The Promise of a Healthier Smile Awaits with Root Canals

If you have sustained an oral accident or injury, check to make sure your tooth enamel on any teeth that were not knocked out is unbroken. If the tooth enamel is injured, it must be repaired as soon as possible. However, if the pulp within the tooth is already damaged, it must be taken out… Read more »

Tobacco Users Might Help Prevent Dental Stains with Whitening Toothpaste

When you chew tobacco, it introduces trace amount of tar and other chemicals to your mouth. These substances can easily adhere to the surfaces of your teeth. If they’re not removed, each day these minor tobacco stains can significantly stain your smile. Tobacco cessation is certainly the wisest course of action for preserving your oral… Read more »

Solutions for Sensitive Teeth

Sensitive teeth can be distracting, and painful. Tooth sensitivity can make enjoying hot or cold foods and drinks difficult, if not impossible. And sensitivity can even interfere with brushing and flossing. There can be many reasons for sensitive teeth. Cavities can be a cause, and so can a fracture in your teeth. If your tooth… Read more »

Dealing with Dry Mouth

We’ve all had moments when our mouth has run dry. It may be the result of fear or stress, or even an illness. But for many it is a regular part of their lives and it can cause problems for their mouths and teeth. Here is what you should know if you are dealing with… Read more »

A Removable Partial Needs to Be an Integral Part of Your Daily Oral Hygiene

The removable partial that was created for you by our dentist was custom designed to replace the basic function of the teeth you previously lost. While the unit is meant to be durable enough to withstand the rigors of chewing and grinding most foods, you will still need to take measures to maintain it. If… Read more »

Why You Should get a Dental Crown

What have you heard about a dental crown? You might know that crowns are typically used to address a tooth that’s suffered relatively extensive damage. You may also know that crowns are fairly quite durable and are made to look and feel like a natural tooth. However, had you heard that you may need to… Read more »

The Imperfections in Your Smile Will Determine the Cosmetic Dental Solution Needed to Restore Your Smile

A white and gleaming smile projects an air of confidence and can be a very important part of making a good first impression. Cosmetic imperfections, like dental staining, chips, mismatched fillings or discolored tooth enamel, can often be remedied by the cosmetic dental options offered at Chino Hills Family Dentistry. The specific imperfections you need… Read more »

A Biannual Dental Checkup is Important for Maintaining a Healthy Mouth

The mouth is a rather complex organ with many dynamic parts and a wide range of roles. Maintaining good oral health not only helps preserve these functions, but it also plays to your overall quality of life. Oral health issues like gum disease, tooth decay, oral or pharyngeal cancer can be troublesome and even expensive… Read more »

Are You at a Greater Risk for Sleep Apnea?

Are you at a greater risk for sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is sleep disorder commonly caused by issues breathing during sleep. Oftentimes, a person with sleep apnea will wake up multiple times a night and not even be aware of it. The failure to breathe while asleep can be the result of two major factors…. Read more »

A Dental Bleaching Treatment Can Effectively Whiten Deeply Stained Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel is actually microscopically porous at the surface. These minute textures can actively trap tiny dark particles from the foods and beverages you consume. This is even more likely to occur if you use tobacco products with any frequency. If surface stains are not removed on a timely basis, they will inevitably start to… Read more »