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Why is Tooth Preservation Important?


Tooth preservation is important for more reasons than one might think. When we first see someone, we are prone to judge them on physical appearance. As such, having a naturally beautiful smile is more than important. Having a nice set … Continued


How a Dentist Will Treat Bad Breath


Bad breath is an embarrassing and distracting problem to have and sometimes requires a trip to the dentist. This condition can have many sources, and sometimes it is difficult to pin down the exact reason for bad breath. What are … Continued


Answers to 6 Common Oral Health Questions


In dentistry, we commonly get questions about a wide variety of things and issues at our office. However, we do get some questions much more than others. In this article, we are going to cover the 6 most common questions … Continued


How to Store Your Toothbrush and Keep It Sanitary


Properly storing your toothbrush is an important part of good oral hygiene. Keeping the toothbrush clean is equally important to your overall health since it is possible to introduce dangerous germs into your body via your toothbrush. The best ways … Continued


How Many Times Should You Brush Your Teeth Each Day?


It is crucial for your oral health that you learn proper brushing techniques.  Brushing your teeth is one of the most important things you can do daily when it comes to keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Brushing is something … Continued


Why Does Food Get Stuck In My Teeth?


How It Happens The teeth in our mouth have spaces between them no matter how closely packed they might seem. They have very tiny spaces between them that separate them from each other. In these spaces, small food particles like … Continued


Effective Oral Health Care Habits


Your oral health care habits go a long way in determining the look, feel and functionality of your mouth.  It is not enough to meet with your dentist on a semi-annual basis. A professional cleaning certainly helps yet you have … Continued


What Happens When you Don’t Floss


The failure to floss will affect your oral health as well as your overall health.  Some dentists argue flossing is more important than brushing.  Here is an in-depth look at what will happen if you do not floss. What can … Continued


Our Vista Dentist Blog Provides Information on Oral Health


As a dentist in Vista, our critical focus is to make sure that you have the best oral health care possible. While we want you to have very healthy teeth, we also want to help you understand some of the problems … Continued