Tongue Scrapers: The Way to a Cleaner Tongue

Do you ever feel that your tongue is just… dirty? If so, a tongue scraper can be your new best friend! A tongue scraper is a handy tool that comes in all shapes and sizes. When you stroke it over the tongue, from the back to the front, it cleans... Read more »

How to Know if You Have Sleep Apnea

Do you ever wonder if you are a victim of sleep apnea? If so, our dentists, Drs. Kevin Hashemi, Heidi Lee, Andrew McDonald, and Nipa Sheth, are more than happy to help you. Now, it’s best to schedule an appointment at AZ Dental or with your primary care physician, but... Read more »

Spring Into the Season With Chewing Gum

Did you know that it may be possible to use chewing gum to help lower your risk of cavities and other oral health risks? The reason that chewing gum is beneficial for your smile in some instances is because it can help produce a substance known as saliva. Saliva is... Read more »

Jumpstart Your Spring With Cavity Prevention

Are you doing enough to keep your smile safe from the risk of cavities? Cavity prevention is often one of the most important aspects of your oral health care. A cavity occurs when a hole in your tooth enamel forms. If left untreated, it can give rise to pulp disease... Read more »

How to Have a Healthy Easter Smile

Easter is quickly approaching and you’re probably getting ready for the Easter egg hunts, family celebrations and more. As you prepare, it’s best to remember to keep your smile in mind. If you’re not careful, Easter festivities can harm the teeth and gums. So, our dentists, Drs. Kevin Hashemi, Heidi... Read more »

Helpful Toothbrush Facts

You know that brushing your teeth every day is imperative for ideal oral health. You know the color of your personal toothbrush. But beyond that, how much do you really know about toothbrushes? Keep reading to be enlightened. Is a manual or electric toothbrush better? It may come as a... Read more »

Reverse Poor Oral Hygiene with Tooth Hazard Prevention

Are you aware of the oral health risk associated with tooth hazards? Beyond cleaning your smile and preventing microscopic damage in the form of tooth decay, it is important to exercise caution with physical risk in your life that can arise due to daily activities. To keep your smile safe,... Read more »

Home Remedies for Bad Breath

Are you looking for a way to improve your breath? Everyone suffers from bad breath, or halitosis, from time to time. There are several remedies you can do at home that may help tame the odor. -You can probably guess the first one: brush your teeth after eating. If you... Read more »

Take Care of Your Teeth with Dental Sealants

If you are looking for a highly effective tooth restoration treatment to guard your smile against the dangers of dental erosion, look no further than dental sealants. Dental sealants are highly effective substances that are painted onto the chewing surfaces of teeth to provide an added barrier against acid erosion.... Read more »

Enjoy Your Smile Thanks to Dental Veneers

If you need a tooth restoration procedure that can improve the look of teeth, dental veneers, also sometimes referred to as porcelain veneers, and dental porcelain laminates, are custom colored shells designed to improve the performance and appearance of teeth by cementing materials directly onto the fronts of teeth. It's... Read more »