The Beauty of Porcelain Veneers

August 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

The art of adding materials to teeth for strengthening and cosmetic purposes is not a new dental concept.  Fashioning teeth for an amalgam/composite filling or a crown are treatments performed every day.  However, in both of the treatments above the procedure calls for a significant reduction of the tooth.  Herein lies the chief advantage of [...]

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Are You Making The Most of Preventative Dentistry?

July 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

It is always better to avoid a fire than to put one out.  The same is true concerning your oral health.  It is always the best option to prevent dental problems instead of fixing them.  Hence, innovative, world-class preventative dentistry is the hallmark of Dr. Mehta and Associates.  Both our Temecula and Riverside offices feature [...]

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Whiten Your Teeth This Summer

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Have you reached a point where you recognize that your smile isn’t how you would like it?  If you are finding that even making concerted efforts to brush your teeth thoroughly is not rendering the result you like, then it may be a great time to consider a professional teeth whitening. What are the causes [...]

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CEREC Crowns – The Royal Treatment

June 18th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

In the old times, royalty never had to wait for service.  We are far removed from the era of monarchs, but modern dental technology has reduce waiting times for several types of treatments.  On such treatment is the dental crown. Dental crowns restore damaged teeth by providing them with a protective “cap” that improves tooth [...]

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White Wedding Smiles

May 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

One of the most important, prestigious celebrations in today’s society is that of the wedding. The talk of the occasion, the bride, and her groom, will want to look their best. Are you part of a wedding party (or perhaps the bride or groom)?  Getting a beautiful, flawless smile will help you to look forward [...]

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Three Times You Should Avoid Brushing Your Teeth

May 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Brushing your teeth thoroughly every day has been drilled into your mind as something that’s indisputably required for your health and hygiene. But believe it or not, there are times when we shouldn’t brush our teeth. The team at Dr. Mehta & Associates shares the following information with our patients throughout Riverside and Temecula. Right [...]

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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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