Monday, July 29, 2019

How To Treat a Gum or Tooth Abscess

When the inside of your mouth gets hurt or irritated, bacteria may enter and cause an infection. These infections can turn into an abscess of the gum or tooth. The abscess is your body creating a barrier around the area to keep the infection from spreading. These infections do not go away on their own, so be aware of the symptoms and seek a dental expert immediately.

Friday, July 26, 2019

The Terrible Things That Happen When You Grind Your Teeth Too Much

Grinding your teeth is a bad habit. But it could be worse than you think. You could be a chronic grinder and not even know it. Here’s what happens when you grind your teeth too much. And how to stop it.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Throwback Toothday: The Anatomy of a Tooth

Your teeth are strong, but they need a little help to stay that way.

Join us as we celebrate 160 years of driving dentistry forward by taking a trip through the ADA’s video archive. #ADA160

Saturday, July 20, 2019

How Do Braces Actually Work?

Misaligned teeth can put you at risk for tooth decay, gum disease, and even tooth loss. Braces shift teeth by applying pressure, which constricts blood flow to the surrounding tissue that holds those teeth in place. That, in turn, causes special immune cells called osteoclasts to rush in and dissolve part of the jawbone, creating a space for the tooth to slide over and relieve the pressure.

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

ADA Science Inside: What’s In My Toothpaste?

From whitening to desensitizing, there are many different toothpastes for many different uses. Do you know what’s in your toothpaste of choice, and why? Dr. Jane Gillette from the American Dental Association breaks down the most important ingredients and explains how they help keep your teeth and gums healthy.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Regency Dental Promo Video

If you have suffered from bad dental experiences, ask about oral sedation. It can ease your anxiety about dental treatment. We have provided this level of comfort to our patients for years. This is a family practice. We provide a complete solution to all your oral health and cosmetic needs from age 3 and up.

“Our Vacaville dental team specializes in treating people the way they tell us they want to be treated. Dr. Burton and team strive to take away the fear. We want you to obtain the beautiful smile you have always wanted." Pressed for time?

We have the technology to rebuild a broken tooth with an all-ceramic cap in one visit. Ask about our CEREC™

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Why Is Fluoride Good for Teeth?

If our teeth are made mostly of calcium, why do we use fluoride to keep them healthy? Quick Questions explains why, and how we finally figured it out.

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Your Teeth Explained

Watch the video to find out about your teeth, their structures, the different types, what causes gums to bleed or recede and what you can do to help stop it.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Throwback Toothday: Clowning Around

What’s a clown without his smile? Even he knows that good oral health habits are no laughing matter!

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Brain Freeze

I scream, you scream, and if you eat it too fast, we all scream – BRAIN FREEZE! Scientifically known as sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia, the pain in your brain is your body’s attempt at telling you to slow it down.

Don’t let a cold-stimulus headache keep you from enjoying your favorite frosty treats this summer – here are some tricks that will have you saying “the cold never bothered me anyway!”

Just make sure you brush and rinse with water after snacking and stay cool out there!