Posts Tagged: Gallegos Family Dentistry

Your Guide to a Hollywood Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry
01/24/2020

Your Guide to a Hollywood Smile with Cosmetic Dentistry

Reports show that the global cosmetic dentistry market is expected to reach a value of about $32 billion by 2026. Such a significant focus is due to the increasing need for treating prevalent tooth-related diseases. Hence, if you consider getting one done, it is a big decision. We don’t just wake up in the morning…
Here’s What Can Go Wrong With Your Veneers If You Don’t Have The Right Dentist
01/22/2020

Here’s What Can Go Wrong With Your Veneers If You Don’t Have The Right Dentist

For starters, porcelain veneers are originally designed to revamp the look of the teeth. Another name for this is dental veneers. A veneer is a thin custom-made shell used to cover the front part of the dentition. The materials applied for it are tooth-colored. Currently, the usage of porcelain veneers for enhancing dental aesthetics is…
Complications in implant dentistry
01/13/2020

Complications in implant dentistry

Loss of teeth can be associated with various causes, the most common among which are considered advanced caries, trauma, and aging. In such cases, an operation such as dental implantation has direct indications.  During the operation, a titanium element is introduced into the jaw bone, which serves as the basis for attaching the upper part…
Why don’t dental implants show up on scanners at the airport?
01/06/2020

Why don’t dental implants show up on scanners at the airport?

When we discuss dental implants, one of the common questions is: “Will I ring at the airport?”. Many patients ask the question of whether my dental implant will sound when passing through a metal detector, before deciding to accept the advice of their dentist about the need for an implantology treatment. Your family dentist will…
Dental implants treatment advisory
12/24/2019

Dental implants treatment advisory

Dental implantation is a surgical procedure that requires prior preparation and compliance with postoperative recommendations. High-quality implantation of a “new tooth” depends on the joint actions of the doctor and patient. Adhering to the doctor’s instructions for caring for the oral cavity, you reduce the possible risks and complications after dental implants services. After surgery,…
An Implant or a Bridge: Which is Better
12/17/2019

An Implant or a Bridge: Which is Better

Each tooth lost requires restoration. Even if one tooth is missing in the jaw,  an implant or bridge is installed so that the remaining units do not move to the side. If this is not done, the teeth have to bear additional load leading to loosening of the teeth and destruction. To understand what is…
Everything You Should Know about Periodontitis and Dental Implants
12/10/2019

Everything You Should Know about Periodontitis and Dental Implants

Everyone knows about caries. Almost 100% of people have it. But not everyone has heard of periodontitis, although it is the second most common disease of the oral cavity. This ignorance plays a cruel joke on health, and treating tooth decay, people can forget about the gums or believe that they will recover on their…
How to Save Teeth from Periodontal Disease?
12/04/2019

How to Save Teeth from Periodontal Disease?

Periodontal disease is widespread. Studies show that almost every person after 35 years has, to one degree or another, manifestations of similar diseases that lead to mobility and tooth loss if treatment is not started on time.  At Gallegos Family Dentistry we care about our patients’ health and educate them about the oral diseases, that…
What To Expect If You Haven’t Been To The Dentist In Years
10/18/2019

What To Expect If You Haven’t Been To The Dentist In Years

Most people postpone their regular visits to dentists because of lack of time, little attention to their health, or even fear of doctors. Sometimes trepidation causes patients to postpone their visits for years. There are several reasons to cause fear or anxiety. The most common are childhood experiences and painful past procedures. Some people have…
Do You Really Need To Invest In An Electric Toothbrush?
09/16/2019

Do You Really Need To Invest In An Electric Toothbrush?

You’re probably here because you wonder if electric toothbrushes are really better than manual ones. First of all, the main job of a toothbrush is vanquishing bad bacteria that want to mess up your oral health. If not removed this bacteria becomes plaque. Plaque is forming all the time. When not cleaned frequently enough, it…