Replace Old Silver Fillings

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Superficial cuts in the skin disappear without a trace, infections are treated with antibiotics, and broken bones mend. Our teeth, unfortunately, can’t regenerate. That’s why the team at Oceanside Dental Excellence serving Oceanside, Vista, Camp Pendleton, Cardiff, Bonsall, and Fallbrook strongly emphasizes preventative dentistry. MAINTAIN GOOD DENTAL HYGIENE Brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss…


Don’t Let Stress Hurt Your Smile

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The team at Oceanside Dental Excellence has noticed more and more patients with stress-related dental issues. Oceanside men and women may not think about it, but stress can do a number on your oral health. CANKER AND COLD SORES Cold sores are a symptom of the herpes simplex virus. Scientists don’t know exactly what causes…


Oceanside Parents: Do You Know AAP Recommendations?

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In this post from Oceanside Dental Excellence, we have a vital message for new parents or parents-to-be. For years, the American Academy of Pediatrics advised parents to begin children’s dentist visits before the third birthday. But under revised guidelines,  the AAP and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry tell parents to take their toddler to a…


Creating Beautiful Smiles At Oceanside Dental Excellence

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We are glad you found our blog! We are Stephen and Kimberly Dankworth, DDS, of Oceanside Dental Excellence, a full-service general and cosmetic dental practice in Oceanside, California. We are proud members of the American Dental Association. Our profession is dentistry, but our passion is providing superior dental care to our Oceanside dental clients. Since…


The Warning Signs of Gum Disease

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Did you know that the most prevalent cause of tooth loss among adults is gum disease? Since plaque causes gum disease, removing plaque through regular flossing is the key to healthy gums. The good news is that gum disease is easy to treat when detected early! That is why regular check-ups with your dentist are essential. Our…


Don’t Let Fear Of The Dentist Compromise Your Oral Health

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If you have claustrophobia, you avoid cave exploration. If you have acrophobia, you avoid sky diving. In either case, you can live a fulfilling life without joining in these activities. What if you have dentophobia or a fear of the dentist? This is different than the phobias mentioned previously. Since dental visits are crucial for a…


Don’t Put Off Your Dental Exams in Oceanside

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Hi kids, adults, and seniors in Oceanside. No matter what age you are, as long as you have teeth, dental exams are an important practice for keeping your smile healthy and beautiful! At Oceanside Dental Excellence, we have an excellent office and committed to excellence team of professionals to make your dental exams in Oceanside something…


Adolescent Oral Health in Oceanside

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If you are a teenager or the parent of a teenager, today’s Oceanside Dental Excellence post is for you. Today’s post discusses dental issues of special concern to adolescents. Dental risks for Oceanside teens include both developmental and lifestyle-related factors. At Oceanside Dental Excellence, we see cavities and gum disease far too often in teens.…