Posts Tagged ‘ dental checkup ’

Fresno Dentists Discuss the Formation of Tooth Decay

Oct 5th, 2012 | By

Tooth decay affects over 90% of the American population before they reach the age of 60. Cavities are so common that the mention of them rarely produces an ominous feeling. However, the havoc that untreated cavities wreak on your oral health can irreversibly damage more than just one tooth. To help raise awareness of the

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Fresno Dentists Explain the Importance of Preventive Dentistry

Sep 18th, 2012 | By

With the advancements that preventive dentistry has made over the years, more people are able to save their winning smiles through innovative techniques and procedures. Research continues to grow that grants us a greater understanding of the issues that afflict our dental health, as well as provide us with the means to combat those afflictions.

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Why Expecting Mothers Should Schedule Frequent Dental Checkups

Sep 6th, 2012 | By

Congratulations! Pregnancy is an exciting time in your life filled with the joys of the new addition to your family and the hectic scrambling to be prepared for your baby. At Fresno Dental Studio, we understand that pregnancy can also be a busy time filled with doctor appointments, baby showers, and nesting. However, our Fresno

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Could Smokeless Tobacco Cause Oral Cancer?

Sep 4th, 2012 | By

For smokers looking to quit, many consider the using smokeless tobacco such as chew, dip, or snuff. The belief that smokeless tobacco is the lesser of two evils when compared to smoking cigarettes is an unfortunate myth. In fact, researchers have recently suggested that smokeless tobacco has an increased risk of oral cancer over smoking

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Different Uses of Dental Bonding Explained by Fresno Cosmetic Dentists

Aug 17th, 2012 | By

Dental bonding is made of composite resin, a material used for several aspects of dentistry. With a material this versatile, Dr. Alex Denes and Dr. Claudia Denes use composite resin for anything from filling a cavity to closing smile gaps. Our Fresno cosmetic dentists will explain how dental bonding can restore teeth and improve your

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The Power of Xylitol

May 3rd, 2012 | By

Besides good toothbrushes and dental floss, fluoridated toothpastes and mouthwashes, and certain sugar-free chewing gums, there aren’t many over-the-counter products that get the seal of approval from reputable dentists. Today, however, Fresno dentists Dr. Claudia Denes and Dr. Alex Denes want to discuss the newest dental health booster out there: xylitol. What is Xylitol? As

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The Truth About Tooth Decay

Jan 20th, 2012 | By

What Causes Cavities? Tooth decay is actually an infectious disease caused by a pesky bacterium called Streptococcus mutans. We aren’t born with the bacterium in our mouths; babies get infected with the microbes when their parents kiss them, share utensils, or use their own mouths to clean Baby’s pacifier. The bacterium hangs out in your

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