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A full-service dental practice located in downtown Sacramento, California, the Sacramento Dentistry Group provides everything from orthodontics to oral surgery. Visit our beautiful new office and enjoy the latest in dental technologies.

Air Pollution and Oral Cancer — Sacramento Dentistry Group Encourages Oral Exams

Air Pollution and Oral Cancer — Sacramento Dentistry Group Encourages Oral Exams

The Sacramento area is, unfortunately, one of the most polluted cities in the United States. The California capital ranks in the top ten for ozone pollution and the top 20 for particulate pollution, according to The Sacramento Bee. These two categories…

Customized Mouthguards Demonstrated More Effective as Pointed Out by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Customized Mouthguards Demonstrated More Effective as Pointed Out by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Brazilian dental research recently demonstrated the effectiveness of customized mouthguards, compared to generic mouthguards. The Sacramento Dentistry Group has often written that customized mouthguards are significantly better at distributing stresses that might otherwise break teeth or cut soft tissues. Both…

The Sacramento Dentistry Group Defines a Dental Home

The Sacramento Dentistry Group Defines a Dental Home

Recently, Congress passed the Action for Dental Health Act (ADHA). One of the provisions of this act is that every citizen should be encouraged to have a “dental home.” What is a dental home, and where should people find one?…

Is There a Connection Between Tori and Bruxism, a Reply from the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Is There a Connection Between Tori and Bruxism, a Reply from the Sacramento Dentistry Group

A reader of the Sacramento Dentistry Group website recently asked whether there is a connection between tori and teeth grinding. Called bruxism by dentists, teeth grinding is often noticed during dental exams due to abnormal tooth wear. Tori are bony,…

Should I Vape with Invisalign? Straight Talk from the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Should I Vape with Invisalign? Straight Talk from the Sacramento Dentistry Group

The Sacramento Dentistry Group often receives questions about what patients should and should not do while wearing Invisalign clear aligners during orthodontic treatment. The facts are that Invisalign patients can always do whatever they want, but they have to face…

Is Pinhole Surgery Covered by Dental Insurance?

When it comes to dental insurance, patients are used to hearing bad news. Fortunately, pinhole surgical technique (PST) does not have to be one of these “bad news” items. A fairly recent treatment in the field of periodontics, it has…

Is Invisalign Worn During Sleep? Answers From the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Invisalign is a system of clear plastic aligners for correcting crooked teeth. Although they look somewhat like clear mouthguards, the aligners are much slimmer, much more snug, and almost invisible, as the name suggests. Since clear aligners substitute for traditional…

Is Mouthwash Necessary? Answers from the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Whether or not mouthwash is necessary for oral health depends on the condition of a patient’s mouth. There are many different reasons why the dentists at the Sacramento Dentistry Group may recommend the use of mouthwash. In certain circumstances, the…

Which Stains Worse: Coffee or Cola? The Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers

Stained teeth are a common sight at the practice of the Sacramento Dentistry Group. Restoring these teeth requires cleaning by an expert dental hygienist or professional tooth whitening to remove stains entirely. As with most problems, however, prevention is the best…

Do Mouthguards Cause Cavities? the Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers

Mouthguards worn during sports, biteguards for sleep to prevent grinding, and Invisalign trays inserted to straighten teeth – there are lots of people wearing plastic in their mouth. Can these devices cause cavities? The answer isn’t a simple yes or…

Bones and Teeth — Important Differences, Presented by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

The website of the Sacramento Dentistry Group has recently seen many people asking whether teeth are the same as bones. Although these two body parts share many similar elements, such as calcium and phosphorus, the simple answer is that teeth…

What Are Tongue Spurs? a Question Answered by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

A patient recently asked for clarification on the role of tongue spurs. They are not a growth of some kind on the tongue. Instead, they are a training tool for the tongue. Here the Sacramento Dentistry Group explains why tongue…

How Long Do Teeth Last? Answers From the Sacramento Dentistry Group

It’s a sad fact that many young people simply do not think about how long their teeth will last. When they become mature adults, suddenly the health of their teeth becomes a little more important, as reflected in a recent…

Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers: Why is Soda Bad for Teeth?

Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers: Why is Soda Bad for Teeth?

Soda, pop, soft drinks — they are called by many names, but dentists routinely condemn them all as bad for your teeth. The problem is, these beverages taste rather good, and are therefore very popular. So it comes as no…

The Most Comfortable Mouthguard According to the Sacramento Dentistry Group

The Most Comfortable Mouthguard According to the Sacramento Dentistry Group

The question of “what is the most comfortable mouthguard” is easily answered. It is not a “one-size-fits-all” mouthguard purchased from a pharmacy or sporting goods store. The most comfortable mouthguard is much like the most comfortable clothes — a tailored…

Using Invisalign With Sleep Apnea Explained by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Using Invisalign With Sleep Apnea Explained by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

The Sacramento Dentistry Group recently received a number of questions about whether Invisalign can be used by patients with sleep apnea. In fact, Invisalign is potentially beneficial as part of a sleep apnea treatment plan. Since imperfect arches are sometimes…

Returning Dental Amalgam to the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Returning Dental Amalgam to the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Many people are now aware that “metal fillings,” used for decades in dentistry, contain an amalgam of mercury, silver and other metals. Experts with the American Dental Association and the Environmental Protection Agency consider this metallic form of mercury safe.…

Is Coffee Bad for Teeth? Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers

Is Coffee Bad for Teeth? Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers

Coffee drinkers should delight to know that, in general, coffee is not bad for teeth. It certainly stains teeth, and coffee users tend to have yellower teeth as a result. It is acidic, but far less so than sodas and…

Facts About Interproximal Reduction (IPR) From the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Facts About Interproximal Reduction (IPR) From the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Interproximal reduction is a classic dental term. It sounds complicated and only gives slight clues as to what it involves. And many patients are afraid of it, even though its use is limited. So, just what is interproximal reduction (IPR)…

Who Should Never Use Dental Amalgam Explained by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Who Should Never Use Dental Amalgam Explained by the Sacramento Dentistry Group

Dental amalgam is being used less and less by dentists, chiefly due to health concerns over one of its primary components, elemental mercury. Although the Food and Drug Administration and the American Dental Association both agree that dental amalgam is…

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