Dental Health Tips For People With Diabetes

If you have diabetes, you are probably aware the disease affects various parts of the body including the nerves, eyes, heart, and kidneys. Unfortunately, you may not know that diabetes may also have a significant impact on your oral health. According to the American Dental Association, diabetics are at greater risk for developing certain oral health problems including the following:... read more »

The Link Between Smoking And Gum Disease

Every adult should know that smoking is directly linked to health threats such as heart disease and cancer. However, you may not realize that the smoke you inhale when you puff on a cigarette, cigar or pipe can be harmful long before it gets deep into your body. Medical science has in fact established a definite link between the use... read more »

How To Develop A Good Dental Routine

Lifestyle choices make a significant impact on how well you are in terms of health, and how long you are going to live. This includes your dental health. Often, you can prevent the vast number of dental issues, at least in part, by having a good dental routine. Brushing and Flossing We are creatures of habit. Results from research conducted... read more »

How To Prevent Dental Plaque

Plaque is a mixture of bacterial by-products, food particles, and saliva that builds upon the surfaces of your teeth. If your teeth feel sticky or furry, you have plaque. Plaque results from eating carbohydrates. The bacteria in your mouth combine with carbohydrates to form acid. This acid combines with food and saliva to make a paste that sticks to the... read more »

When Should You See An Emergency Dentist

We would prefer that we could schedule inconveniences, but that is not possible. At the very least, we ought to be prepared for the unexpected as much as we can. Being in pain commands our full attention and if we have a plan in place beforehand, then the emergency will end sooner than if we had no plan. It is... read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Sina Malekuti, DDS, PC, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area of expertise here on our website through these... read more »