Blog Archive

Adjusting to Life with Dentures Nov 1st, 2019

When you’re considering dentures as a way to restore your smile and your self-confidence, you’re also entering a world you probably know little about — the world of dental prosthetics. Today’s dentures are not like your grandparents’ false teeth. Thanks to modern materials and procedures, today’s dentures look and function...

Why You Should Never Ignore a Missing Tooth Oct 1st, 2019

Have you ever lost a permanent tooth from trauma, decay, or another cause? The average adult has lost about eight permanent teeth to disease or trauma, so tooth loss in adulthood is extremely common. Unfortunately, adult teeth that fall out never grow back on their own, and the impact of...

How to Extend the Results of Teeth Whitening Sep 1st, 2019

Teeth whitening can go a long way toward giving you the brighter, whiter smile you desire. For many people, the benefits of professional teeth whitening last for around three years. Your daily lifestyle habits can impact this in positive and not-so-positive ways. To learn more or get started with teeth...

How to Take Care of Your New Dental Crowns Aug 1st, 2019

The dentists at Bahia Dental Group in Pittsburg, California, want their patients to have beautiful smiles and great oral health. That’s why they use dental crowns to restore teeth that are damaged, broken, discolored, and decayed. If you have dental crowns or are thinking about getting them, read on to...

Essential Tips to Help You Recover from a Tooth Extraction Jul 1st, 2019

Tooth extraction, or tooth removal, ranks as a relatively routine oral surgery procedure. While most people don’t experience complications, some problems can interfere with proper healing and new tissue growth. You can reduce your risk of developing these issues if you follow the guidelines proven to support a healthy recovery....

Can I Still Get Dental Implants If I Have Jawbone Recession? May 31st, 2019

While dental implants have a high success rate, approximately 5 to 10 percent of implants fail. That’s why it’s important to understand how to properly prepare for this procedure. Our team at Bahia Dental Group in Pittsburg, California, uses expert care to deliver an optimal dental implant experience. If you...

3 Reasons You Want to Try Invisalign®️ This Spring May 3rd, 2019

Whether your child’s teeth could use a little straightening, or you’re considering correcting your own childhood dental oversight, the Invisalign® teeth straightening system is an ideal choice. Clear aligners move your teeth into an orderly row, without the need for cumbersome metal braces. At Bahia Dental Group, under the expert...