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 tooth decay, the dental crown will still need to play... 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 tear up your gums. Also, look for brushes that fit... read more »

Have You Been Diagnosed and Checked for Gum Disease?

Have you been diagnosed and checked for gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an extremely common, yet grave oral infection to your gum tissue. Gum disease is triggered by a variety of factors, including plaque buildup within our mouths, that if left untreated, can steadily damage your gums and cause irreparable tooth loss. Prevent gum disease... read more »