A Custom Mouth Guard Provides Comfort and Protection

The American Association of Endodontists notes that athletic injuries are a common source of dental trauma. This is often the result of an accidental or unintentional blow to the face, and might also be associated with soft tissue trauma and joint injury. To help minimize potential oral trauma many schools... Read more »

Can You Have Dental Procedures While Breastfeeding Your Child?

Nursing mothers are sometimes concerned about seeing the dentist for dental work while they are still breastfeeding their child. The good news is, dental materials are safe for breastfeeding mothers and won't impact breast milk. You can indeed have laser dentistry, and use sedation methods during your treatment, without having... Read more »

What to Do If a Tooth Chips

Any tooth is vulnerable to chipping and cracks even though they are extremely strong. Tooth decay; bad dental habits such as chewing on ice; and accidents involving a car, hard falls, or blows to the face can result in a tooth breaking. Even if you don’t feel any pain, you... Read more »

Oral Health Checklist

Your oral health care can never be taken lightly. Taking care of your smile can help you keep your teeth healthy and functional. Even the smallest details can have enduring effects. Here are some questions you’ll want to ask yourself if you desire to have a better smile. - Do... Read more »

How to Deal with a Toothache

What qualifies as a toothache? This term refers to any pain in and around your teeth and jaw. It might come and go or be a constant ache. It might be dull or sharp. You’ll probably find that your teeth are extra sensitive to hot and cold foods and drinks.... Read more »

Do You Have an Abscess? Treat it Today!

Whether you think it’s an abscess or not in your mouth, you should have a professional take a look, especially if it is painful. These painful cysts can often be the result of an infection when bacteria enter an irritated or hurt area. You will usually notice a painful and/or... Read more »

Fluoride as a Helpful Agent in Your Dental Care

Is fluoride a helpful supplement in your daily dental care? It’s been proven to show, in fact, fluoride is an amazing benefactor in strengthening your teeth and protecting your teeth from acidity. Our dental professionals at Aesthetics & Essentials Dental Group want you to understand the full benefits of fluoride,... Read more »

Dental Bonding for Your Smile

Have you ever had a fractured, chipped, discolored, or decaying tooth? Do you still have one? Here at Aesthetics & Essentials Dental Group in Mountain View, California, we offer a great cosmetic treatment known as a dental bonding to repair your smile! This is a simple procedure to fix your... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Aesthetics & Essentials Dental Group, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our... Read more »