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Which would you choose: A Perfect Body or a Perfect Smile?

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA If you got to choose between either a perfect body or a perfect smile, which would it be? Research conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) states that consumers are more likely to spend money on improving their smile than their waistline. Here’s why this makes sense…

Ring in the New Year with a confident Smile

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA It’s almost that time again when we ring in the New Year.Can you believe it’s almost 2019? Maybe you promised yourself a new smile along time ago but never got around to taking that first step to getting started. Don’t delay any longer! Now is the perfect time to…

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How to Deal with a Dental Emergency over the Holidays

San Francisco, Marin, and Oakland, CA Most of us love the holidays! Time off from work, togetherness with friends and family, plus, who could resist all the delicious food! But, what do you do when you suddenly have a toothache or broken tooth, and it’s the holidays? While most dental offices are closed on major…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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,…

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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…