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Operation Candy for Gratitude 2016

October 30, 2016

Americans consume about 25 pounds of candy annually. That’s A LOT of candy, wouldn’t you agree? Want to limit your Halloween candy intake AND be awesome? Starting Tuesday, November 1st through Friday, November 4th, for every (gallon) bag of candy that you bring into our office, we’ll credit your account in our office with a $10 credit ($100 […]

To Polish or Not To Polish

December 8, 2015

The New York Times ran an interesting, albeit short, article about polishing teeth. We’ve heard the question before, and it seems that there is some confusion with respect to polishing teeth. The primary misconception relates to some concern that good enamel will be eroded with the polishing. The short answer is that, yes, you should […]

South San Francisco Dental Office

November 5, 2015

We are pleased to announce the newest addition to our family: our South San Francisco dental office! It’s been some time since our last post, but our staff and doctors have been hard at work…treating our lovely patients, as well as growing! Over the summer, we acquired an office just south of our downtown San […]

Cost of Cigarettes? Your Teeth.

February 4, 2014

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a new warning to teenagers: Want to smoke? It could cost you your teeth. When it comes to convincing teenagers not to smoke, you gotta think short-term, says the Food and Drug Administration. And the FDA is putting $115 million into spreading that message through a large media […]

The Dental Diet – Say What?

December 22, 2013

You may not like it, but, nowadays, even your teeth are jumping on the “eat healthy” bandwagon. There are two schools of thought when it comes to the dental diet – what foods are good for your teeth and what actually contributes to their ultimate demise. We hate to say that scary word but cavities […]

Home for the Holidays – 3 Foods to Avoid to Keep Your Teeth Bright and Healthy

November 28, 2013

The holiday season is here, and you’re probably heading to parties, family gatherings and other celebrations that boast tables of tasty holiday dishes and libations. While you’re probably looking for ways to avoid holiday weight gain, it’s also important to keep your oral health in mind as you head to all the best parties. Although […]