How is a Temporary Dental Crown Different From a Traditional Dental Crown?

If you are restoring your tooth with a dental crown, you probably already know that you’ll need to handle two different dental crowns during your treatment. These crowns are called temporary and traditional crowns. To help you know a little more about these restorations, our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo,... Read more »

Multiple Missing Teeth Can Be Replaced with a Removable Partial Denture

When multiple teeth are lost to severe tooth decay, or a significant dental trauma, it can limit your ability to chew food, change the clarity of your speech, and potentially have an impact on your general sense of self-confidence. If you find yourself in a situation like this, you should... Read more »

Your New Dental Crown Needs to Be Maintained by Your Daily Oral Hygiene Routine

A dental crown restoration performed at My Fresno Family Dentist’s dental office is designed to fully replace the tooth enamel layer of a tooth that has been compromised by a cavity, dental attrition, or dental fracture. While these materials will not be susceptible to the effects of acid erosion and... Read more »

Help Your Toothbrush Help Your Smile!

Brushing your teeth is such a frequent need that the habit can become mindless. Prevent that from happening by reviewing these tips. Remember: replace your brush at least every 3-4 months. Soft-bristled toothbrushes are the only good option for your teeth. Brushes with hard bristles can weaken tooth enamel and... Read more »

Correcting Issues That Arise with Tooth Restoration Treatments

Have you ever wondered which oral health care treatments are designed for restoring or repairing damage to your smile? Depending on your oral health needs, numerous tooth restoration treatments exist to repair your smile safely and effectively. If you're looking for a treatment that can repair the natural look of... Read more »

How to Keep Your Oral Health in Top-Notch Condition During Holiday Parties

The holidays are right around the corner. Before you get too busy with your festivities, our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, would like to prepare you now on how to take good care of your smile. That way you will know exactly what you need to do when the holiday... Read more »

How Can I Relieve My Toothache?

Toothaches are quite painful and inconvenient. Unfortunately, they are very common. Fortunately, sometimes little things cause them. So, if something small is making your tooth ache, there are things you can do at home to eliminate the discomfort. Our dentist, Dr. Claudia J. Trujillo, is happy to tell you how... Read more »

Can Your Oral Health Be Improved with Aging?

As we age, our smiles age with us, so we must do our part to protect them for as long as possible.  With the right amount of oral health care habits, you can keep your smile healthy and bright for the rest of your life. However, there are times when... Read more »

A Guide to Teeth Whitening

Are you aware that teeth whitening has experienced an explosion of popularity over the last few decades? Nowadays, you can find products everywhere touting the benefits of teeth whitening. However, not all products work as intended, and some might not be right for your smile, so exercise caution when considering... Read more »

Information About Root Canals

Are your teeth in need of root canal therapy? Root canal therapy is often used for teeth that have been injured or worn down to the point that the root of a tooth is exposed, often due to damage to the tooth enamel. When this occurs, bacteria can damage the... Read more »