Halloween and TMJ

Halloween and TMJ TMJ Los Gatos As the holiday season slowly rolls into town this year, consider for a second how the changes in routine with all the excitement the holidays bring, also create changes in the problems or setbacks that could arise around living with your TMJ. Fortunately, Dr. Rahimi has a few things…

October is National Dental Hygiene Month!

National Dental Hygiene Month General Dentistry Los Gatos Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? Most people think of tricks and treats this Halloween season, but here are a few other things to keep in mind while you’re costume prepping this year: Brushing According to the American Dental Association (ADA), not only…

How to Tell if You Have Dental Cavities

How to Tell if You Have Dental Cavities Preventative Dentistry Los Gatos Wondering if you could have a cavity? If you’ve never had a cavity before, or if it’s been awhile since you have, it can be difficult to know for sure. The best way to ensure your mouth is in top shape is to…

The Importance of Dental Check-Ups

Dental Check-Ups General Dentistry Los Gatos When most people look at their calendar for the year, they don’t often note how many times they’ll be visiting the dentist as a part of their regular check-up routine. The problem that occurs from this general pattern is that often, when people do visit their general dentist, it’s…

Tips for Healthy Teeth Los Gatos

General Dentistry Los Gatos Maintaining a strict dental hygiene routine is one of the best ways that you can keep a healthy and happy smile for yourself and for the world. However, have you ever wondered about the little things you do everyday that could be hurting your teeth? More than just brushing and flossing…

Go Green This St. Patrick’s Day

Go Green This St. Patrick’s Day There are plenty of ways to show your enthusiasm for the spring season and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day without ruining your teeth this holiday! Consider a few new ways to celebrate with friends and family this year. Green Your Mealtime Without Greening Your Smile Add some kale or spinach…

Could You Have Gum Disease Los Gatos

Could You Have Gum Disease Los Gatos

Gum Disease Los Gatos Bad breath, aching jaw, painful chewing, and swollen gums — sound familiar? It might surprise you to learn that hundreds of Americans suffer from gum disease, or periodontal disease, and if these painful symptoms remind you of your daily life, you may be one of those hundred. Addressing and correcting your…