Regular check-ups and cleanings at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA are essential for good dental health. But in some people their gums tend to bleed after a thorough cleaning, causing them concern. Is this a problem? Well, it depends. If your gums bleed for a couple days after your dental cleaning,… Continue reading Bleeding Gums After Your 6-Month Cleaning?
In this blog post from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA we are taking the time to answer a common question: “What exactly are veneers, and how are they used in cosmetic dentistry?” Dental veneers are thin shells made from medical-grade ceramic or composite resin. They are custom-made for each patient and… Continue reading What Can Dental Veneers Do For Your Smile?
Teeth whitening is one of the easiest cosmetic dentistry procedures we have, at Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA. There are a lot of whitening options out there. How do you find what works for you? The dental care aisle at the grocery store is filled with whitening products. Rest assured, no… Continue reading Tooth Whitening For A Whiter Smile
At Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA, we stay on top of new discoveries in the exciting field of dentistry and occasionally share interesting facts with our patients. Today’s post focuses on new findings in a compelling field of research: genetic dentistry. According to Mary L. Marazita, director of the Center for… Continue reading No Cavities? Thank Your Parents
Do you fear that your smile is beyond repair due to damage or neglect? Rest assured, that may not be true. At Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA we use restorative dentistry to improve smiles every day. Here are some tough dental problems we routinely solve: Tough Problem 1: Insufficient Bone for… Continue reading Aesthetic Dentistry Solves Difficult Oral Problems
Teeth that are damaged or misshapen can really detract from your smile, but thanks to cosmetic dentistry from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA, you can do something about these and other issues. There are fixes for nearly any tooth problem! Some of the most popular and effective procedures include: Veneers: Porcelain… Continue reading 5 Tools For Tooth Transformations
Hi, I’m Doctor Mariana Shile, and today we will be discussing the often misunderstood subject of wisdom teeth. Wisdom teeth are sometimes called the third molars because they are even farther back in the mouth than the two sets of regular molars we all have. These four teeth usually erupt when a person is eighteen… Continue reading Be Wise About Your Wisdom Teeth
When you suddenly have to juggle a lot of issues, some are bound to get dropped. Perhaps you are going through an intense family situation or have become the caregiver for an ailing parent. Perhaps you took on a second job or started night school to earn an advanced degree. Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry… Continue reading Sudden Stress? Don’t Forget Your Smile
Porcelain veneers from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA are a versatile cosmetic dentistry treatment that can improve a range of flaws on any smile, and leave you with a dental masterpiece! Veneers are thin shells of medical-grade ceramic that are attached to the front of your teeth. They are custom-fitted for… Continue reading Fabulous Smiles From PCCD
You’ve probably heard that COVID19 can make patients lose their sense of taste and smell. Hopefully, you haven’t experienced that yourself. Let’s discuss other oral issues linked to COVID-19. Dry Mouth is as Common as Loss of Taste A group of Brazilian scientists led by University of Brasilia researcher E.N.S. Guerra analyzed more than 180… Continue reading Does COVID-19 Affect Your Teeth and Mouth?