About Bruxism (Clenching and Grinding)

Do I clench? Am I a grinder? How can I tell? What’s the difference between one and the other anyway? These are important questions that some of you may have asked. Others may have been told by their dentist that they are doing it, usually followed up by recommending the use of a mouth guard…

What you need to know about Periodontal Disease

Many of us have heard the term ‘periodontal disease’ but few have really considered this problem as a disease, that is to say, as an actual ailment. Periodontal disease or periodontitis is the second stage of a first one, gingivitis. If you have it and do not take care of it, it can escalate to…

Wisdom Teeth

The wisdom teeth are the last ones to form, they erupt outside the gum approximately around the age of 17 and 22, but if there isn’t enough space in the mouth to fit them or if these molars come in a bad position (inclined) it could cause a lot of discomfort and pain. The most…

Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is one of the most requested procedures done these days in the dental office because it is a simple and painless process and that gives an aesthetic benefit in only one hour. We have to keep in mind the reasons why teeth start to turn darker. The first reason is age, because you…

Porcelain Crowns

  I prefer porcelain crowns over the metal porcelain crowns because they don’t stain the tooth and the metal doesn’t start to show; the translucent ones looks more natural than the metal ones because these always look grayer.   I’ve been offering porcelain crowns since I finished university. The last metal porcelain crown that I did was…

Getting the Perfect Smile with Dental Braces in Tijuana Mexico

Everyone wants to have the perfect smile. Whenever you turn on the TV, you see actors and actresses flashing their toothpaste-commercial smiles while walking down the red carpet, whereas you just sit there with your uneven teeth and awkward smile. But these actors and actresses have all had work done on their teeth to achieve…

Ozone Therapy

WHAT IS OZONE? Ozone is an allotropic form of Oxygen, that is known mainly for its part in the world’s ecological balance. It absorbs most of the ultraviolet radiations that come from the sun, preventing them to get directly to the Earth’s surface. In the Industry it is known for its antiseptic, deodorant and disinfecting…

What is Biological Dentistry?

Biological dentistry is to relate oral health with the rest of the body’s health. It is to recognize and have in mind that the mouth is part of the body. One cannot say that they are healthy without considering their oral conditions. Illnesses of the mouth, be it cavities, gingivitis or infections, are ailments that…

Protandim

One of the best remedies I know to detoxify and help support the liver. This product is scientifically proven to reduce the level of oxidative stress in the body and this way contributing to general health. www.mylifevantage.com/    

Xilitol

I always recommend xylitol. Is a nontoxic sugar substitute and with great oral benefits. It is used to sweeten coffee, tea, fruit drinks, cakes, etc. You can find it in powder, chewing gum, lollypops, mints and different candies and chocolates, even in toothpaste. Adults 4gr. daily, children 1gr. I constantly write about its benefits in…