Does your heart start pounding at the slightest thought of having a cavity filled? Do you get sweaty palms when you pass a dental practice? Many men and women who have improved their smile with cosmetic dentistry or underwent extensive restoration procedures chose to use sedation. Though the terms ‘sleep dentistry’ and ‘oral conscious sedation’ […]
How to Whiten Your Teeth Safely
White teeth make anyone look younger, happier, and more attractive. And it seems like there are more teeth whitening choices than ever before. Whitening Toothpaste The least costly product you’ll find in Fresno is a whitening toothpaste. It helps remove surface stains while gently polishing and providing mild stain removal. Because it doesn’t contain bleach, […]
The 4 Stages of Gum Disease
You may be wondering why occasionally your gums are red and swollen, or your breath is bad. Maybe you’re just concerned about improving your dental health and want to be more aware for your next appointment. Learn about the four stages of gum disease you may be overlooking when thinking of your comprehensive oral health […]
Tooth Whitening And Your Dentist
Tooth whitening has become one of the most popular dental procedures in CA – California. It seems that everyone is whitening their teeth to help their smiles look younger and brighter. Many people are turning to over-the-counter solutions to beautify their teeth, however, there can be downsides to this approach. Here is some basic advice […]
Help Me, I’m Afraid Of The Dentist!
If you are afraid of your dentist, you are not alone. At Mirelez Wellness Dental, we encounter many nervous dental patients. How do we calm their fears, provide a comfortable dental environment, and earn lifelong patients? 1) We carefully explain the findings of the initial dental examination and thoroughly outline any recommended treatment. The consultation […]
The Advantages of Implant-Retained Dentures
Are you trading your traditional dentures for implant-stabilized dentures? Implant-retained or implant-stabilized dentures both provide various merits over traditional dentures. Secure in the mouth—no slipping Offers up to 100% natural chewing function Upper denture doesn’t cover as much of the palate This helps wearers taste food more easily. (Hooray!) More comfortable When dentures are fixed […]
Teen Teeth: Adolescent Oral Health
If you are a teenager or the parent of a teenager, today’s Mirelez Wellness Dental post is for you. Today’s post discusses dental issues of special concern to adolescents. Dental risks for Fresno teens include both developmental and lifestyle-related factors. At Mirelez Wellness Dental, we see tooth decay and gum disease far too often in […]
An Ugly Duckling In Your Mouth?
Do you have a damaged tooth that causes you embarrassment? Even if all of your other teeth are nicely shaped and pearly white, guess what other people notice? Yep, the ugly duckling. You have probably experienced that yourself when you have looked at a smile that contains one discolored tooth. No matter how hard you […]
The Ultimate Anti-Aging Treatment
Wishing for a whiter smile but not sure how to get it? New to tooth whitening lingo? At Mirelez Wellness Dental, we educate patients on the variety of teeth whitening services; from whitening trays to teeth bleaching to opalescence whitening. We do smile whitening every day. Toothpaste Can’t Erase All Stains Almost every toothpaste claims […]
Are Your Eating Habits Sabotaging Your Oral Health?
Most Fresno residents know that frequently eating foods high in sugar can cause cavities. Therefore, it’s important to limit candy, soda, cookies, etc. Also, remember that frequency is as dangerous as the amount of sugar. Research has found that a higher frequency in sugar consumption may lead to demineralization more than the amount of sugar […]