If you’ve ever walked the oral care aisles of any drugstore, you know that there are many different types of mouthwash. Some tout their germ-killing abilities, others emphasize their fluoride content, and some claim to whiten teeth while freshening the breath. These are all great benefits, but will they help meet your oral care needs? […]
Toothache Relief at Oceanside Dental Excellence in Oceanside
A toothache is probably the most common dental problem. However, they have multiple causes. A toothache can come on gradually–or attack with full force. 1. You sip a cold drink and–bam!–tooth pain. When a cavity has eroded enamel it eventually hits the layer underneath. This is called the dentin. This layer is softer than enamel […]
Is Your Mouth Sore Something Serious?
As a dentist, one of my roles is to help you take care of your mouth. Some of my patients have issues with mouth sores, thus the topic of today’s message. If you have a mouth sore that lasts more than a week or two; it is important to come in for an exam. Mouth […]
Relax. Your Teeth Will Thank You.
Most people have been warned about the physical effects of stress. Our doctors remind us to protect ourselves from the dangers of unmanaged stress by eating healthy, exercising regularly, and getting adequate sleep. We know that we shouldn’t try to relieve stress with overeating, unhealthy alcohol consumption, smoking, or uncontrolled spending. (Even though many of […]
Why Aren’t You Smiling?
Hello, I’m Drs. Stephen and Kimberly Dankworth. My dental practice is called Oceanside Dental Excellence. We are located at 3762 Mission Ave Ste 104 in Oceanside, and you can reach us by calling 760-439-3400. I look at smiles everywhere I go. Whether I am working with a dental patient, having dinner at my favorite restaurant, […]
Ouch! Are Your Teeth Sensitive?
For those of you in the Vista area who feel pain when you sip your morning coffee or who cringe each time you brush or floss, Oceanside Dental Excellence is here for you. Drs. Stephen and Kimberly Dankworth have been treating this common issue since 2018. The first line of defense against tooth sensitivity is […]