dont delay seeing dentist when you move

Why you shouldn’t Delay seeing the Dentist when you Move

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Relocating across town or to a new dentist can be overwhelming, from scheduling the movers, packing up an endless amount of boxes, to getting settled into your new place. One of the things on your checklist needs to be finding a new dentist when you move. Don’t put it off! Drs. Max and Ariana Ebrahimian …

questions to ask general dentist

5 Questions to ask your Scotts Valley General Dentist

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Most people fail to realize how much of an impact oral health has on an individual’s overall health status. Normally, it doesn’t cross their mind until something is wrong such as chronic bad breath, tooth loss, or severe tooth pain. To find out more about your oral health, it is good practice to maintain a …

finding a new dentist in scotts valley

Tips on finding a New Dentist in Scotts Valley

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Whether you are new in town or are looking for a new dentist to serve the oral health needs of you and your family, the search for the right dental office may seem overwhelming. How do you know what to look for when finding a new dentist? What important factors should you consider? How can …

dental appointments not to miss

3 Times you shouldn’t Skip going to the Dentist

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA The dentist…the one doctor that seems to be difficult for most people to see on a regular basis. Although there are multiple reasons for not going to your dentist, like the smells, sights, sounds, and financial concerns, it is a critical step to ensure the health of your teeth. At Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry, we want …

when to see general dentist

When do I need to see a General Dentist?

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Everyone needs dental care at some point. Whether you get a toothache, have a cavity, or need a tooth pulled, going to the dentist is inevitable. Hopefully, however, you already are getting those twice-yearly dental cleanings and checkups, which helps protect your oral health and makes it less likely that you will need restorative dental …

sleep apnea sabotaging your health

Is Sleep Apnea Silently Sabotaging your Health?

Santa Cruz & Scotts Valley, CA Are you one of the millions of Americans suffering from obstructive sleep apnea? If so, more than your sleep is at risk. Sleep apnea also works as a silent saboteur, deteriorating your physical and mental health as time passes. Let’s take a deeper look at how sleep apnea can affect your well-being. Get the facts about sleep …

are cavities hereditary

Are Cavities Hereditary?

Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz, CA Ever heard that you are what you eat? This is true, especially when you share meals. Your family dentist in Scotts Valley at Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry wants to explain how tooth decay and gum disease can affect your entire family, starting with the hereditary aspect of oral diseases. You can be genetically predisposed to certain …

caring for kids oral health

FAQs about caring for your Child’s Oral Health

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA As parents, you want the best for your children. You want to keep them happy and healthy in every way—including by protecting their smiles. However, some of the things you learned as children when it comes to dental health and hygiene have become outdated. Parents and first-time parents, in particular, usually have lots of questions …

signs you may have sleep apnea

8 Signs that you may Suffer from Sleep Apnea

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Perhaps you’ve heard of sleep apnea, but you don’t entirely know what obstructive sleep apnea is. Otherwise known as OSA, this condition causes a person to stop breathing during the night. When sleep apnea occurs, the soft tissues in your throat restrict or block your airway. It often results in loud snoring and daytime fatigue. …

good oral health this halloween

Candy to avoid this Halloween if you have TMJ

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA We are leaving summer activities behind as we welcome fall, and with that comes Halloween. Just because you have TMJ disorder doesn’t make you are any less addicted to sugar. Halloween is the most accepted time to indulge in candy and sweet treats, but there are certain candies you should avoid if you have TMJ. …