Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season

Why You Should Visit Your Dentist This Winter Season General Dentistry Walnut Creek Whatever your December festivities look like, Walnut Creek dentist Dr. Lee wants to make sure you keep your oral health a priority even during all the holiday hustle and bustle. This time of year is actually an ideal time to schedule one…

Headaches & Your Oral Health

Headaches & Your Oral Health Walnut Creek Dentistry We all know the feeling – sharp or dull, nagging, throbbing – of a painful headache. While we all get them, we don’t always know why or what is causing it. Your headaches may be caused by a number of different conditions related to your oral health,…

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween

Dental Emergencies and How To Avoid Them This Halloween Emergency Dentistry Walnut Creek   We have some great tips – and tricks – to help ensure your Halloween festivities don’t end with a dental emergency. Some common dental emergencies are easy to avoid with preventative techniques or quickly resolved with the gentle and swift care…

September: National Gum Care Month!

September: National Gum Care Month! General Dentistry Walnut Creek   In honor of National Gum Care Month Walnut Creek dentist Dr. Lee wants to encourage the health of all their patients with some educational information about oral care and gum disease. Gum disease – or periodontal disease – is a long-term infection in your gums…

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ

Cosmetic Dental Bonding FAQ Cosmetic Dentistry Walnut Creek If you’re self-conscious about your teeth, and are nervous about extensive dental procedures, cosmetic tooth bonding may be the perfect solution to get you the attractive, well-balanced smile you’ve always wanted. Repairing chipped teeth, small cracks, uneven spacing, and other cosmetic dental problems can be simple and…

Invisalign Travel Trips

Invisalign Travel Trips Invisalign Walnut Creek Toothbrush ✓ Travel Pillow ✓ Sunblock ✓ Invisalign Aligners ✓ Walnut Creek dentist Dr. Lee is here to remind you of some simple steps to keep your Invisalign treatment plan on track during your next big trip. Don’t let a vacation sidetrack your progress; traveling with Invisalign can be…

TMJ FAQ

TMJ FAQ TMJ / TMD  Walnut Creek Springtime means we get to enjoy longer days, blooming flowers, and sunshine! But Walnut Creek TMJ specialist Dr. Lee knows for some it could also mean a TMJ flare up. TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, and flare ups can be painful and debilitating, causing headaches, dizziness, buzzing in…

Springtime and Your Sleep Apnea

Springtime and Your Sleep Apnea Sleep Apnea Walnut Creek Spring has sprung and this time of year can bring some additional factors that can make getting a restful night’s sleep even more of a challenge if you have sleep apnea. The good news is Walnut Creek sleep apnea specialist Dr. Lee wants to help you…

The Evolution of Dental Implants

The Evolution of Dental Implants Implant Dentistry Walnut Creek Evidence suggests that for thousands of years people have been replacing teeth they have lost due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits. Some archeologists report finding evidence of dental implants carved out of stones and seashells embedded in the jaws of remains dating back…

Dental Implants: A New Year’s Resolution That Will Last For Years!

Dental Implants: A New Year’s Resolution That Will Last For Years! Dental Implants Walnut Creek Let’s talk about Dental Implants. Missing teeth, due to accidents, aging or underdeveloped oral hygiene habits can cause a sense of insecurity, inhibit you from enjoying certain foods or activities as well as lead to further oral health issues. Deciding…