5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety Dr. Mamal Rahimi • Los Gatos, California Missing dental appointments due to phobias not only can prolong your dental discomfort, but it can also add to your anxiety because you may feel guilty for missing dental offices. Here are some tips and tricks that will help you relax…

Dental Myths Debunked!

Dental Myths Debunked! Los Gatos Dentist 1. “It doesn’t matter what time of day I brush.” Brushing at certain times of the day does have an impact on your oral heath. Brushing your teeth at night prevents food particles from sitting on our teeth which contributes to tooth decay over time. Brushing teeth in the…

Fall Foods That are Great For Your Teeth

Dentistry Tips Los Gatos The holidays are filled with lots of laughter over shared meals with the people you love and with so much to be thankful for this time of year, your oral health should one of them! Here are some delicious fall indulgences that both your mouth and your Los Gatos dentist Dr.…

How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween

How Your Dentist Celebrates Halloween General Dentistry Los Gatos Learn how Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi makes the idea of a healthy Halloween less scary with these tips – and tricks! Wait Until The Last Minute Our team has no problem celebrating Halloween all month long, but the one thing Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi…

September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Los Gatos In honor of National Gum Care Month Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi wants to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in your gums that…

Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home

Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home General Dentistry Los Gatos Here’s what Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi recommends you use at home and why! Mouthwash and Toothpaste Antimicrobial mouthwashes are best at combating bad breath, and for sensitive teeth toothpaste or mouthwash that contains potassium nitrate can help in decreasing sensitivity. And avoid  trendy…

March into Spring with a Smile!

March into Spring with a Smile! Cosmetic Dentistry Los Gatos Spring has sprung and it’s time to do some spring cleaning! And just like your home, your smile could use a refresh this season! Los Gatos cosmetic dentist Dr. Rahimi wants to help make sure your smile stays just as bright while also helping you…

New Year, New Dental Goals

New Year, New Dental Goals General Dentistry Los Gatos The new year marks a new start, and is a great time to set resolutions! You would be surprised at all the benefits improving your oral health routine can have on your daily life and overall wellness. Here are some of Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi’s…

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…