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A Few Facts About Treating Gum Disease

Would you know if you developed gum disease? Most patients want to say yes, but many people who experience severe gum disease didn’t realize or treat their condition in time to stop it from growing worse.
Feb 18th, 2019

A Few Details About TMJ Disorder

If you’ve never heard of TMJ disorder, then your chronic jaw pain and difficulty biting could seem like a complete mystery.
Jan 21st, 2019

3 Tips to Give Your Smile a Good Year

The New Year is all about self-improvement, and for many people, that includes the desire to restore and/or improve their smiles’ health and appearance.
Dec 31st, 2018

3 Possible Reasons Why Your Tooth Aches

When your tooth hurts, there could be a wide range of reasons why. Therefore, when you try to relieve the ache with a generic home remedy, the relief will only be temporary.
Nov 26th, 2018

A Few Questions About Cosmetic Gum Contouring

There are several different aspects of your smile’s appearance besides your teeth. For example, patients in Oxnard, CA, who exhibit a gummy smile know that their uneven gum lines can have an even bigger impact on their smiles.
Nov 12th, 2018

Good Reasons Dental Implants Are Popular

There are several different concerns that come with tooth loss. When it comes to replacing your lost teeth, the best way to do so is to ensure that all of those concerns are effectively addressed.
Aug 27th, 2018

Have a Tooth Problem? A Crown Can Help

Dental crowns are designed to mimic healthy teeth, and when one is placed over your tooth, it can do most of what your natural tooth did before it became compromised.
Jul 16th, 2018

What Everyone Should Know About Modern Fillings

Most people experience a cavity at least once in their life, and but fortunately, they can usually avoid serious tooth infection by treating their cavities with custom tooth fillings.
Jun 18th, 2018

When Is a Partial Crown Appropriate?

When a tooth becomes damaged or its structure is compromised in some way, a dental crown can often be the best way to restore its health and integrity.
Jun 11th, 2018

The Benefits of Digital X-Rays

During every routine checkup and cleaning appointment you attend, your dentist will thoroughly inspect your teeth, gums, and oral tissues for signs that something may need further attention.
Jun 4th, 2018

Why Some Cavities Require Root Canal Therapy

To most people, a cavity is the reason why they need a tooth filling. In fact, fillings are the most frequently-performed treatment for mild to moderate cavities, which affect almost everyone at some point in their lives.
May 28th, 2018

How to Relax with Dental Sedation

For most patients, the greatest challenge to receiving the dental care they need is finding time in their schedules to make an appointment.
May 7th, 2018

How Dental Implants Compare to Bridges

Losing a tooth might not seem like a big deal in the grand scheme of things, but the truth is the loss can have a dramatic impact on your bite’s function.
Apr 16th, 2018

The Best Ways to Prevent Tooth Loss

It’s true that most of your dental health care focuses on prevention. However, successfully preventing dental health issues is an ongoing process, and you may still be faced with serious oral health concerns at some point in your life
Feb 26th, 2018

Why Extracting Wisdom Teeth Is Important

Losing teeth isn’t ideal, and most of modern dentistry focuses on helping you avoid it. However, sometimes tooth extraction is a necessary step in preserving your smile, and that is most often the case when it comes to impacted wisdom teeth.
Jan 29th, 2018

The Right Time to Consider Teeth-Whitening

As an important part of keeping your smile consistently healthy and free of disease, most people know that they should attend checkup and cleaning appointments on a regular basis.
Jan 15th, 2018

What Is a Partial Crown?

When your tooth is cracked or fractured, a dental crown is often the best way to treat it.
Dec 11th, 2017

Do You Have Gingivitis?

Gingivitis—the precursor to more serious gum disease—isn’t an obscure dental condition.
Dec 4th, 2017

Why You Should Take Your Toothache Seriously

Not every toothache may seem serious. However, if your tooth is just slightly sensitive and you mistake it as a temporary nuisance, then you might neglect to have it checked out, allowing it to grow worse over time.
Nov 28th, 2017

A Focus on Patient Comfort

At Oxnard Dentistry, providing exceptional dental care to all of our patients includes maintaining a focus on patient comfort.
Nov 6th, 2017

Questions About Teeth-Whitening?

Taking good care of your teeth by brushing them twice a day and flossing them at least once can go a long way to keeping them beautiful as well as healthy.
Sep 4th, 2017