A Temporary Crown Needs Some Special Care and Maintenance

It’s important to remember that the hard, plastic, temporary crown your dentist, Dr. , secured is only intended to protect the abutment within while you await the completion of your new crown. It does not actually restore the full function of the tooth when it comes to biting and chewing. If the temporary crown comes… Read more »

How Mouthwash Helps

In addition to brushing and flossing regularly, another thing you can do to help improve your oral health is to use mouthwash. It has many benefits that can improve your oral health. Let’s look at what those are. Does it help? The efficacy of mouthwash largely depends on the type you’re using. One with fluoride… Read more »

What Remedies Work on a Toothache?

As you probably know, a toothache can be a strong indicator that something is wrong with your teeth. Occasionally, your toothache could fade on its own, but usually you’ll need to visit a dentist to have the issue addressed. Still, what do you do if you have a toothache but aren’t able to visit a… Read more »

The Toothpaste Quiz: Understanding More About Toothpaste

Are you ready to learn something new? If so, we’re excited to teach you some fun and interesting facts about toothpaste in , ! Toothpaste is a beneficial product that can give you the help you need to finally achieve your smile goals. To teach you a little more about toothpaste, your dentist, Dr. ,… Read more »

Using Whitening Strips Is a Convenient Way to Maintain Your White Smile

Enjoying dark foods and beverages can dull the whiteness of your teeth, leaving you feeling self-conscious in social settings. At the same time, the natural processes of aging or the occasional tobacco use can also cause deep stains in your tooth enamel. It’s best to consult with your dentist, Dr. , before trying any new… Read more »

A Deeply Cracked Tooth Can Effectively Be Replaced by a Dental Bridge

Your tooth enamel is meant to be durable enough to withstand the effects of time and the wear and tear of biting off, chewing, and grinding even the hardest foods. At the same time there are things your tooth enamel might not be able to withstand. Blows to the face and other unforeseen dental emergencies… Read more »

Concerns When a Crown Falls Out

Every crown installed at is intended to stand the test of time. However, there are a few rare instances when something like a blow to the face, a hard fall, or chronic gum disease disease can loosen the cement anchoring your crown to the abutment within or cause the abutment to break off. If a… Read more »

We Can Help with Night Time Teeth Grinding

At San Tomas Signature Smiles, the dental practice of Dr. Ramin Moradi in Campbell, California, we offer night guards for our patients who grind their teeth during their sleep. Since there is no actual “cure” for night-time teeth grinding, or bruxism, wearing a night guard will protect your teeth and jaws from the destructive effects… Read more »

A Few Benefits of Laser Dentistry

What do you know about laser dentistry? You’ve probably heard of it, but do you ever wonder exactly what it is? For example, do you know what benefits you could enjoy if you decide on laser identity? Is laser dentistry safe? If you’ve ever had questions such as these, we’re happy to help. As you… Read more »

Don’t Let Dental Phobia Keep You Away

If you suffer from dental phobia, you are not alone. Many people keep from seeing their dentist when they are needing treatment and also not going to their preventative cleanings and checkups because of anxiety. You don’t want to avoid dental treatments because early treatment is better for your oral health. Our practice is pleased… Read more »