October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are fighting cancer or dental problems,... Read more »

Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Tips for Treating Gum Disease

You’re not out for the count if you end up with gum disease. There are several different options to help you fight this problem, and in most cases, you’ll end up successfully beating gum disease. But to do so, you have to know what tools you have at your disposal to fight it. This is… Read more »

Got Aligners? Here Are Your Oral Hygiene Rules

Orthodontic aligners are great appliances that can shift and move your teeth to their proper positions. Although they can help in many ways, it’s still important to care for them as well as your smile. Keeping the teeth, gums and aligners in tip-top shape can help you have a more successful orthodontic treatment. Our dentist,… Read more »

A Dental Implant Can Improve Your Oral Health

Dental implants are a lasting option to restore your smile. In fact, they can grow to be strong and durable enough to last an entire lifetime. That is why Dr. Richard Goble here in Fallbrook, California, is proud to talk to you about dental implants and how they can restore your smile. Dental implants are… Read more »

Tips for Reducing Your Chances of a Cavity

If you want to keep tooth decay at bay, then you make your dentist, Dr. , proud! Tooth decay is a dangerous dental problem that should be avoided as much as possible. Today, our dental team is happy to tell you all about how to reduce your chances of falling victim to cavities. There are… Read more »

What Foods Can Actually Help Your Smile?

Did you know that what you eat actually plays a major role in the appearance and health of your teeth? Just like sugary and acidic foods can increase your risk of tooth decay and gum disease, there are also foods that help to improve your dental health. We will gladly inform you of which foods… Read more »

Xerostomia: Another Name For Chronic Dry Mouth

If you’re experiencing chronic dry mouth, you’re not the only one. Somewhere around 25% of people have this issue. You may also rightly question what this might be doing to your dental health. Here are the things that you should know. Dry mouth is a more serious condition than many people realize. The constant feeling… Read more »