Bruxism or teeth grinding is no joke, especially when your body is supposed to be resting and rejuvenating while you’re sleeping. The National Sleep Foundation describes bruxism as the “clenching and grinding of the teeth that happen involuntarily.” Sleep bruxism is most commonly associated with young children, teens, and adults. However, your Sacramento dentist can… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Restorative Dentistry
Dental Filling Fell Out? Don’t Panic. Read This!
Your dentist in Sacramento will tell you that there are many reasons why a filling becomes loose or comes completely out. Let’s take a look at some common causes, and some tips you can use to help you feel more comfortable until you can see the dentist and get your filling fixed. Why Do Fillings… Read more »
What All Seniors Need to Know About Their Oral Health
As we get older, our health tends to change and our needs may shift over time. Our oral health is no different. For Senior Citizens Day on August 21st, our dental office in Sacramento wants to cater to our favorite seniors and their families by talking a bit about some of the most common oral… Read more »
What You Should Know About Dental Implants
Millions of Americans will suffer tooth loss at some point in their lives. Many times, adult tooth loss can be caused by gum disease or decay that has been left untreated. But even those of us who take great care of our teeth can experience unexpected tooth loss through an injury. At our dental office… Read more »
To Pull or Not to Pull: Is a Tooth Extraction Your Only Option?
Tooth pain is a pain like no other, and when you have it you’re willing to do just about anything to get rid of it. This includes perhaps not thinking twice when your dentist recommends extracting the tooth that’s causing you pain. But our dental office in Sacramento wants you to know that you may… Read more »