Dental Hygiene Facts from Alondra Dental Care

At Alondra Dental Care, we believe in patient education. Dental care is often a confusing and frightening topic for many people, so we want to separate myths from the facts about dental hygiene.

 Everyone on the staff at Alondra is passionate about removing anxiety and making patients feel comfortable and confident. Through preventative care and knowledge about teeth and gums, our patients can prevent many dental problems before they even begin. Explore our blog for:

The Alondra Dental Care blog provides expert-approved dental hygiene facts so you can trust that you’re reading the most current information online.

Teeth Sensitivity: Causes & Treatment

A man suffering from tooth sensitivity and holding his cheek in pain.

You bite into the chocolate-covered ice cream bar you’ve been craving all day as you look forward to decompressing for the evening. After a long, agonizing day, the chocolate’s smooth sweetness is just what you need, but you soon realize that the agony isn’t over. The vanilla ice cream’s cold sensation strikes a nerve in […]

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Tooth Decay in Children: Causes and Prevention

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You hand your child the ice cream bar they’ve been dreaming about all day while singing, “I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For Ice Cream,” and their smile doubles in size. They hurriedly bite into the frozen treat, and you expect them to scream, “Yum!” But they don’t. Instead, what follows is an “Ouch!” […]

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How Do You Fix a Cracked Tooth?

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Your belly growls intensely as you prepare a delicious sandwich and carrot sticks for lunch. You sit down to enjoy your long-overdue meal. The satisfying savoriness of the Ranch sauce on your carrot stick tickles your taste buds. Next comes a crunch. Then, tooth pain. Lots of it. You drop the carrot stick, grab your […]

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Are Dental Sealants Worth It For Adults?

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You bite into an apple, eager to enjoy its sweet, juicy goodness. The first thing you notice isn’t the fruit’s satisfying flavor, though. It’s pain from a cavity. Most adults have developed one or more cavities in their lifetime, so you’re not alone. Dental fillings are common dental office treatments for cavities, but what if […]

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How to Decide If Veneers Are Right For You

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As you scroll through your old Instagram and Facebook photos, your eyes aren’t drawn to the loving family surrounding you, the beautiful beach in the background, or the new ‘do you felt like showing off one day. All you see is the chip in your front tooth. You’ve smiled with that chipped tooth long enough. […]

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5 Tips To Teaching Your Child About Dental Health

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Your teenager’s favorite pastimes include playing Minecraft, FaceTiming friends, and eating you out of house and home. Spending time brushing their teeth — and listening to you constantly tell them to do it — isn’t anywhere near their priority list. #hardpass That doesn’t mean your child’s dental hygiene shouldn’t be a priority. Many teenage dental […]

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6 Causes of Teeth Stains and How to Remove Them

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You smile for your newest Instagram photo, but no matter the angle or the lighting, you can’t seem to hide the stains on your pearly whites. #photofail You’re not alone in this feeling. Many individuals hate smiling because they feel their pearly whites don’t look white enough. The good news? Once you realize what’s causing […]

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8 Ways to Get Rid of Gum Disease

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When you look in the mirror and smile, you can’t help but notice your gums look puffy and bright red these days. They bleed instantly when you brush and floss, and even chewing has become painful. Chances are you’re part of the 50% of the American adult population with gum disease. The great news? Gum […]

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The Truth About Modern Dentures (And How to Get Used to Them!)

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Has your dentist recommended that you get dentures? You’re in good company. Tens of millions of people in the United States don’t have teeth and can benefit from dentures. Your initial reaction to dentures, though, may be, “There’s no way I could get used to them!” However, modern dentures are nothing like what many individuals […]

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Need a Pediatric Orthodontist or Invisalign Specialist in Norwalk, CA? Look to Alondra Dental!

Our goal is to create healthy, beautiful smiles for patients of all ages. From the moment you schedule your appointment to the conclusion of your treatment, we make your experience as comfortable and stress-free as possible. Our highly qualified and skilled dentists, hygienists, and orthodontic Invisalign specialists will create a treatment plan tailored to your personal needs and communicate everything you can expect throughout your visit. Patients visit us from all over Los Angeles and Orange County for trusted, high-tech Invisalign treatment.

If you have questions about your dental care or the care for your children, contact our office. We look forward to seeing you soon.

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