Better Oral Health, Better Immune System

Better Oral Health, Better Immune System Walnut Creek Dentist Dr. Julia Lee •  Walnut Creek, CA During these times of worry regarding COVID-19, it is important to do everything you can to boost your immune system. Taking better care of your mouth will give you a better immune system. Enjoying a proper diet with essential…

CLEAN TEETH BOOSTS YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

CLEAN TEETH BOOSTS YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM Walnut Creek Dentist Dr. Julia Lee As we are finding out, respiratory infections are flourishing this time of the year including the dreaded COVID-19. The standard advice for the prevention of these sicknesses is to wash your hands and keep your immune system healthy by eating properly and exercising…

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety

5 Tips for Calming Your Dental Anxiety Dr. Julia Lee • Walnut Creek, California Missing dental appointments due to phobias not only can prolong your dental discomfort, but it can also add to your anxiety because you may feel guilty for missing dental offices. Here are some tips and tricks that will help you relax…

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year!

Break Bad Dental Habits This Year! Julia Lee DDS, Walnut Creek, CA Chewing Your Nails This nervous habit can chip teeth and impact your jaw. Placing your jaw in a protruding position for long periods of time can place pressure on it, which is associated with jaw dysfunction. Solution: Stress reduction and holding something to…

Dental Myths Debunked!

Dental Myths Debunked! Walnut Creek Dentist Julia Lee “It doesn’t matter what time of day I brush.” Brushing at certain times of the day does have an impact on your oral health. Brushing your teeth at night prevents food particles from sitting on our teeth which contributes to tooth decay over time. Brushing teeth in…

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…