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be thankful for your dentist
Be Thankful for your Dentist

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA The holiday season is almost here. For many of us, this is a fun but hectic time of year, but did you know that the holidays also pose a threat to your oral health? Between the plethora of sugary treats that are available at seemingly every holiday function and…

dental implants worth the cost
Are Dental Implants Worth the Cost

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA While losing a tooth is an unwelcome experience, you will have options to replace it. A dental implant in San Francisco may be a choice offered to you. It is a permanent and expensive option, although there are other less permanent and expensive options that do not begin to…

too much halloween candy
Too much Halloween candy-Buy it back!

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Is your house overwhelmed by candy at the end of each Halloween? This probably does not sound like a problem to your children—or to adults with a sweet tooth—but excess Halloween candy actually can pose a serious threat to dental health. There is a way to enjoy all the…

Change your looks with Porcelain Veneers

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Porcelain veneers fit directly over your teeth in a similar way as enhancement fingernails. With veneers, the perfect shade, and shape can be chosen. However, unlike fingernails, veneers can help correct problems with your teeth like cracks, chips, and uneven teeth. Although they are cosmetic solutions, porcelain veneers, though…

sleep apnea myths busted
Three Sleep Apnea Myths Busted

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Sleep apnea in San Francisco can be a serious detriment to your health. There are millions of people in the United States that suffer from this sleep breathing disorder, yet many are totally unaware that they have it. However, there certainly are some myths about sleep apnea that just…

just say no to extractions
Just say no to Orthodontic Extractions

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Many orthodontists recommend removing existing teeth before beginning orthodontic treatment to allow room to straighten teeth. While this is rather common in the field of orthodontics, these pre-procedure extractions are not always the wisest course of action. In fact, your San Francisco orthodontists at Glen Park Dental believes that,…

gaining weight stuffy nose could be to blame
Gaining Weight_ Your Stuffy Nose could be to Blame

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA The majority of American adults are considered to be overweight or obese. Eating a healthy diet and exercising remains key to any regimen of weight loss, but did you know that your weight also could be impacted by the way you breathe? Specifically, breathing through the mouth on a…

Nip Bad Breath in the Bud

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA It’s one of those things most people do not want to talk about, even with their dentist. Bad breath is certainly embarrassing, yet it happens to just about all of us at some point. While sometimes, certain foods you eat such as that garlic bread with lunch, or those…

improve your looks with cosmetic dentistry
Improve your Looks with Cosmetic Dentistry

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA If you feel good about the way your smile looks, then the odds are good that you feel more confident and have higher self-esteem. Luckily, a beautiful smile is more attainable than ever through the magic of cosmetic dentistry. Cosmetic dentistry is a specialization of the dental field that…

Sleep Better by Taping your Mouth Shut

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA When it comes to the health of your family, you pay attention to what they eat and try to make sure they get enough rest but have you paid attention to the way your loved ones breathe? Believe it or not, there is a right way and a wrong…