What Are Dental Implants Made Of?

You have probably heard of dental implants, such as crowns and bridges. Dental crowns and bridges are two forms of cosmetic dentistry which are used to repair damaged teeth or replace teeth that have suffered from decay. Throughout the last fifty years, the materials used for dental implants have been extensively researched and the understanding of how the physical and chemical properties affect the outcome of treatment has considerably improved. Ideally, implant materials should be … [Read more...]

Porcelain Veneers – Everything You Need to Know

  Made from thin-porcelain shells, veneers are attached to the surface of your teeth to restore their appearance and correct cosmetic imperfections. In the experienced hands of a skilled dentist like Dr. Farahmand, the distinguished dentist in Arcadia, you can receive porcelain veneers to cover existing teeth and to close gaps, change color, and/or lengthen improperly aligned teeth. With porcelain veneers, you’ll receive a gorgeous, natural looking smile. The Benefits of Porcelain … [Read more...]

How Stress Affects Your Oral Health

Did you know that your mouth can show signs of distress? Just as a knot in your stomach, or disrupted sleepcan be a sign that your body is under extreme stress, there are a handful of oral indicators as well. Stress has become commonplace in today’s world, and if you want to know how much of an impact it has on us, your favorite dentist in West Hollywood, Dr. Farahmand, is here to discuss how stress affects your oral health. Oral Conditions Caused by Stress You know that too much stress can … [Read more...]

Emergence of Modern-Day Dental Implants

The History of Dental Implants In today’s world, dental implants are considered the most advanced solution for tooth restoration. Technology is helping dental and oral health clinicians provide faster, more accurate, and well-rounded treatment to their patients. Before the invention of modern dental implants in 1952, people sought treatment for replacing teeth using a variety of methods. Through decades of scientific research and clinical practice, researchers improved implant design and … [Read more...]

Understanding Dental Implant Procedure

Are you ready to undergo dental implant treatment? No matter the reason for receiving the implant, it is important to have a good understanding of the basic concepts and techniques of dental implantology before undergoing treatment. Before your scheduled procedure, our go-to dentist for dental implants in Arcadia, Dr. Farahmand, will explain the procedure in great detail to you. He will answer all of your questions and put your anxieties at ease, so you know exactly what to expect when … [Read more...]

How the Cold Weather Can Affect Your Teeth

As the temperature outside drops, your teeth are also feeling the chill. Extreme temperatures can cause serious pain for your teeth, especially if you deal with teeth sensitivity issues. What Causes Tooth Sensitivity? Many Americans suffer from tooth sensitivity. Most cases go away on their own. However, if you are experiencing prolonged tooth sensitivity it might be a sign of a larger health issue. It’s important to contact your dentist in West Hollywood, if you have extreme sensitivity in … [Read more...]

The Benefits of Zoom Whitening

In today’s society, patients strive for perfectly white and straight teeth. Unfortunately, many people suffer from tooth discoloration, a condition that distorts the natural shade of the teeth making them appear yellow, brown, or spotted. If you suffer from tooth discoloration and desire a quick solution, Dr. Farahmand, a reputable cosmetic dentist in Arcadia, has your answer with Zoom! With Zoom! 2 system, your teeth will be visibly whiter almost immediately — between eight to twelve shades … [Read more...]

Healthy Back to School Routine

While preparing your child’s back-to-school shopping list, don’t forget to include a visit to your favorite dentist in Arcadia, Dr. Omid Farahmand. According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, more than 50 percent of children will be affected by tooth decay before age 5. You can prevent tooth decay by following the following oral hygiene tips Create a Dental Routine It’s important to establish a daily oral hygiene routine for your young ones. Create a habitual routine that … [Read more...]

What Do Bleeding Gums Mean?

Here at OF Dental Care, we want patients to live a healthy life and that includes having a smile that you are confident about! In addition to sparkling teeth, your gums play a crucial role in keeping your teeth and mouth healthy. Healthy gums should be pink in color and not red or bleeding. The occasional small bleed after flossing is usually okay, but if your gums are constantly bleeding after you brush your teeth, this might be a sign of a more serious health issue. There are many potential … [Read more...]

Oral Health Tips for Older Adults

As the saying goes, with age comes wisdom. The wisest adults pay special attention and care to their teeth to maintain exquisite oral health. Keeping your teeth in top shape as you age is vital to preserve your natural teeth. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately one-fourth of adults age 65 and older have no remaining teeth. Today, Dr. OmidFarahmand, a distinguished dentist in Arcadia, will point out some of the most common dental issues seniors need to be … [Read more...]

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