Dental News

What Cosmetic Treatments Will Help You Achieve Your Ideal Smile?

Apr 3rd, 2018 | By

The functionality and health of your teeth and gums should remain priorities in your dental care, but the desire to change certain aspects of your smile is important too. If you have thought about wanting a whiter smile or changing the shape of your teeth, cosmetic dental treatments could help you accomplish these goals. Being

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What Treatments are Involved in a Full Mouth Reconstruction?

Mar 11th, 2018 | By

Patients can regain function and health of their teeth and gums with a full mouth reconstruction even if they have struggled long-term with their dental issues. A full mouth reconstruction combines restorative, neuromuscular, and cosmetic procedures, restoring the teeth, jaw, and gums. Not only addressing appearance, a full mouth reconstruction helps improve the structure and

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Dental Implants and Frequently Asked Questions

Jul 23rd, 2015 | By

Dental implant are one of the options for replacing missing teeth. With dental implants, patients can obtain one of the more lifelike options for replacing lost teeth. What is the history of dental implants? Do they really provide a new tooth that looks and functions like a natural one? Frequently Asked Questions About Implant Benefits Question: How

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Periodontal Disease

Feb 24th, 2015 | By

Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a chronic inflammatory condition of the periodontal structures like gingiva (gum tissue), periodontal ligament, surface of the root( cementum) and the alveolar bone (the bones surrounding the tooth structure). The word periodontal literally means “around the tooth.”  The prevalence of periodontal disease in the United States is significantly high. The

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Toxic Sugar!

Jul 16th, 2014 | By

This compendium of great educational materials will save your life! My name is Dr. Alex Denes, I am a dentist and a big advocate of living without sugar. I hope that you will find time to watch the videos presented here, gain some knowledge and let that open your mind about living a healthy life.You

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ObamaCare and Dentistry

Mar 31st, 2014 | By

ObamaCare and Dentistry By Howard J. Warner ObamaCare will change the American healthcare marketplace in unintended ways. It will have notable impact on the dental field, through mandated pedodontic coverage. Few people enjoy visiting the dentist; however, dental care may become more problematic. Within a few years, private dental care with a trusted and known practitioner

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Oral Cancer – Treatment – Part 3

Oct 11th, 2013 | By

Treatment of oral cancers is ideally a multidisciplinary approach. Early stage of oral cancer is typically managed with either surgery or radiation therapy alone. Although they have almost equal success in the control of local recurrence, the side effects from radiation persuade more clinicians to recommend a surgical option. Advanced-stage tumors require multi-modality treatment, which

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Oral Cancer – Diagnosis – Part 2

Oct 10th, 2013 | By

Diagnosis of Oral Cancer  Any suspicious lesion within the oral cavity needs to be evaluated very thorough with a history and physical exam. Careful examination of the neck by palpation is performed because often the first indication of spread of the cancer is to lymph nodes within the neck (neck metastases).  The oral and maxillofacial

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Oral cancer – Clinical Update & Screening Part 1

Oct 8th, 2013 | By

Oral Cancer- Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment In the United States over 35,000 new cases of cancer of the oral cavity are diagnosed annually, with over 25,000 occurring in men and over 11,000 in women. Nearly 7,880 people die of cancer of the oral cavity and pharynx each year. There are 30 times this amount when

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Are Mercury Fillings Making You Sick?

Apr 2nd, 2013 | By

Everybody is familiar with Dr. Oz shows. We encourage you to watch this episode and educate yourself on the health problems that mercury fillings could be causing. Your Fresno Dentist Dental Appointment   To learn more about silver mercury fillings and your dental health, or to schedule a consultation, contact your Fresno family dentists by

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