Hiccups In Your Dental Routine

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The most common times people stop to brush their teeth are morning and night – either before or after breakfast, after dinner, or at bedtime. Common concerns that come with this routine involve hiccups in the schedule, from family life, shift work or exhaustion. Sometimes the after dinner schedule isn’t super cut and dried. Many…

Avoid Sports Injuries: Protect Those Teeth!

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It is estimated that over 5 million teeth are knocked out yearly and a significant portion of these dental traumas occur on the playing field or court. Each dislodged tooth requires several trips to the dentist and hundreds of dollars in restoration expenses. Not to mention pain! I’m Dr. Bill Dorfman of Century City Aesthetic…

Plaque and Tartar Should Always Be a Concern

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Plaque and tartar are serious, and if you have a buildup of hard mineral deposits on your teeth, you could be asking for problems. What is Plaque? Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that grows in your mouth. Good oral hygiene habits such as brushing twice and flossing once each day along with a…

Is Mouthwash A Must?

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If you’ve ever walked the aisles of any Los Angeles, California drugstore, you know that there are many different types of mouthwash. Some tout their germ-killing abilities, others emphasize their fluoride content, and some claim to whiten teeth while freshening the breath. These are all great benefits, but will they make or break your dental…

Soda Spells Double Trouble For Los Angeles

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Soft drinks, soda, pop. No matter what you call it, it seems that these days it’s the dietary villain of choice. Today in the Century City Aesthetic Dentistry dental blog, we are going to give you yet another important reason to avoid this ubiquitous drink. For dental health, soda deals a double punch of damage…

Oral Health can affect your Overall Health

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Your oral health can give clues to your dentist and your doctor when it comes to your overall health. Problems that occur in your mouth really can affect your entire body. The Connection Your mouth is loaded with bacteria, and while most of that bacterium is harmless defending your body against the bad staff, poor…

Toothbrush Wars In Beverly Hills

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Toothbrush Wars in Beverly Hills

It may surprise you to know that some Beverly Hills people have very strong opinions about which type of toothbrush is the best: manual or electric. Is there really one that is clearly better? Most Los Angeles cosmetic dentists will tell you that all toothbrushes, when used correctly, are effective in removing plaque and that choosing which kind you like is really up to you.

3 Point Checklist Before Your Dental Consultation

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Looking for a dentist in Los Angeles because you’re losing the battle with plaque build-up, chipped teeth, tooth pain, stains, or dental caries? I’m Dr. Bill Dorfman with Century City Aesthetic Dentistry. Today’s post offers 3 steps to take before you arrive at our office for a consultation. The state of your mouth is critical…

Trust Dr. Dorfman For Accurate Dental Info

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Dental patients are more informed than ever before and it’s not surprising that much of their knowledge about oral health and dental treatment is gleaned from online sources. Proactive self-education can be beneficial for you and your family, especially if it aids in living a healthy lifestyle. We caution our friends and neighbors in the…

Danger Zone! 5 Signs Of Gum Disease For Century City

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Here is some essential news for Beverly Hills residents: periodontal disease, or gum disease, is a major cause of tooth loss among adults. Fortunately, this problem is easy to treat if it is caught in the early stages. So, what warning signs should people be looking for? 1. Gums that bleed very easily 2. Gums…