Oral Health Surprises: Pregnancy and Dental Health

Did you know that a pregnancy can cause several oral health risks to arise? If you are pregnant, aside from the litany of other issues that you will have to make sure are taken care of, it's a good idea to visit your dentist and let them know you're pregnant so that be appropriate treatments can be used throughout your... read more »

Taking Care of Your Dentures

If you are getting your first set if dentures, you may think that your days of brushing are over. But, nothing could be further from the truth! You still need to brush your dentures, and you will always need a healthy mouth. To clean your dentures, you should gently scrub them with a soft-bristled toothbrush, or a toothbrush made for... read more »

Dentistry Blog for Beginners: Cosmetic Dentistry

When the time comes to enhance your oral health care, it is important to make sure to identify treatments that not only protect and guard your teeth but also improve the look of your smile. This includes procedures within the branch of dentistry known as cosmetic dentistry. If you do wish to improve the appearance of your smile, consider the... read more »

Emergency First Aid for a Chipped Tooth

Accidents happen, and when they do, knowing what to do can help put your mind at ease and alleviate a lot of anxiety and worry. Learn about first aid for a chipped tooth, including when to see your dentist for further treatment. You can chip a tooth for a benign reason, such as from eating an apple or hard candy.... read more »

Taking Care of Your Dentures

If you are thinking about getting dentures, one of the things to which you may have been looking forward to may be the prospect of not having to brush your teeth any longer. Actually, your days of dental hygiene aren’t over, although the process will change somewhat. Your dentures are easy to clean since they can be removed from your... read more »

Got Sore Teeth After a Dental Treatment? Here’s How to Care for Them

If you have sore teeth after a dental restoration treatment, then you’re probably looking for ways to treat or relieve that soreness. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to achieve that comfort you deserve. Our dentist, Dr. Bo Macdonald, is happy to help you by telling you all about them! First, gently scrub your smile as you... read more »

Have a Great Fall Smile by Doing These Things

Autumn is a wonderful time of the year when the weather gets colder and you can feel the approach of the upcoming holidays like Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s. While these holidays are fast approaching, it’s important to keep your dental care in check. In fact, it’s best to take good care of your smile so you can keep... read more »

Correcting Issues That Arise with Toothaches

Are you ready for the holiday seasons to begin? Have you taken the time to prepare your life for all the fun and activities that await with fall and winter? Make sure to keep your smile safe this season to ensure you can enjoy all seasons for many years to come. If you suffer an oral accident or injury, it... read more »

Teeth Whitening Options

Are your teeth yellowed or stained? If you would like a brighter, more radiant smile, ask Dr. Bo Macdonald about teeth whitening in Los Angeles, California. At our office, we offer both in-office and at-home teeth whitening treatments. In-Office Whitening In-office teeth whitening is the fastest way to whiten your smile. When you come to our office for a whitening... read more »

A Healthy Smile Begins With a Healthy Nutritional Foundation

If you want a healthy smile, you will want to consider giving your smile the building blocks of a healthy foundation. For healthy teeth and gums, eating nutritious food will give them the nutrients they deserve. Today, Dr. Bo Macdonald and our team are pleased to share with you a few smile-healthy tips to help you ward off tooth decay and... read more »