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 »

Tips on Relieving The Pain of Canker Sores

Canker sores are small white or gray sores in the mouth that have a red border. They typically cause a great deal of pain and irritation. Unfortunately, there isn’t a treatment available for the sores, but there are things you can do to relieve the pain. Our dentist, Dr. Peter... Read more »

The Best Smiles are Built with Tooth Replacements

Smile enhancement always consists of restoring damaged smiles whenever accidents have arisen. In the case of any missing teeth, it is imperative to replace them as soon as possible. Fortunately, modern dentistry supplies us with numerous amazing treatments and procedures to restore your smile should a missing tooth come to... Read more »

Professional Treatment Is Needed to Address Dental Attrition

Dental attrition is a chronic condition that can affect the tooth enamel layer of one or more teeth in your bite pattern. It is often attributed to changes in the alignment of your teeth or jaw structure. Dental attrition is sometimes related to tooth loss or changes brought about through... Read more »

Benefits to Bleaching

There are many good reasons to whiten your teeth. Whether you choose an in-house whitening treatment or an at-home method, you are sure to find many benefits of a whiter smile. Perhaps the number one benefit of a whiter smile is greater confidence in your appearance. Having an appearance that... Read more »

Why You Might Want to Incorporate a Mouth Wash into Your Daily Oral Hygiene Care

Keeping your smile healthy and strong means brushing and flossing daily and seeing your dentist for professionals exams and cleanings twice a year. But did you know that mouthwashes can boost your oral care, in addition to brushing and flossing? Incorporating a mouthwash can work with your toothbrush, toothpaste, and... Read more »

How Do I Know If I Have a Dental Phobia?

Going to the dentist may not be pleasant for some people, but for an estimated 9%-15% of Americans, it’s not just unpleasant, it’s downright terrifying. dental anxiety and phobia prevents them from having a good experience at the dentist. It can also delay them getting needed treatment or maintenance cleanings... Read more »

When to Get a New Toothbrush

Do you ever wonder when it’s best to replace your toothbrush? If so, our dentist, Dr. Peter Karsant, is more than happy to help you. Replacing your toothbrush is very important because using a brush with worn-down and infected bristles won’t help your smile as much as you hope it... Read more »

What are Dentures?

Dentures are just those clattery pearly whites things from TV, right? Actually, dentures are dental tools designed to take the place of chompers in those without chompers, and they do a lot more than clatter around. Read on to find out how false teeth support their wearers and how prevalent... Read more »

How Do I Make My Toothbrush Last?

Do you know how to properly take care of your toothbrush? Many people don’t fully consider everything they need to in order to properly buy, store, and protect their most-used dental hygiene tool. Here are some things to think about. You should buy a new toothbrush every 3-4 months. Replace... Read more »