Why DIY Plaque Scraping is Dangerous

Plaque scrapers, an instrument used in dental procedures to remove plaque from teeth are available in many stores. Unfortunately, the misuse of plaque scrapers and other instruments like it can cause severe damage to tooth enamel and gums. Removing plaque is important but doing so with a sharp plaque scraper... Read more »

False Teeth through History

When you think of historic false teeth, if you ever do, you probably think of George Washington and his famous dentures. But the truth is false teeth had been around for many years before George became famous. The first known dentures date back to about 700 BC, and were made... Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Teeth Whiteners

Are you aware of the risks associated with teeth whitening treatment systems? Do you know which products may not be safe for use? Due to the vast explosion of society's desire for whiter teeth, various pretenders have popped up amongst over-the-counter products. Not all products focus on enhancing your smile,... Read more »

Preventing Oral Injury

If you wish to preserve your smile for a long time, you will need to prevent oral injury if possible. Unfortunately, smile damage occurs quite often, especially among babies who are mastering the ability to walk, kids who play roughly, and athletes involved in high-contact sports. We encourage you to... Read more »

Keeping Your Braces Clean

Once your braces are on, you may have trouble seeing your teeth through all of the metal in your mouth. But rest assured they are still there. Having braces does not mean that you can back off on your brushing and flossing. In fact, dental hygiene will be even more... Read more »

Ways You Can Prevent Enamel Erosion

If you want to prevent enamel erosion on your smile, then our dentist, Dr. Asal Shirazi, is more than happy to help by giving you the information you need. Enamel erosion can harm your smile and have a negative effect on your oral health. Enamel erosion means that your tooth... Read more »

What is it Like to Have Dental Veneers?

Flashing a smile can be embarrassing if you have stained, chipped or widely spaced teeth that make you self-conscious. The good news is that our team at Fullerton Dental Care offers porcelain dental veneers to help you achieve your dream smile. We would be happy to tell you more about... Read more »

Discover Your Smile with Oral Emergency Planning

To enhance your smile and give it the best chance for oral health care success, it is important to understand oral emergencies, and what they can do to your teeth in gums. In addition, having prevention plans in place can also be effective, as well as treatment plans should an... Read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Gum Disease Symptom Detection

Have you ever inspected your smile for signs of gum disease? Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is a common but serious oral health condition in which your gum tissues become infected. In order to protect your smile from oral health risks associated with gum disease, always look for... Read more »

Dental Sealants Stop Cavities

Have you heard about dental sealants? We assembled this post for you to help you learn about oral sealants and what they can do for you. If you would like to receive dental sealants after reading this post, please give us a call at 714-870-2000 to set up your next... Read more »