What Causes Jaw Pain in the Morning?

Categories: TMJ/TMD
jaw pain

SANTA CRUZ, SCOTTS VALLEY CA You probably already know that sleeping in an awkward posture might leave you with a stiff back or neck when you wake up. But did you know that it’s also possible to wake up with a painful jaw? If you are suffering from painful sensations in your jaw, neck, head, […]

Can you get Cavities if you have Veneers?

Categories: Oral Health
cavities and veneers

SANTA CRUZ, SCOTTS VALLEY CA Dental veneers are a popular cosmetic dentistry method, so learning as much as possible about them is crucial if you’re considering them to enhance your smile. Since veneers are often considered a permanent treatment, it’s important to carefully explore all of your options before committing to them. Dentists use veneers, […]

What Scotts Valley Dentists know about Tongue-Ties

Categories: Tongue Tie
tongue tie

SANTA CRUZ, SCOTTS VALLEY CA Many parents either don’t know what a tongue tie is, or they went to a trustworthy physician for help and didn’t hear anything about it or warnings about the risks of having the tongue tie loosened. Unfortunately, many parents are left without answers about their child’s inability to eat or […]

How your Misaligned Teeth Could be Blamed for your Jaw Pain

Categories: General Dentistry
jaw pain

SANTA CRUZ, SCOTTS VALLEY CA Many people, whether young or old, suffer from crooked teeth. Every year, orthodontists install braces on millions of patients to straighten crooked teeth and address bites that might cause ongoing problems. Having teeth that aren’t properly aligned may have serious, long-term effects on your health, and it’s important to address this […]

6 Ways to Amp up your Oral Health this Year

Categories: Oral Health
oral health

SANTA CRUZ, SCOTTS VALLEY CA The beginning of a new year is an excellent opportunity to reflect on one’s lifestyle choices and make commitments to make positive changes. Well-being objectives, like losing weight, brushing more often, or following through with much-needed dental work, are positive and inspiring. Taking small, manageable actions toward your dental goals […]

Why Prolonged Thumb Sucking is a Bad Idea

Child sucks thumb

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Even though thumb sucking is a normal reaction for newborns and toddlers that may start while the baby’s in the womb, doing so for an extended period can cause a variety of oral health issues. At Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry, our goal is for your young one to have a healthy […]

What Happens to My Teeth after I get Veneers?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
teeth after veneers

SCOTTS VALLEY, SANTA CRUZ CA If you’re self-conscious about showing your teeth, veneers may be the solution for you. However, as with other dental treatments, apprehensions are reasonable, given the magnitude of the investment and commitment. Today on the blog, our Scotts Valley cosmetic dentists discuss what happens to your teeth after you get veneers […]

What’s the Big Deal if I Ignore my TMJ Symptoms

Categories: TMJ/TMD
find right dentist

SCOTTS VALLEY, SANTA CRUZ CA Although TMJ disease originates in the jaw, it affects more than only the temporomandibular joints. Regrettably, the longer you wait to get TMJ discomfort treated, the more probable you may experience major side effects. Treating TMJ requires detailed knowledge of its origins and the development of a tailored treatment strategy […]

How to find a Scotts Valley Dentist that Meets your Dental Needs

Categories: General Dentistry
meet dental needs

SCOTTS VALLEY, SANTA CRUZ CA Finding a dentist who is both competent and best suits your requirements is essential, just like finding any other healthcare professional. Nevertheless, how can you choose the best dentist for you out of the thousands of dentists in practice? Our Scotts Valley family dentists at Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry share on […]

The Best Oral Hygiene Hacks if you Wear Braces

Categories: Orthodontics
oral hacks for braces

SCOTTS VALLEY, SANTA CRUZ CA There are a lot of people in the world that wear braces, and if you are one of them, you know how important it is to keep your teeth clean. When wearing braces, you must pay special attention while cleaning your teeth and gums. Oral hygiene is very important. Suppose […]