Beverly Hills Complete Dentistry Blog
March 6, 2019
There are many systemic impacts of drinking too much soda, especially those containing phosphoric acid.
The most common is the resulting lower level of bone calcium from a condition called nutritional secondary hyperparathyroidism. Bottom line, thinning bones.
Non-sugared sodas – colas, root beers and citrus drinks – present acid which erodes tooth enamel, even if it doesn’t cause tooth decay.
Sugared drinks not only the erosive acid but present mouth bacteria and plaque with the particular “food” they need to grow and produce more mouth acid which results in cavities.(more…)
February 4, 2019
Many of our patients complain of sensitive teeth sometimes throughout the mouth, but mostly they complain of one or two teeth becoming sensitive. The type of sensitivity is almost always of the cold and sweet variety. This pain can be minimal or quite painful yet dentists are not sure why this is the case.
We do know that tooth enamel contains no nerve endings and acts as a covering for the dentin, the second layer of the tooth. Roots have no enamel and thus any part of a tooth root which is exposed to the oral cavity has no enamel to protect nerve endings from being exposed to irritants such as sweets and cold liquids.(more…)
January 28, 2019
Did you know that more Americans die from an accidental opioid overdose than from car accidents? It’s true. According to the National Safety Council, since 2017 one had a higher risk of death from opioids than from a car crash.
It’s true. According to the National Safety Council, since 2017 one had a higher risk of death from opioids than from a car crash.
Opioid overdose deaths also surpassed motor vehicle crashes as the second most likely cause of unintentional and preventable death, following suicides. However, the rise in rank of overdoses wasn’t attributable to a decrease in motor vehicles deaths. In fact, deaths from motor vehicle crashes also have trended upward in recent years.(more…)
January 9, 2019
Dentists are majorly concerned with dental care and treatment. With specialized dentists, however, there are many more cosmetic and treatment procedures that are available for any of your dental needs.
With new discoveries in cosmetic dentistry, more and more people are opting for a dentist Beverly Hills to get these procedures done to improve general appearance. However, general dentists are also of great help when it comes to dental health and wellbeing.
Some dental procedures are suitable for both dental cosmetics and dental treatment. Dr. Strom and Dr. Klein are one of the best dental offices in the city. They provide cosmetic dentistry and also various general dentistry procedures that are aimed at improving oral health and appearance.
Common general dentistry procedures
A large number of general dentistry procedures are meant for treatment purposes. However, these procedures can also provide a better look and appearance.(more…)
January 3, 2019
Cosmetic dentists are a kind of specialized dentists who offer reconstructive surgery aimed at improving the aesthetics of the face, teeth, and jaw. Although cosmetic dentists Beverley Hills also perform dental treatment, they are majorly concerned with cosmetics and improving the general appearance of the face.
A cosmetic dentist can repair the face or mouth tissue caused by injury or due to developmental cases like cleft lip and palate. For some of the best cosmetic services in the city, you can visit Strom And Associates to get to know which cosmetic procedure would suit you best. Cosmetic dentists can offer dental help with matters concerning yellowed or decayed teeth that portray a poor appearance.(more…)
December 26, 2018
A large percentage of the population does not find it necessary to visit the dentist on a regular interval. This is mainly because people do not consider dental health with much urgency as compared to general health. Contrary to the fact, dental health is an integral part of the day to day living and can affect how we carry out our activities. A good example is a toothache which prevents you from concentrating due to the constant pain experienced.
Visiting a dentist is essential in improving your oral health which in turn improves general health and well being. Every Dentist in Beverly Hills provides general dentistry services. However, you should consider visiting a dentist who can easily cater to your dental needs. Strom, Klein & Harkavy dental office is one of the best dental offices in the city providing top-notch services and various teeth preservation procedures.(more…)
December 18, 2018
Dental veneers are custom-made shells that are thin like wafers and resemble the original color of teeth. The Dental veneers Beverly Hills are used to alter the appearance of the teeth. They are attached to the front surface of the teeth with the intention of enhancing the smile and appearance of the teeth. When they are attached the dental veneers can alter the size, length, color, and shape of the original teeth.
Several materials can be used to make dental veneers such as resin composite and porcelain. The most preferred type of dental veneers are the porcelain veneers since they are resistant to staining and can reflect light just like natural teeth.
The type of dental veneers selected at the storm and Associates will depend on what you and your dentist decide on after carefully analyzing the pros and cons of each type based on your dental condition.(more…)
December 11, 2018
Cosmetic dentistry has grown very popular over the years with more dental patients opting for a cosmetic dentist Beverly Hills. Cosmetic dentistry involves various enhancement procedures that are aimed at improving general appearance and the health of the teeth. While cosmetic dentists are usually concerned with the patient’s aesthetics, they can also perform cosmetic procedures that also serve as treatment procedures.
If you are interested in dental cosmetic procedures, you can contact Strom, Klein & Harkavy Dental Associates office located within Beverly Hills. They have professional cosmetic dentists who offer a wide array of dental cosmetic services.(more…)
December 5, 2018
Most people today are visiting a dentist more often than they do a doctor. Oral hygiene is an essential aspect of general health which if neglected can negatively affect you. Most individuals opt for having a personal dentist to take regular check-ups and maintain their dental health. When it comes to dental diseases and infections, it is always best to see the dentist as early as possible to avoid any further complications.
In some cases, a tooth infection can grow into a gum infection and eventually require dental surgery to treat. To avoid such incidences, it is always best to see a dentist regularly to check on your general dental health. When considering seeing a Beverly Hills dentist, you can consult Dr. Strom and Dr. Klein. They provide excellent dental care and teeth preservation services.(more…)
November 28, 2018
Majority of individuals who experience snoring do not take it seriously and consider it something to be embarrassed about. When the snoring at night is accompanied by extreme fatigue during the day it might be an indication that one is suffering from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder whereby the breathing stops momentarily for a few seconds then starts again when an individual is still sleeping. This sleep disorder is not healthy, and individuals who suffer from extreme snoring should visit a doctor for diagnosis since it is not all cases of snoring that are due to sleep apnea Beverly Hills. There is no need to panic if you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea as there are many self-help remedies and alternative treatment at the Storm and Associates that an individual can use to help them eliminate the fatigue during the day and sleep better at night. Learning the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea is the first step towards eradicating the embarrassing sleep disorder. Making an appointment to consult a doctor and get a thorough diagnosis is the second step.(more…)