How to Have a Healthy Spring Smile

If you want a top-notch smile this spring, then our dentist, Dr. Janelle Bacino, is happy to help you reach those goals. Today, she would be happy to tell you all about how you can have the spring smile you deserve. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to... Read more »

A Case of Minor Tooth Decay Might Be Treated With a Dental Filling

The persistent presence of oral plaque acids caused by poor oral hygiene can have a gradually worsening impact on the strength of your tooth enamel. As the chronic acidic environment continues to erode the mineral density of your teeth you will be at increased risk of suffering from a cavity.... Read more »

Various Issues Associated With Dentures

Are you aware of all the benefits that dentures can provide? Dentures are commonly thought of as instruments to replace entire rows of teeth, but the truth is they can be used for as little as a single tooth as well. If for any reason you have to replace your... Read more »

Dealing with Dental Anxiety

Are you suffering from dental anxiety? Dental anxiety may make you avoid or put off your dental appointments. Many individuals are stricken experience fear when they think about someone working on their mouth. We often have our own “safe zones” body, and when someone gets too close, we may experience... Read more »

Fix Your Smile With Dental Veneers

Today’s advanced cosmetic dentistry techniques make it easy to get your dream smile at any age! If you have stained, chipped or cracked teeth, consider getting dental veneers! Used by those who want to make a great impression, veneers are a great option to consider for your smile. Veneers are... Read more »

Treating a Molar Cavity with an Amalgam Dental Filling

The eight molars in the rear of your mouth play an important role in your basic oral function. These large teeth do a lot of the grinding and chewing to break down food before your swallow.   The tooth enamel layer on your molars can sometimes have tight contours. This... Read more »

How a Dental Bridge Can Help

Losing a tooth can make simple things like speaking and chewing more difficult. A lost tooth can also allow the remaining teeth from drifting out of place. Because of these and other reasons, if you have lost a tooth, Dr. Janelle Bacino may recommend a dental bridge in Pacific Beach,... Read more »

The Benefits of Dental Crowns

If your dentist, Dr. Janelle Bacino, recommended restoring a tooth with a dental crown, would you like to know why? If so, our dental team is more than happy to help you. A dental crown is a strong restoration that is a tooth-shaped cap. It can replace your tooth enamel... Read more »

Types of Toothpaste to Choose From

Your toothpaste tube is empty. It’s time to restock on toothpaste. However, you’re unsure how to choose the best toothpaste. Our dentist and team are happy to give you some tips about the different types of toothpastes available and some general things to look for. Overall, we encourage you to... Read more »

Treatment: Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is the most underestimated serious oral condition. Complications of dry mouth include a hard time swallowing, breathing and talking, so you should take it very seriously. We care about your oral health, so we amassed this post about dry mouth and some things you should be familiar with... Read more »