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Braces aren’t just for children and teens, but also for adults. The Placerville Dental Group offers clear aligners for the treatment of adult issues with teeth. Find out more about how we can help you achieve the smile you’ve always wanted!
Bleeding gums can cause quite the scare! Worry not. Here are some simple tips to help determine the cause and how to find relief. And always know, the caring team at Placerville Dental Group are here to help.
What should you know about the Waterpik and other water flossers? We look at the benefits of using these devices and discuss whether you can stop using floss.
Are you considering orthodontics using clear aligners? We have some great options for you! In this article we consider some of the primary similarities and differences between ClearCorrect and Invisalign.
Ever wonder just where orthodontics got its’ start? The evolution of orthodontics is a fascinating story, spanning from primitive beginnings to its current status as a cutting-edge field in dental medicine. Find out more here!
The loss of the tooth always has consequences. These are different if the tooth is a baby or primary tooth, compared to an adult or permanent tooth. Why is this difference important?
Nov 9, 2023 | Oral Health
The average adult is advised to consume between 90 and 120 ounces of water daily. Does the type of water your drink have an impact on your oral health? Some have remarkable benefits, others are less than optimal for your dental health. Here we describe the difference.
What is dental trauma and how can you prevent it? Here we present the most common forms of dental trauma for children and adults and prevention ideas.
ClearCorrect has many advantages over traditional braces. Find out more about why people choose clear aligners for straightening their teeth.
Sleep dentistry, oral conscious sedation, sedation dentistry – it all means stress-free dental visits without fear of needles or instruments. Find out more here!
Dental bridges and implant dentures both can use dental implants to anchor their named prosthetics, but what are the differences between them?
Jul 6, 2023 | Oral Health
Damaged fillings or fillings that fall out qualify as a dental emergency. Call the Placerville Dental Group at the first sign of trouble with a filling.
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.
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!
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!