Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
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Patient Comforts
...We also know that routine cleanings, flossing, sealants, and fluoride are all helpful in preventing dental disease...

Brushing up on Your Oral Hygiene
...Use fluoride toothpaste to help strengthen the teeth and combat decay, and brush after consuming sugary foods and drinks when possible...

Seal Out Cavities with Dental Sealants
...In addition to sealants, a comprehensive dental program should include twice-daily brushing, fluoride, healthy food choices and regular visits to our San Jose office...

How to Brush Your Teeth
... Brush with a fluoride toothpaste- it's best for fighting plaque and cavities...

Easy Tips for Caring for Your Child’s Teeth
... Fluoride Intake Ensure your child gets an adequate amount of fluoride in his or her diet...

Teeth Whitening: Is it Right for You?
...An easy way to achieve a whiter, healthier smile is to brush with fluoride toothpaste, floss regularly, and avoid foods and beverages that augment tooth stains...

Back to Basics: 6 Ways to Keep Teeth and Gums Healthy
...Fluoride Fluoride found in some drinking water, toothpaste and mouthwashes can stop or even reverse the tooth decay process...

Healthy Smiles, Healthy Families
...Fluoride Teeth are attacked by plaque daily...

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay
...Check with Dental Dimensions before using any type of fluoride treatment...

Patient Resources
... Cosmetic Procedures Invisalign® Cosmetic Fillings Bonding Procedures Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Crown Lengthening Dental Bridges Specialty Dentures Excessive or Uneven Gums Ridge Augmentation Soft Tissue Grafts Replacement of Lost Gum Tissue Dental Implants Smoking and Implants Dental Veneers Oral Health Topics Introduction Fluoride The Preventive Program Fillings Infection Control Medication and Heart Disease Latex Allergy Age and Oral Health Tobacco Oral Piercing High-Tech Office Tooth Care What is Tooth Decay...

The Importance of Pediatric Dentistry
... - Helping children get enough fluoride...

How to Maintain Your Child's Oral Health Regimen
...You can teach your child to brush by taking a pea-sized amount of fluoride toothpaste and a soft-bristled toothbrush...

Keeping Your Child's Smile Healthy
...Brush their teeth twice a day with a child-size toothbrush with fluoride-containing toothpaste...

Cavities and Tooth Decay
... Preventing Cavities The best defense against cavities is good oral hygiene, including brushing with a fluoride toothpaste, flossing and rinsing...

Fluorosis
Fluorosis is a condition in which your body has been exposed to too much fluoride...

Sensitive Teeth
... In some cases, desensitizing toothpaste, sealants, desensitizing ionization and filling materials including fluoride, and decreasing the intake of acid-containing foods can alleviate some of the pain associated with sensitive teeth...

What is Tooth Decay?
... Simple Preventative Measures The two best defenses against tooth decay and gum disease are a healthy, well-balanced diet and good oral hygiene, including daily brushing with fluoride toothpaste, flossing and rinsing...

Brushing
... Most dentists agree that brushing three times a day is the minimum; if you use a fluoride toothpaste in the morning and before bed at night, you can get away without using toothpaste during the middle of the day...

Fluoride Facts
For decades, fluoride has been held in high regard by the dental community as an important mineral that is absorbed into and strengthens tooth enamel, thereby helping to prevent decay of tooth structures...

Mouth Rinses
... In general, therapeutic rinses with fluoride have been shown to actually fight cavities, plaque and gingivitis...

Prevention Tips for Children
...Parents are advised to avoid fluoride toothpastes on children under the age of 2...

Nutrition and Your Teeth
...Fluoride supplements may be helpful if you live in a community without fluoridated water, but consult with our office first...

Introduction
...Does fluoride, in spite of everything we've been told since childhood, actually cause more harm than good...

Fluoride
For decades, fluoride has been held in high regard by the dental community as an important mineral that strengthens tooth enamel, which thereby helps to prevent decay of tooth structures...

The Preventive Program
... Use antiseptic and fluoride rinses as directed...

Fillings
...Glass ionomers can release a small amount of fluoride that help patients who are at high risk for decay...

Glossary
... back to top F Fluoride - A harmless over-exposure to fluoride resulting in tooth discoloration...

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The Dental Dimensions

South San Jose, CA Dentist
The Dental Dimensions
5710 Cahalan Avenue, Suite 3
San Jose, CA 95123
(408) 225-6815
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West San Jose / Cupertino, CA Dentist
The Dental Dimensions
20445 Prospect Road, Suite 3
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 252-3212
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