At Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry, we restore decayed teeth to create healthy and beautiful smiles. Recent advances in both techniques and materials have made the ‘impossible’ possible and affordable for everyone in the Los Altos area as well. Our team believes ongoing training is essential to remain at the forefront of all dentistry technology.… Continue reading Tooth Decay In Los Altos?
Keeping teeth healthy is important at every age, and it begins during childhood. Parents should brush their children’s teeth when they’re still little, and bring them in for regular checkups at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA. The sooner children start having regular checkups, the healthier their teeth and gums will be… Continue reading Oral Health In Childhood Has A Lifelong Impact
Most people brush their teeth (at least we hope so). However, there are many who brush improperly but don’t realize that their dental hygiene practices may be contributing to oral problems. They may pride themselves on their daily diligence, but frequency does not make up for an incorrect approach. One of the most common errors—especially… Continue reading Optimal Brushing Practices
Restorative dentistry has come a long way over the years and there are now several effective ways to repair decayed teeth. In this post from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA, we are going to focus on two similar types of restorations: dental inlays and onlays. Where possible, an inlay or an… Continue reading Inlays/Onlays: Less Invasive Than Complete Crowns
Close your eyes for just a moment, and picture the most beautiful smile you’ve ever seen. Maybe it is the smile of your significant other, or your favorite actor or actress. What makes it so memorable? Whatever it is, you can get a smile just like it with cosmetic dentistry from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic… Continue reading Celebrity Smiles Without The Annoying Paparazzi
Your teeth are meant to last a lifetime, and with proper home care and regular checkups at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA, they can. But sometimes things go wrong, in spite of everyone’s best efforts. Dental implants are an ideal solution for anyone who loses one or more of their natural… Continue reading Are Dentures the Only Answer for Extensive Tooth Loss?
Mini-dental implants are, as their name suggests, a smaller version of regular dental implants. They have several advantages, and are one of our most popular restorative dentistry treatments at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA. Like their larger counterparts, mini implants are titanium posts inserted into the jaw, where they fuse with… Continue reading A Maximum Upgrade With Mini Implants
Whether you are one of those who goes willingly to the dentist or are hesitant about getting work done, the team at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA wants you to make and keep regular appointments for cleanings and checkups. Regular dental appointments are important because they help keep your teeth… Continue reading Dental Confidence Or Caution
The most common dental fixture in your mouth is a crown. Be it a tooth injury, decay, or the completion of a root canal procedure, dental crowns play an integral part in helping us fix your smile. There are various reasons why we encourage our patients to choose dental crowns. Apart from the fact that… Continue reading The Advantages Of A Dental Crown
Once you establish a bad habit, it can be incredibly difficult to break it. As an adult, you may recognize a bad habit, but still struggle with changing your actions. As a child, it can be even more difficult. Some children may not fully understand why their bad habits are bad. Others may not care.… Continue reading How To Stop Bad Dental Habits At An Early Age