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November is Diabetes awareness month


November is Diabetes awareness month. November is Diabetes awareness month, and there are more than 26 million Americans have diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. Whether you have Type I Diabetes or Type II, it can harm your whole body significantly, including oral health. Because diabetes affects your whole body, especially your mouth, [...]

November is Diabetes awareness month2019-11-25T09:14:36-08:00

Obstructive Sleep Apnea


Obstructive Sleep Apnea Your health and everyday life are affected by sleep. You feel, look, and perform your best when you sleep well. Your health and well-being can be in jeopardy when you encounter a sleep problem. Obstructive sleep apnea is one of the most common sleep problems. Read about the symptoms, signs, and [...]

Obstructive Sleep Apnea2019-10-30T15:48:11-07:00

Is It Really Damaging for Your Health to Neglect Your Teeth?


With no doubt neglecting your teeth can lead to things such as bad breath, gum disease, and fillings. As science evolves, it has been discovered that it could also cause severe conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and even cancer.   One of the first things kids learn how do at the same [...]

Is It Really Damaging for Your Health to Neglect Your Teeth?2019-10-30T15:43:42-07:00



The Facts about fillings DENTAL AMALGAM FILLINGS Dental amalgam is a self-hardening mixture of silver-tin-copper alloy powder and liquid mercury and are sometimes referred to as silver fillings because of its color. It is often used as a filling material and replacement for broken teeth. Advantages ❤ Durable; long lasting ❤ Wears [...]

DENTAL AMALGAM FILLINGS2019-09-02T13:16:23-07:00

PFM VS BruxZir® Zirconia


PFM VS BruxZir® Zirconia Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns (PFM) VS BruxZir® Zirconia Porcelain-fused-to-metal crowns (PFM) have been the only method used throughout the years, offering dentists with dependable, and durable restorations. But PFM is becoming a thing of the past. In recent years, more and more dentists turn to the newest alternative, BruxZir® Zirconia [...]

PFM VS BruxZir® Zirconia2019-07-29T17:12:37-07:00

Oral Health during Summer Vacation


School is over and summer schedules are filling up with tons of fun family activities. With all the excitement summer brings, it is harder to track healthy eating habits, and oral hygiene becomes a challenge. During the summer, kids and adults engage in more physical activities. Statistic shows that dental emergencies are more common [...]

Oral Health during Summer Vacation2019-06-18T10:26:33-07:00

The Best Dentist in Rancho Penasquitos


Whether you just moved to Rancho Penasquitos, or want to find a dentist in Rancho Penasquitos that you can trust and also cares for her patients, then Dr. Natalya Carmichael is your go-to dentist. Dr. Natalya Carmichael and her team offer a full-service dental practice that provides family, comprehensive, cosmetic, and restorative services. Dr. [...]

The Best Dentist in Rancho Penasquitos2019-05-08T16:40:53-07:00

Using laser therapy to treat periodontal disease


If you have ever suffered from gum issues such as gingivitis or something more severe like periodontal disease (gum disease) you know how uncomfortable and painful it can feel. The gums will usually show signs of bleeding and puffiness. These indicators are caused by the bacteria that start to built-up in the periodontal pockets. [...]

Using laser therapy to treat periodontal disease2019-04-01T17:41:57-07:00

Treating gum disease with the Perio Protect Method


Treating gum disease with the Perio Protect Method It’s not a surprise that everybody craves a perfect healthy smile. Maintaining a bright smile isn’t as easy for everybody though. Some people forget to manage a routine for their oral health and it can have a bad affect towards their mouth. Gum disease is a central [...]

Treating gum disease with the Perio Protect Method2019-04-01T17:37:30-07:00