Good Posture for Teeth and Gums

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Good posture is essential for overall health, but can also play a role in your oral health, and if you experience lower jaw pain or have a constant headache, it could have something to do with your posture. TMD According to America’s Dentist, Dr. Bill Dorfman, poor posture could be to blame for TMD. Your…

Five Steps for Healthy Teeth

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Healthy teeth will make you look and feel younger and can boost your self-esteem. According to Dr. Bill Dorfman, author of the New York Times Best Seller, Million Dollar Smile, and frequent guest on several national television shows, 96 percent of people surveyed believe a smile makes everyone more appealing. However, good dental health is…

Tobacco Use Can Affect your Smile

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Tobacco use can have a dramatic affect on your teeth and gums, and if you are chewing or smoking tobacco, even if it is just the occasional cigar, your teeth and gums could pay the price. According to Dr. Bill Dorfman, America’s Dentist and author of the New York Times Best Seller, Million Dollar Smile,…

Plaque and Tartar Should Always Be a Concern

Categories: Dental Health
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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…

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…

Periodontal Disease and Tooth Loss

Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease is the number one cause of tooth loss, and if you have red, sore, or bleeding gums, schedule an appointment with popular Century City Dentist, Dr. Bill Dorfman who can determine the severity of your gum disease. Gum disease affects your gum tissue and is an inflammation that could cause problems for your…

Is Your Smile Holding You Back?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Have you ever had to take an unexpected trip to the grocery store looking completely disheveled in a rush to buy an emergency item – say cough medicine for a sick spouse or a must-have poster board for your child’s school assignment? On such an occasion you will inevitably bump into someone you know. How…