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…

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween Emergency Dentistry Los Gatos We have some great tips – and tricks – to help ensure your Halloween festivities don’t end with a dental emergency. Some common dental emergencies are easy to avoid with preventative techniques or quickly resolved with the gentle and swift care from…

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…

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ Cosmetic Dentistry Los Gatos If you’re self-conscious about your teeth, and are nervous about extensive dental procedures, cosmetic tooth bonding may be the perfect solution to get you the attractive, well-balanced smile you’ve always wanted. Repairing chipped teeth, small cracks, uneven spacing, and other cosmetic dental problems can be simple and…

Mothers Day Gifts Everyone Will Smile About

Mothers Day Gifts Everyone Will Smile About General Dentistry Los Gatos This year get mom a gift that shows them how much you love their smile! Los Gatos dentist Dr. Rahimi has a couple suggestions that will promote oral health that they will love. A Reusable Straw A reusable straw is an inexpensive way to…

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…

The Evolution of Dental Implants

The Evolution of Dental Implants Implant Dentistry Los Gatos Evidence suggests that for thousands of years people have been replacing teeth they have lost due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits. Some archeologists report finding evidence of dental implants carved out of stones and seashells embedded in the jaws of remains dating back…