Dr. Medina – Dental Blog

Graphic art anxious woman in dental chair with dentist ready to start work

When you think about visiting the dentist, how do you feel? Anxious, worried, or stressed perhaps. Wouldn’t it be nice if going to the dentist was as routine as getting a haircut or manicure? Well it can be. Many modern dental offices focus on making sure the patient experience is as pain-free and stress-free as […]

happy woman holding cup of coffee on sofa considering teeth whitening

As a child, you probably took your bright, new white teeth for granted. But, by now your smile may be showing signs of long-term exposure to things that make teeth look dull, yellow or stained. Teeth age and the surface enamel gets worn and stained. Different foods, coffee, cigarettes, wine, even illnesses or those missed […]

Permanent Dental patient enjoying dinner with friends

When you have lost one or more of your permanent teeth, the changes it causes can affect your oral health and quality of life for a long time to come. it is important to understand you options for safeguarding your remaining teeth as well as your bone and gum health that can also be affected. […]

Smiling boy with red toothbrush demostrating good tooth brushing habits for kdis

Most parents aren’t thinking about cavities when enjoying the gummy smile of their new baby. But dental caries, or cavities, can become a problem as soon as the little one starts teething. Teeth are an important element of good healthcare, right from the start. Issues with tooth decay can carry over into adulthood if not […]

handsome young man with beard missing a front tooth considering dental implants in Las Vega

When you are missing teeth, it becomes more than a matter of appearance. The fact is, missing teeth can make the rest of your teeth prone to shifting, or even falling out due to the lack of supporting teeth on either side. Today, many people are considering dental implants as an alternative to traditional methods […]