewing, the sensitivity to hot and cold, and other issues are enough to drive a patient to distraction. It can not only continue to cause pain to you but can also cause other health issues that may…

How Can Newbury Dental Help with Tonsil Stones?

Tonsil stones are a real issue that some dental patients suffer from and may not even know it. Treatments are available and remove tonsil stones relatively quickly. Below, we’ll detail what they are, how they are treated, and what to do if you have any more questions about this uncommon malady. What are tonsil stones?…

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How to Prepare for a Root Canal

If you’ve just found out you need a root canal, you’re not alone: over 41,000 root canals are performed each day, making it a very common dental procedure. But how should you prepare for one, and what can you expect? Aren’t root canals scary? The good news is thanks to modern dental technology, many patients who have…

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8 Flossing Tips That Will Help You Keep Your Gums Healthy

Let’s be honest, most of us don’t floss our teeth enough. But is it really that important? And if so, is there a specific way to floss? Dentists agree that yes, flossing is that important. Why else would they remind us at every routine visit? You should floss daily for the best results. Failure to floss can contribute to…

Tooth Decay: How Does A Dentist Fix it?

For those of us who enjoy eating sweets and drinking acidic or sugary beverages, tooth decay is a fact of life. Even with regular brushing and flossing, the wearing down of our teeth’s enamel occurs and can be accelerate or cause underlying dental issues. While visiting your dentist regularly is a great way to prevent…