Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease affecting children, and adults are also vulnerable to cavities. Dental sealants and topical fluoride treatments provide helpful defenses, but the most useful cavity-fighter might be right under your nose. Research from the American Society for Microbiology suggests that a key ingredient in saliva can help to protect your teeth from the bacteria that causes tooth decay. Keep reading to find out about the study and what it means for your oral health!
Cherry Dental Blog
August 7, 2017
“Nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” Those words, stated by Connie Stevens, remind us of how much of a difference a smile can make. It can brighten your day and the days of those around you. But what if you hold back from smiling because you’re embarrassed by chipped or discolored teeth? Porcelain veneers in Long Beach might be the solution that can transform your mouth and make your smiles as glorious as the SoCal sunshine.
July 28, 2017
If you do not love the smile that you see in the mirror, you are not alone. It is estimated that two-thirds of adults are concerned about the appearance of their teeth. If you are like most, this adds to your insecurities as you feel judged by your cosmetic flaws. Now, you can get the radiant smile you have always wanted with your dentist in Long Beach at PCH Dental. Using a carefully crafted treatment plan, we will transform the appearance of your teeth so you can hold your head up high with confidence.
June 21, 2017
Believe it or not, adults make up a large part of the population that’s in need of orthodontic treatment to correct misaligned teeth. Although the benefits of straighter teeth include a healthier mouth, the most obvious benefit is a more aesthetically pleasing smile. Most patients needing orthodontic treatment generally are more likely to suffer from or develop periodontal disease, TMJ disorders, chronic headaches, and body pain. All of this can be avoided with simple orthodontic treatment. So, why do patients avoid it?
Unfortunately, many adults don’t want to be associated with the immature stigma that comes with metal braces for years while their teeth straighten into their correct positions. That’s why Cherry Dental offers Invisalign in Long Beach, or short-term orthodontics that practically nobody can tell you’re wearing!
June 19, 2017
Life is a lot more convenient when you can have all of your needs met under one roof — that’s how supermarkets and shopping malls came to be. So why would your dental care be any different? When you choose a general dentist in Torrance who offers a wide variety of services, like us here at PCH Dental, your life gets, well, easier.
May 25, 2017
If you have a damaged tooth, you know how painful it can be. You can experience discomfort when eating or even risk seriously fracturing—even losing—a tooth! Instead of dealing with that pain unnecessarily, visit your dentist in Torrance at PCH Dental to receive the dental crown you need to restore the health and appearance of your smile.
May 15, 2017
When you get porcelain veneers from your dentist in Long Beach at Cherry Dental, you can be confident that they will do exactly what they’re supposed to: provide a long-lasting beautiful smile. Yes, it’s true that veneers are thin covers of dental porcelain that are meant to last your smile years, but they’re still prone to damage when frequently exposed to bad habits and poor oral care. That’s why we think it’s important to share 6 helpful tips to properly maintain your newly improved teeth. With good maintenance, you can enjoy the dependability, functionality and cosmetic appeal of porcelain veneers for years to come!
April 24, 2017
When you’re looking for a dentist in Long Beach that can truly help you achieve a new smile, you should consider the varied factors that play into a beautiful smile. Cherry Dental has dental professionals that consider both the micro- and macro-aesthetic components to what society considers to be a gorgeous smile.
April 14, 2017
Did you know that many diseases and health conditions start to show their presence in the body through your mouth first? A healthy body is reflected through a healthy mouth. Both PCH dental and the American Dental Association know that good dental health plays a key role in your overall health, that’s why we recommend visiting your Torrance dentist every six months minimally. Finding a dentist that offers the preventive services you need to keep your teeth and gums healthy can be difficult, but our dental professionals offer the highest standard of dentistry. PCH Dental can help you maintain, improve, and prevent problems in your smile before they become serious.
March 31, 2017
As an adult, your smile is important to your appearance and to your self-confidence. You want the ability to laugh and speak in public. However, lifelong orthodontic problems make you cover your mouth. Frankly, metal braces aren’t appealing because they are so obvious, and treatment is inconvenient to your personal schedule. Great news! You do have an alternate way to a new smile: Invisalign from PCH Dental in Torrance. Drs. Maha and Amanda Hanna are your dentists expert in Invisalign. They’ll tell you if this innovative orthodontic system is right for your oral health. A new smile may be easier to achieve than you ever imagined.