After a long day, you’re probably tired and ready to climb into bed so it may seem alright to skip your evening brushing and flossing. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth if you want to protect your oral health. Your dentist in Cupertino shares some routines that should not be missed and why it’s important to stay consistent with these and other dental habits.
Alpine Dental Care Blog
June 15, 2018
June 5, 2018
Many people feel that it’s unnecessary to visit the dentist if their teeth are not hurting. This is actually a myth because dentistry is all about prevention. Unlike your medical doctor, who sees you when you’re sick or injured, your dentist needs to see you every six months in order to help you avoid many dental issues such as tooth decay, gum disease, and oral cancer. Your dentist in Cupertino explains.
May 12, 2018
A failing tooth has greatly affected the quality of your life. Eating has become challenging and you feel embarrassed every time you smile or talk to someone. You’re ready to replace your tooth, but you know that dental implants in Cupertino may not be in your budget. Here’s what you should know about dental implants to determine if they are right for your needs.
May 8, 2018
You were enjoying lunch with your coworkers, when you felt that telltale crunch back on your molar. Now that you’re back at the office, your tooth is starting to ache. Is this a dental emergency? Should you contact your dentist? Dental emergencies happen in different ways, and some are more frightening than others, but a good rule of thumb is to always contact your emergency dentist in Cupertino if you have pain, or what you think might be an emergency situation. Here are some common dental emergencies, and what you can do until you reach our office.
April 27, 2018
Oral cancer is one disease that people don’t talk much about. However, did you know that is responsible for one death every hour, 24 hours per day in America? The other thing to note is that this number has not changed over the years, and this is because oral cancer is typically not diagnosed until its later stages, which leaves for a poor prognosis. Oral cancer also has a high rate of reoccurrence, meaning that if you survive a first encounter with it, it’s 20 times more likely that it will occur again. Your dentist in Cupertino explains how you can protect yourself from this deadly disease.
April 13, 2018
Our lives only seem to be getting more hectic. As a parent, you also have your children’s busy schedules to manage. Anything that saves time and makes your life easier is welcome. That’s why finding a dentist who can care for the entire family is so important, because it saves you time, money, and stress in the long run. If you are looking for a dentist in Cupertino for the entire family, here’s why you should check out what Alpine Dental Care has to offer.
March 21, 2018
Having a cavity, or hole in your tooth is no fun! Cavities sometimes cause your tooth to look different with dark spots or discoloration, and some of them may even be sensitive or painful when you bite down or chew your food. The good news is many cavities can actually be prevented and your dentist in Cupertino shares how.
March 6, 2018
You have had the longest day! Your flight for work was delayed, which pushed your presentation back, and you’ve finally reached your hotel room and you are ready to crash. As you head to the bathroom to brush your teeth for the day, you are already thinking about skipping the floss. It’s no big deal to skip a night here or there, right? Wrong. Your Cupertino dentist explains why flossing is so important.
February 19, 2018
Making a good first impression is hard when you don’t feel confident about the appearance of your teeth. You may feel self conscious about smiling, which could make you appear serious or unapproachable. Isn’t it time you take your smile to the next level? You would be surprised how confidence can boost your personal and professional relationships and help you achieve your goals. Your cosmetic dentist in Cupertino has solutions for you! Here are some of the cosmetic services you’ll find at Alpine Dental Care.
February 9, 2018
We brush our teeth twice a day with the best intentions of protecting them from tooth decay and cavities; however, did you know that many of your daily activities could be harmful to your smile? Your dentist in Cupertino explains.