Mouthwash is Important Too

Many people understand the importance of brushing and flossing. However, many people also seem to forget that mouthwash is important too. Mouthwash plays a key role in keeping bad breath and gum disease at bay throughout your day. That is why Dr. Russel R. Jacinto with Russel R. Jacinto, DMD... Read more »

A Misshapen Tooth Might Be Addressed by a Dental Crown

Ideally, each of your teeth should have a specific shape and orientation that matches its partner in your bite pattern. However, genetics, the loss of a primary tooth to tooth decay, and other factors can sometimes cause a tooth to emerge from the gums with an improper shape. Without professional... Read more »

A Chipped or Damaged Dental Bridge Needs a Dentist’s Attention

A dental bridge is often used by a dentist like Dr. Russel R. Jacinto to effectively replace a missing tooth and restore the function of your mouth. While it is made from very strong materials, there are still things that can chip, fracture, or otherwise damage a dental bridge. Even... Read more »

Keep Your Dental Veneers Looking Polished With Proper Care

Investing in beautiful dental veneers can ensure your smile many years of white and flawless teeth, and showing your dental veneers proper care will further your investment. We have provided a review of the new daily habits you can take up to keep your dental veneers looking polished for a... Read more »

Metallic Amalgam Can Sometimes Repair a Cavity on a Back Tooth

The array of molars and premolars in the back of your mouth play an important role in your overall oral function. Premolars work in tandem with both front teeth and molars to bite off and chew foods, while molars largely break food down so you can safely swallow it. When... Read more »

Your Professional Dental Cleaning: What to Expect

The time has come for your routine dental appointment. Our dentists and team recommend that these appointments occur at least every six months. For the sake of your smile’s health, we urge that you do not put off or ignore these appointments. Our team can help you to improve and... Read more »

First Aid For a Chipped Tooth

Though teeth are extremely strong, they are vulnerable to chips and cracks from poor dental habits, tooth decay, and dental habits. In this case, you should visit the dental as soon as possible even if you don’t feel pain. However, if you can’t receive dental treatment immediately, these are a... Read more »

Cleaning Dentures

Keeping your false teeth clean will make them last longer and fit better. The team at Russel R. Jacinto, DMD in Glendale, California, has put together this info to support you to clean and take care of your false teeth. Dentures need to be cleaned frequently, so pick up a... Read more »

What Happens to Your Mouth When You Have a Cold?

Our Russel R. Jacinto, DMD team in Glendale, California, would like to share with you what happens to your mouth when you have a cold, and how you can protect your smile. Colds and flu will make you feel bad all over, but hard on your oral health as well.... Read more »

What Options Do I Have for Mouth Guards?

Donning a mouth guard can be an awesome deterrent to oral harm and late-night visits to the dentist’s office, but to be most powerful, dental mouth guards need to be synced to the task you’ll be wearing them for. All dental mouth guards that you can receive from our practice... Read more »