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What Not to Do If You Have a Toothache

December 7, 2019

Chances are you won't be at our office when a toothache strikes, so here are a few things NOT to do between when you notice the discomfort and when you see the dentist.

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Make the Most of Your Teeth Whitening

November 29, 2019

Teeth whitening is a fantastic investment in the appearance of your smile. White teeth are associated with youth and health, and can make a big difference in your self-esteem.

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Stories of 3 Famous Sets of Movie & TV Teeth

November 22, 2019

While they may seem like a small detailed compared to extravagant period-piece gowns or ornate whole-head alien makeup, teeth can make a huge impact in a Hollywood costume.

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Can This Sweetener Stop Tooth Decay?

November 07, 2019

We all know the method of preventing cavities is regular brushing and flossing. That doesn’t stop researchers and dental patients alike from seeking other “life hacks” to maintain shiny smiles

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Healthy Foods That Can Be Bad For Your Teeth

October 31, 2019

Some foods that are genuinely good for your overall health can actually damage your teeth when eaten too often. Here are a few particularly popular culprits.

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Just One Sugary Treat Can Cause Tooth Decay

November 14, 2019

As dental professionals, we feel like broken records telling people to reduce the amount of sugar in their diets to reduce tooth decay.

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Top Dental Health Concerns for Toddlers

October 8, 2019

Whether they're in the "Terrible Twos", the "Tantrum Threes", or the "Fearsome Fours", caring for a toddler's teeth is a combination of firsts and learning. Here are a few tips.

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How Does Numbing Work?

October 08, 2019

It may seem like magic to have a dental procedure and not even feel it, but how does this numbing process actually work? Let's take a look at the interesting science behind ..

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When to See an Endodontist

October 23, 2019

An endodontist is a type of specialist dentist. Like many healthcare terms, the word "endodontics" comes from Greek, and actually means "inside tooth".

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Three Great Times of Year to Get a Teeth Whitening

September 30, 2019

Having a great-looking smile can change how you feel and act, and one of the easiest ways to make a big difference in your smile is with professional teeth whitening at the dentist.

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Taking the X-Factor Out of Dental X-Rays

September 14, 2019

Dental radiographs, commonly known as dental x-rays, are one of the dentist’s most powerful preventive & diagnostic tools. They allow us to see potential threats to you dental health (like cavities) & plan treatment more accurately.

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E-Cigarettes Are Still Bad for Your Teeth!

September 22, 2019

Electronic cigarettes and vaporizers have quickly become a trendy alternative to smoking, in large part because people believe they are safe to use. We’d like to send this vaping myth up in smoke.

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How Dentists Match the Color of a Dental Crown

September 07, 2019

Dental care is a blend of art and science, especially when it comes to repairing broken or decayed teeth with a dental crown (a.k.a cap).

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How to Know Whether You Should Get Veneers

August 23, 2019

There's one "Hollywood" white smile treatment that seems to breed a lot of curiosity: porcelain veneers. Here are a few basic pointers to help determine whether veneers are right for you..

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Preventing Tooth Decay: To Rinse or Not?

August 30, 2019

By the time we're adults, most of us probably think we've got brushing our teeth. However, there is one part of the process that many people get wrong,

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Top 5 Don’ts for Denture Care

August 16, 2019

Caring for your dentures is very different from caring for your natural teeth. It's important to know what not to do so your dentures stay looking good,

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Difference Between Dental Bridges & Partial Dentures

August 09, 2019

Having gaps in your smile can affect your bite, your speech and your appearance. If you are missing teeth, both bridges and partial dentures are common options for replacing teeth.

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3 Ways to Prevent Wear on Your Teeth

August 02, 2019

You can have a great dental hygiene routine and never miss a dental checkup and still be putting your teeth at risk for wear. Worn teeth are weaker and less able to resist the problems that cause toothaches.

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What Happens to Adults With Wisdom Teeth

July 25, 2019

Most of us associate wisdom teeth with adolescence because that's when they first show up. Wisdom teeth are an extra set of molars that come in between ages 17 and 25.

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Dentists Can Help Identify & Treat TMJ Symptoms

July 18, 2019

TMJ pain is more than a pain in the neck, it can be a pain in the neck, head and face!.

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Your Guide to Oral Hygiene With Braces

July 10, 2019

In order to make sure you get the best possible result from your braces treatment, you'll need to be especially dedicated to your oral hygiene routine..

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Smoothie Recipe Helps Reduce Inflammation

July 10, 2019

Almost time for your next dental cleaning or checkup? Add this anti-inflammatory, green smoothie to your diet.

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Get a Camera-Ready Smile with Teeth Whitening in Lake Forest, CA

April 02, 2019

A lot of people dream of having a picture -perfect smile. But is it attainable despite certain teeth imperfections? The answer is yes!

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Why Should we Opt for Teeth Whitening in Lake Forest CA?

March 15, 2019

It is a true statement that a genuine smile reflects the happiness in our lives! We all wish to achieve that perfect smile

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Hassle-free Cleaning Tips For Braces

February 10, 2019

It is a true statement that a genuine smile reflects the happiness in our lives! We all wish to achieve that perfect smile

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Toothache Remedies

February 03, 2019

Ideally, if you have a toothache, you'd be sitting in our dental chair right away. But the reality is that toothaches don't always strike at a convenient time

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New Years Message from Dr. Afzali to the Community

jan 11, 2019

It is a tradition at Lifetime Dental to celebrate the holidays and New Year. As part that celebration, I wanted to share a message of hope, cooperation and contribution to our community as thanks for their support to us

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