Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home

Dentist Recommended Dental Tools for Your Home General Dentistry San Mateo Here’s what San Mateo dentist Dr. Phan recommends you use at home and why! Mouthwash and Toothpaste Antimicrobial mouthwashes are best at combating bad breath, and to fight plaque and gingivitis. For sensitive teeth toothpaste or mouthwash that contains potassium nitrate can help in…

The Evolution of Dental Implants

The Evolution of Dental Implants   Implant Dentistry San Mateo   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…

Super Bowl Snacks and Oral Health

Super Bowl Snacks and Oral Health General Dentistry San Mateo   A super bowl party is a time gather up your friends and family and watch the game, comment on the crazy commercials, and chow down while watching the halftime performance.   Whether you are hosting or attending a party to watch the big game,…

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 San Mateo   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.…

New Year, New Dental Goals

New Year, New Dental Goals General Dentistry San Mateo   The new year marks a new start, and is a great time to set resolutions! You would be surprised at all the benefits improving your oral health routine can have on your daily life and overall wellness. Here are some of San Mateo dentist Dr.…

Dental Tips for a Merry Holiday

Dental Tips for a Merry Holiday Dental Tips San Mateo   Happy happy holidays! How are you celebrating the season this year? Whatever your December festivities look like, Dr. Phan wants to ensure that you are informed and prepared to keep your oral wellness in top shape throughout all your celebrations. Here are some of…

Holiday Teeth Whitening

Holiday Teeth Whitening Teeth Whitening San Mateo   Dreaming of a white holiday? Why not start this November with professional teeth whitening at San Mateo Dental Arts? You might wonder the benefits of having your teeth professionally whitened, as opposed to purchasing an at-home whitening kit over the counter. Though there is a difference in…

Dental Consultations FAQ

Dental Consultations FAQ General Dentistry San Mateo   Dental consultations are one of the best ways you can understand the comprehensive care available to you at our San Mateo dental office. A consultation with Dr. Phan will allow for time to address any concerns or issues you might have, as well as allow for Dr.…

Root Canal Aftercare

Root Canal Aftercare Root Canal San Mateo   A root canal procedure repairs a tooth that has been infected or severely damaged, usually due to a deep crack or cavity. The procedure itself involved removing the affected area, cleaning the tooth, and refilling the space. Afterwards, it’s important to take care of the area with…

A Guide to Your Teeth!

A Guide to Your Teeth! General Dentistry San Mateo   Brush and floss daily, avoid staining food and drink, schedule regular appointments with your San Mateo dentist, but amid your extensive dental treatment plan, are you curious about what exactly is going on in there? You know you’ve got molars, maybe canine teeth, maybe you’ve…