Quiz: What Causes Toothaches?

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Do you ever suffer from toothaches? This is a common dental issue that affects nearly everyone at some point in his or her life. What causes this problem in the first place? Understanding the cause of your discomfort is the first step toward relieving it. Your dentist in Vista, CA offers a number of possible solutions to an aching tooth.

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Quiz: How Do I Stop Snoring?

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Do you suffer from chronic snoring? This issue can make sleep difficult for both you and your significant other. In fact, people with this common issue may actually be experiencing the symptoms of a serious sleep disorder. Fortunately, your dentist in Vista, CA can assess your sleep problems and recommend comfortable and minimally invasive treatment options.

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Gum Disease May Affect Rates of Breast Cancer

shutterstock_161260460October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and your Vista dentist Dr. Sabet wants to highlight the connection between oral health and one’s overall health. Research over the past several years has determined that gum disease is a risk factor for many chronic diseases such as diabetes, stroke, heart disease, and even prostrate cancer. Recent data also reveals that gum disease may increase one’s risk for breast cancer. (more…)

Your Vista Dentist Treats TMJ Pain

shutterstock_139302251TMJ disorder can creep into our day-to-day life, affecting our ability to focus on things we really want to focus on. It can lead to severe headaches or even ringing in the ears. The TMJ is the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. Your family dentist Dr. Sabet treats patients for TMJ dysfunction in his comfortable Vista office. Take his enlightening true/false quiz to learn more about what he provides for TMJ sufferers. (more…)

Your Vista Dentist Quizzes You on Sealants

dental educationNo parent wants to put their child through a preventable procedure, even one as smooth and stress-free as a dental filling. Dental Sealants are an extremely effective tool to prevent childhood cavities and the need for fillings. Sealants have successfully reduced childhood cavities for 40 years.  Your Vista dentist Dr. Alex Sabet gently paints sealants atop back teeth where bacteria accumulate. Take Dr. Sabet’s informative true/false quiz to test your knowledge of dental sealants. (more…)