Keep Tooth Enamel by Keeping it Safe

Believe it or not, the toughest substance in your body is the tooth enamel that covers your teeth. It functions to protect your teeth from harmful substances such as bacteria, plaque, tartar and acids that can cause damage to the teeth. Tooth enamel also shields the inner tooth structure from heat and cold so that… Read more »

Achievements in Dentistry: Treating Jaw and Facial Pain

Are you suffering from recurring jaw and facial pain? If you are, it could be linked to an underlying issue within your oral health that needs to be corrected as soon as possible. By understanding the risk factors associated with jaw and facial pain, our dentist can provide treatments that are tailored to your specific… Read more »

Avoiding Enamel Erosion

Are you interested in avoiding enamel erosion? If so, you’re on the right track toward a top-notch smile! Enamel erosion can be destructive for the smile because it attacks the tooth enamel and weakens it. This can promote dental issues like cavities and tooth fractures. It’s best to maintain strong and healthy teeth and our… Read more »

Adapting Your Smile to Dental Veneers

If the appearance of chipped, stained or widely spaced teeth are preventing you from flashing a smile, we invite you to receive porcelain dental veneers. We review the placement process of dental veneers and the care they need to provide you with a beautiful smile. To begin the process of dental veneer placement, we remove… Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Composite Dental Fillings

Protecting your smile from the risk of dental erosion often requires the use of tooth restorations such as dental fillings. Dental fillings are used for treating and preventing cavities as well as providing additional support for your smile. One highly effective dental filling treatment they consider is a composite filling. If a composite dental filling… Read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Dentures

Whether you are seeking a tooth prosthetic to replace a single tooth, or need to replace an entire row of teeth, dentures can be used. Dentures are tooth prosthetics that can be customized and crafted to provide the comfort and durability your smile requires. To complete your smile once more, use dentures to replace any… Read more »

Protecting Your Mouth with Dental Sealants

Have you heard about oral sealants? We amassed this post for you to help you learn about dental sealants and what they can do for you. If you would be interested in an appointment to receive dental sealants after reading this post, please phone us at 925-736-4201 to schedule your next appointment. If you have… Read more »

Skip These Foods this Holiday

The holidays are ongoing, and that means that multiple of you will be eating cakes, muffins, cookies and other holiday treats. We wish you well and hope you like all of them! To keep your teeth protected during this sugar-heavy holiday season, think about the following advice and how you could implement it. If you… Read more »

Find Out More About Restorative Dental Treatments Here

Restorative dentistry is a branch of dentistry that can help you treat your decayed, broken, injured, and even missing teeth. With the help of restorative dentistry, you can have the top-notch smile and oral health you deserve. Fortunately, there are many restorative treatments available, and our dentist, Dr. Richard J. Koeltl, is happy to tell… Read more »

Monitor These Symptoms of Tooth Sensitivity

Are you one of the 20 percent or more of Americans hurting every day from tooth sensitivity? There are a couple things you can check to find out; if you are suspicious that your chompers are sensitive, please contact us right away. You can identify whether you are suffering from tooth sensitivity by logging its… Read more »