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After Wisdom Teeth Removal
The removal of wisdom teeth is a serious surgical procedure. Post-operative care is very important. Unnecessary pain, infections, and swelling can be prevented by following these simple steps: 1. Remove gauze once you arrive at home. 2. Take your pain medications with a big glass of water. 3. Have a milk shake or smoothie, but […]
Year-End Insurance Reminder
Our team would like to send you a friendly reminder to schedule your appointments prior to the end of the year to take full advantage of any flex spend, health savings, or insurance benefits that you may have. The end of the year is always a busy time so make your appointment now so you […]
Should You Exercise After Oral Surgery?
Exercising is a lot like brushing your teeth, you must make it part of your daily routine in order to stay in great health. But what about when you get work done on your teeth? Is it a good idea to exercise then? If you’ve had your wisdom teeth removed, this may be one of […]
Our Latest Patient Testimonials
We love hearing back from our patients! Our practice goal is to make you feel as comfortable as possible during your procedure. “My fiance was seen at this dental office January 19th,2016 I must say he was scared when we got there bp was 156/102 (no he don’t have hypertension) but the anxiety & being scared […]
Will you miss a back tooth if its lost?
70% of Americans is thought to be missing at least one tooth, usually one of the molars in the back. But if you cant see it, does it truly matter? The answer is YES! The problem with tooth loss is the bone loss that comes with it. The bone that surrounds your teeth, also […]
3 Warning Signs of Impacted Wisdom Teeth
Wisdom teeth can drive patients to the brink of desperate pain relief. One sign of pain in the back of the jaw usually means impacted wisdom teeth. There are an array of symptoms and signs that will alert you something is not right. Once you have an assumption something is wrong, it’s time to take action! […]
5 Reason Why Dental Implants Are Great Way To Replace Missing Teeth
Dental implants are becoming more and more popular, and it’s easy to understand why. They’re convenient, lifelike and aesthetically pleasing. Here is a quick overview of the top five reasons why dental implants are a great remedy for tooth loss. Dental implants are structurally complete. After the oral surgeon places the dental implant in the […]
Common Emergency Care Visits: Toothaches/Abscesses
Dental problems don’t always wait for normal office hours. Broken fillings or damaged teeth are common reasons for emergency treatment. Toothaches and abscesses can also require prompt attention. Emergency dental care is only a phone call away! Drs. Cheung, Ho, & Yagoubian can provide you with the information and treatment you need to prevent the […]
Brushing your teeth properly removes the food particles and bacteria that can lead to tooth decay and gum disease. However, you do not want to scrub your teeth or gums heavily. A heavy hand can lead to tooth and gum erosion. You should also use a soft bristle toothbrush to avoid damaging the surface of […]
What could be causing my bad breath?
Bad breath, or halitosis, is an embarrassing problem for millions of Americans. Finding the cause and eliminating the problem can be a challenge, though. Our Team knows that most causes do start in the mouth and can be treated. Causes of Bad Breath Here are some of the common causes of bad breath: Food: as […]