September 14, 2018 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 like Dr. Skoulas, and patients can get back to living...
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August 17, 2018 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 issues and eventually lead to the need for dental implants,...
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June 29, 2018 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 power over one of the most important aspects of your...
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March 5, 2018 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, those are the undeniable, unavoidable results. Men and women who...
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January 12, 2018 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 to look at several of the reasons why getting regular...
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December 21, 2017 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 don’t. If you’re suffering from pain in any of your...
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November 27, 2017 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 cavities and other oral infections like gum disease. In this...
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November 6, 2017 One thing unique to working in the field of dentistry is that we hear all sorts of different dental and cavity-related myths. Some of them are peculiar, but others of them can be downright harmful. That’s why we wanted to use this blog to address 6 different myths about cavities. If you’re suffering from any pain in your teeth or gums, make sure that you...
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October 26, 2017 When you have tooth sensitivity, biting into your favorite hot or cold foods can cause incredible shock and pain. Ice cream may not be as fun to eat. Drinking your morning coffee could become a thing you dread instead of looking forward to it. But the good news is that there are some tips and strategies that you can use to reduce or even get...
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October 5, 2017 San Francisco patients that live or work in the financial district are often incredibly busy with career, hobbies, friends, and family. But having sweet-smelling breath and a brilliant, straight, white smile is crucial to many of our patients’ career and social goals. Our patients love how compassionate and gentle Dr. Skoulas is during their treatment. They also enjoy her office’s convenient location in the heart...
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