Consistent Oral Hygiene Habits Are the Cornerstone for Maintaining Good Oral Health

Healthy teeth and gums are very important for your overall quality of life. Chronic problems with cavities, gum disease, and other oral health conditions can be bothersome and cause discomfort. If they’re not caught early the worsening issues could prove costly to treat. To aid in this worthwhile effort the... Read more »

All About Plaque

There’s a word thrown around in dentistry quite a bit, and that word is plaque. Would you like to learn more about it? Here are some frequently asked questions about plaque and their answers: What is plaque? Plaque is a sticky biofilm that on your teeth due to bad bacteria... Read more »

Toothbrush Choosing

Are you having trouble choosing a toothbrush? If so, you have come to the right place! Here at Adept Dental Shafter in Shafter, California, our team of experts takes pride in keeping you informed when it comes to the best for your oral health care. That is why we are... Read more »

A Whitening Consultation with a Dentist Can Determine the Safest Method for Removing Dental Stains from Your Teeth

As dental stains start to accumulate on the surfaces of your teeth, it can leave you with an increasingly stained smile. If they are not removed in a timely manner minor to moderate dental stains can start to saturate your tooth enamel. As this continues to occur you will likely... Read more »

Comprehensive Dental Exams: All You Need to Know

Your upcoming dental check up at Adept Dental Shafter will have two sections. The first section will be the dental cleaning, and the second section will be the comprehensive dental exam. Today, our dental team would like to tell you more about the comprehensive dental exam in Shafter, California, so... Read more »

Oral Cancer Secrets for a Healthy Smile

Did you know oral cancer is found in over 42,000 people in the US every single year? As with many types of cancer, successful treatments typically involve finding the cancer in time. The sooner you have an oral cancer screening, the better your chances are for a positive outcome. Listed... Read more »

The Facts About Mouthwash

Although mouthwash should not replace brushing and flossing, it is a helpful addition to use after meals and brushing. Instead of grabbing the first product on the shelf, consider the following: - Some brands of mouthwash are useful for freshening breath and preventing the odors associated with bad breath, also... Read more »

Are You Giving Yourself the Gift of a Healthy Smile?

Today, our Adept Dental Shafter team is pleased to share some smile care tips to give yourself the gift of a healthy smile. While Olivia Park and our team offers a variety of services to help you achieve a smile to be proud of, there are things you can do... Read more »

A Recent Oral Trauma Could Cause a Toothache

While it is rare there are times when a household accident or a recent call can harm a tooth. When this happens, the damage to the surrounding soft oral tissues might mask the damage to the tooth. As time goes by, general inflammation can build up in the sensitive internal... Read more »

What at the Best Methods for Coping with a Tooth Extraction?

Did you know that tooth extractions require a minimal amount of healing afterward to ensure the wound closes successfully in your mouth? When you prepare for a tooth extraction, it is important to start taking important steps to preparing your body at least 48 hours before and after the extraction... Read more »