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 »

Tooth-Friendly Holiday Ideas

The holidays are in full swing, and soon it will be time for holiday gift-giving. At Bacino Dentistry, we have some festive, tooth-friendly ideas for you to keep in mind for the people you care about. Stocking Stuffers: Yes, it's traditional to fill stockings with sugary delights, but a healthier... Read more »

Oral Hygiene That Is Spooktacular

The holiday season often comes with lots of candy. With trick-or-treating approaching, it’s more important than ever to have “spooktacular” dental hygiene. Great oral hygiene can help protect the teeth from the acids the mouth produces from sugar. Dr. Janelle Bacino and our team are thrilled to teach you how... Read more »

Adjusting to Your New Dentures

You may have some questions or concerns about life with dentures. Dr. Janelle Bacino and our team are happy to speak with you about any questions or concerns that you may have. Continue reading for some useful information about new dentures. Adjusting to New Dentures At first, your dentures may... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Bacino Dentistry, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area... Read more »