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ADA Urges More Funding for Clinical Training
Mar 2, 2023 | Dental Profession, Oral Surgery
The ADA encourages dentists to be aware of issues revolving around substance abuse due to the prescription of opioids for pain management. We help protect our patient’s long term oral health through education of the risks and side effects of such habits.
The Worst Possible Candy
Jan 5, 2023 | Oral Health, Pediatric
There are sticky candies, sour candies, and long-lasting candies. What kind of candy is the worst for your teeth? Our dentist provides the answer!
The Kidney Disease and Gum Disease Connection
Dec 8, 2022 | Gum disease, Oral Health
Kidney disease and gum disease are connected. One makes the other worse, and vice versa, while improving one also improves the other. Find out how we can help!
The Gum Disease and Arthritis Connection
Nov 30, 2022 | Gum disease, Oral Health
Research by Johns Hopkins University suggests that some forms of rheumatoid arthritis may be linked to oral bacteria causing gum disease. Your dentist can help!
Dental Vacations — Are They Worth the Savings?
Oct 3, 2022 | Cosmetic Dentistry, Crowns, Emergency Dentistry, Endodontics, Oral Surgery
Should you save money on dentistry by traveling to a foreign country for treatment? Here we talk about a real-life account and the experiences of our dentists.
Five Benefits of Implant Dentures
Sep 22, 2022 | Dental Implants, Oral Surgery
Implant dentures have significant benefits over traditional dentures. Find out about five things that make implant dentures a significant improvement.
Dolphin Dentition on Porpoise
Sep 8, 2022 | Oral Maintenance, Pediatric
Who can resist the beautiful smile of a dolphin or porpoise? One look at that toothy grin and our hearts melt! While we don’t clean dolphin or porpoise teeth, we do specialize in human teeth. Contact our team today to protect and beautify your smile.
Woven or Waxed Floss?
Aug 18, 2022 | Dental Products, Oral Maintenance
Choosing a favorite dental floss is a personal decision that is often times even more complex than the type of toothbrush we prefer. Find out more about waxed versus woven floss to know which one is best for you.
When Dentures Go Dull
Aug 4, 2022 | Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Products, Oral Maintenance
Dentures can be stained by ordinary foods containing natural pigments. What’s the best way to keep your dentures bright and clean while you enjoy the foods and drinks you love? Our dentists provide the answer.
Did George Washington Have Wooden Teeth?
Jul 21, 2022 | Dental Profession
Have you heard the popular myth that George Washington had wooden dentures? Is there any truth to this? Find out here!
What Are Your Fillings Filled With?
Jul 14, 2022 | Dental Products, Oral Maintenance
We want to make sure you get the best dental care available for your teeth and gums. That’s why we offer composite fillings for dental cavities instead of metal amalgam. Why the change when metal used to be so popular for fillings? Find out here!
The Dental Engine
Jun 16, 2022 | Dental Products, Dental Profession, Oral Maintenance
Have you heard of a dental engine? What is it, and how does it help the team at Placerville Dental Group to provide you with excellent dental care? Find out here!
Alternative Payment Assistance
Jun 2, 2022 | Oral Maintenance
In this article we discuss two methods of paying for dental procedures that go beyond the recommendation to have dental insurance.
A Better Material for Dentistry
May 19, 2022 | Crowns, Dental Products, Endodontics
You can count on our dentists to keep up with the latest advances in dental care! For example, lithium disilicate is a current material used in dentistry, since it is durable, biocompatible, available in many colors and versatile for use in many restorations. Find out more here!
One Stop for Dental Services
May 12, 2022 | Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Maintenance, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics
You don’t need to look any further than the Placerville Dental Group to get the best options for healthy teeth and gums – as well as a fantastic smile. We are a general dentistry practice. What does that mean for you, our client, or someone interested in our services? Find out!