The Sweet Truth Behind Xylitol
May 31, 2017
Xylitol is a naturally occurring sugar alcohol found in plant material, including many fruits and vegetables. Although sugar substitutes have..
Dry Mouth Basics
May 26, 2017
If you’ve ever experienced a dry mouth, you know how uncomfortable and often times painful it can be. Dry mouth,..
Dental “Myth Busters”
May 26, 2017
We at The Palisades Dentists are shedding truth on a few of the more common dental myths. With all of..
The Best Whitening Toothpastes, According To Top Celeb Dentists
April 13, 2017
by ERIKA STALDER The trusted dentist’s recommendation is classic canon in the toothpaste ad sales game. Sometimes, a voiceover tells us..
What causes cavities? A fantastic TED TALK by Mel Rosenberg!
October 25, 2016
When a team of archeologists recently came across some 15,000-year-old human remains, they made an interesting discovery: the teeth of..
Not flossing? Not feeling guilty because of the NY Times flossing article?
September 8, 2016
Freedom of speech is wonderful. It gives us a way to communicate exactly how we feel with almost no sensor...
August Is For School Days
August 11, 2016
Hello Parents, Here at our office we are implementing a program where children of the Pacific Palisades community can have..
July Is For Flossing
July 16, 2016
Get rid of those floss sticks and start using old-fashioned real floss. Too often our patients tell us they are..
June Is National Smile Month
June 16, 2016
June is not just for Dads and Grads! Its also recognized as National Smile Month. Don’t forget to get your..
May Holds Mother’s Day And National Women’s Health Week
May 16, 2016
National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s..
April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month
April 13, 2016
Oral Cancer Awareness Month is a key opportunity to raise awareness about cancers affecting the mouth, tongue, throat, and tonsils...
Experiencing Tooth Pain? Learn How to Prevent and Stop it
June 3, 2013
Within all teeth is a central part known as the pulp, and when that area becomes inflamed, tooth pain is..
Do You Suffer From Sensitive Teeth?
May 20, 2013
Sensitive teeth are a common cause for dental visits. Tooth sensitivity can make brushing, flossing, eating cold foods or drinking..
The Truth About Tooth Extraction
May 20, 2013
For many patients, the idea of tooth extraction conjures up images of intense pain and a lengthy recovery, but advances..
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Dental Implants
May 13, 2013
Sometimes patients lose teeth to injury or removal. In these cases, some patients are good candidates for dental implants. These..
What Procedures do Cosmetic Dentists Provide?
April 8, 2013
Traditional dentistry includes services that help patients prevent and treat tooth decay and to follow good oral hygiene practices. A..
Causes of Wisdom Teeth Pain and Why Removal is Sometimes Necessary
February 19, 2013
Wisdom teeth often emerge when patients are in their late teens to early twenties. If they are not aligned correctly,..
Toothache Symptoms and Treatment
February 11, 2013
Toothaches can cause pain that is nearly unbearable. There are many causes for toothache, among them cavities, infection, and trauma..
Want Whiter Teeth? Your Dentist Can Help You Achieve Your Whitest Smile.
January 28, 2013
White teeth are easier to obtain now than ever before. Advances in technology mean that consumers have many options. If..
The Benefits of Proper Flossing
January 7, 2013
We have all heard the advice: brush twice a day and floss once a day. While flossing certainly can make..
Cosmetic Dentistry For a More Beautiful Smile
March 15, 2012
For some patients, cosmetic dentistry is more necessary than some people think. The term often conjures up procedures that are..
Dental Implants: A Permanent Solution for A Beautiful Smile
February 8, 2012
Dental implants are necessary when a patient needs a single tooth or multiple teeth replaced. This device is often constructed..
Dental Veneers Can Transform Your Smile
January 13, 2012
Dental veneers have proven very useful to patients who have cosmetic tooth concerns. The veneer is actually a thin layer..
A General Dentist Performs Routine Tooth Cleanings, Preventative Care and other Services
January 3, 2012
Everyone, regardless of age, should see a general dentist regularly. This professional can have a powerful impact on your overall..
Cosmetic Dentists Help Give You A More Beautiful Smile
December 22, 2011
Many people visit a cosmetic dentist to handle unsightly tooth problems. Proper care of teeth is the best way to..
What is A Dental Hygienist?
December 12, 2011
A dental hygienist can help you keep your teeth in pristine condition. This type of licensed dental professional is sometimes..
What is Invisalign?
December 11, 2011
Many dental patients have at least heard the word “Invisalign” at some point in recent years. This name is given..