You brush your teeth twice each day, and you also floss regularly. So that’s enough to maintain your oral health – right? You’re off to a good start, but there are even more steps you can take to improve your oral health at home. Optimum oral health requires a partnership between you and your dentist in Cupertino and here are some tips on how you can take care of your teeth and mouth at home.
Alpine Dental Care Blog
October 24, 2017
October 14, 2017
The toothpaste aisle can be daunting! Especially if you are not sure what the right choice is for your needs. There are so many options to choose from, where should you even start? Your dentist in Cupertino has set up a guide to help you determine which type of toothpaste best meets your needs so you don’t have to sweat it the next time you visit the toothpaste aisle.
September 19, 2017
You’ve been putting off that dental filling for a few months. Your tooth doesn’t hurt, but sensitivity reminds you every now and then that there is a cavity there. You weren’t feeling too excited about getting that shot and having your tooth filled, but maybe you’d feel more motivated if you knew you could save some money? Now is the perfect time to schedule your appointment and utilize your insurance benefits, and here’s why.
September 5, 2017
Noticing blood in the sink when you brush can be alarming, especially when you don’t feel any pain. It may not seem like a big deal. However, it’s likely indicating gingivitis, which is the first stage of periodontal (gum) disease and affects more than half of American adults. Your dentist in Cupertino has solutions, and tips on what you can eat to develop healthier gums.
August 26, 2017
Living with a tooth that is failing can be painful, among other things. Eating and chewing may become difficult, and you may also feel self conscious about your tooth. It’s a good idea to consider replacing a tooth that needs to be removed as soon as you can in order to maintain your oral health, and dental implants are one of the best solutions dentistry has to offer. The question is, are they right for your needs? Here are some facts you need to know about dental implants in Cupertino.
August 6, 2017
You’ve been noticing blood in the sink the past few days when you have brushed your teeth. None of your teeth are hurting, so you wonder if you should call your dentist? The answer is – yes! This is actually the ideal time to call your dentist since it’s likely you are experiencing the first stage of periodontal (gum) disease. With early detection, periodontal disease can often be successfully managed with less invasive procedures, so be sure to take action now in order to prevent gum disease in Cupertino!
July 21, 2017
Dental emergencies are inconvenient and frightening! It’s overwhelming to see a loved one suffering, especially if you’re not sure what to do. With the right dental team on your side, however, you can rest assured that everything will be fine. It also helps to have a little knowledge on how to handle common dental emergencies, so here are some helpful tips from your dentist in Cupertino.
July 11, 2017
Are you satisfied with the appearance of your smile, or do you find yourself hiding it when you meet someone new? Are there aspects of your teeth you feel could be improved? Porcelain veneers may be the perfect solution for you because they are capable of repairing many dental issues, and they can truly enhance your smile. Here’s what you can expect when you choose porcelain veneers in Cupertino to improve your look.
June 28, 2017
Finding the right dentist can be challenging! You want someone who listens to your desires and concerns about your teeth, who can build rapport with you. Wouldn’t it be great if the kids could see the same provider as well so you don’t have to drive all over town for appointments? How can you find someone you trust to take care of the entire family? Good news! Your Cupertino dentist at Alpine Dental Care is accepting new patients. Here’s what you can expect when you choose us for your care.
June 8, 2017
You’ve been noticing a sensitive twinge in your tooth when you drink your morning coffee. It typically went away quickly, so it didn’t really concern you that much. This went on for a few weeks until suddenly the pain was constant. You tried some ibuprofen, but that only helped for a short time. The next thing you knew your tooth had you up at night. It’s time to contact the dentist because you may need a root canal in Cupertino!