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What Causes Severe Gag Reflex?

Gag reflex or formally known as the pharyngeal reflex or laryngeal spasm is the sudden reflex of the back throat to help us in preventing from choking negative substance that might be harmful. When it is being triggered, the muscles may suddenly react and it might cause the contraction in your throat to cancel the […]

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When Is it Time for a Baby Tooth to Come Out?

Napa Valley CA Pediatric Dentist

Losing teeth is a big milestone in your son or daughter’s development! It can be both scary and fascinating for your child, and you might be a bit concerned about whether their teeth are coming out on time. Signs the Tooth Is Ready to Lose A baby tooth that’s ready to be tugged out won’t […]

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Keep Those Teeth Healthy

Napa Valley CA Pediatric Dentist

Children are not always the best at taking care of themselves. How many times have you had to do the “breath test” after one of them said they had brushed their teeth? Sure, maybe they got the brush wet, and maybe even swept it around the mouth, but you can always tell when they didn’t […]

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6 Benefits of Dental Implants

Napa Valley CA Restorative Dentistry

Why spend the money on a fancy implant when you could get a removable partial denture? See for yourself what the difference by examining just a few of the benefits of dental implants. 1. More Confidence There’s no risk of your smile slipping or falling out when it’s anchored by a dental implant. 2. Better […]

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Don’t Ignore Your Sensitive Teeth

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Is your morning sip of coffee ruined by sudden tooth pain? Do you wince at the thought of eating ice cream? Teeth sensitivity is characterized by pain when consuming hot or cold foods and drinks. It is a common dental complaint, and one that can cause notable disruptions within your smile comfort. There are a […]

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Lost Your Smile? We Can Help

Napa Valley CA Restorative Dentistry

Full mouth reconstruction is the process of rebuilding and redesigning your smile from square one. If you’re embarrassed by the way your teeth look — or feel the aches and pains of problematic teeth — rehabilitating your bite may be the best option. Dental Implants Offer Significant Benefits During a smile reconstruction, our dentist implements […]

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Five Common Dental Concerns in Children

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For first time parents, there’s a lot to learn. From when to schedule well checks to how often – or how much – to feed your child, not a detail goes overlooked. The same goes for their smile! Long before your child can ever start to brush their teeth, it’s time to start planning your […]

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