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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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Important Oral Health Facts For Men

November 19th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

While there are many people who put off getting their annual dental checkup, studies show men are much more likely to do so. A national survey revealed that women brush teeth more often and more thoroughly than their male counterparts. While 86% of women report that they brush their teeth twice a day, only 66% [...]

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Understanding Dry Mouth

October 4th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Dealing with dry mouth can be a pain, especially if it is chronic.  When dry mouth persists, it is results in oral decay.  Hence, it is so important to seek professional dental assistance if you are suffering from chronic dry mouth.  Addressing dry mouth promptly can help you avoid oral health issues that can quickly [...]

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Coping With Dental Anxieties

October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Blog|

In times of antiquity, people suffered with pains resulting from dental problems such as toothaches, decay, and tooth loss.  Today this is absolutely unnecessary.  However, we are not deaf to the concerns of patients and many (in fact, a great number) have dental fears or anxieties about visiting a dentist.  At Dr. Mehta & Associates, [...]

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Restoring Your Gum Health

August 31st, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Gum disease is one of the most common and devastating oral health problems in the U.S. In fact, approximately 75% of Americans over the age of 35 experience some level of gum disease.  Fighting gum disease is a daily battle because the bacteria found in plaque is constantly growing on your teeth.  If plaque is [...]

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