Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body.... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which... Read more »

Knowing How to Enhance Your Smile: Dental Damage Prevention

Have you ever run an assessment on your day-to-day life to determine if there are any increased risks for dental damage present? If you're not careful, everyday activities can slowly wear down your teeth or even provide immediate catastrophic damage to your smile. To lower your risk for oral accidents... Read more »

Inspirational Dentistry: Mouth Jewelry Risk Prevention

Every time that you begin to apply various techniques to improve your smile, be aware of the risks of appliances and habits that you may keep. Health risks that many individuals may not think about includes the use of mouth jewelry. It consists of various pieces often made of hard... Read more »

Your Denture Adventure!

So, you’re getting dentures. You aren’t alone. Many people, even those in their 20’s have to wear dentures. But if this is your first set, there are some things you need to know that will make life with dentures easier. Your dentures should not feel excessively tight or cause you... Read more »

Dental Tips for Aging Teeth

You’re not a young whippersnapper anymore, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have the same dental issues they warned you about when you were a kid. In fact, you’re not only affected by the same kinds of dental decay that children go through, but you have a few extra issues... Read more »

The Ways to Whiten Your Teeth

Are you looking for ways to whiten your teeth or improve the appearance of your smile? If so, then we have exciting news for you! Teeth-whitening treatments are standard and can dramatically improve the look of your smile making them a popular choice in cosmetic dentistry. To help you learn... Read more »

Step Up Your Oral Health Care During Cold and Flu Season

Are you ready to enhance your smile by protecting your teeth and gums during cold and flu season? Unfortunately, a cold or the flu often brings individuals to a standstill with their oral health. Thus, it is important to make sure you're always taking the time to assess your smile... Read more »

A Dental Bridge Can Restore A Missing Tooth

Do you have a missing tooth and wonder if you can restore it? Are you looking for options to restore the entire appearance of your smile? If so, then our dentist, Dr. Konstantinos Proussaefs in Simi Valley, California, is happy to help you! Dental bridges are also known as fixed... Read more »