Genetics and Dental Health

April 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Does your genetics affect your oral health?  After comparing several studies, Dr. Michael Glick who serves as the editor in chief of The Journal of the American Dental Association believes this is the case.  Several of the studies conveyed strong evidence that suggests that there is a link between our cavities and DNA.  If you [...]

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Benefits of Tongue Scraping

April 20th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

When you brush your teeth, you remove bacteria, fungi, toxins, and fungi from your mouth.  But were you aware that about half of these contaminants rest in between the crevices of your tongue?  To clean your tongue, it is recommended that you use a tongue scrapper in the morning.  The team at Dr. Mehta & [...]

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The Misery of a Tooth Ache

March 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

A toothache can be one of the most excruciating pains you can experience. Toothaches are usually signs of serious issues within your mouth. Symptoms of a toothache may be: Sharp pain and sensitivity Intense ache Problems with jaw movement Pain throughout the mouth Swelling Throbbing pains Are you experiencing any of the above symptoms?  If [...]

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Tooth Whitening In Temecula & Riverside

March 25th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Teeth whitening solutions are everywhere.  A bright white smile is still quite elusive for many especially those with darkened teeth.  Confusion about which type of whitening solution works best coupled with warnings about overuse, cause some to put off teeth whitening.  If you have been looking for a safe and efficient teeth whitening treatment in [...]

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Prevent Tooth Loss With Regular Check Ups

February 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The prevalence of periodontal, (gum) disease is well-documented.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) approximates that nearly 64.7 million in the U.S. suffer from some form of gum disease.  You do not have to be a part of this statistic.  Gum disease is wholly avoidable. With simple habits like daily brushing, mouth washing, [...]

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Is Your Mouth Guard Making You Sick?

February 6th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Part of our family dentistry involves helping athletes in Temecula and Riverside of all ages.  One way we are able to do so is by providing them with customized mouth guards.  While mouthguards serve as a protect against sporting accidents and collisions, they can present dangers to your teeth and your health.  Here’s why. Guarding [...]

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Begin The New Year With A Bright Smile

January 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Every year hundreds of patients ask us about teeth whitening.  After they find out how easy, fast, and effective our professional teeth whitening treatments are, we usually hear, “I wish I would have done this sooner!”  If you are trying to recreate a new you or are journeying the road of self-improvement, why not brighten [...]

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Dental Savings For The New Year

January 5th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Resolutions for the new year abound.  However, usually, they cost you something in return, whether it is time, commitment, or money.  Well if you are thinking of improving your smile this year, Dr. Parul Mehta & Associates can help you with all three of the above ‘resolution costs.'  In terms of time, our facilities are [...]

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Does Your Dentist Use Digital Impressions?

December 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

One of the most exciting aspects of being in the dental industry is incorporating digital technologies.  One such advancement that we utilize at Dr. Parul Mehta & Associates is the 3Shape TRIOS Digital Impression. This device reduces patient discomfort, improves diagnostic speed, and lowers dentist costs.  We love integrating better equipment to improve the efectiveness [...]

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Treating Bad Breath

December 10th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Dr. Parul Mehta & Associates offers a host of modernized dental procedures and treatments that changes lives.  Still, one condition that few patients address bad breath.  If you happen to deal with reoccurring or seemingly permanent bad breath, don't feel like the situation is helpless.  Much can be done to fix the problem!  To treat [...]

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