General Dentistry, Santa Cruz Dentist

5 Myths About Wine’s Effect on Teeth

While the holiday season is full of cheer, fireplaces, food, and holiday drinks, Dr. Peabody wants you to know about these 5 myths about wines effect on teeth that you may not have known. 1) Red Wines do more damage to your teeth than whites False. Whites, such as Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio, wear away… Continue reading 5 Myths About Wine’s Effect on Teeth

General Dentistry, Oral Health, Santa Cruz Dentist

Can Periodontal Disease be Cured?

Periodontal disease is a tricky subject. In plain terms, this condition is permanent. Once you have acquired a periodontal disease, the damage cannot be undone. However, if you follow the instructions of your dental team you can fight the disease to a standstill. Slowing or stopping the advance of periodontal gum disease is the goal once you have this disease. It can be done in the early stages, with the proper treatment.

Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dentistry, Oral Health, Santa Cruz Dentist

What Is the Goal of Preventive Dentistry?

Surely, like most people, you want to keep your teeth healthy. In the end, neglecting your teeth hurts more than your health; it also hurts wallet in the long run. This obviously results in you, forking over thousands of dollars for dental care, all because you neglected to properly manage your oral health. Luckily, there is a way to help prevent major mouth reconstruction. Practicing preventive dentistry is the perfect way to protect your oral hygiene.