How Tooth Brushing Prevents Gum Disease

Los Angeles Teeth Bleaching

Why should you brush your teeth at least twice a day? At Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City, we’re using this space to discuss why it is so important. The first, and most obvious benefit, is that brushing and flossing prevents tooth decay. It removes the food debris from teeth and clears away plaque, that…

Five Facts About Enamel Erosion

enamel erosion treatment Los Angeles

This post from Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City is about your tooth enamel, and how you can best protect it. Our teeth work hard and are constantly under assault. It’s no wonder that nature encases them with an armor of enamel—the hardest substance in the body. Sadly, enamel erosion is extremely common, though…

Six 10-Second Healthy Tooth Helps

Hollywood cosmetic dental and tooth implants

It doesn’t have to take a lot of time to improve your oral hygiene. In fact, you can form a new, good habit in as little as ten seconds, with these suggestions from Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City. Find a better place for your toothbrush. Look around. In 10 seconds you can probably…

Overcoming Anxiety

Los Angeles sleep dentistry

For millions of people, the mere thought of going to the dentist sends their anxiety level through the roof. This emotion can range from anxiety to outright phobia, and can be so intense that some people avoid the dentist entirely. At Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City, we can help with sedation dentistry. To…

A Dentist’s Indispensable Tool: The X-ray

Hollywood cosmetic dental and tooth implants

At Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City, providing first rate dental care is much easier when we have complete information about our patients’ dental health. Pictures are more accurate than written notes. Since they show what’s going on below the surface, they’re worth even more than a thousand words. Along with a thorough visual…

9 Tips For Preventing Gum Disease

prevent gum disease Los Angeles

Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the United States. But it is a preventable disease, and also treatable, at Dr. Bill Dorfman DDS in Century City. Here are some simple ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Brush your teeth for two to three minutes, at least twice a day,…