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Why is it Important to Replace Missing Teeth?

Why is it Important to Replace Missing Teeth?

Why is it Important to Replace Missing Teeth? There is a difference between natural tooth loss during childhood and adult tooth loss. Childhood tooth loss, unless tooth is lost to an injury, is a natural process when the body is growing new teeth. Dr. Perry Patel, the...
Your Pismo Beach Dentist and Your Health

Your Pismo Beach Dentist and Your Health

Your Pismo Beach Dentist and Your Health It’s more than just nagging when the dentist says, “Brush and floss daily. Get your teeth cleaned. Get a good dental exam.” Dr. Perry Patel, the family dentist in Avila Beach, reports that a dentist’s primary concern during a...
Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth?

Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth?

Why Do We Have Wisdom Teeth? Extracting wisdom teeth, those pesky molars that cause pain and swollen jaws, is a very common dental procedure that prompts patients to ask “Why we do have wisdom teeth if they wind up being pulled?” Nipomo dentist, Dr. Perry Patel...
Thumb Sucking and Your Child’s Teeth

Thumb Sucking and Your Child’s Teeth

Thumb Sucking and Your Child’s Teeth –Thumb sucking is natural for infants and toddlers and is not something parents should worry too much about up to 4 years of age, but past that the habit can contribute to dental problems. Grover Beach dentist, Dr. Perry...
The Story of Our Teeth

The Story of Our Teeth

The Story of Our Teeth –“We sometimes take out teeth for granted,” said Arroyo Grande dentist Dr. Perry Patel. “Other than daily brushing and flossing, and regular checkups we seldom think about our teeth unless it’s baby’s first tooth, that first visit from the tooth...