Soda Really is That Bad For Your Teeth

Soda is pervasive. Almost everyone drinks it. 50–80 percent of adolescents drink at least one soda per day. Nearly half of Americans of all ages drink soda on a daily basis. It’s a bad habit to follow, especially if you’re concerned about your dental health (and you...

Five Foods You Can Eat After Your Dental Implants Procedure

The first post-procedure question we tend to get at our La Jolla practice is: “what can I eat?” After any treatment, your teeth are going to be sensitive and there are certain foods you’ll want to pick over others. The same is true after the dental implants procedure....

Why Giving Your Implant Dentist Your Full Medical History is Crucial

As an implant dentist here in La Jolla, San Diego, I make sure to keep up with all the scientific literature on dental implants. Dry reading? Absolutely. But, it’s my responsibility to you, so that I can provide you the safest and highest quality of service. It also...

Need Dental Implants? Why You Should Consider Quitting Smoking

Smoking is the one the worst habits as far as it concerns your dental wellbeing. It can cause bad breath, severe tooth discoloration, and it can slow your body’s healing process. Smoking can also raise the likelihood of dangerous oral diseases, including tooth decay,...