2020-06-17 At Skoulas, DDS and Associates in San Francisco, our doctors place patient comfort, efficiency, and quality care at the top of their list of priorities. They value patient education and ensure everyone fully understands treatment options before making a final decision.
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2015-07-01 Dental implants can be an excellent choice for replacing missing teeth, and an attractive alternative to conventional bridges and dentures. Implants look and act more like natural teeth than any other replacement option. In addition, because they help maintain bone mass, they can ward off additional tooth loss and the sunken facial appearance that can happen when teeth are missing.
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2015-07-01 According to research published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, red wine contains antimicrobial elements that were found to help kill bacteria in simulated lab tests. Cavities, gum disease and tooth loss are caused by the accumulation of bacteria in the mouth. Together, they form ‘biofilms’ — communities of bacteria that turn into plaque, produce acid, and are difficult to kill.
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2015-07-01 Whiter teeth light up every smile and make you look more attractive.  It is no wonder teeth whitening is one of the most requested dental procedures.  Almost everyone interested in having whiter teeth have tried an over-the-counter teeth whitener to no avail.  Professional teeth whitening treatments use stronger teeth whitening agents that speed up the process.
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2015-07-01 There are many different options to consider if you would like to have the smile of your dreams.  Two of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments are porcelain veneers and dental bonding.  There are also pros and cons to each treatment.  Here’s an overview of each treatment.. Porcelain Veneers Porcelain veneers are thin shells of dental ceramic that are used to mask aesthetic imperfections. They...
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2015-07-01 Teeth whitening is a fantastic way to rejuvenate your smile and improve the appearance of your teeth with minimal time and effort.  However teeth whitening can leave patients with tooth sensitivity following the treatment.  Tooth sensitivity is generally mild and short lived but may become more intense lasting up to 24 hours. Fortunately, there are ways to reduce the discomfort.
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2015-07-01 Advances in the fields of dentistry make it easier than ever to find a full-service dental office, and indeed, general dentists provide a high level of care. However, you may prefer more specialized care for your smile. Just as you’d prefer a specialist to work on your imported sports car, you’ll want a prosthodontist when you need implants, dentures, or crowns.
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