How Long Will My Dentistry Last?

We live in a disposable world. Cell phones only last two years before they’re hopelessly out-of-date. Computers need to be updated at least every five years. With constantly evolving technology, very few things today are built to last. While our advancements and innovations excite us, our long-term investments can feel discouraging. Luckily, your dental work…

Why Does Periodontal Care Matter?

As you go about your day-to-day life, you may not give your gums much thought. Periodontal disease, or gum disease, is so common that it might not seem like a big deal. You might not realize that your gum health can have a huge impact on your overall health. But did you know that periodontal…

What Difference Can Sedation Dentistry Make for Me?

If you’ve visited the dentist for a procedure or treatment, you’ve probably been asked whether or not you’d like nitrous oxide before the procedure begins. You may not realize that nitrous oxide, or laughing gas, is just one type of sedation dentistry available, and that sedation dentistry, as a whole, can make a profound difference…

Bottled Water Linked to Tooth Decay

We are very interested in keeping the mouth environment as neutral as possible. When we consume acidic food and drink it creates an environment more conducive to decay. Who would think that bottled water could be a contributing offender? The pH chart below is informative; please feel free to share it with family and friends.…

5 Advantages of Veneers – Solana Beach, CA

Dr. Robert Rosenfeld recommends using veneers when it comes to fix smiles in an easier, less painful manner. Veneers can be a great way to fix the color or shape of a tooth or both. Some advantages of using veneers are: They provide a natural tooth appearance. Gum tissue tolerates porcelain well. Porcelain veneers are…

Sedation Dentisty – Solana Beach, CA

Does the thought of having your teeth worked on make you anxious or uncomfortable? Does the sight of needles and the sound of dental drills make you cringe? Now imagine if you could have everything done while you nap comfortably and awake to not remembering anything from the procedure. By the use of intravenous sedation,…

Porcelain Fixed Bridges – Solana Beach, CA

There are several types of bridges and Dr. Robert Rosenfeld of Solana Beach, CA will discuss the best options for your particular case. First of all, you may be asking “What is a dental bridge?” Well, a dental bridge is a fixed (non-removable) appliance and is an excellent way to replace missing teeth. The “traditional…

Preventing Periodontal Disease – Solana Beach, CA

The Dr. Robert Rosenfeld in Solana Beach, CA would like to give you some advice on preventing periodontal disease. Did you know it only takes 24 hours for plaque that is not removed from your teeth to turn into calculus (tartar)? Daily home cleaning helps control plaque and tartar formation, but those hard to reach…