The Difference Between Full and Partial Dentures

Do you know the important differences between full and partial dentures? Our team is happy to review both versions for optimal tooth replacement to help you better understand how they can restore your smile. Below we will review the main types of dentures, which are full and partial dentures, and... Read more »

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month & Dental Hygiene Month

October is here and fall has officially begun, bringing with it Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Dental Hygiene Month. This is a time to raise awareness for both and help to prevent problems by monitoring your health and being mindful of your lifestyle choices. Whether you are... Read more »

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... 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.... 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... Read more »

Keep Your Smile Safe This Summer With a Mouthguard

Mouthguards are known to protect your teeth when you are playing a contact sport like football. However, did you know that skateboarding, bike riding, baseball and other fun-filled activities may require the need for a mouthguard? Yes, it’s true! Having a mouthguard is ideal to protect your teeth from sudden... Read more »

Dentistry Dynamics: Tooth Hazard Risks

Oftentimes, we spend loads of time focusing on oral health care in regard to microscopic damage that can occur. Although cavities and tooth decay are known risk factors to your health, it's also important to be aware of any tooth hazards that can arise. As an additional supplemental oral appliance... Read more »

Learning More About Hazards in Your Diet

Building an effective tooth hazard prevention plan include analyzing all aspects of your oral health care in regard to your diet. Just as your diet can play a key role in your weight and other issues within your body, it can drastically affect your oral health as well. Not only... Read more »

Dental Upgrades: Preventing Mouth Jewelry Risks

Did you know that one of the key risks to your health can arise due to the tools and accessories you may use, including mouth jewelry? Even if you choose to have a lip or tongue ring, it could potentially damage your smile if you are not careful. There are... Read more »

Enjoy These Diet Tips and Tricks for Your Teeth

Your oral health and diet are linked. While brushing and flossing are essential to your oral health, your diet also plays a key factor. To help you learn more about your oral health, our dentist, Dr. Peter Karsant with Karsant Dentistry in San Francisco, California, is here to provide you... Read more »