Dentists in Albuquerque

Causes and Treatment for Bad Breath
05/09/2015

Causes and Treatment for Bad Breath

Many people think that bad breath is merely an inconvenience and something that’s socially unacceptable. While both of those hold true, bad breath can actually be a major warning sign of a serious dental health issue or general health issue. The team at Gallegos Family Dentistry would like to take a moment right now to…
Tooth Colored Fillings vs. Silver Fillings
05/02/2015

Tooth Colored Fillings vs. Silver Fillings

For our patients in Albuquerque, dental fillings are an ideal treatment for a minor to moderate amount of enamel loss due to tooth decay, tooth fractures, or trauma. Dental fillings are designed to fill the void created by decay or damage, and they can be used to even out the surface of the teeth. The team at…
How Do Cavities Form?
02/26/2015

How Do Cavities Form?

“You have a cavity.” These are the words all patients dread hearing at routine dental check-ups. However, the reality is that most patients have, or will, hear these words at one point or another. But even though most patients have experienced a dental cavity at some point, most don’t understand how they form. At Dr….
Ideal Candidates for Porcelain Veneers
02/23/2015

Ideal Candidates for Porcelain Veneers

There are plenty of options available to you if you would like to enhance the overall appearance of your smile. Many cosmetic treatments can be combined as you need them in order to perform a smile makeover. A cosmetic dentist can craft a custom smile makeover just for you, addressing all aesthetic flaws that you may be…
The Four Different Types of Teeth We Are Born With!
01/21/2015

The Four Different Types of Teeth We Are Born With!

You may have noticed that your teeth all look different, but not many people know why. In a human mouth there are four types of teeth, all with a different function:  • Incisors are the teeth babies usually get first, and they include the top four and bottom four center teeth in your mouth. These teeth are…
$600 Special for Full Mouth Deep Cleaning (AKA Scaling and Root Planing)
01/13/2015

$600 Special for Full Mouth Deep Cleaning (AKA Scaling and Root Planing)

In recent news researchers have found a link between the bacteria that cause gum disease and those that cause cancer.  The researchers found the following. Fatty acids from bacteria present in gum disease may cause Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS)-related lesions and tumors in the mouth. The information comes from a study by Case Western Reserve University. The researchers analyzed how byproducts…
Treating Cold Weather Tooth Pain
01/05/2015

Treating Cold Weather Tooth Pain

Playing in the snow, bundling up in your favorite sweater, and drinking hot cocoa are all fun in the winter, but cold weather can be brutal on your body. It can dry out skin, make lips chapped, even make your teeth hurt!  Here are some tips for avoiding tooth pain this winter so you and your family can…
08/12/2014

$800 Special

Interested in replacing a missing tooth, broken tooth, or crown?  Dr. Gallegos is here to help!  Gallegos Family Dentistry is pleased to announce discounts on complete dentures, dental crowns, and veneers!  Making every effort to help you save your teeth and restore your smile, Dr. Gallegos is offering discounts to help you achieve the smile you want.  Offering…
Dentures, and Crowns to Help You Save Those Pearly Whites!
08/04/2014

Dentures, and Crowns to Help You Save Those Pearly Whites!

When you come into Gallegos Family Dentistry you can expect quality comprehensive dental care at an affordable price.  Dr. Gallegos is pleased to announce that he is offering discounted complete and partial dentures, porcelain crowns, and root canals for anyone in need of a little extra help saving those pearly whites. If you’ve been to the dentist recently leaving…
7 Great Quotes About Smiling
07/23/2014

7 Great Quotes About Smiling

We love giving people Reasons to Smile, and we often come across great quotes about smiling while doing research for our blog or social media posts. Here are seven of our favorites we’ve come across recently. 1. “If you see a friend without a smile, give him one of yours.” –Proverb 2. “The shortest distance…