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Teeth Whitening: The Do’s and Don’ts

Thursday, April 26, 2018 | READ MORE
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A recent survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry  showed that 80% of Americans aged 18 to 49 want whiter teeth. Since almost everyone wants whiter teeth, there is an explosion of in-home and DIY options on the Internet for teeth whitening, along with many professional options as well. But as with most things on the Internet, it's best not to trust everything your read or see. (more…)

Addressing The Root Of Teeth: Dental Implants at Davidson Dental Group

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | READ MORE
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With regular brushing and flossing, two teeth cleanings each year plus a bit of luck, you may never need dental implants. But for many people who have lost a tooth or who have periodontal disease, dental implants are a necessary treatment. Here is what you need to know about dental implants. (more…)

Spring Teeth Cleaning For Your Smile!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | READ MORE
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Spring is on its way! For many of us, this is the time when we dust off the cobwebs, get rid of clutter and let a breath of fresh air into our homes and lives. But what about our smiles? (more…)

Your Child’s First Visit To The Dentist

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | READ MORE
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At Davidson Dental Group, we are often asked by parents about how to prepare a child for their first teeth cleaning. Dr. Davidson, Dr. Le and the staff have several strategies for parents to help prepare children for their first visit to the dentist. Your child's reaction to the dentist may surprise you! (more…)

Oral Care Tips – October is National Hygiene Dental Month

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | READ MORE
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October is National Dental Hygiene Month so of course we have to celebrate by sharing some of our favorite oral care tips! We're extremely proud of the work our dental hygienists, Jeanne and Thui, do day-in and day-out to get all of our patients teeth sparkling clean. But getting your teeth cleaned twice a year is only half of the battle. So in honor of National Dental Hygiene Month, please take a moment to raise your dental hygiene game with our unique oral care tips. (more…)

Halloween Tips from Your Dentist I Davidson Dental Group

Monday, October 30, 2017 | READ MORE
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Boo! It's that time of year when literally everyone is giving you candy. This year, when you dress up as your favorite ghoul, goblin, or superhero, see if you can stretch the fun by not swallowing your weight in candy during the last few days of October. Here are some helpful Halloween tips to avoid getting cavities during this busy candy season. (more…)

Cavities and Fillings I San Leandro Dentist I Dr. Elena Davidson

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 | READ MORE
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What Are Cavities?

Cavities form when plaque, which is made-up of the bacteria in your mouth, develops into acids that stick to the enamel of your tooth and break down the surface. Plaque can get stuck in the pits and grooves of the biting surfaces of teeth and on the smooth areas like the front and backs of teeth (or even in between the teeth). Usually plaque gets brushed away with your toothbrush, but when you forget to brush for several days, plaque can spread and result in a sensitivity within your tooth or actually reach the root and cause you pain. Read more about preventative care you can do at home to avoid getting cavities. (more…)