Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Dr. Rahimi in Los Gatos, CA Chewing Your Nails This nervous habit can chip teeth and impact your jaw. Placing your jaw in a protruding position for long periods of time can place pressure on it, which is associated with jaw dysfunction. Solution: Stress reduction and holding something to…

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…

Dental Emergency Travel Tips 

Dental Emergency Travel Tips  Dental Tips Los Gatos Sunscreen ✓ Travel Pillow ✓ Toothbrush ✓ Dental Emergency?! No one ever plans on having a dental emergency, especially while on vacation! Whether you are traveling for fun or for work  it’s important to know what you can do if one pops up on your itinerary. Los…

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…

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…