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The Real Causes of Your Tooth Discoloration, and How to Fix It

The Real Causes of Your Tooth Discoloration, and How to Fix It

If you constantly find yourself looking in the mirror, wishing for more attractive teeth, you’re not alone! A recent survey shows that a full 80% of Americans aged 18 to 49 wish they had a whiter smile.  In a culture driven by social media and selfies, it may feel like your less-than-perfect teeth are always […]

6 Most Popular Root Canal FAQs & Dental Crowns Encinitas

6 Most Popular Root Canal FAQs & Dental Crowns Encinitas

You’re laying in the dentist’s chair, fighting the dizzying pain of a cracked and broken tooth. Your dentist leans back, takes off his glasses, and says “Well, it looks like we’ll need to perform a root canal.” How do you react? Do you sprint out the door as fast as possible? Shiver with the anticipation […]

Should I Get Dentures or Implants to Replace My Missing Teeth?

Should I Get Dentures or Implants to Replace My Missing Teeth?

It’s not only embarrassing to have missing teeth, it’s dangerous to your overall oral health. Even just one or two missing teeth compromise the strength of your jawbone and the alignment of your remaining teeth. Not to mention the increased threat of gum disease and decay! Luckily, it’s easier than ever before to replace your […]

Can Celiac Disease Damage Your Teeth?

Can Celiac Disease Damage Your Teeth?

You know your smile faces threats from every direction: coffee stains, cavities, and sensitivity, just to name a few. But you may not realize that a gluten intolerance known as Celiac disease may pose the biggest threat of all. What exactly is Celiac disease, and how can you protect your smile against its side effects? […]

Sensitive Teeth? Here Are the Top Causes and Treatments

Sensitive Teeth? Here Are the Top Causes and Treatments

  Your teeth might look healthy, but what issues are lingering under the surface? Sensitive teeth is one of the most common issues plaguing adults, with 1 in 8 people reporting ongoing sensitivity.    If you can’t enjoy an ice cream cone or a hot cup of tea without cringing as zings and jolts of […]