Frequently Asked Questions
Here are a few of the queries that our staff members most regularly respond to. Our job as your Bakersfield Dentist is to respond to any inquiries you might have with information that is specific to your dental situation. At your dental appointment, never be afraid to ask us questions in person!
Dental pain is no joke! If you are experiencing a toothache, give us a call today for same day dental appointment.
We would love to see you and learn more about you! Give us a call and we will make an appointment that is convenient for you. If possible, please provide your insurance informations a few days beforehand so our staff and research and maximize your insurance benefits.
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Any soft bristle toothbrush can be used. Beware of hard bristle toothbrush as long term usage can damage the gum, cause recession, and increase enamel wear. The best way to prevent cavity is to brush twice a day, two minutes each time, and make sure you look at the mirror while brushing to ensure you get all the nooks and crannies in the mouth.
According to American Dental Association, and American Pregnancy Association, women who are pregnant can be seen. In fact, pregnant women are encouraged to visit the dentist before baby comes because healthier mouth in the mom equates to healthier mouth in the child. (Bacteria can be transmitted via kissing and spoon-feeding.)
Any toothpaste contains fluoride and has the ADA label on the packaging can be used. Beware of charcoal toothpaste because it whitens the teeth by sanding off the surface stained layer. While it can effective, overdoing can cause sensitivity in the teeth.