Risks of DIY Braces

Categories: Orthodontics

Santa Cruz and Scotts Valley, CA With practically everyone having the Internet at their fingertips, you can do just about anything, from learning how to change your own motor oil to renovating a bathroom. But, have you heard about the newest craze of people making their own braces to straighten their teeth? While many projects […]

Straight Teeth without the Metal

Categories: Orthodontics

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Forget what you think you know about straightening teeth. Orthodontic treatment has come a long way from the traditional metal braces you may remember from your youth. Dental practices operating at the forefront of the field offer exciting new ways to get straighter teeth without all the metal. If […]

Why you Should not Ignore your Gum Disease

Categories: Gum Disease

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Gum disease is a disease that affects the hard and soft tissues of the mouth. More than half of adults in the U.S. have this devastating oral disease, yet it is entirely treatable. Scotts Valley dentists at Ebrahimian Integrative Dentistry can diagnose and treat your gum disease using specific […]

Dental Implants Q&A

Categories: Dental Implants

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA A dental implant is considered the finest tooth replacement currently available in the field of restorative dentistry. Despite being the only tooth replacement that is virtually permanent, many people do not pursue receiving a dental implant because they simply do not know about this treatment or how it is […]

Why are Dental Implants Expensive

Categories: Dental Implants

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA If you have experienced tooth loss, either from an injury or by way of extraction, then you have probably been searching for tooth replacement options. Traditional means of replacing a lost tooth are to get a dental bridge or a partial denture. Both options tend to be more affordable, […]

Teen Health Effects of Losing Sleep

Categories: Sleep Disorders

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Teenagers, stereotypically, have the reputation of being hard to wake in the morning and wanting to sleep in whenever possible. The reality, however, is that many teens are just as sleep-deprived as adults nowadays. What could be causing this sleep deprivation, and what should be done about it? Not […]

How Cosmetic Dentistry can Improve your Looks

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry

Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz, CA Your smile is a key component of your first impression so it should come as no surprise that people who look to improve their appearance continue to turn to cosmetic dentistry in Scotts Valley. A specialization of dental science focusing on aesthetic issues with the teeth and mouth, cosmetic […]