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Articles on the topic of Comprehensive Dentistry from the dental blog of Dr. Jess Santucci, an Orinda, CA dentist. Learn about laser dentistry, dental implants, periodontics, and other topics that can improve your smile and overall health.
May 2, 2019
Finally, a way to replace missing teeth with natural looking and feeling teeth. But can anyone get dental implants? Read our blog to find out.
March 1, 2019
Gum disease, also known as periodontitis or periodontal disease, is very common among adults. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatments in this post.
February 1, 2019
Do genetics influence your oral health? Recent studies say yes and no. Learn about which health factors you can control in our latest article.
December 3, 2018
Receding gums refers to gum tissue that slowly begins to wear away. In this article, we’ll discuss the causes, symptoms, and solutions.
September 3, 2018
Xylitol makes many bold claims about its abilities. But are they myths or realities? Does xylitol prevent cavities? You’ll find out what causes cavities and the role this sugar alternative plays.
April 2, 2018
If you’re a parent, no doubt you want to ensure your kids are healthy, happy, active, and safe. Organized sports and after-school activities are a great way to make sure your little ones get plenty of activity and learn teamwork. In the U.S., 60 million children between the ages of 6 and 18 participate in… Read More
October 25, 2017
Many wonder: “Are dental x-rays safe?” Here are the facts you need to help you decide what is best for you and your family’s dental care.
May 12, 2017
Choosing the best toothbrush can seem like a daunting task! Here are our top tips to choose the right toothbrush for each member of your family.
November 18, 2016
Gum disease is one of the least noticeable yet most common oral conditions worldwide. Given gum disease’s potentially serious yet invisible signs, how can you protect yourself from losing your smile? Gum disease is no laughing matter. Millions of Americans are diagnosed with it each year and millions more remain untreated, leading to rapid decay… Read More
October 21, 2016
You’ve been told you need a root canal, and understandably, you now have questions: What exactly IS a root canal? Is it going to hurt? What can you expect when you go in for treatment? We want to make it easier on you, so we’ve rounded up some great online resources that will help… Read More