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The Importance of Dental Sealants

August 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

If you’ve been concerned about your child’s propensity to acquire cavities, then you’ll want to consider dental sealants.  Sealants are plastic coatings which are used to protect the grooves and pits of teeth.  Getting sealant is a painless procedure generally performed in office.  You can schedule an appointment for dental sealants today by calling (951) [...]

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The Versatility Of Dental Crowns

July 26th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

While you may be familiar with the dental crown, you may not know how many problems can be addressed with the custom-fitted cap being cemented onto your tooth. As dental technologies improve so does dental techniques and treatment strategies.  Dr. Parul Mehta & Associates makes concerted efforts to stay in step with the most practical [...]

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Why Should You Consider Cosmetic Dentistry?

June 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Cosmetic dentistry continues to grow in popularity, so you may be wondering why you should consider cosmetic dentistry yourself. At the offices Dr. Mehta & Associates we help patients to see if cosmetic dentistry is what they really want.  Our team can give you a mockup of what your teeth would look like after a [...]

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Facts About Veneers

May 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

A commonly asked question is whether veneers will damage your natural teeth. However, before answering that question it is best to understand what veneers are and how they are used. The offices of Dr. Parul Mehta & Associates offers transparent information about dental procedures of all types. If you have a specific question or would [...]

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Protect Your Teeth With Dental Veneers

May 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

People generally choose dental veneers to improve the look of their smile. But did you know that veneers protect your teeth as well? While a veneer does not protect your entire tooth, it does provide protection for the front section that it is covering. This is especially helpful if you are dealing with front tooth [...]

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Cosmetic Dentistry For Creating Beautiful Smiles

April 24th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

What do you see when you smile in the mirror?  Do you see a smile that makes you proud and gives you confidence? When people feel conscious about their smile, it tends lower their confidence and diminishes their self-esteem. General problems like cracks, gaps or discolorations can be embarrassing and if you have any of [...]

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Four Common Myths About Teeth Whitening

April 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Like any cosmetic improvement, teeth whitening is plagued with a number of stories. Some are partial truths, while others are just false. In a similar fashion to diets, teeth whitening’s results have a lot to do with one’s methods and determination to maintain a regimen. However, it is without question that the best results are [...]

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Think Twice Before DIY Teeth Whitening

April 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

In nearly every drug or grocery store are do-it-yourself (DIY) teeth whitening products. Each one promises quick results and easy to use instructions. However, what is rarely advertised are the potential dangers that may arise from these products. Poplar Science reports that each person’s teeth, gums, previous dental work and genetics play a role in [...]

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The Importance of Dental Exams & Cleanings

March 29th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

The idea of going to the dentist for semiannual exams and cleanings is, for many, not a priority.  However, regularly scheduled visits to your dentist can help you to not only maintain a beautiful smile, but also help you to avoid health problems.  Yes, a visit to your dentist every 6 months can have a [...]

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Riverside Wisdom Teeth Facts

February 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

As we reached the end of our teenage years, how often did we hear about someone of acquaintance having their wisdom teeth removed because of the misery they caused?  Wisdom teeth are quite misunderstood and many throughout Riverside have a number of conflicing opinion about them.  Common questions that patients ask us include: Why do [...]

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