Archive for the ‘ Dental Health ’ Category

The Diabetes-Dental Work Connection: What you need to know

HealthDay Reporter Robert Preidt wrote in the April 4, 2018 issue of US News & World Report, that many adults with diabetes fail to see the dentist enough, which he notes is bad, since diabetic patients face increased risk of gum disease compared to healthier peers: “Investigators analyzed data from just over 2.5 million American […]

Jaw Pain & TMJ Dysfunction

  Do you wake up in the morning with headaches and a sore jaw? Do your ears ache? Do you sometimes hear “popping sounds” in your ears at time of opening and closing your jaw? Does your jaw lock or stay on one side or both sides when you open your mouth? Does your jaw […]

Veneers

Beauty is power; a smile is its sword. ~John Ray If you answer “yes” to any of the following questions, you may be a candidate for dental veneers: You are ashamed of your smile. Your teeth are cracked, chipped or broken. Your teeth are stained and discolored even though you have tried whitening products. You […]

A Brighter Smile: Teeth Whitening

Did you know that studies prove that white teeth lead to greater success at home and on the job? Nothing beats a beautiful smile. And when it comes to teeth, white (not yellow) is the desired color. Dr. Sayegh and the staff at ImplantaSmile in Glendora and Huntington Beach offer a host of dental services, […]

Missing Teeth? Consider Mini Implants

Are you missing teeth? People lose teeth for many reasons: Teeth can grow in at an odd angle, overcrowding your mouth. Cavities can cause infections, which can damage teeth. For myriad reasons, dentists sometimes need to extract teeth. Teeth and crowns can break, leading to tooth loss. Unrepaired broken crowns can lead to additional dental […]

All About Implants

Rise of Cosmetic Dentistry Before King Louis the 14th, people let their teeth rot until they fell out of their gums or went to the dentist to have them pulled but not replaced. But because Louis was plagued by dental problems his entire life and because he placed such a premium on appearance, French society […]

Healthy Resolutions

A Healthy Mouth Leads to a Healthy Body  One of the great things about starting a new year is the opportunity to make a fresh start. In the United States, the most common new year’s resolutions pertain to health. Since we are committed to helping improve our patients’ overall health, we would like to take […]