As you ring in the new year, you begin to think about plans for improvement. What goals do you have for 2019? What do you want to work towards? Do you want to improve your health? If you do, don’t forget your oral health, which can affect your overall wellbeing. In fact, the health of your mouth has been linked to medical conditions like heart disease, diabetes, kidney disease, and more. As you take good care of your mouth, your overall health can improve as well. Here are three resolution ideas from your dentist in San Marcos that can help you promote your oral health this year.(more…)
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January 3, 2019
December 12, 2018
Gum disease is one of the most common reasons why people need to see a dentist in San Marcos. Preventing this serious condition comes down to practicing the basics of dental self-care. These include regular brushing and flossing and eating a sensible diet.(more…)
November 19, 2018
Looking for some tooth-friendly tips this holiday season? We have some suggestions from a dentist in San Marcos. Use these ideas to keep your teeth and gums shining bright as you enjoy your seasonal festivities.(more…)
October 4, 2018
Dental benefits: they are supposed to save you money at the dentist’s office, but your benefits can’t help you if you’re not using them. Each year, millions of Americans reach December 31st without using their dental benefits, which means wasted money left on the table. Whether you have a PPO dental plan or a Flexible Spending Account, how do you know you’re maximizing all your money by the end of the year? Learn how to get the most out of your dental benefits from your dentist in San Marcos.
September 15, 2018
Did you know that an estimated 1 out of 5 people suffer from dental phobia, fear or anxiety? With many forms of phobia, such as a fear of spiders or heights, people can simply avoid the things they’re afraid of. But, since a healthy smile is crucial for your overall quality of life, dental work simply can’t be avoided. However, many people are too afraid to get the care they need and their oral health suffers as a result. That’s where a sedation dentist in San Marcos comes in. Oral conscious sedation offers fearful patients hope again. It’s an easy, safe and reliable way to get the care you need – minus the anxiety or fear. Find out more below about how this option can help you and learn some simple strategies you can use to manage your fears!