Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth Sensitivity General Dentistry Los Gatos Tooth sensitivity is uncomfortable and unnecessary! Extreme sensitivity is a result of exposed nerve endings when the protective coating that insulates these nerves is eroded away. If you’ve been living with tooth sensitivity, consider these suggestions for reducing pain or decreasing the likeliness of nerve exposure: Use a soft…

Complete Guide to Oral Health

Complete Guide to Oral Health Oral Health Los Gatos   Springtime means the birds are singing and the bees are buzzing, and life often starts to get-up-and-go for many people! If you’re wondering how to keep up on your oral health this Spring, Dr. Rahimi suggests these tips and tricks for optimum oral health:  …

Proper Toothbrush Storage

Proper Toothbrush Storage General Dentistry Los Gatos You have a shoe bin, and a sock drawer, a shelf for all the cookbooks, and a basket for the laundry, but have you ever thought about how you store your toothbrush? Believe it or not, toothbrushes can easily become home to millions of microorganisms that cause oral…

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…

Common Bad Brushing Habits

Preventative Dentistry Los Gatos You’re brushing your teeth every night, and flossing at least semi-regularly, so there’s definitely no problem with your oral health care routine – right? The truth is, there are a few things you could be doing unknowingly that are contributing to dental damage your Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi won’t be…

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…