Can You Name 9 Dental Specialties?

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Most people probably know how a pediatric dentist differs from an orthodontist. But you may not know that the American Dental Association recognizes nine dental specialties. This post from Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno looks at disciplines within dentistry, and the years in which they were formally recognized by the ADA. Endodontics (1983): This area […]

Foaming At The Mouth: Are You Brushing Right?

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In this post from Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno, we explore some specifics about brushing your teeth. One key to getting the most out of your toothpaste is getting plenty of foam when brushing. Working up a good foam is brought about by pre-wetting the toothbrush, then brushing at a 45 degree angle. The foam […]

Why Your Child Needs Pediatric Dental Cleanings

In this post from Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno, we look at children’s dental cleanings. Does your child need a professional dental cleaning if you practice dental hygiene at home? Short answer? Yes. Both are important. They reinforce each other. They work in tandem to protect your son or daughter’s smile as they grow. We […]

Brush Up On Proper Brushing For Kids

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Parent should brush their children’s teeth until the child has enough manual dexterity to do a good job on their own. Our experience at Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno is that age six or seven is about right. When that day finally arrives, you want to be sure your youngster is, in fact, doing a […]

Less Is More At Mirelez Wellness Dental In Fresno

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There are valuable new developments in dentistry that makes visits to Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno better than ever: stronger, natural-looking materials, improved techniques, more effective diagnostic methods, and more precise instruments. Combine these with the experience and expertise of Dentist Art Mirelez and you’re left with less of what used to make people dread […]

Should You Pull a Loose Baby Tooth?

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Losing baby teeth is a rite of passge for children: tangible evidence of getting older, plus a little profit if the tooth fairy pays a visit. At Mirelez Wellness Dental in Fresno and Hanford, we have some thoughts on losing baby teeth. Sometimes things don’t go as expected. The loose tooth won’t come out, even […]