5 Ways to tell it’s time for a New Toothbrush

Categories: General Dentistry

Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley CA Most people know when it’s time to do laundry because they have no clean clothes to wear, or when it’s time to fill up their vehicle with gas because the low-fuel indicator comes on. But, fewer people know when to change their toothbrush. You may even have been told when […]

5 Questions to ask your Scotts Valley General Dentist

Categories: General Dentistry

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 […]

Tips on finding a New Dentist in Scotts Valley

Categories: General Dentistry

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 […]

3 Times you shouldn’t Skip going to the Dentist

Categories: General Dentistry

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 […]

When do I need to see a General Dentist?

Categories: General Dentistry

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 […]

Is Sleep Apnea Silently Sabotaging your Health?

Categories: Sleep Disorders

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. […]

Are Cavities Hereditary?

Categories: Oral Health

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 […]

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, […]