Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing… Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have… Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account… Read more »

The Fluoride Test: Find Out What You Know

If you think you know all about fluoride, it’s time to find out. The more you know about fluoride, the better, especially because it can help you have the strong and healthy smile you need to achieve the top-notch oral health you deserve. So, our dentist, Dr. Joseph Goodman, encourages you to test what you… Read more »

The Various Bites Invisalign® Can Treat

Are you aware of the bite pattern you have? Do you know if you have a bite problem and need your teeth aligned? If so, then we have exciting news for you! Invisalign® is a system of clear aligners that are designed to align the position of your teeth over time. Additionally, Invisalign can help… Read more »

Tips for Handling Halitosis

Are you always noticing if you have bad breath? Do you ever strive to avoid opening your mouth or smiling for fear of others noticing your bad breath? If so, you are not alone. Bad breath is embarrassing for everyone, and it’s something that is best to avoid at all costs. Our dentists, Dr. Joseph… Read more »

Facts You Should Know About Mouthguards

Your dentist, Dr. Joseph Goodman, strongly encourages you to wear a mouthguard each time you participate in high-contact sports and activities. This can help you maintain a top-notch smile and oral health while you’re active. To help you better understand mouthguards in Beverly Hills, California, our dentist is happy to tell you all about the… Read more »

Smile Spotlight: Essential Oral Health Care Tips

A wonderful smile can be yours if you’re willing to seek it. All you need to do is make sure that you’re taking the time to improve your oral health care and any tooth-damaging lifestyle habits to help provide your smile with maximum protection. Caring for your smile and preventing dental damage are key aspects… Read more »

The Importance of Treating TMJ

Did you know, the joints on each side of your face are important to eating and talking? As a result, if they become sore or inflamed, it is important to seek treatment right away. Drs. Goodman and Kim in Beverly Hills, California, are happy to help you understand more about your TMJ’s so you can… Read more »

What Should I Do If I Have Bleeding Gums?

If you have bleeding gums, the first thing you should do is acknowledge it and avoid ignoring it. Bleeding gums can be a sign of poor oral hygiene and even gum disease. So, it’s important to take the steps necessary to help your oral health. Our dentist, Dr. Joseph Goodman, is happy to help you… Read more »