General Dentistry

A root canal is one of the most common procedures performed by Dr. Skoulas in her San Francisco office. There are many reasons why patients may need a root canal and many ways to prevent it from being necessary in the first place. As much pride as Dr. Skoulas has when helping her patients feel …

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A common misconception about root canals is they are mostly done in an emergency. This is true in some cases, but most of the time a root canal is scheduled early when certain symptoms arise. No patient in San Francisco wants to get a root canal. However, the process is routine for an experienced dentist …

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There are many reasons why patients in San Francisco may need a root canal, including tooth decay, grinding of the teeth, old fillings, trauma and more. The good news is that a root canal is a routine procedure for a reputable dentist like Dr. Skoulas. Avoiding a root canal could potentially lead to other dental …

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There are many things we have little or no control over; life’s up’s and down’s happen to us all. Unexpected situations arise every day, running the gamut from pleasant little surprises to serious calamities. So, it is comforting to people who do business in the financial district of San Francisco to know that you have …

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Have you ever consciously decided that “Today, I am going to voluntarily choose to undermine my career, interfere with my close relationships, and destroy the health of my teeth and body?” Of course not. When it’s put like that, it sounds utterly ridiculous. But if you stop to consider the cumulative effects of tobacco usage, …

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Being located in the heart of the financial district means that we have the privilege to serve many hard working, career-minded patients. Living in such a fast-paced place like San Francisco, our patients understand how important it is to their career and social lives to have great dental health. In this blog post, we want …

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For patients that suffer from a variety of dental issues like crooked, stained, chipped, or rotting teeth, one of the absolute best options to restore their teeth are porcelain crowns. San Francisco patients get a whole host of benefits from this type of procedure, including both restorative and cosmetic benefits. In this blog post, we’ll …

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An abscess is a very common but serious dental issue that requires immediate treatment. While it is often very painful, some San Francisco patients may not experience any pain at all. In this blog post, we’ll talk about some of the symptoms of an abscess and learn about why some people experience pain, and others …

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One of the most versatile and common dental procedures is a dental crown. San Francisco men and women that suffer from a wide range of different dental ailments can get beautiful, fast, and effective relief with dental crowns. One of the many questions that we get about dental crowns is how long patients can expect …

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The saliva in your mouth may seem like an insignificant part of your body’s function, but it is critical to your overall health. Salivary disorders, like dry mouth, can impact your ability to speak, chew, swallow, and eat. On top of that, the saliva in your mouth is one of your body’s primary defenses against …

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